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When you hear “the fourth of July” what immediately comes to mind? For us, it’s fireworks! And if you’re looking for an unforgettable fireworks show this Independence Day, visit Chicago’s Navy Pier.   Fireworks at Navy Pier This July, Chicago’s skies will light up with many different...

Mark your calendars this June 8-10 for the largest free blues festival in the world- the Chicago Blues Festival! Jam to the best of blues music for three days at the iconic Millennium Park, with headliner Mavis Staples and more. Read below for festival details...

One of the snack food industry’s biggest events calls the Windy City it’s home this May. If you’re a seller, vendor or distributor the NCA’s Sweets and Snacks Expo is a can’t miss event! Sweets and Snacks Expo Sweets and Snacks Expo, organized by the National...

The sound of birds chirping and feel of warmer weather can only mean one thing, baseball season is here! This spring, cheer on the Chicago Cubs as they play at one of the oldest remaining baseball parks, Wrigley Field. With plenty of games, free giveaways...

On November 26th through December 1st join the Radiological Society of North America for the 103rd Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting at Chicago’s McCormick Place Convention Center. This year’s theme encourages innovation and investigational skills to create a positive impact on patient care and the...

The world’s largest metal forming, fabricating and welding event, FABTECH, returns to Chicago this year on November 6-9th at the McCormick Place convention center. Meet with world-class suppliers, see industry developments and new products, as well as learn techniques to improve productivity, increase revenues, and...

Considered the 4th largest race in the world, the Bank of America Chicago Marathon celebrates it’s 40th year this October, with the race taking place on October 8th, 2017. The Chicago marathon is well-loved for the crowds of people it brings, with 1.7 million spectators...

Wrigley Field is synonymous with Chicago across the country, and as home to the newest World Series Champions (Go Cubs!) is highly sought after for events- including concerts. In 2017 Wrigley is hosting more concerts than ever, and on August 25, 2017, Lady Gaga will...

Lollapalooza, a four day weekend concert festival that takes in Chicago’s Historic Grant Park returns August 3-6th. With 8 stages, and more than 170 bands, its sure to be a can’t miss event for patrons of the summer concert circuit. The 2018 headliners include Chance...

The Lion’s Club is the world’s largest service club organization, with over 1.4 million members worldwide. Born in Chicago in 1917, the Lion’s Club is hosting its annual conference, the Lion’s Club International Convention, or LCICON, in Chicago to celebrate its centennial year. The Lion’s Club...