Arts & Culture

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Best Abstract Art Exhibits In Chicago

Looking for some great abstract art? Look no further than these five galleries in Chicago.

08/17/2015

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Best DIY Pottery In Chicago

Age doesn’t matter. Young or old, just give yourself permission to be creative, learn a new skill or merely have fun working with clay or painting already-fired (bisque) ceramics. There are studios and centers in the Chicago area that welcome adults and youngsters to hands-on pottery experiences

08/10/2015

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Best Public Art In Chicago

Indeed, more than 700 works are scattered around the city in and outside public facilities and parks.

07/27/2015

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Best Upcoming Exhibits For Kids Around Chicago

Learning about animals, captaining a boat, sing a longs, nature hikes, and aerial magic can offer children a summer of discovery and memories they will never forget.

07/20/2015

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Best Music Shops In Chicago

Looking for a music store in the Chicago area? Well, check some of these places out.

07/13/2015

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Chicago History Lover’s Guide To The Auditorium Building

Exceptional for many reasons, the Auditorium Building was a groundbreaking creation when it was built, and through the years has continued to function in an array of significant roles in Chicago’s history.

07/06/2015

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Best Places To See Stand Up Comedy In Chicago

Unwind with friends and have a laugh or two at these standup comedy clubs in Chicago.

06/29/2015

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Best Language Classes In Chicago

Whether traveling for business, pleasure or tracing family roots a few well chosen words in the native language can reap friendly tips and information.

06/22/2015

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Best Summer Art Festivals In Chicago

Attending an art festival in Chicago is an excellent way to explore and discover the creative talents of individuals while also supporting local communities.

06/15/2015

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Art Lover’s Walking Tour Of Chicago

The challenge for art lovers is how to work in wonderful places within easy walking distance. The five choices here mix familiar names with a few surprises within a doable walking distance.

06/08/2015

One of Chicago's most festive occasions, the Chicago Pride Parade, happened on Sunday, June 24th. With a record-breaking 850,000 people, it was a blast! Check out these photos from B96. (credit: B96 Chicago)

Best LGBT Pride Events In Chicago

Celebrate National LGBT Month in Chicago by checking out this list of musical performances and parade information.

06/01/2015

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Best Family-Friendly Museum Exhibits In Chicago

This summer, take a look at these current and upcoming family-friendly museum exhibits in Chicago. From history to puppets, there’s something for everyone.

05/12/2015

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Best Upcoming Museum Exhibits In Chicago

One exhibit leaps into late spring with amphibians from all over the world and another will have visitors wanting a personal robot.

05/11/2015

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Foursquare On The Pin Ep 4: NYC’s New Whitney Museum & Other Art Favorites

This episode of Foursquare on The Pin covers New York City’s new Whitney Museum and other art favorites.

05/05/2015

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Best Ways To Celebrate National Teacher Day In Chicago

There are many activities and celebrations happening in Chicago on May 5, 2015. Here you will find some of the best ways to celebrate National Teacher Day in Chicago.

05/04/2015

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Best Spring Festivals In Chicago

Shake off the cold weather for good with spring festivals in Chicago. Music, culture, art and more are all on the schedule this spring.

04/27/2015

Best Movies Filmed In Chicago

According to the City of Chicago, more than 700 movies have been made in the area. They range from cartoons and silent films from the turn of the last century and the early 1900s heyday of Essanay, a studio that had Ben Turpin and Charlie Chaplin, to this century’s Batman, Superman and Transformers hero movies.

04/25/2015

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Best Record Stores In Chicago

It’s time to dust off that record player and start playing vinyl again. Does your collection need a little refreshing? Check out these five Chicago area record stores.

04/13/2015

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Best Used Bookstores In Chicago

If you’re looking for a rare edition or just want to save a bit of money, then consider checking out these used bookstores in Chicago.

04/06/2015

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Best Easter Day Events In Chicago

From church services to brunch, there are plenty of ways to celebrate Easter with your family in Chicago. We take a look at some of the best in the Windy City.

03/30/2015

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