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Thursday, Mar 26, 2015 at 06:31 PM CDT

Starbucks Celebrates Frappucino's 20th Anniversary with New Flavor

Starbucks’ popular frappuccino beverage has turned 20 and to honor the drink’s big birthday, the company has debuted a new specialty drink—the Birthday Cake Frappuccino. »

Dairy Queen Free Cone Day

Dairy Queen Free Cone Day

Dairy Queen is celebrating 75 years in business with a Free Cone Day. On Monday, March 16, the chain, which was founded in 1940, will be handing out soft-serve vanilla cones, the classic bread-and-butter of the... »

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Flash Survey: Are You Celebrating St. Patrick's Day?

With parades, the annual dying of the Chicago River and numerous pub crawls, St. Patrick's Day is a big day for merriment and celebration. »

Love Peeps? New Milk Line Inspired by Marshmallow Treats

Love Peeps? New Milk Line Inspired by Marshmallow Treats

Now you can eat your peeps and drink them, too. Prairie Farms, a dairy company in Illinois, has teamed up with Peeps to deliver peeps-flavored milk. »

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Ravinia Releases 2015 Summer Schedule

There seems to be something for every music lover on the Ravinia Festival calendar, released Thursday. »

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St. Pat's Parade Queen Visits NBC 5

Lauren Corry, the queen of Chicago's St. Patrick's Day Parade, is an art teacher from Wheaton. »

Cards Against Humanity Can Now Be Played Online

Cards Against Humanity Can Now Be Played Online

Oh the humanity! Cards Against Humanity has gone digital. »

Soldier Field to Allow Tailgating for Grateful Dead Fans

Soldier Field to Allow Tailgating for Grateful Dead Fans

Looks like this town has a little heart—Grateful Dead fans in Chicago may not be able to camp at Soldier Field for the band’s “Fare Thee Well” tour, but they’ll at least be able to walk down Shakedown Street. »

Which Ravinia Festival Act Most Excites You?

Which Ravinia Festival Act Most Excites You?

Event promoters were out Thursday with their calendar for the summer festival season. »

Oakland Mayor Woos George Lucas for Museum

Oakland Mayor Woos George Lucas for Museum

Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf hopes that George Lucas will consider bringing his museum to the East Bay if plans in Chicago don't work out. »

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