The complete guide to Lollapalooza
Here's everything you need to know before you head to Grant Park this weekend
4 bars you need to try this summer
If you haven't been, you need to go
The best Italian ice shops in Chicago
Grab a scoop or two of refreshing lemon Italian ice
Learn how to play Olympic games at the Chicago Athletic Association
Ever wish you could learn to fence? Or how to wield a bow and arrow?
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The three best things to do today in Chicago
1. Stock up on used books The historic Newberry Library is hosting its annual book fair this weekend, and it's not to be missed. More than 200,000 used...
Pilsen’s getting a new tasting room from Moody Tongue Brewing Co.
Moody Tongue Brewing Co.'s bottles can be found at beer shops all over the city, but next to the brewery at the Glass Factory, we'll soon be able to try the...
6 pop-up shops where you won’t have any problem spending money
Whether you’re partying at Lollapalooza all weekend or want to drop some dough for a good cause at one of the city’s best clothing stores, we’ve found a few...
Here are 25 things to make you feel better right now
In Chicago, life can sometimes get you down. Maybe you dropped your Rainbow Cone on the ground after one bite. Maybe you miss your train home only to find...
'Right Now, Wrong Then,' a must-see Korean comedy, opens at Facets
To borrow a phrase from Raymond Carver, Korean director (and School of the Art Institute alum) Hong Sang-soo makes films about what we talk about when we...
Wale has a secret show in Chicago tonight
On the eve of Lollapalooza, you and three friends could get into an exclusive Wale concert at an undisclosed location in Chicago. What’s even better? It’s...
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The best low-country boils in Chicago
We’ve gathered up the best low-country boils in Chicago—so roll up your sleeves and enjoy
4 bars on our radar for summer 2016
Try these new bars this summer
Your perfect weekend: Logan Square
Here's our itinerary for a relaxing weekend not far from home
Going behind the screens with Flatstock artists
Landland creates tangible mementos that concertgoers can take home, each painstakingly printed, one layer of ink at a time
Upcoming Chicago events and festivals
The best of Chicago
The best ice cream shops in Chicago
Ice cream, gelato, frozen yogurt—what will you have for dessert?
The 13 best day trips from Chicago
Chicago is the perfect launching spot for a host of one-day escapes
The 25 best sights and attractions in Chicago
Make sightseeing a lot easier by consulting Time Out's definitive guide to Chicago's best sights
The best Chicago hot dog stands
Chicagoans take hot dogs very seriously, and for good reason
Chicago's top 20 brunch restaurants
Brunch in Chicago is only getting better and better
Life in Chicago
Study shows Chicago is friendliest city for tourists in U.S.
Chicago is famous for being friendly to tourists
15 signs you know you're in Lakeview
Lakeview is a neighborhood best known for baseball games, raucous bars and parking restrictions
Chicago neighborhood guides
Ukrainian Village and Noble Square neighborhood guide
On the Near West Side, Ukrainian Village and Noble Square are home to an abundance of restaurants, bars, cheap eats and attractions
Whether you want to spend an afternoon wandering Boystown, cheer on the Cubs in Wrigleyville or a find quiet spot in Lakeview, there's plenty to do in the neighborhood
Humboldt Park is a West Side neighborhood with no shortage of attractions
Little Italy and University Village
The neighborhood is a great place to visit a park, go shopping or admire some historic church facades
The North Side neighborhood is home to charming shops, restaurants and more