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Marcus Mumford of Mumford & Sons performs for fans on day 1 of the 2013 Splendour In The Grass Festival on July 26, 2013 in Byron Bay, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images)

After Weather Delay, Show To Go On For Mumford & Sons

Two days later than originally planned, British rockers Mumford & Sons were ready to perform at Montrose Beach on Friday, and some tickets are now available to their previously sold-out show.

06/19/2015

Photo Credit: Chicago Blues Festival

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

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Best May Day Celebrations In Chicago

After months of snow, ice and cold weather, it’s time to embrace the warm weather of spring. From kite flying to festivals, celebrating the arrival of spring in the Chicagoland area has never been so fun.

04/15/2013

Millennium Park's McCormick Tribune Ice Rink (Credit: Mason Johnson)

Best Ways To Take Advantage Of The Last Of The Winter In Chicago

Most of us wish there was a seasonal fast-forward button for the winter temperatures, but like it or not, there are a few things that are fun to experience during the colder days, especially when you know spring is just around the corner. Take advantage of the last days of winter with a few fun winter activities.

03/02/2013

(Credit: Lincoln Park Zoo Presents Zoo Lights
/ Todd Rosenberg Photography 2011)

Best Places For Outdoor Winter Activities In Chicago

Once you’ve pushed yourself to brave the lower temperatures, you’ll find that Chicago does have some fun winter activities to offer.

12/01/2012

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Chicago’s Best Sled Hills

A day of sledding in Chi-Town requires some planning and usually entails loading up the car and making a drive. Still, we’ve discovered some gems over the years. Here are our favorites.

12/30/2011