The Local Tourist is your Chicago local guide, where you can find things to do, restaurants and nightlife, events, and places to stay. Experience the fascination of a tourist; Feel the comfort of the local.
The revival of True West, the play that put Steppenwolf Theatre on the national map, has hit the stage in July.
We are here for the BBQ! Windy City Smokeout rolled into United Center parking lot last weekend.
I found myself at the House of Vans in Chicago for the first time on Saturday night for their Vans House Party event curated by Long Island, Ne
Take a ride out to Park Ridge to dine at Pennyville Station. Quietly opening to the public in June, this farm-to-table concept is serving up delicious dishes in a "hometown" atmosphere.
What happens when dinner-and-a-movie is all grown up? CMX CinéBistro.
BMO Club, a new rooftop dining venue is now open at Ravinia Festival.
From visionary composing team Pasek & Paul (DEAR EVAN HANSEN, THE GREATEST SHOWMAN), this hauntingly beautiful musical takes audiences on a romantic and heartbreaking theatrical journey.
The Local Tourist has a simple goal: we want you to experience the fascination of a tourist while feeling the comfort of the local, no matter where you are.