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Best Beer Events to Keep You Warm This Winter

Beer Events

Until fairly recently, it’s been a mild winter so far. Still, we have a few more months worth of chilly temps ahead of us, and as all Chicagoans…

8 Best Bars Near the United Center

The season is here for both the Bulls and the Blackhawks and, despite the lackluster year they’re both having, the United Center is somehow still bumping with beloved…

The Navy Pier Winter WonderFest Returns to Chicago This December

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Baby, it’s cold outside. The 19th annual Fifth-Third Bank Navy Pier Winder WonderFest is exactly that, a winter wonderland. Even better? It’s entirely indoors, so you can have all…

The Ultimate Guide to 100+ Parties, Dinners, Brunches & Cruises to Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Chicago

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To absolutely no one’s surprise, there is A LOT to see and do this New Year’s Eve in Chicago. And while we’ve been toiling away at our desks,…

Chicago’s Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade Returns on Thursday

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Let’s be honest, most of us tend to spend our Thanksgiving holiday stuffing our faces among friends and family. And, while this is certainly a fine way to…

Chicago Holiday & Christmas Events Near You

The holidays are upon us! You know what that means – events, events, and more events. But how could you possibly know everything that’s happening? Where do you…

The Top 10 Theaters in Chicago

Top 10 Theaters in Chicago

While it doesn’t draw the same attention as Broadway in NYC, the Chicago theater scene has a few qualities that you won’t be seeing out east. For one,…