More Chicago Events

Printers Row Lit Fest: June 6-7. Dearborn St. south of Congress. A large book fair that features a lot of book sellers, mostly inexpensive used books, some food, talks by authors, cooking demos and a variety of other happenings. Party at St. Mike’s in Old Town: June. 1633 N. Cleveland. A well attended block party […]

Best Deals in Chicago

The following list is a select number of what we think are some of the best deals in Chicago. They are not special one off deals or deals you have to sign up for or pay for. They are just opportunities to save money at Chicago’s attractions and at some of its best restaurants. Restaurant […]

Insider Tips For Chicago

Lakefront: Few visitors realize that downtown Chicago has a park, one of its best attractions, that runs for 18 miles along the lakefront. There is a paved path running the entire length that is great for biking, running or walking. Bikes can be rented at several places, including Navy Pier, Millennium Park and North Pier. […]

Spring in Chicago

Summer is when Chicago is at its best but Spring can be a great time to visit. The main upside of Spring is the lack of crowds. Okay there will still be a lot of tourists but nowhere near the hoards that descend of Chicago in the Summer. This means less expensive hotels, shorter museum […]