Find out what's on in Illinois and Chicago with your guide to events, festivals, markets, music, theater, sport and more.
Find out how to get to Illinois by plane, train, bus and driving. Getting around Chicago and Illinois is easy with our guide to ways to travel around the state.
Step back in time to the golden age of train travel and settle in for a peaceful ride to discover some of Illinois’ most charming towns and hidden treasures.
Visit the many historic sites in Illinois, from the Land of Lincoln, to the site of an ancient Native American city at Cahokia Mounds.
Visit the History Museums of Illinois. From the vast collection of the Chicago History Museum to small town historical museums, you’ll discover the stories and heritage of our towns and our people.
History comes alive at Illinois historical reenactments. Meet Abraham Lincoln in the flesh, experience colonial life, or take a canal boat ride with a period costumed storyteller.
One of America’s greatest architects, Frank Lloyd Wright called Illinois home—and filled it with some of his best works.
Taste your way through the state with our guide to the best and closest places to eat in Illinois. Experience everything from fine dining to shared plates and takeaway fare.
Put your dancing shoes on or unwind at one of the many bars and night clubs in Illinois. Locate the best cocktails, the perfect beer, local DJs, international artists and more.
Taste the regional characteristics in our locally produced wines. Browse our guide to the closest and best Illinois wineries and vineyards for your next celebration or trip.
Fancy a pint? Hunt down major Illinois breweries and distilleries for the best beers, ciders and spirits in the state. Support local production and taste your way through Illinois.
Taste your way through the best of the state with food tours in Illinois. Enjoy everything from fine dining and wineries, to craft beer and pizza tours.
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Grant Park Bistro
Situated in Chicago's south loop, Grant Park Bistro is a great option for breakfast, brunch, lunch or dinner when visiting nearby parks and museums.
A modern french bistro with classic brunch staples in an upscale setting.
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Don’t miss the “radiant star power of Renée Fleming” (LA Times) as the opera superstar returns to th...
Cameron Mackintosh’s spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Phantom of the Opera ma...
Direct from Broadway, MEAN GIRLS is the hilarious hit musical from an award-winning creative team, i...
Welcome in 2020 with Chicago's only spectacular lakefront fireworks show on New Year's Eve!
Conceived in a pizza parlor and argued in the highest court in the land, 1973’s Roe v. Wade legalize...
The sweeping, universal tale of Ti Moune, a fearless peasant girl in search of her place in the worl...
For seventeen days, enjoy dining deals throughout the city and surrounding suburbs and experience Ch...
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