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Chicago Thanksgiving Day Parade

Thanksgiving morning wouldn’t be quite perfect without watching the Thanksgiving Day parade. Whether it’s snuggled up in your living room with your favorite Thanksgiving-day pajamas or on the side of the street screaming your lungs out for Santa’s entrance, the Thanksgiving parade is a timeless tradition that marks the true beginning …

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October in Lincoln Park

Sitting on the Northside of Chicago along Lake Michigan’s gorgeous shoreline is a quiet, bustling, and quaint neighborhood called Lincoln Park. Home to the Lincoln Park Zoo, DePaul University, and some of the best restaurants in Chicago, the neighborhood boasts many reasons to take time to make a visit to the …

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Chicago Free Museum Days

With Autumn winds quickly approaching Chicago’s skies, locals and travelers alike begin to have an enhanced appreciation for the city’s awesome museum scene. Chicago is home to some of the most interactive and informative museums in the country and on select dates, Chicago residents can actually get into the museums by …

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Chicago’s Air and Water Show

Summer in Chicago would not be complete without the arrival of the Air and Water show every August. Chicago’s Air and Water Show is the oldest and largest free show of it’s kind in the country and this year it will be celebrating 61 years of giving Chicagoans a fantastic reason …

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Chicago Taco & Tequila Fest

Warm weather has finally decided to visit and stay in Chicago for a while and with these warmer months comes the much anticipated festival season. With countless food, music, and drink festivals it can be a little overwhelming to actually choose one! However, the 2019 festival season has brought us a …

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Chicago’s Farmers Markets

For every tragedy there is also comedy. With every yin there is a yang. And with every polar vortex there is a beautiful Spring season waiting just around the corner to remind all Chicagoans why we love where we choose to live. Spring is the birth of patio season, bringing in …

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Earth Day in Chicago

Earth Day is right around the corner and Chicago is prepared for the occasion. Chicago is one of the most populated cities in the country which means that the city definitely needs to take steps in order to make sure that its biological footprint is a minimal one. Throughout the month …

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Family Fun on St. Patrick’s Day

Every March all Chicagoans prepare for the excitement that is to come: St. Patrick’s Day. One of Chicago’s favorite holidays and numerous events will be taking place all over the city throughout March in preparation of the city turning its annual shade of emerald. This holiday is fun for the whole …

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Chicago Flower and Garden Show

Despite the wintry cold weather in Chicago, the annual Flower and Garden Show will be this Mar 20 (hopefully bringing nice spring weather with it)! This five-day event will be filled with fun activities and exhibits spanning throughout Navy Pier. With this year’s theme of “Flowertales: The Story Grows On” there’s …

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