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Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 2:40 PM

Paul McCartney Is Coming to the Chicago Area

Paul McCartney Is Coming to the Chicago Area

Paul McCartney is hitting the road again – and he’ll be returning to the Chicago area this summer. Read »

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 2:34 PM

See North Coast Music Festival's 2017 Lineup

See North Coast Music Festival's 2017 Lineup

North Coast Music Festival released most of its 2017 lineup Tuesday, revealing several of the artists that will take the stage in Chicago’s Union Park over Labor Day Weekend. Read »

Monday, Apr 24, 2017 at 2:51 PM

Ben Harper, Twin Peaks to Perform at Taste of Chicago

Ben Harper, Twin Peaks to Perform at Taste of Chicago

The Taste of Chicago has announced that Ben Harper and the Innocent Criminals will play at the Petrillo Music Shell this summer. Read »

Friday, Apr 21, 2017 at 12:23 PM

Chicago Jazz Club to Transform Into Seb's From 'La La Land'

Chicago Jazz Club to Transform Into Seb's From 'La La Land'

The Hollywood-style jazz club featured in the hit movie “La La Land” will soon come to life in Chicago. Read »

Thursday, Apr 20, 2017 at 2:47 PM

Midwest Cities Named on List of 'Cities to Watch in 2017'

Midwest Cities Named on List of 'Cities to Watch in 2017'

Three Midwest cities have been named on a list of “U.S Cities to Watch in 2017.” Read »

Tuesday, Apr 25, 2017 at 2:30 PM

See Riot Fest's 2017 Lineup

See Riot Fest's 2017 Lineup

Riot Fest unveiled the first wave of its 2017 lineup Wednesday morning, hours before tickets go on sale. Read »

Monday, Apr 17, 2017 at 2:18 PM

Summerfest Announces 2017 Headliners

Summerfest Announces 2017 Headliners

Get your calendars ready-- Milwaukee's Summerfest headliners have been revealed. Read »

Monday, Apr 17, 2017 at 11:18 AM

Millennium Park Summer Film Series' 2017 Lineup is Here

Millennium Park Summer Film Series' 2017 Lineup is Here

Get your blankets, snacks, and bottles of wine ready, because Chicago’s popular outdoor summer movie series will soon be making its return to Millennium Park. Read »

Friday, Apr 14, 2017 at 12:22 PM

10 Places to Eat Outside This Weekend

After what feels like days of (never-ending) rain, we're ready for a weekend with...View gallery »

Thursday, Apr 13, 2017 at 11:54 AM

Ravinia Adds New Headliners to Summer Lineup

Ravinia Adds New Headliners to Summer Lineup

Ravinia's star-studded 2017 summer lineup just got even bigger. Read »

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