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 five best things we saw on Thursday at Lollapalooza
With a delayed opening and intermittent rain showers throughout the day, the first day of the newly-expanded, four-day Lollapalooza was consistently damp but...
The five best things to do this weekend in Chicago
1. Go to a gigantic music festival In case you’ve been living under a rock, Lollapalooza has taken over Grant Park for the weekend. Listen to more than 170...
The 6 best things you should eat and drink at Lollapalooza this weekend
And we're off to the races! The 25th year of Lollapalooza started a bit late this morning due to a rain delay, but after that, the summer's most anticipated...
Six awesome tech events to check out in August
Gearing up for back-to-school season this August? So is the Chicago tech scene, which is hosting events that focus on developing new skills, polishing...
Word on the Street: 10 crazy things we overheard in Chicago this week
We kept our ears open this week and heard some hilarious things about board games, feetsies and Hillary Clinton. Did you overhear something crazy this week?...
Nearly 1,000 wild animals live at Lincoln Park Zoo and other things you didn’t know
One of the first things you learn when you come to Chicago is that the Lincoln Park Zoo is completely free. It's amazing. But there is also so much more to...
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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