Tickets are now on sale for Startup Chicago!

Adults: $15 advance / $20 door
Students & Seniors with ID: $10 advance / $15 door
3-Day Pass: $30 advance / $40 door
Children admitted Free

Opening Night Celebration / Friday, Sept 15th, 7–10 PM

Food, drinks, music, sound and video projects and performances all night. All you need is a General Admission ticket to enjoy!

Throughout our Public Hours

Tasty food, coffee, and non-alcoholic drinks will be available for purchase on the first floor in the West Town Bakery each day from 6am-11pm and specialty cocktails and alcoholic libations in the Berkshire Room from 4pm-2am each night.


Ticket Refund Policy

Tickets purchased for stARTup Art Fair are non-refundable, except in the event of fair cancellation. Refunds are then given in original form of payment. Per ticket and per order handling fees are non-refundable, with no exceptions.


Opening Hours & Venue

Press Preview (invitation only)

Friday September 15, 12–2pm

Guided Room Tours

Friday September 15, 3pm on


Opening Night Celebration

Friday September 15, 7–10pm

Public Days
Friday September 15, 2–6pm
Saturday September 16, 12–9pm
Sunday September 17, 12–7pm


ACME Hotel Chicago

15 East Ohio Street, Chicago, IL 60611


If you've never been one for convention, ACME is the right choice for you. Located 2 ½ blocks from the Magnificent Mile in the River North neighborhood, ACME is downtown Chicago's lifestyle boutique hotel alternative. If you appreciate an eye for design and dig a high-tech vibe, you'll feel right at home in this trendy, but inviting, approachable hotel.