Category: tourist attractions

Pitchfork Music Festival - Blistering and Pulsating

Pitchfork Music Festival - Blistering and Pulsating
Yesterday I went with my friend Eric to go to the Pitchfork Festival.  He contacted me late Thursday with an offer I couldn’t refuse – a free ticket and a ride to the event which was taking place at Union Park, just west of downtown Chicago.  The free ride turned out to be most useful,... Read more »

Playing Tourist for a Change

Playing Tourist for a Change
by Steven Leventhal I just wrapped up nearly a month of playing tourist guide to family and friends visiting Chicago.  My hosting duties took me to locales as varied as museums, Second City, a Fourth of July parade, and the Taste of Chicago. Sunday in the Park by Georges Seurat Nearly a month ago, I... Read more »