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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 »

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Tuesday, Dec 4, 2018 at 5:46 PM

See Inside Prohibition-Style Speakeasy Opening in Chicago

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

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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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