Before summer slowly drifts away and we shift our focus to pumpkins and chunky sweaters, let’s make the most of our beloved summer. Take advantage of the remaining sunny days with our end of summer Chicago bucket list.
There are few nights more magical than the Fourth of July — when communities gather to watch fireworks celebrations all over Chicagoland.
Even though Independence Day falls this year on a Thursday, there are plenty of opportunities to catch a great fireworks show.
Whether you’re seeking the downtown experience at Navy Pier, taking in the sights and sounds at your community park or watching the sky light up from your vacation home, here are a few of the best shows around town:
From food festivals to art fairs, there is something for everyone to enjoy during Chicago’s festival season. Start planning your weekends now.
There’s nothing quite like summertime in Chicago. Street fests. Rooftops & beer gardens. Movies in the Park. The beach. The list goes on and on.
With that in mind, we’ve put together 30 of the best things to do in Chicago this summer. Be sure to let us know if there are any Chicago summer staples that we missed! Continue reading
With endless festivals to experience, outdoor patios to discover, beaches to explore and museums to visit, summertime in Chicago is hard to beat. To help you make the most of the warm weather and sunshine, we’ve rounded up 10 ways to have the best summer yet.