Thanksgiving 2011

Whether you are dining out, ordering in or hosting your own gathering, we've got you covered all Turkey weekend.

Holidays can be trying, you may be thinking. But don't go cold turkey catatonic on us, Cameron, not until Saturday morning anyway. We've got Thanksgiving recipes, dining events, Black Wednesday clubbing, Black Friday sales and so much more to get you through the long holiday weekend in style. So get stuffed, we won't judge.

Thanksgiving 2011

Where to eat out—and where to take out—this Thanksgiving.

Customized turkey trots

Sign up your family now for Thanksgiving races across town.

Black Friday sales in Chicago 2011

Hit up these Chicago stores on Black Friday

2011 Black Wednesday clubbing and Thanksgiving weekend highlights

With this many options, Thanksgiving weekend may be the new, biggest party weekend of the year.

Thanksgiving 2.0

We asked the folks behind some of Chicago's best food blogs to give us their Thanksgiving philosophy and whip up a few recipes to support it. The result? Twelve recipes, three menus-and not a single whole-roasted turkey.

Thanksgiving alternatives 2011

Where to go on Thanksgiving when you want to avoid cranberry sauce (or your evil cousins).