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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Check Out These Unique Theaters in Chicago

Chicago, USA - May 9, 2016: Early evening tilt-shift lens photo of the large sign at the Chicago Theatre. Located on State Street in downtown Chicago, this classic sign is recognized as a symbol of one of America's greatest cities.

Chicago has a world-renowned theater scene, and even the theaters themselves are special. The next time you want to take in a performance, don’t miss visiting one of these unique theaters in Chicago: Lookingglass Theatre Company  Established in 1988, Lookingglass is a leader in the creation and presentation of new, cutting-edge theatrical works. It is located inside […]

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Enjoy One of These Lively Food Halls in Chicago

Locals enjoying drinks and tapas under the cast iron vault of a food hall

Food halls are becoming very popular across the country. While mall food courts served their purpose for a quick bite in previous years, food halls elevate the idea of diners gathering under one roof to enjoy an array of food choices. Chicago has some established food halls as well as a few new ones on the […]

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