Mark Your Calendars for the Chicago Food Truck Fest!

Male customer boying sandwiches and burgers from food truck.

Interested in getting some sunshine and exploring the best of Chicago cuisine at the same time? The Chicago Food Truck Fest takes place on June 23rd and 24th starting at 11 am each day. This celebratory event was made especially for foodies! With more than 45 food truck vendors, you can expect to be fully […]

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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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The Best Ice Rinks in Chicago

Group of friend preparing for ice skating. Putting their skates on.

There are a host of ice rinks in Chicago that can get you moving this winter. In fact, ice skating is a fun activity that gets your heart pumping and improves circulation. It’s also a great way to get your exercise on! This can help you feel more alert and energetic, while also lowering your risk of […]

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