Families can preserve the sanctity of Memorial Day while maintaining hope for the future and joy in the present. No matter what state you call home, there are many ways to mark the day.
Anytime is a great time for youngsters to express themselves through art. But when school lets out for summer vacation, kids have more time to try a fun art medium such as clay or film making. Chicago is rich in camps and classes with an art focus.
Whether you like to watch the latest blockbusters or just want to see a favorite classic, skip the larger theaters and consider checking out these five indie movie theaters in Chicago.
These books from Simon & Schuster will make the perfect gift for any mom this Mother’s Day.
With all of the festivals taking place in Chicago and the surrounding suburbs, there is something for everyone almost every summer weekend.
Explore local artists’ works by checking out the following Chicago-area visual artists.
Art plus food, cocktails, chocolates or music equals a fun or romantic date when couples look beyond the obvious.
In the bestselling tradition of To Kill a Mockingbird and The Secret Life of Bees, Whistling Past the Graveyard is an unforgettable story of friendship’s healing powers set against the backdrop of 1960s Mississippi.
Take a look at the Windy City’s history while exploring these historic churches in Chicago.
Imagine a city a buzz with construction, tourists and wonders of the world being put on display for thousands. Grand structures teleport you to far away places and open your eyes to a world much bigger than the Windy City. You can get a sense of the excitement that was felt during the 1983 Word’s Fair with the amazing exhibit at the Field Museum. Opening the Vaults: Wonders of the 1893 World’s Fair is currently at The Field Museum through September 7, 2014.
Finding art in Chicago can be affordable when patronizing the following best shops in Chicago.
Put that creativity to use with Chicago’s best filmmaking classes and workshops.
Now that Chiberia is behind us, go out and see a play this spring in the Chicago area.
Sometimes a little nudge is needed to recognize women’s contributions to the professions and the world.
Even though Chicagoans know their city has world-class museums, it sometimes takes a head’s up about a special exhibit to move busy people away from their routines.
If you are wanting a night of fun and laughter, be sure to check out the best upcoming comedy shows in Chicago.
Winter is perfect for starting a new indoor project. Get all of the supplies you need from Chicago’s best art stores.
The Winter Olympics in Sochi start Friday. Check out the top 5 Opening Ceremonies ever.
Plan out your spring accordingly to attend these best spring art festivals in Chicago.
People watch the Super Bowl for the commercials as well as the football. Here are the top 5.
People attending Pitchfork Music Festival on July 18th, 2014.
The badass British songstress Kate Nash stopped by the Blue Cross Blue Shield Performance Stage on Friday, November 2nd to jam and give a quick chat.
For the second time, Esquire named Scarlett Johansson the ‘Sexiest Woman Alive.’