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What's Going on Over Labor Day Weekend in Chicago

08/06/2014 | by

Labor Day marks the official end of summer, but it doesn’t have to be the end of the party. No other city does the Labor Day weekend like Chicago. So grab your flip flops, your friends and enjoy a fabulous weekend full of music, food and fun!

Guide to Chicago Air and Water Show 2014

07/28/2014 | by

Event Information

Visitors to the Windy City as well as local residents can enjoy the annual Chicago Air and Water Show, held on August 16th through August 17th, 2014.

Best Restaurants for a Hangover Breakfast in Chicago

07/24/2014 | by

While a trip to Chicago sounds like all fun and games, there are a few things you need to keep in mind here to prevent needing a vacation day on Monday instead of going back to work post-vacation. For starters, be sure to pack sun screen and shades in the summer. The temperatures can get brutal here and the summer sun has no mercy anywhere you go.

Food Tours Not to Miss this Summer in Chicago

07/14/2014 | by

Chicago has many food tours for guests to enjoy. Featured here are six of the top ranked tours. Tongue in cheek, it is said that Chicago has four food groups: pizza, hotdogs, beer, and sweets. All of these can be enjoyed on many of these tours. There are tours for those who prefer more formal dining. Family friendly or adult only tours are available.

Things to do in Chicago When It's Raining

06/19/2014 | by

Everyone hopes for the best weather possible when you're on vacation, but when you plan your trip months (or weeks) in advance, you never know just how the weather is going to turn out!

Top Summer Attractions in Chicago

06/18/2014 | by

It’s always a good time to be in Chicago, but the summertime yields outside events and fun in the sun. Forget about winter and enjoy all of the outdoors attractions and the blooming gardens and parks.

Pack your bathing suit and cool off in the lake or in the famous fountain spouting water from its walls.

What to Do for Fourth of July weekend in Chicago?

06/09/2014 | by

If you are planning to celebrate the Fourth of July in Chicago, there are an abundance of activities to enjoy all weekend long. Where are the best places to watch fireworks in Chicago? Here's the list:

What to do when it's hot in Chicago - warm weather activities in the Windy City

05/27/2014 | by

Chicago welcomes thousands of visitors each year for a city that offers delicious eats and historic attractions.