Megan Horst Hatch
From the city to the suburbs, the Chicago area has plenty of places for you and your friends to celebrate Oktoberfest. Keep the following five celebrations in mind when planning what to do this season.
Whether your child wants to play soccer, basketball or dodgeball, there’s a fall sports league in Chicago for him or her. Check out the following list of the best fall sports leagues for kids in the Chicago area.
From family drama to an eerie production of a timeless classic, the Chicago area has plenty of theater productions to see. Check out the following list of the five plays you should see this fall in Chicago.
Who says batting practice needs to happen on the baseball diamond? With these five batting cages in the Chicago area, you can practice at your own pace.
From guided tours on a Segway to a self-guided tour on your smartphone, there are plenty of ways to explore museums in the Chicago area. Check out this list of museum tours to find one that’s right for you.
End summer on the right note with these fun-filled activities in the Chicago area. Grab your family and friends for a fun-filled last hurrah for summer.
From monsters to political works, the Chicago area has an abundance of art exhibits that are sure to delight and intrigue.
Whether you want your summertime vodka cocktails shaken or stirred, Brian Raney of Weber Grill Restaurant shares his tips on how to keep your drink cold and refreshing this summer.
Whether you like jazz, classical music or other musical genres, there are plenty of ways to catch a free concert in the Chicago area.
From basic puppy classes to agility training, check out the following dog obedience schools available for your pooch in the Chicago area.
Shake things up a bit this summer and catch a play with your child. From Shakespeare to Dr. Seuss, the Chicago area offers plenty of children’s shows for the entire family to enjoy.
Instead of registering your child for soccer or basketball, consider taking a look at the following five dance classes for kids in the Chicago area.
Whether you need a guided meditation class or just a place for contemplation, consider checking out the following five mediation centers in the Chicago area.
This Fourth of July, party in style by checking out these Chicago-area stores for all of your patriotic needs.
From used bookstores to finding just the right place to get children’s books, the Chicago area has plenty of independent bookstores to visit.
From a beer and barbecue boat ride to an arts festival, you and your dad can have a great weekend together while celebrating Father’s Day.
Find new artwork for your home while enjoying food, music and more at these five Chicago-area craft fairs.
From thrill rides to knowing where to grab a bite to eat, this guide is all you need for a fun day at Six Flags Great America.
Are you looking for free or nearly-free activities to do with your kids in the Chicago area this summer? Then check out what’s available in the Windy City and suburbs.
Help your child find the right book by checking out these bookstores for children in the Chicago area.