The Beach in January? Sure, Why Not?

Just when you thought going to a beach…in Chicago…in January was nearly impossible, Navy Pier makes it happen! From January 19-February 3, head to The Beach Chicago, an interactive, immersive art installation consisting of a large, open room filled with more than one MILLION recyclable plastic balls. Surrounding this massive ball pit are all things… Read more »

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Experience the Holidays with Chicago Holiday Lights Tour

The winter holidays are synonymous with hot cocoa, jingle bells, and sparkly twinkle lights. So what if we told you that you could see all that and more on the Chicago Holiday Lights Tour with Gray Line? From the Magnificent Mile to Christkindlmarket, and everything in between! This two-hour tour takes you all around Chicago… Read more »

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Check Out a Holiday Comedy Show at The Second City

A famous elf once said, “The best way to spread holiday cheer is laughing loud for all to hear”. Or something like that… *shrug*. Either way, we are LOVING The Second City’s new holiday-themed holiday comedy show, “The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly Sweater”! The Second City’s website describes this festive feature as: “It’s… Read more »

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3 Holiday Pop-Up Bars in Chicago

Looking for some fun nights out this holiday season? Check out these holiday pop-up bars in Chicago! Keep yourself warm from the Chicago cold with these 3 holiday bars: Happy’s Happy’s: A Holiday Bar has popped up in the Chicago Athletic Association! Being in the South Loop, it’s in the perfect spot to stop by… Read more »

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Jinglefest at the Chicago French Market

The Chicago French Market presents this year’s Jinglefest on Saturday! Come by the French Market Saturday, December 15th for some holiday fun and treats. The event is FREE for all ages and a perfect place to take the whole family! Bring your kids to snap photos with Santa, and stay for an onsite balloon twister!… Read more »

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Become a Better Planner

The Chicago Planner Master Class series is an intimate educational and networking event, designed to connect meeting and event planners with the top event venues and vendors.This round-table format event series offers a unique opportunity for you to personally meet with Chicago’s hottest venues.  Imagine learning about the industry’s hottest topics while meeting 75 to… Read more »

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3 Artists Enhance an Already Unique Shopping Experience

Shopping has never looked so good – especially during the holidays! To see some of the most interesting contemporary exhibits, head down to the Fashion Outlets of Chicago. Here are some of our favorites: A Mural of Massive Proportions From Chicago to Brooklyn, Paris to London. The Fashion Outlets of Chicago’s main entrance is reimagined… Read more »

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Experience Serge Maheu’s Passage Exhibit at Navy Pier

Serge Maheu’s Passge exhibit will be coming to Navy Pier on December 7th through January 6th. Come walk through this row of rings while experiencing all the light and sounds that come with it. This fascinating exhibit will be on Navy Pier’s South Dock and will allow everyone to walk through to experience the beautiful… Read more »

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Cirque Dreams Holidaze at the Chicago Theater

Cirque Dreams Holidaze is a show just for the holidays! Watch a troupe of 30 seasoned performers from 12 different countries come together and put on this spectacular and electrifying stage production! This Broadway musical as well as circus spectacular combination is wonderful holiday fun for the whole family! The production comes back to Chicago… Read more »

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