Explore Chicago Ideas Week in October

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While plenty of festivals are held throughout the year in Chicago, there is one festival that stands on its own—Chicago Ideas Week. Held annually each fall, Chicago Ideas Week is a seven-day festival covering everything from science to entertainment. Led by industry innovators, these talks and symposiums inspire and educate attendees. This year’s event will be held […]

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Faust at the Chicago Lyric Opera (March 3rd-21st)

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A romantic evening at the Chicago Lyric Opera awaits you only a few minutes from our beautiful community at 215 West. Faust at the Chicago Lyric Opera  The Chicago Lyric Opera will present a limited engagement of Faust by Charles Gounod. The dark, dramatic opera tells the story of Dr. Johan Faust, a philosopher, astronomer, and alchemist. Faust becomes obsessed […]

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The Chicago Botanic Garden Welcomes Visitors Year-Round

Evening shot in the Chicago Botanic Garden. Pond, bridge, willow tree

An easy drive from 215 West Apartments is a spectacular 385-acre living plant museum. We are talking about the Chicago Botanic Garden, and it welcomes visitors year-round. It opened more than forty years ago and has since grown into one of the greatest museums of its type in the world. Highlights include: The Esplanade Designed by […]

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