free




To many people, Millennium Park and Grant Park seem indistinguishable from one another, and truth be told Millennium Park is actually located inside Grant Park, in the northwest corner, so you’d be forgiven for lumping them together. No matter what you call them, the parks combine to house some of […]

Free Summer Events in Millennium Park and Grant Park




Though the temperatures are dropping, December in Chicago is a festive time. The Chicago Christkindlmarkt, the largest German Christmas market outside of Germany, opens in Daley Plaza on the day before Thanksgiving and runs through Christmas Eve. The market is free to the public and features a whole smorgasbord of […]

Christmas in Chicago








You could easily spend several days, even weeks, in Chicago and not see half of what the city has to offer. Heck, I’ve lived here for years and still haven’t seen and done everything I’d like. You’ll never “see it all”, but you can see and do quite a bit […]

Itinerary: Three Days in Chicago