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36th Annual Taste of Chicago photos

36th Annual Taste of Chicago photos
2016 marks the 36th Taste of Chicago billed as the nation’s premier outdoor food festival. Kicking off Wednesday July 6th 2016, the Taste of Chicago showcases the diversity of Chicago’s dining community. It runs from July 6-10, 2016 in Chicago’s Grant Park and admission is free. A schedule of events can be found on the Taste of Chicago website... Read more »

“The Heart of Chicago” 2016 Oakley Festa Pasta Vino photos

“The Heart of Chicago” 2016 Oakley Festa Pasta Vino photos
Oakley Festa Pasta Vino June 17, 18, 19, 2016 This annual celebration of Italian culture located in the classic “The Heart of Chicago” generations–old Italian neighborhood draws approximately 25,000 attendees annually. The event features three stages of headline entertainment, great Italian wines, authentic Italian food specialties from the incredible restaurants located in that “Little Tuscany”... Read more »

20th Annual Taste of Randolph 2016 photos

20th Annual Taste of Randolph 2016 photos
Taste of Randolph June 17, 18, 19, 2016 Taste of Randolph celebrates its 20th Anniversary Friday, June 17th to Sunday June 19th.  This festival scheduled over 20 bands, DJs and artists along with some of the best food and drink Chicago has to offer. Located at Randolph & Racine to Peoria in Chicago’s West Loop. Food: Alhambra... Read more »
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The 57th Annual Chicago Air and Water Show Photo Gallery

The 57th Annual Chicago Air and Water Show Photo Gallery
The 57th Annual Chicago Air and Water Show took place August 15 and 16 along the lakefront from Fullerton to Oak Street, with North Avenue Beach serving as show center. Info from City of Chicago website below: Strong in tradition and one of the largest free admission events of its kind, the show headliners include the U.S. Navy Blue... Read more »

Buddy Guy - Shemekia Copeland at 2015 Chicago Blues Festival photos

Buddy Guy - Shemekia Copeland at 2015 Chicago Blues Festival photos
Rain did not stop the Blues in Chicago! Here are photos from Saturday June 13th 2015 Chicago Blues Festival. Featuring two of Chicago favorites, Buddy Guy and Shemekia Copeland played on the Petrillo Music Shell   YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE PREVIOUS COLUMNS: Walk Now for Autism Speaks NFL Draft Town Chicago St. Patrick Day Parade... Read more »

Saint Patrick's Day Chicago 2015 Photogallery

Saint Patrick's Day Chicago 2015 Photogallery
Thousands showed up downtown Chicago for the city’s annual Saint Patrick’s Day festivities. The traditional dyeing of the Chicago River began at 9:15 a.m. Saturday near Michigan Avenue and Wacker Drive. The Parade stepped off at 11:50 Saturday from Columbus and Balbo and travelling north to Wacker. Politicians, including Governor Bruce Rauner, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and mayoral... Read more »
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45th Annual Chicago Pride Parade - photo gallery

45th Annual Chicago Pride Parade - photo gallery
45th Annual Chicago Pride Parade Chicago kicked off at noon on June 29, 2014, more than one million turned out to watch and participate. Chicago is well known as a world class parade town and the Pride Parade is one of the best! The parade traveled through the Uptown and Lakeview neighborhoods. It started at Broadway and... Read more »

Midnight Circus in the Parks is a must see for all - photos

Midnight Circus in the Parks is a must see for all - photos
It doesn’t matter if you are a 1 year old or 100 years old, Midnight Circus in the Parks is simply the best entertainment option available in Chicago. It is filled with nonstop fun and laughs, it was the best afternoon I had in a long time. The Midnight Circus in the Parks is a must... Read more »

Chicago Pride Fest 2013 Photos

Chicago Pride Fest 2013 Photos
Out of the dozens of festivals Chicago puts on each year, the Pride Fest is by far the most colorful and provocative. June is Pride Month and this past weekend the Chicago Pride Fest took place Saturday, June 22 and Sunday June 23rd.  It was hosted by the Northalsted Business Alliance, this crowd-pleasing gay and lesbian... Read more »
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Grant Park Music Festival photos and lineups

Grant Park Music Festival photos and lineups
Chicago Summer Entertainment lineups Summer in Chicago, when the days are long and the nights are short, there is no place better to be! The Grant Park Music Festival season is well under way. While there enjoying some of the great music in Chicago,  a nice bottle of wine and a picnic can make for a wonderful... Read more »