The Morton Arboretum Spring Events

The Morton Arboretum — an internationally known tree-focused botanical garden and research center — has recently released their spring calendar of events! Here are a few things coming up!  Spring Highlights Climate Conversations: Looking Back to Find a Way Forward for Trees: On Wednesday, April 20 from 6:30 pm to 8 pm, this online program… Read more »

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“All The Sex I’ve Ever Had”

In light of the Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA) reopening live performances after two years, they are hosting the Chicago premiere of All The Sex I’ve Ever Had!  This groundbreaking show explores the experiences — including love and loss — of six real-world Chicagoans over the age of 62. They share stories of first crushes,… Read more »

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Chicago’s Shamrock Shuffle is Back!

The long awaited Chicago tradition that continues the St. Patrick’s Day celebrations and kicks off spring — the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle — is back!  On Sunday, March 20, 2022, from 8 am to 1:30 pm, you can join this Chicago tradition that brings thousands of runners together every year! Whether you run marathons… Read more »

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Chicago Chefs Cook for Ukraine

On March 16 — the second anniversary of the COVID-19 lockdown — Chicago invites over 70 Chicagoland chefs to Navy Pier for the Chicago Cooks for Ukraine Presented by Lifeway Foods.  In 2020 when restaurant doors closed, no one knew what the future would hold. Now, two years later, chefs open their arms to support… Read more »

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West Loop Festival for Foodies

Gourmet Expos’ The West Loop Festival of Spirits & Wine and Mouthwatering Treats returns to Plumbers Hall in the West Loop for its 5th annual spring event. Make sure to mark Saturday, March 26 and Sunday, March 27, 2022 on your calendar. The foodie fest is bringing the unique experience of visiting many varied wineries and distilleries under one roof—with tastings, bottles available for purchase… Read more »

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Chicago Pi Day

March 14 is Pi Day, a day that celebrates that mathematical constant pi (π) and is a day for fun and education! Chicago has some amazing places to celebrate Pi Day the right way! Pizza Pi:  Roots Handmade Pizza Looking for a new style of pizza? Try the Quad Cities-style pizza from Roots Handmade Pizza!… Read more »

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Girl Power – The Foodie Edition

Celebrating Chicago’s Women in Hospitality  March 8th is International Women’s Day. And to celebrate, we’re recognizing a few of Chicago’s most talented female foodies. For the perfect night out, grab a cocktail, dinner, or dessert—all three to make things even better—from any one of these masterminds below. Cocktails  Sarah Syman @ The Dandy Crown   As… Read more »

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