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Home Run Inn's Margherita Pizza

File this under "things Chicagoans know": has the best froze

I confess: I was never much of an Elvis fan.

December's Chef's Table will get you in the spirit of the holidays. Join us at D.O.C. Wine Bar as Chef Andrew Easterday and Manager and Wine Director Adam Moore introduce us to a variety of the wines and cuisine that make it such a popular destination.

Once again, it's only $25 and is limited to 30 people, so RSVP right away!

Where: D.O.C. Wine Bar, 2602 N Clark St
When: December 17, 6:30pm
RSVP: $25 (limit 30 people)

I think the people at J Bar must be insane. They're hosting a NBC5 Street Team meet and greet on Thursday.

IF you're Bill Murray.

Envision live jazz and acoustic music playing as you sample hors d'oeuvres and sip on a cocktail, the breeze from the river softly ruffling the table cloths and causing the candles to flicker.

Taste of Chicago takes over Grant Park from June 27 through July 6 this year. One of the most recognizable symbols of the park, and of the city itself, is Buckingham Fountain.

This free six concert series brings International music to Chicago's Millennium Park. The first concert hails artists from Catalonia, with its multi-lingual and -cultural history.

More free music!!! Every Thursday during the summer WTMX and Bud Select host a free concert at Park Grill, 11 N Michigan Ave.

Here's the schedule:

Parking in Chicago is almost always an exercise in frustration, and winter in Chicago is enough to make a hermit out of the most adventurous.

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