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Milwaukee Summerfest 2013 - July 3 - July 7

If you have the motivation to drive north beyond Chicagoland’s borders, you’ll venture into the land of cheese and beer. It’s there you’ll find Summerfest situated along Milwaukee’s Lake Michigan...

Get ready to dance Chicago! Wavefront Music Festival coming to Montrose Beach July 5th-7th.

Edgewater | UptownWhat do Fat Boy Slim, Derrick Carter, Cedric Gervais, Rusko, Mark Farina, Nadia Ali and so many more have in common? They will all be bringing great dance music live at the 2013 Wavefront Music...

Picnicking in the Park

Grant Park | Museum CampusBecause I recently moved neighborhoods (Lincoln Park to Logan Square) I no longer attend the book club meeting at the Lincoln Park branch of the Chicago Public Library.  There were quite a few...

Podcast Friday - This Year's Lineup So Far

ChicagoToday is Podcast Friday and being that we are half way through the year, wow did that go by fast, and I’ve decided today I’m going to put a list of the podcast I’ve already spotlighted.  There are...

Taste of Chicago 2013

Grant Park | Museum CampusI was invited to attend a preview of the 2013 Taste of Chicago, which will be held from Wednesday, July 10 to Sunday, July 14.  Wednesday through Friday Taste of Chicago will run from 11am to 9pm,...

Chicago Features The 2013 Eye On India Festival

Whenever possible, in the arts, I’ll try to spotlight events not only pertaining to indie films, literature, music, art, etc., but also I’ll try to show the diversity of cultures in Chicago and...

Rock With Weezer For Free

Suburbs, SchaumburgThis is gonna be crazy!  Weezer will rock for free at the brand new Microsoft Store in Woodfield Mall this Saturday.  This very well could be the biggest grand opening event in Schaumburg, ever. With...

Preserving and Presenting Chicago's Living History Through All Sounds

ChicagoWhen I first came across this collection I thought to myself this must be a great attraction for audiophiles. Then I thought, what exactly makes an audiophile, an audiophile? After looking it up, I’d...
Sausage Fest

Links Lovers Rejoice At SausageFest

WrigleyvilleYum!  If you are searching for the perfect sausage, chances are you will find it in Wrigleyville this weekend at the third annual SausageFest in the shadow of Wrigley Field. Back again with their...
Nazareth

Nazareth Rocks The Arcada Theatre

St. CharlesChicago has so many great concerts that often times awesome bands spill into the suburbs.  This Friday is a good example of that, with legendary rockers Nazareth playing The Arcada Theatre in St....
Wells Street Arts Festival

Wells Street Arts Festival

Chicago, Downtown, Old TownThe summer festival season in Chicago will be in back in full swing this weekend with the 39th annual Wells Street Arts Festival.  Come to Chicago's Old Town neighborhood to see incredible works of...
Marty Casey Silver Elements

Marty Casey Rocks The Silver Elements Trunk Show

Chicago, Downtown, River WestFashion often goes hand in hand with music.  Look at Lady Gaga, Nikki Minaj, and even Stevie Nicks.  So it didn't come as a big surprise when Lovehammers lead singer Marty Casey first hooked up with...
Ravinia Festival

Ravinia Launches The Ultimate Premium Lawn Experience: "Lawncierge"

North Suburbs, Highland ParkSeeing a concert at Ravinia is absolutely beautiful.  You're surrounded by lovely greenery and the music is divine.  The food and wine only add to the experience.  If you have lawn seats you must...
Lincoln Avenue LIVE Festival

Lincoln Park hosts the newest street fest: Lincoln Avenue LIVE

Chicago, Downtown, Lincoln Park After such a rainy and cold Memorial Day weekend, you're probably itching to get outside this coming weekend.  The forecast is looking much better for the Windy City's newest street festival debut,...
Steve Dahl

Steve Dahl, Kevin Matthews and more at The Park West

Chicago, Downtown, Lincoln ParkAs someone who has been working as a radio personality for a few decades (hey, I started when I was 3!) I have much admiration for Steve Dahl's amazing career.  And as a podcaster (Cara's Basement) I...

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