Posts By: Mel Yonzon

What to do in Chicago in August

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As the summer months roll on, you will want to be prepared to take full advantage of August in Chicago!  The festivals, concerts, and endless summer fun continues for another summer month in the Windy City. As you prepare for your Chicago adventure, be sure to keep a few things in mind! What is the […]

Top 10 Rooftop Bars in Chicago

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Summer is a great time to soak in the sun and the expansive views from the rooftop bars dotted across the city!  Below you will find some of our favorite rooftop bars, with the best views of the city, and some of the more creative drinks.  Check out these rooftops, and the scenery that accompanies […]

What to Do In Chicago In July

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  July Specific Events The month of July provides the city with various events and over 20 festivals, covering different neighborhoods, themes, cultures, and music genres.  Find a complete guide to Chicago’s July calendar here. Windy City RibFest in Uptown 4800 N. Broadway St. June 30- July 2 Explore the historic neighborhood of Uptown while […]

Chicago’s Beautiful Parks

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Millennium Park 201 E. Randolph Millennium Park was revealed in 2004 and quickly became one of Chicago’s favorite parks.  Constructed within the borders of Grant Park, this park provides a diverse event calendar with free entertainment year round. From concerts to exercise classes to festivals, this park pleases millions of locals and tourists each year. Check […]

Free Tours in Chicago

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There are many free tours in Chicago and we’re happy to be included in some of the highest rated. There are also great options for building tours and tours of breweries. Free Tours by Foot Chicago Walking Tours Free Tours by Foot offers tours thought the city, operating on a pay-what-you-wish basis. Experience parts of […]

Free Museums and Art Galleries in Chicago

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      Looking to explore a museum on a tight budget?  There are a lot of options in Chicago for discounts or even FREE museums or art galleries. One great option is to check out discount websites like Groupon, Living Social, CityPass , and various discount passes. Be sure to always check the museum website since buying tickets […]

Family Friendly Activities in Chicago

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There are many great activities to experience Chicago with your family.  Below are some suggestions of our favorite family friendly things to do in the Windy City! Check out our Chicago Visitors Guide, with budget advice, travel guides, and information about local Chicago attractions Go to a game! Chicago is proud to have many sports […]