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2019 Chicago Summer Concert Guide

Chicago's summer concert calendar is stocked with some of the biggest names on the tour circuit, with acts like Ariana Grande, Diana Ross and Hugh Jackman to please lovers of pop, indie-rock, soul, R&B...View gallery »

  • <h2>Betty Who</h2>
  • <h2>Rascal Flatts</h2>
  • <h2>The Who</h2>
Monday, May 13, 2019 at 6:46 AM

Indiana Dunes Campground to Accept Reservations

Indiana Dunes Campground to Accept Reservations

Indiana Dunes National Park says visitors can reserve campsites, beginning Wednesday. Read »

Friday, May 10, 2019 at 11:37 AM

Chicago Farmers Market Schedule 2019

Looking for things to do in Chicago this summer? The 2019 farmers market season is here, and we've got your guide to all things fresh around the city. While you might think farmers markets are just for...View gallery »

  • <h2> Lincoln Park Farmers Market </h2>
  • <h2> Green City Market - Lincoln Park </h2>
  • <h2> Wicker Park Farmers Market </h2>
Monday, Jul 8, 2019 at 5:06 PM

James Beard Awards: Full List of 2019 Winners

The 2019 James Beard Leadership Awards were served up Monday night in Chicago. Read »

Friday, May 3, 2019 at 12:00 PM

Buckingham Fountain to Be Switched On This Weekend

Buckingham Fountain to Be Switched On This Weekend

Buckingham Fountain opens for season Sunday, bringing Chicagoans a much-needed taste of summer. Read »

Thursday, May 2, 2019 at 1:41 PM

Ravinia Adds New Shows to 2019 Lineup

Ravinia has added several new shows to its 2019 lineup, just days before tickets to the coveted venue go on sale. Read »

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at 11:25 AM

Summer Movie Lineup Announced for Park at Wrigley Field

Summer Movie Lineup Announced for Park at Wrigley Field

Nothing says summer like movies in the park, right? If you're ready to watch a few films under the stars, you're in luck, as Gallagher Way announced on Wednesday its full lineup of summer movies. Read »

Thursday, Apr 25, 2019 at 11:13 AM

See It: 2019 Taste of Chicago Lineup Announced

See It: 2019 Taste of Chicago Lineup Announced

The Taste of Chicago's 2019 restaurant lineup was announced Thursday, with 82 eateries slated for the "world's largest free-admission food festival." Read »

Wednesday, Apr 24, 2019 at 4:55 PM

Global Fare Leads New McDonald's Menu at Chicago HQ

To mark the one-year anniversary of McDonald's global headquarters restaurant in Chicago’s West Loop, the chain shook up its rotating international menu with favorite offerings from Italy, Spain, China,...View gallery »

  • Mighty Angus Burger (002)
  • Bacon and Cheesy Deluxe Potatoes
  • Chicken McMuffin w Egg
Friday, Apr 19, 2019 at 6:58 PM

Chicago's Grassy Street Fest Returns for 4/20

Chicago is taking its "4/20" celebrations to a higher level. Read »

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