Tag Archives: Family Fun

175 Days to Love Chicago: 14th Annual Katherine Dunham Tribute

Katherine Dunham Celebrate the legacy of Chicago-born Katherine Dunham, a legendary dancer and choreographer who raised awareness of the cultures of the African diaspora. Be inspired by SpiritWing Dance Ensemble’s 14th Annual Katherine Dunham Tribute, a free admission dance performance, and our 175 Days to Love Chicago pick for Thursday, June 21.

175 Days to Love Chicago: Northerly Island

Celebrate Chicago’s 175th Birthday with a visit to a 91-acre park in the heart of Chicago. Northerly Island, open daily, is our 175 Days to Love Chicago pick for Tuesday, June 19!

175 Days to Love Chicago: Alfred Caldwell Lily Pool

Discover one of Chicago’s hidden gems, the idyllic Alfred Caldwell Lily Pool in Lincoln Park, our 175 Days to Love Chicago pick for Monday, June 18.

175 Days to Love Chicago: Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest

Historic Printers Row You’re in for mystery, romance, humor and so much more when storytellers, book peddlers and the literarily inclined take over the South Loop for the always captivating Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest! With over 100 events and readings and 200 book stalls to explore, there’s something for everyone at our page-turner [...]

175 Days to Love Chicago: Wendella Boat Tour

Take in breathtaking views of Chicago’s skyline from the unique perspective of the Chicago River or Lake Michigan. Celebrate Chicago’s 175th Birthday and receive a Wendella Boat Tour for $18.37 plus tax with our exclusive discount code, our 175 Days to Love Chicago pick for Tuesday, June 5.

175 Days to Love Chicago: Chicago Public Schools All-City Music Festival Concert

Listen to the sweet sounds of Chicago’s most talented youth musicians as the 49th Annual All-City Music Festival Concert brings Chicago Public Schools students to the Symphony Center in our song-filled 175 Days to Love Chicago pick for Saturday, June 2.

4 Things You Might Not Know About Hostelling

Photo Courtesy Hostelling International Chicago Travelers young (and old) know that staying at a hostel is a great way to stretch your vacation budget and to meet travelers from around the world. Whether you’re a backpacker visiting Chicago for a summer music festival, a vacationing family looking for affordable room and board, a youth hostel could be [...]

175 Days to Love Chicago: Navy Pier Summer Fireworks

Summer is here! Every Wednesday and Saturday night, take in Lake Michigan and Chicago skyline views while enjoying a spectacular free admission Navy Pier Summer Fireworks Show, our 175 Days to Love Chicago pick for Wednesday, May 29.

175 Days to Love Chicago: Celebrate Chicago’s 175th Birthday at Castaways

Experience the epitome of summer in Chicago when you step aboard Castaways Bar & Grill on North Avenue Beach, and celebrate Chicago’s 175th birthday by chilling out over Ice Cream Cake for the special price of $1.75, our 175 Days to Love Chicago scoop for Friday, May 25.

175 Days to Love Chicago: Tall Ship Windy

Relive the glorious days of the Age of Sail aboard Chicago’s very own Tall Ship Windy, our 175 Days to Love Chicago pick for Wednesday, May 22! Tickets are only $17.50 for adults and $10 for children with our exclusive discount code.