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Giant Tree at Navy Pier Winter WonderFest

Navy Pier Winter WonderFest 2018 celebrates the holidays in Chicago. Festival Hall is transformed into a wonderland with nearly 500 trees decorated with 25,000 ornaments, festive rides, twinkling lights, and visits with Santa Claus. Here's your guide to one of the season's most popular family-friendly activities.

Steve Dolinsky's new delicious book, Pizza City, USA is now available for pizza lovers to purchase. Research never tasted so good.

Fulton Market Harvest Fest brought Chicagoans to West Loop to sample the flavors of this bustling neighborhood.

Photographer - Roshan Louise-Julie

Headquarters Beercade's River North location recently celebrated 1 year of their Disney-themed brunches and I was on hand to partake in the festivities.

Stars of Lyric Opera take to the stage in Millennium Park in preview of the epic upcoming season!

Vendor at Christkindlmarket in downtown Chicago

If you're looking for a festive place to celebrate the holidays, check out the best Christmas towns in US. From coast-to-coast, travel writers share their favorite place to spend Christmas.

The Slurping Turtle’s new Summer Menu was spread out before me like a perfectly realized staging for furiously likable foodstagramming.

Chicago Area Pumpkin Festivals - Pumpkin patches, corn mazes, hay rides, and more fall fun near Chicago

Pumpkins are popping up everywhere. Sure, you could pick one up at a big-box store, but there's something distinctly comforting about going to an all-out pumpkin festival.

Fall Events in Chicago

Summer is an incredible time to be in Chicago, but the fun doesn't stop when the calendar hits September 22. There is always something exciting to do in the Windy City, and fall is no exception.

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