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Wednesday, Jun 6, 2018 at 5:15 PM

How to Get Free Ice Cream For You and a Friend Friday

How to Get Free Ice Cream For You and a Friend Friday

I scream, you scream, best friends scream for ice cream. Read »

Wednesday, Jun 6, 2018 at 3:44 PM

Cafe 5: A Recipe Inspired by International Street Food

In this segment of “Café 5,” Chef Diana Davila Boldin, of Mi Tocaya Antojeria in Logan Square showcases the dish she will be making for Chicago Gourmet's first Global Street Feast. Read »

Monday, Jun 4, 2018 at 10:54 AM

Cafe 5: BBQ King Offers Tips for Making Best Ribs at Home

As chefs from across the area prepare their grills for the coveted Ribfest, BBQ King Smokehouse's Jason Szmurlo has some tips for creating the most "succulent" ribs at home this summer. Read »

Thursday, May 31, 2018 at 8:38 AM

Riot Fest Announces First Wave of 2018 Lineup

Riot Fest Announces First Wave of 2018 Lineup

The first wave of Riot Fest’s much-anticipated lineup has been announced and it features big-name acts like Blink-182, Beck, Elvis Costello & the Imposters, Blondie and more. Read »

Monday, May 28, 2018 at 10:57 AM

Grilling Tips, Epic Burger Recipe From Iconic Chicago Chef

Need an idea to spice things up on the grill this summer? Chef Paul Fehribach, the co-owner of popular Chicago restaurant Big Jones, has your answer. Read »

Monday, May 28, 2018 at 9:39 AM

Parades, Events Around Chicago, the Suburbs on Memorial Day

Parades and Memorial Day events are slated to take place across the Chicago area Monday. Read »

Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 2:53 PM

Tips for Entertaining Kids on Road Trips

The dreaded "are we there yet" could be coming to a vehicle near you, but one suburban dad is putting the brakes on boredom, sharing some tips for surviving road trips with kids.View gallery »

  • 1. Car Games
  • 2. Screen Time
  • 3. Normally Forbidden Snacks
Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 10:51 AM

Chefs Elliot and Merges to Host Chicago Gourmet's Grand Cru

Who needs wine and cheese when you can have wine and food from some of Chicago’s top chefs? Read »

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 9:02 AM
See What It's Like to Ride Six Flags' Newest Coaster

See What It's Like to Ride Six Flags' Newest Coaster

Take a ride on Six Flags Great America's newest ride, the Mardi Gras Hangover, dubbed the world's largest loop coaster.  Watch »

Sunday, May 27, 2018 at 12:58 PM

15 Things to Do In and Around Chicago Memorial Day Weekend

There's no shortage of things to do for Memorial Day weekend in and around Chicago! But if you're in need of ideas, we've got you covered.View gallery »

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