Smyth Joins The World’s Best Restaurants

Chicago’s culinary scene shines brighter than ever as Smyth, helmed by Chefs John Shields and Karen Urie Shields, secures a coveted spot on The World’s 50 Best Restaurants list for 2024. This prestigious recognition follows closely on the heels of Smyth’s historic achievement of being awarded a third MICHELIN star in November 2023. Let’s delve… Read more »

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Navy Pier: Best Fireworks Destination

Chicago’s Navy Pier retains its crown as the ultimate destination for fireworks enthusiasts, winning the USA TODAY 10 Best Readers’ Choice Travel Awards for the second year running. Congratulations! Let’s explore what makes Navy Pier’s fireworks displays a must-see attraction. Spectacular Shows From Memorial Day to Labor Day, Navy Pier hosts free Summer Fireworks every… Read more »

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Chicago Cabaret Week: A Celebration of Music and Entertainment

Experience the magic of Chicago’s vibrant cabaret scene during the annual Chicago Cabaret Week, a ten-day festival (May 10-19, 2024) showcasing the city’s top cabaret artists. From blues to Broadway, burlesque to jazz, and everything in between, immerse yourself in a diverse lineup of performances across various genres. Celebrating Chicago’s Cabaret Tradition For over a… Read more »

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Chicago: Home of House

Step into the vibrant world of Chicago House music as the city commemorates 40 years of this iconic genre. In partnership with the Design Museum of Chicago and The Vintage House Show Collective, this immersive exhibit at Navy Pier honors the rich cultural legacy and pioneering spirit of House music’s roots. Delve into the captivating… Read more »

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39 Ways to Celebrate Mother’s Day in Chicago

Mother’s Day is a time to honor and celebrate the incredible women in our lives, and what better way to do so than by treating them to a special experience in the vibrant city of Chicago? Whether your mom is a foodie, a brunch enthusiast, or simply deserves a day of relaxation and pampering, Chicago… Read more »

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