Chicago Itinerary – 3 Days in Chicago for First Timers

Check out this popular 3 Days in Chicago Itinerary packed with top attractions and fun things to do for first timers.

Make the most of your Chicago vacation with this hand selected itinerary. Enjoy!

The Complete Guide to Lollapalooza 2019

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One of the most iconic music festivals of our time, Lollapalooza, is a Chicago legend. Taking place each summer in Grant Park since 2005, this high-energy festival is a must for music lovers. While tickets don’t come cheap, the high price-tag is… [Read More]

Best Music Festivals in the USA 2019-2020

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Planning to go to a festival in the next year? Fortunately, festivals are happening across the USA, from New York to California and everywhere in between. From pure pop to electronic music, there’s a festival for everyone. Check out our guide to… [Read More]

Best Nightlife in Chicago

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With new bars popping up seemingly every week and last call at 4 am for late-night spots, Chicago is a city just made for partying. Here’s our guide to the best nightlife in Chicago based on what kind of vibe you’re looking for…

Chicago 4th of July Weekend 2019 – 10+ Fun Things to Do in July

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With 4th of July weekend fast approaching we wanted to put together a list of some fun activities and ideas for things to do in Chicago in July.

Make the most of your long weekend by including a few of these popular attractions into your itinerary.

Chicago Labor Day Weekend 2019 – 10+ Fun Things to Do in September

With Labor Day weekend fast approaching we wanted to put together a list of some fun activities and ideas for things to do in Chicago in September.

Make the most of your long weekend by including a few of these popular attractions into your itinerary.

How to Get Chicago Cubs Cheap Tickets

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If you’re visiting the Windy City, don’t miss the chance to catch a Chicago Cubs game at Wrigley Field. Here are our tips on scoring cheap tickets…

How to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Chicago 2020

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St. Patrick’s Day is a holiday beloved by many, but it’s particularly special to Chicagoans. As a city with a vibrant Irish heritage—and an even more enthusiastic Irish-American population—Chicago is the perfect place to celebrate St. Paddy’s. From dyeing their iconic river… [Read More]

Best Time to Visit Chicago

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Chicago is one of America’s premier tourist destinations. With world-class museums, globally influenced dining, and luxury shops galore, Chicago attracts millions of travelers each year. While most folks visit in the summer due to a combination of school vacation and the ability… [Read More]

What’s New in Chicago 2019

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Here are the brand-new openings and events in Chicago you need to know about in 2019. Start planning your Chicago vacation today!

New Exhibits at the Art Institute of Chicago

The Art Institute of Chicago is an iconic art museum, famous not only in Chicago but across the country for its cutting edge exhibits, unparalleled collections, and impressive programming. They frequently host rotating special exhibitions as a complement to their regular collections…. [Read More]

Best Hotels in Chicago 2019

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In a bustling city like Chicago, there’s no shortage of lodging options to choose from. Whether you’re looking for high-end bespoke luxury hotels or a cozy, budget-friendly hostel, you’ll find plenty of places to stay in Chicago. Here are our top picks…

Where’s Hot in June?

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If you and your family are looking for ideas about the best June vacations, check out the curated list below. We’ve put together a few suggestions for our favorite places to explore in June, with a note about just how hot the weather is this time of year.

Best Vegan Restaurants in Chicago

Chicago isn’t exactly famous for its veg-forward cuisine–after all, the city’s most popular culinary traditions are hotdogs, sausage-laden pizzas, and Eastern European meat-and-potatoes type meals. Fortunately for vegans, Chicago’s gastronomic landscape has shifted in the last decade or so. Now there are… [Read More]

Shoreline Sightseeing in Chicago

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One of our favorite ways to explore Chicago is with Shoreline Sightseeing. A company that’s been operating entertaining and informative cruises in Chicago for three generations, Shoreline also has the city’s largest fleet and most experienced tour guides. Their engaging cruise options… [Read More]

Fun Things to Do in Chicago – The Ultimate Tourist Guide for Your Trip

The ultimate family visitor’s guide to fun things to do in Chicago.

Experience many of the popular attractions, museums, tours, and activities during your vacation.

Romantic Things to Do in Chicago – Valentine’s Day 2019 & More

Check out these fun ideas for romantic things to do in Chicago just in time for Valentine’s Day.

Make the most of your time in the city and check out a few of our suggestions for a romantic itinerary.

Getting Around Chicago – How to Get Around Chicago for Tourists

We’ve put together a helpful guide for getting around Chicago and surrounding areas during your vacation.

360 CHICAGO Discount Tickets & Tips for Visiting

Make the most of your visit to the John Hancock Tower. 360 CHICAGO offers unparalleled views of Lake Michigan and the surrounding urban terrain.

Check out our helpful guide, packed full of ways to save on admission, tips for visiting, places to eat nearby, and much more.

Visiting The Field Museum – Discount Admission, Tips & More

Explore 460 billion years of natural history under one roof at The Field Museum, one of the top family-friendly attractions in Chicago.

With so many exhibits and iconic things to see, we put together a quick guide with tips, and ideas to help visitors get the most out of their trip to the museum.

Visiting Skydeck Chicago at Willis Tower – Coupons, Discount Admission, Tips & More

We want you to make the most of your visit to Skydeck Chicago at Willis Tower.

Check out our helpful guide packed full of tips for visiting, ways to save on admission, other nearby attractions, and much more.

Things to Do in Chicago in Winter 2018 – December & January Activities & More

If there’s one city that’s mastered being able to handle copious amounts of snow while providing endless opportunities for fun, it’s Chicago.

Check out these popular things to do in Chicago in the winter, so you can make the most of your visit by adding a few of these popular attractions and fun holiday events into your vacation itinerary.

Best Chicago School Field Trip Attractions

From an excellent aquarium and a popular zoo to the broad selection of prestigious museums that can be found throughout the city, Chicago boasts plenty of top field trip destinations.

Top Museums in Chicago to Visit During Your Trip

Our local experts put together a list of top Chicago museums that you should consider adding to your vacation itinerary.

Whether you’re a history buff or an art-lover, these top museums in Chicago offer family entertainment and educational fun for all.

Top 10+ Things to Do in Chicago for First Time Visitors – Must See & Do Attractions

Check out our picks for some of the most popular and top things to do in Chicago, especially for first time visitors.

Plan to visit some of these top attractions during your trip. We’re sure you and your family will have a great time.