Jocelyn Geboy, NBC5 Street Team
Things are taking a grim turn at Looptopia. For an event billed as the “first-ever all-night celebration of its kind in the U.S.,” it’s quickly turning into a not so all-night party that’s getting shut down.
Foot traffic was shut down on Michigan Avenue north of Washington, and the stragglers left in the Randolph and Wabash areas were being loudly admonished by police officers over loudspeakers to “go home,” and “disperse!”
Bad news for an event hyped to go all night long and a city that so desparately wants to host an event of an exponentially larger magnitude — the big O.