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Grant Park Music Festival

The Grant Park Music Festival is a free summer concert series. This year it begins on Wednesday, June 14, with a performance of Tchaikovsky's Violin Concerto.

Chicago Cocktail Social

Green Curtain Events is proud to announce the 4th Annual Chicago Cocktail Social.

Chicago Gospel Music Festival

The Chicago Gospel Music Festival returns for its 32nd year this summer. Taking place on June 2 and 3, this year's festival headliners include The Rance Allen Group, Jonathan McReynolds with special guests Anthony Brown & Travis Greene, Vashawn Mitchell, and many more.

Day 2 began early. It was still pitch black outside and roosters were crowing as I made a pot of coffee and began reading the guest book.

One of my favorite annual culinary events is an epic competition called .

It was Day 1 and we were already behind schedule. We had just pulled out of

If you have a serious appetite, if you are serious about food, and if you are seriously hungry, look no further than the brand-new

Imperial Lamian Beef Fried Lamian - Wok fried hand pulled noodles, NY Strip, mixed bell peppers, soy sauce

We're all about Imperial Lamian right now, and for good reason.

This year Buckingham Fountain will be turned back on May 6. ComEd and the Chicago Park District have joined forces for the third year in a row to "Switch On Summer." From 4pm to 7pm the seasonal switch will be celebrated with free giveaways, free family activities, and live entertainment. 

In the heart of River North, on the corner of Hubbard and State, sits - on

Perry’s Famous Pork Chop

Start the weekend right with an indulgent lunch at Perry’s Steakhouse & Grille (5 Oakbrook Court, Oak Brook, IL 60523; 630-571-1808).

Navy Pier and the Chicago Skyline

Chicago has some of the best attractions and museums in the world, drawing millions of visitors to the city each year.

Coco Pazzo Cafe

Tuscany and Rome meet and mingle at the new Coco Pazzo Cafe in Streeterville. And the results are delicious!

Good Food Festiva

Annual Good Food Festival and Conference brought sustainability issues (and delicious treats) to the forefront of Chicago food scene.

A road trip does more than just take you from point A to B. It teaches you and changes you. Here are some life lessons learned from an epic road trip.

Brewhouse Inn & Suites

Here's a deal that will make you "hoppy" - stay at the Brewhouse Inn & Suites for just $119, including a 6-pack and tickets to Pabst Mansion!

With so many happy hour options in the city, it is wonderful to find one that offers something special.

Cahokia Mounds

Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site is a UNESCO World Heritage Site that preserves the history of an advanced pre-Columbian civilization.

Harvest Moon's Sunrise Sandwich
What's the best sandwich in Chicago these days? 
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