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Friday, Aug 11, 2017 at 11:20 AM

Free Gelato Pints Return to Millennium Park Next Week

Free Gelato Pints Return to Millennium Park Next Week

Heads up, dessert lovers: You have one last chance to get a free pint of gelato at Millennium Park this summer. Read »

Thursday, Aug 10, 2017 at 5:27 PM

Benihana Reveals Opening Date for New Chicago Restaurant

Benihana Reveals Opening Date for New Chicago Restaurant

Benihana returns to Chicago’s downtown area on Aug. 23 with the opening of its new ground-floor restaurant in the John Hancock Center. Read »

Friday, Aug 11, 2017 at 12:17 PM
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By Elyssa Kaufman

10 Things to Do This Weekend in the Chicago Area: Aug. 11-13

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  • <b>Chicago Hot Dog Festival</b>
  • <b>Bud Billiken Parade</b>
  • <b>Reggae Fest</b>
Thursday, Aug 10, 2017 at 5:36 PM

Bon Appetit Picks Best Chicago-Style Hot Dog

Bon Appetit Picks Best Chicago-Style Hot Dog

A writer for Bon Appetit magazine ate 14 hot dogs in Chicago in one day to determine his favorite three. Read »

Tuesday, Aug 8, 2017 at 11:32 AM

Bon Appetit Names Chicago 'Restaurant City of the Year'

Chicago just added another line in its already impressive resume: Restaurant City of the Year, as named by Bon Appetit magazine. Read »

Tuesday, Aug 8, 2017 at 11:47 AM

Cafe 5: A New Take on a Ballpark Favorite

In this segment of "Dishing With Chicago Chefs," Chef Bill Kim of Urbanbelly and bellyQ shares with us how to make his incredible Belly Dog. Read »

Monday, Aug 7, 2017 at 3:32 PM
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By Elyssa Kaufman

Images Released of New Floating Chicago Museum

Check out Chicago's upcoming "Floating Museum" for an interactive viewing experience.View gallery »

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Thursday, Aug 3, 2017 at 6:38 PM
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By Elyssa Kaufman

8 Things to Do This Weekend in the Chicago Area: Aug. 3-6

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  • <b>Jeff Fest</b>
  • <b>Morgan Park House & Soul Music Festival</b>
  • <b>Lollapalooza</b>
Thursday, Aug 3, 2017 at 8:56 AM
Sneak Peek Inside Lolla Ahead of Day 1 Opening

Sneak Peek Inside Lolla Ahead of Day 1 Opening

In just hours the gates will open at Grant Park and the area will fill with hundreds of thousands of people. Emily Florez reports. Watch »

Wednesday, Aug 2, 2017 at 11:25 PM

Everything You Need to Know About Lollapalooza

Lollapalooza is about to take over Chicago's Grant Park, and whether you're going or not, there are some things you need to know about the massive music festival. Read »

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