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

St. Patrick’s Day in Chicago isn’t just an excuse to consume a few pints of green beer. Here in the Windy City it’s the ultimate day (or in most cases, weekend) of celebration. The Saturday before the holiday, the St. Patrick’s Day Parade takes over downtown, and long before the […]

St. Patrick’s Day in Chicago