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Thursday, Dec 27, 2018 at 4:02 PM

Family-Friendly Things to Do This NYE in Chicago Area

If you're looking for a way to ring in the New Year with the whole family, there are plenty of options.View gallery »

  • Lincoln Park Zoo Lights
  • Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum
  • Winter Wonderfest
Sunday, Dec 4, 2016 at 12:21 PM
By Kristen Torres

Concerts in Chicago to Ring in the New Year

If sit-down functions aren't your ideal way of celebrating the New Year, explore these options for getting your groove on this New Year's Eve.View gallery »

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Friday, Dec 2, 2016 at 5:38 PM
By Kristen Torres

Where to Dine on New Year's Eve in Chicago

Looking for a place to dine in style this New Year's Eve? Here are some eateries that are bound to fill your belly in Chicago.View gallery »

  • Artango
  • Ema_SpicyHummus
  • GTPrime

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