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Southern Gothic at Windy City Playhouse

Explore the Windy City's vibrant theater scene this February with Chicago Theater Week.

Chicago Christmas Tree Recycling

Chicago Christmas tree recycling is available at 25 locations from January 6, 2018, through January 20, 2018. You can also pick up free mulch at six locations.

A new twist on the traditional tea service launches at ENO Wine Room inside Hotel InterContinental.

Oohs and aahs and lots of applause filled the air last night at The Chicago Theatre for the debut performance of Cirque Dreams Holidaze

Chicago Travel & Adventure Show 2019

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The Woman In Black

There’ll be parties for hosting

Marshmallows for toasting

And caroling out in the snow

There’ll be scary ghost stories

Chicagoans love their brunch and if you are also a fan of Mexican food, there is no better option than Cantina Laredo, located at the intersection of State and Illinois in River North. The brunch menu, available on Saturdays and Sundays from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., focuses on modern twists to traditional brunch options.

Amy Lutchen

Sommelier Amy Lutchen is challenged to pair great songs with great wines, and she breaks out all the stops.

Fall in love with Cinderella all over again at Lyric Opera of Chicago!

The Nutcracker ballet has been performed for 126 years all over the world. Premiering in 1890, it was originally only performed in Russia taking place 14 times in its first three seasons. It was a sensation from the start and has been a tradition at the holidays ever since.

In honor of the season of giving, Furious Spoon is partnering with Chicago Coalition for the Homeless (CCH) throughout November and December.

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