Lakeshore Businesses Left Behind By Beach Closures Try To Stay AliveLakefront restaurants have struggled with different reopening rules than other restaurants in the city, even though they could be better situated for social distancing than many of the bars and restaurants that have been open for months.
Air & Water Show Bar/Restaurant SpecialsIf the sand isn't your scene, there are a few bars and restaurants catering especially to Air & Water Show spectators this weekend. With special menus and prime locations along Lake Michigan at Navy Pier and North Avenue Beach, you'll have a spectacular view for the show.
How To Celebrate National Grilling MonthThough the 4th of July is a pretty big deal in the United States, let's not forget another important American holiday - National Grilling Month. Also, celebrated in July, National Grilling Month is a month long celebration of all things, charcoal, meat and BBQ. You can pay homage to the charcoal flames at any of the local happenings below. Move over 4th of July, Grilling Month is on.
Best Fourth Of July Parties In ChicagoBackyard, deck and patio grills will be smokin' along will these Chicago spots for pre- and post-fireworks celebrations around the city on Independence Day, 2014.
Best Upcoming Summer Charity Events In ChicagoThere is no better feeling than giving back to others and these upcoming summer charity events in Chicago are a great way to give back to the community.
Guide To North Avenue BeachThere is a reason why Chicago is labeled as the Third Coast. With Lake Michigan at our fingertips, Chicago boasts lots of beaches up and down her shores. One of the more popular and active beaches is North Avenue. Spend a weekend there and take in what it has to offer.
Summer Guide To Castaways Bar & GrillChicago in the summer is all about being outdoors, near the lake and taking advantage of the fleeting warm weather. Castaways Bar and Grill is an iconic summer staple. The huge ship that sits at North Avenue beach is like a beacon to beach goers everywhere. Aside from its prime location for soaking up sun and refueling after a long day at the beach, here are a few things to know.