With the sounds of Looptopia still ringing in our ears and the sights and sensations having been intricately etched into our minds, Chicago Loop Alliance would like to express its sincere thanks to the artists, venues, sponsors, partners, volunteers and participants that made this event such and incredible and unique experience. Please continue to visit the website for an event photo gallery and post event updates.
Thank you to the 200,000 people that came and enjoyed Looptopia 2008. Looptopia 2008 was covered by all local Chicago media outlets as well as placements and publications both surrounding and afar such as Pioneer Press, MN, and Earth Times, UK. Our site Looptopia.com received over 120,000 hits, while the event had over 70 million media impressions.
“Chicago’s second Looptopia rocked its crowds with enough sights, sounds and smells to keep fatigue at bay”
– Chicago Tribune, May 5, 2008
“I’ve lived in Chicago all of my life, but have never seen the Loop so alive at night.”
– Jim Grillo, NBC5 Street Team, May 2, 2008
“The energy and the excitement is palpable.”
– The Local Tourist, NBC5 Street Team, May 2, 2008
“Looptopia is great for the Loop. It creates a buzz and makes everything come alive like no other event.”
– Von Deluna, General Manager, Hotel Burnham
“Macy’s was thrilled to be a part of Looptopia!”
– Andrea Schwartz, Macy’s North External and Public Relations
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