The 100 best dishes and drinks of 2016
We've capped off another delicious year in Chicago be assembling a list of our favorite dishes and drinks
The most festive holiday concerts
Hear carols, seasonal songs and more at some of the best Christmas concerts in the city
Free things to do in December
You don't have to spend a cent to have a happy holiday season
Bronzeville neighborhood guide
Take in the culture and cuisine of one of the most historical South Side neighborhoods
The 10 best things to do during the holidays
Chicago is a magical place to spend the holidays, filled with traditions that you need to experience
Latest on the blog
Jeni’s new Lincoln Park location will celebrate its opening with free ice cream
As winter sets in, the weather isn't exactly what we would call "ice cream–appropriate" as of late, but frigid temperatures will never stop us from craving a...
Cubs will start World Series Trophy tour on Friday
Don’t stop celebrating yet Cubs fans; the trophy tour is here at last. The Chicago Cubs said that the World Series Trophy will begin its Midwest tour Friday...
Walk with Light's return will brighten up The 606
Walking is a necessity in Chicago. You walk to work, you walk to the store and inevitably you walk back to your home. And now with our old friend “arctic...
The three best things to do today in Chicago
1. Get boozy with the butterflies Swing by the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum’s monthly adults-only night, Nature on Tap, for a night of beer, wine and...
New ComEd rates will increase your monthly bill in 2017
Between rising water and sewer fees and the city’s new disposable bag tax, most Chicagoans have become numb to the phrase “higher rates.” On Tuesday, the...
How to prepare for Chicago's new disposable bag tax
Beginning January 1, Chicagoans may once again be faced with the age-old consumer's’ dilemma, “paper or plastic.” That’s because the city’s current...
The best of Chicago
The best pizza in Chicago
Chicago's deep-dish pizza is legendary, but this city offers up so much more
Best bookstores in Chicago
The next time you need a page-turner, browse one of the city's best bookstores
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
Life in Chicago
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
Just north of Logan Square, you'll find beautiful old buildings and delicious Polish cuisine
Old Town and Goose Island
Old Town is a neighborhood filled with history, including speakeasies and churches
Ukrainian Village and Noble Square
Ukrainian Village and Noble Square are home to tons of restaurants, bars and attractions