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It’s Negroni Week in Chicago from June 5th-11th

Seven days. Three ingredients. One simple way to give back. That’s the slogan for Negroni Week which returns for a fifth year this June. More than 3000 bars around the world will spend a full week celebrating one of the finest and simplest cocktails...




8 Places to Brunch with Mom on Mother’s Day

Mom will tell you the best present is spending time with you. And what better way to spend time with Mom than doing one of our favorite activities, eating brunch? Of course, knowing not all Moms share the same tastes we’ve pulled together a diverse...


7 Free Museum Admission Days In Chicago

The only thing better that a museum, is a free museum, and there are a lot of museums with free admission days in Chicago at the city’s best museums throughout the year—and it’s totally worth it to mark them in your calendar now so...



Chicago James Beard Award Winners 2017

The James Beard Foundation hosted the 2017 James Beard Awards in Chicago on May 1. Chicago had strong representation with nominees in a number categories. Here are all of the Chicago winners from Monday night’s James Beard Awards. See a full list here of nominees and...


The 10 Tastiest Tacos in Chicago

Did you know that Chicago is the top tortilla producer in the United States? It’s kind of insane, but that helps to explain how we’ve got such amazing taquerias. We got our hands greasy and chowed down on the city’s finest Mexican food. Here...


14 Top Gourmet Casual Restaurants in Chicago

Is Au Cheval the number one gourmet casual restaurant in Chicago? A new survey by Opinionated About Dining suggests the West Loop diner is the sixth best gourmet casual restaurant in the United States. This is the first time OAD has created a list dedicated...


Everything you need to know about Wanderlust 108 Chicago

Join the Mindful Movement at Wanderlust 108 Chicago on May 13. The world’s only mindful triathlon is back for two days after sell out events previous years. Rally your tribe for a 5K run (or walk!), a DJ-powered yoga flow class, and a 30 minute...