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Millennium Park Summer Film Series 2016 Schedule

Millennium Park Summer Film Series in Chicago

Tuesdays just became much more enjoyable, thanks to theMillennium Park Summer Film Series! The Millennium Park FoundationandChicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE) have teamed up to create a phenomenal night out in Millennium Park. This free series runs from June 21st to August 30th? every Tuesday at 6:30pm will feature a different…

Taste of Chicago Music Lineup for 2016

Taste Of Chicago Music Lineup 2016

Free performances showcasing a variety of local musicians in Grant Park, July 6-10 The popular Bud Light Stage at the 36th Annual Taste of Chicago will offer five days of top performances from up-and-coming as well as established Chicago artists, July 6?10 in Grant Park. The entertainment stage, located at the south end of Taste…

Memorial Day Specials in Chicago for 2016

Pints of beer for the holiday parties

Memorial Day in Chicago is the perfect time to kick off summer. The weather is typically on the up and up, the beaches are open and the parks are freshly green. If you find yourself hungry, thirsty or in need of some entertainment this Memorial Day weekend, these specials and happenings around Chicago will most…

Farmers Markets in Chicago 2016 Schedule

Fruits and Vegetable from Farmers markets in Chicago

A sure sign of spring arriving and summer rapidly approaching is the kickoff of Farmers Markets in Chicago. Many people look forward to the opening of the market in Daley Plaza, which happens to be theoldest farmers market in Chicago. It kicks off on May 12 and is the official start of the City of…

21 St. Patrick’s Day 2016 Celebrations in ...

st patricks day hat and gold coins

St.Patrick's Day in Chicago is kind of a big deal. The city turns into one giant party and the river turns green. With a rich history of Ireland embedded into the city? everyone can feel a little Irish on St. Patrick's Day. Even though the actual holiday isn't until March 17th, the festivities start early.…

Great Lakes Tattoo ? 1st Annual Walk-Up Classic ...

great lakes tattoo storefront

A photo posted by greatlakestattoo (@greatlakestattoo) on Feb 11, 2016 at 8:02am PST Great Lakes Tattoo is taking everything that they've come to not fancy about mainstream tattoo conventions and proceeding to do the opposite. GLT's owner Nick Colella commented: "I feel that present-day tattooing and standardized tattoo conventions have gotten so far away from…

Cooking Classes in Chicago ? Be Iron Chef not Ch...

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While eating out and exploring the extensive amounts of phenomenal restaurants in Chicago is insanely enjoyable? there is perhaps a better way to try new cuisine; cook it for yourself. There are a good amount of options for cooking classes in Chicago. They range from barbecue, to vegan, desserts and ethnic styles of cooking as…

30 Super Bowl Specials in Chicago ? Parties ...

pouring beer into glass with bbq chicken wings in background

Super Bowlis always a bittersweet event. The entirety of a season's battles, trash talking and celebrations come down to this very day. It can be joyous, even if your team isn't in the running for World Champions.It's the perfect day for camaraderie. On the flip side, it also means that Sundays won't be designated to…

Celebrating the Launch of Inspired Catering ...

Inspired Catering & Events in Chicago

Have you been to a wedding or catered event before where the food is bland, poorly seasoned, and actually put a damper on the festivities? Likely this has happened more than once. Fortunately, there are high-quality, gourmet catering companies in Chicago like Inspired Catering & Events that push catered food beyond the typical chicken, beef,…

Chicago Air and Water Show ? Specials & the...

Chicago air and water show with the Blue Angles

The Chicago Air and Water Show is a magnificent spectacle that takes to the skies and lake. I still remember being a young lad and looking up in amazement as planes seemed to perform impossible stunts. My infatuation with aircrafts has slightly lessened into myold age but that doesn't mean that I don't appreciate them.…