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Tuesday, Dec 4, 2018 at 10:21 AM

Prohibition-Style Speakeasy to Open in Chicago for NYE

Prohibition-Style Speakeasy to Open in Chicago for NYE

A Prohibition-style speakeasy will soon open in Chicago – but only for those who know the password. Read »

Thursday, Nov 29, 2018 at 12:56 PM

See Inside: Six Flags Gets Festive With New Holiday in Park

Six Flags Great America has transformed into a winter wonderland for the first time ever. Read »

Wednesday, Nov 28, 2018 at 2:39 PM

Rolling Stones Add 2nd Chicago Show to 2019 Tour

Rolling Stones Add 2nd Chicago Show to 2019 Tour

The Rolling Stones are giving fans just what they want - another Chicago performance in their upcoming tour. Read »

Tuesday, Nov 27, 2018 at 4:56 PM

Sneak Peek: Inside Swissotel Chicago’s Santa Suite

For the 5th year in a row, Swissotel Chicago offers a full Santa experience when visitors choose to book an overnight stay at the Santa Suite.View gallery »

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Tuesday, Nov 27, 2018 at 2:55 PM
By Jazmin Marcos

Things to Do This Holiday Season In and Around Chicago

Chicago and its suburbs are spreading holiday cheer across the area. Beginning in November, gather your friends and family and check out these festive events to get you into the holiday spirit.View gallery »

  • Christmas Around the World and Holidays of Light Nov.15-Jan. 6
  • Illumination: Tree Lights at The Morton Arboretum
  • Christkindlmarket Chicago, Naperville and Milwaukee
Wednesday, Nov 21, 2018 at 2:38 PM

Construction Begins on Massive Ice Castles in Lake Geneva

The stunning, internally-lit life-size castles, made by hand each winter by a Utah-based sculptor and his team, are slated to open in Lake Geneva at the end of December.View gallery »

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Wednesday, Nov 21, 2018 at 1:46 PM
By Lizzie LeBow

Things to Eat, Drink and Buy at Chicago's Christkindlmarket

There's no shortage of things to eat and drink as you explore holiday gift ideas at the Christkindlmarket in Chicago.View gallery »

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Saturday, Mar 30, 2019 at 11:32 AM

Rolling Stones Coming to Soldier Field in 2019 Tour

Rolling Stones Coming to Soldier Field in 2019 Tour

You can’t always get what you want – but sometimes you do. Read »

Friday, Nov 16, 2018 at 6:03 PM

Chicago's 2018 Christmas Tree to Light Up Friday

The newly chosen 60-foot Norway Spruce from Elmhurst marks Chicago's 105th tree, according to a press release Tuesday. Read »

Monday, Nov 19, 2018 at 11:01 AM

Chicago-Area Restaurants Open for Thanksgiving Dinner

There's no need to slave over your Turkey Day meal thanks to these Chicago-area restaurants.View gallery »

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