Chicago History: The Windy City

The City of Chicago is very well known for its blistering winds. There is so much wind that people can experience it inside tall buildings. The SkyDeck at Willis Tower and the Observation Deck at Hancock Tower is not just known for the incredible city view. Visitors can feel the buildings swaying back and forth… Read more »

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Chicago History: The Great Fire

Most people have heard stories or tales about Chicago’s Great Fire that occurred from October 8 until October 10 1871. As many may or may not know, the legend has it that a cow had kicked over a lantern in a barn located on the city’s southwest side, which then started the fire.  The owner… Read more »

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What to do in Chicago in January

Winter in Chicago is one of the most beautiful and magical times of year. The steady falling snow over the bright lights of the city make a picture perfect moment. Don’t waste the season by laying in bed every day. The Chicago area is full of fun activities the entire month of January!  Drive-In Movie… Read more »

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Learn with the Chicago Architecture Center

Adaption is one of the biggest things Chicago residents had to learn this year. In these uncertain times, it is crucial to adapt to the changes in the city and throughout the world. Chicago Architecture Center takes this to the next level with their online exhibits. These exhibits give guests the experience of exploring the… Read more »

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Lots of Laughs with The Second City

If there’s something everyone needs right now is a laugh!Having been the home and kickstarter for multiple notable comedians over the years such as Donald Adams, Phatt Al, Rose Abdoo, and Christina Anthony, The Second City is your go-to place in the city for comedic relief and an overall good time.  Although The Second City… Read more »

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2021- FINALLY!

The moment we have all been waiting for is finally here! It is time to say goodbye to 2020 and say hello to the new year by supporting some of our favorite Chicago businesses. There are plenty of delicious takeout options for those looking to spend a low key NYE at home. For those ready… Read more »

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Ring in 2021 with STK

It’s almost time to ring in the New Year, and I know we are all ready to say goodbye to 2020 and a BIG hello to 2021! Although celebrations will be different this year, don’t miss out on events such as New Year’s Eve at STK Steakhouse! At STK guests can enjoy a modern dining… Read more »

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How to Support Local Businesses This Season

The holidays have arrived and even though they might not feel the same this year, there’s still lots of cheer to go around! Now is a very important time to support one another and our local businesses. Here are some fun ways to check items off your holiday to-do list while getting in some of… Read more »

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Holiday Cheer is Alive and Well at these Pop-Up Bars

We know times are really tough, but that doesn’t mean the holiday spirit isn’t in the air with Christmas lights, cozy spots, and cocktails! Here’s a round-up of various Pop-up bars around the city that are of course safe, but a fun way to get your Christmas festivities on! Frosty’s: A Christmas Bar This pop-up… Read more »

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Fashion Outlets of Chicago

Last-Minute Holiday Shopping with Ease

Let’s face it– this year has been a lot to handle. Lucky for us, The Fashion Outlets of Chicago knows the power of retail therapy! Get ready to shop this holiday season, whether it be for our friends, family, or yourself. The Christmas spirit has officially reached the Outlets and they want to ensure you… Read more »

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