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Monday, Jun 17, 2019 at 4:38 PM

Everything to Know About Pride in Chicago for 2019

Everything to Know About Pride in Chicago for 2019

From a new downtown festival to a colorful parade and more, thousands are preparing to celebrate Pride and recognize 50 years since Stonewall. Read »

Thursday, Jun 13, 2019 at 1:27 PM

Wayfair Opening Pop-Up 'Inspiration Shop' in Woodfield Mall

Wayfair Opening Pop-Up 'Inspiration Shop' in Woodfield Mall

Wayfair is stepping out of the internet and into Chicago's northwest suburbs this summer. The online home goods purveyor announced it will open a Wayfair Decor & Inspiration Shop at Woodfield Mall, offering... Read »

Tuesday, Jun 11, 2019 at 4:32 PM
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By Ana Ramos

Chicago Festivals to Attend This Summer

From music to food, Chicago has some of the most diverse offerings of summer festivals. Take a look through to see when your favorites are coming and make plans to try new festivals, too.View gallery »

  • Ribfest
  • Puerto Rican Fest, Parade
  • Grant Park Music Festival
Monday, Jun 10, 2019 at 5:09 PM

36th Annual Blues Fest Honors Chicago-Born Music Genre in Style

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Monday, Jun 10, 2019 at 4:40 PM
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By Casey Mitchell

Louis Vuitton Opens Bright Orange Pop-Up Shop in Chicago

Louis Vuitton knows how to make an electric entrance in Chicago. The luxury brand painted its new West Loop pop-up store neon orange, an homage to its menswear artistic director Virgil Abloh and his...View gallery »

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Monday, Jun 10, 2019 at 5:04 PM
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See Inside Chicago-Area Homes Redefining the Term 'Man Cave'

In honor of Father's Day, VHT Studios searched its property photos for some of the best, most over-the-top versions of the so-called "man cave" the Chicago area has to offer.View gallery »

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  • man cave barrington hills
  • man cave burr ridge
Saturday, Jun 8, 2019 at 10:20 AM

Festivals Happening In and Around Chicago This Weekend

Still setting your weekend plans? This should help.View gallery »

  • Midsommarfest
  • Wells Street Art Festival
  • Chicago Blues Festival
Wednesday, Jun 5, 2019 at 3:34 PM

'Top Chef' Alum Shares Guacamole Recipes With a Twist

In this segment of Cafe 5, Chef Johnny Anderes of Bar Biscay shares his recipe for sausage stuffed peppers in honor of Chicago Gourmet's ticket launch happening this week. Read »

Tuesday, Jun 4, 2019 at 10:58 AM

Lolla Announces After Shows for 2019 Summer Fest

Lolla Announces After Shows for 2019 Summer Fest

Lollapalooza has announced its official after-show lineup, bringing more than 55 additional performances to Chicago for the summer festival. Read »

Thursday, May 30, 2019 at 8:37 AM

Cafe 5: Thai-Style Pork Omelet Recipe

In this segment of Cafe 5, Chef Johnny Anderes of Bar Biscay shares his recipe for sausage stuffed peppers in honor of Chicago Gourmet's ticket launch happening this week. Read »

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