THE DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE HAS MOVED
We are pleased to announce the Department of Revenue is now located at the Northwest corner of Soldier Field, 359 E. McFetridge, just across the street from the Field Museum main entrance.  See below for more information on directions and hours.

 

Applications for 2019 events will be taken starting November 2, 2018.
 



A special event permit application is required for events hosted in all Chicago parks.
Applications are only available online through the following two-step process.

STEP 1

Pay non-refundable $35 Permit Application Fee now, and secure your spot in the queue:

2018 Event (click here) 


STEP 2

Complete & Submit a Special Event Permit Application:

2018 Special Event Permit Application  (click here)

NOTE:  You will be asked to include your Permit Application Fee receipt number, from Step 1.


IMPORTANT:  Site plans are required for all events, a route map with step-off times is required for all runs/walks.  Applications won’t be assessed until a site plan and route map (if needed) are sent.

 

Application form is best viewed in Chrome or Internet Explorer browsers.

View our Frequently Asked Questions page to learn more about this process.


For any other questions, please call us at (312) 742 - 5369.

 


 

New Office Location for Department of Revenue

The Department of Revenue is now located at the Northwest corner of Soldier Field, 359 E. McFetridge, just across the street from the Field Museum main entrance.
 

Onsite Directions

Arriving by walking, bike, or public transportation (146 Bus):

  • Once on the Museum Campus, take the sidewalk that heads south from McFetridge Drive, directly across from the Field Museum of Natural History’s main entrance
  • Enter the lobby located under the glass awning on your left
  • Our office is the first door on your left.


Arriving by car:

  • North Garage entrance:  1356 S. Museum Campus Drive
  • Complimentary parking is available in the Soldier Field North Garage
  • Enter on the east side of the stadium at the north end 
  • Once parked, follow pedestrian signs to 4th Floor Exit to Field Museum of Natural History.  The office is the last door on your right just before exiting the garage on foot.



Directions

From North:
Head South on US-41 S/N Lake Shore Drive
Turn Right (West) on Roosevelt Road
Turn Left (South) on Columbus Drive
Use the Left 2 lanes to turn Left (East) onto McFetridge Drive
Offices are located on your Right (South)
Continue East to park in the Soldier Field North Parking Garage.  
Turn right (South) on Museum Campus Drive 
Immediately turn right (West) into the North Parking Garage

From South:
Head North on US-41 N/S Lake Shore Drive
Turn Right on E. McFetridge Drive
Turn Left on Museum Campus Drive
Offices are located on your Right
Continue East to park in the Soldier Field North Parking Garage.  
Turn right (South) on Museum Campus Drive 
Immediately turn right (West) into the North Parking Garage

From West:
Head East on I-290 E
Use Right 2 lanes to turn Right onto S. Columbus Drive
Use the left 2 lanes to turn left onto E. McFetridge Drive
Offices are located on your Right
Continue East to park in the Soldier Field North Parking Garage.  
Turn right (South) on Museum Campus Drive 
Immediately turn right (West) into the North Parking Garage

 

Hours

Monday – Friday from 9 am – 5 pm.  Feel free to call ahead (312) 742-5369.