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New Year’s Eve in Chicago 2022

Celebrate the arrival of 2023 in Chicago with New Year's Eve parties, concerts, dinners and more

Zach Long
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Zach Long

Last year's celebration of New Year's Eve in Chicago was a bit more subdued than usual, but the parties are back at the very end of 2022. Hotels are throwing events in their ballrooms, Chicago bars are welcoming guests to watch the ball drop in New York and some of the best restaurants in Chicago are hosting special dinners. Heck, you'll even find some amazing bands playing shows at the best music venues in Chicago. Whether you're search of a spot to raise of glass of champagne at midnight or simply want to find some great food to enjoy at home, we've gathered some of the best ways to ring in 2023 and celebrate New Year's Eve in Chicago.

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