The Best Chicago—Themed Gifts of 2022

Give Something Extra Special

We’re bringing a taste of Chicago and Illinois to doorsteps across the country – and the world! Our curated Chicago gift boxes contain unique local selections and each delicious purchase supports numerous small businesses and food producers from the state of Illinois. We also offer boxes that support vendors in Minnesota, Michigan, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Tennessee, Indiana, and Kentucky. You can see all of our terrific advent and holiday gift boxes at

Looking for a gift for Chicago residents or someone planning to visit the city? Add something new to their bucket list with a Chicago Food Tours gift card and they’ll experience local Chicago food culture.

Additional gifts are available in quantities of 50 or more—such as our Chicago 3-1-Chew gift box. We’d love to help you create the perfect gift for your group. Contact us for purchases of 50 or more.

Email us at if you have any questions!

Our Other Advent Calendars

We started with a single advent calendar box and each year have added to our collection. We now offer boxes for Wisconsin, Michigan, Minnesota, Tennessee, Indiana and Kentucky. You can see all of our boxes at

Delicious Illinois Advent Calendar

Price: $159

Behind each door you’ll find a delicious shareable treat from our beloved collection of 24 artisans located throughout the state of Illinois.

Chicago Girl Shirt

Price: $20

We had so many requests for our Chicago Girl shirt featured in a recent social media post that we found a way to make it available to you for purchase on apparel and items!

Illinois Girl Shirt

Price: $20

We had so many requests for our Chicago Girl shirt that we made an Illinois Girl shirt available to you!

Birthday Party in a Box

Price: $55

The days may seem longer when we socially distance ourselves, but we still have birthdays to celebrate. How will you celebrate your birthday or the birthday of a loved one? Allow us to bring the celebration to you!

Chicago Food Tours Gift Card

Price: Custom

Any amount makes the perfect gift! Can be redeemed for Chicago Food Planet tours only.

A Perfect Gift

“I wanted to let you know how delighted my 92 year old aunt was when she opened her package yesterday… She let me know that all were delicious and she’s looking forward to sampling each day’s “surprise.” Thank you again, you definitely brightened our day.”

Janis S.

Gift Box FAQs

Yes! Our gift boxes are available for nationwide shipping.

Yes! Please call us at 312-932-0800 to discuss your order if you are seeking a custom package or need to purchase in larger quantities.

When placing the order online, you will be asked during the check out process to select a preferred delivery date. The exception to this is if an item has a specific delivery date listed on the product listing.

First and foremost, we love Illinois and the many food producers that we feature on our tours. The gift boxes are allowing us to continue our mission to tell their story and help the many small businesses that make our city a great one. Each purchase helps local businesses, including our own tour company, retain staff during the pandemic so that they can support their families too.