Dyeing the Chicago River Green (2014)

Thousands of people gathered along the banks of the Chicago River for the annual tradition of dyeing the river green. Executed by the Chicago Journeymen Plumbers Union 130, it only 6 people and two boats are needed to color the river neon green with vegetable dye. 

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Chicago Editor Joe Piehl
Joe Piehl

A TLT contributor since 2010, Joe is the Chicago Editor. Outside TLT, Joe keeps an eye out for awesome activities and he writes a travel blog: Joe the Explorer.