Halloween in Chicago means Monsters, Martinis and more

Halloween in Chicago is a freakishly fun time for all.

With a world-class selection of events, festivals and tourist attractions; everyone knows there’s no place like Chicago to party. Not surprisingly, the Second City will be an epic Halloween destination for all to enjoy. There are plenty of events to choose from that cater to […]

By |October 9th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Chicago Half Marathon

The Chicago Half marathon will descend upon Chicago this coming weekend. The 23rd annual race will take place on Sunday, September 29th. 

The half Marathon & 5K is centered around Chicago’s historic Jackson Park, which was once home to the historic 1893 World Columbian Exposition. Drivers should be ready for reroutes as the race will […]

By |September 27th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Lakeview Taco Fest

The Lakeview Taco Fest as presented by Sam Adams will descend upon Chicago for the seventh year in a row to bring us a festival filled with music, wrestling and of course…tacos!  The Southport Corridor is the place to be offering boutiques, bistros and other authentic stores on the strip. This two day weekend […]

By |September 19th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The History of Columbus Day

Why is the history of Columbus Day so controversial?

The history of Columbus Day is a perplexing one. Why do we really celebrate Columbus Day?

Observance for Columbus Day is on the second Monday of October, every year.  This day honors the discovery of the Americas by the explorer Christopher Columbus.  It is a public holiday, […]

By |September 10th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Father’s Day

Happy Father’s Day! Yes, June 16th is Father’s Day. This day is to honor fatherhood, father-like figures and paternal bonds. Also, it recognizes the contributions fathers make towards their families as well as society.

On this day, dads usually receive gifts, have dinner reservations or go to a special church service. […]

By |June 14th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

TASTE OF CHICAGO

Taste of Chicago (also known as The Taste) is in its’ 39th year.  The dates for this year’s festivities is July 10th through July 14th.  Taste of Chicago offers free admission to sample some of the best culinary the city has to offer.  As a result, there will be over 60 restaurants to purchase […]

By |June 12th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Happy April fools Day

The day of laughter and joy. A day full of pranks and jokesters trying to get a chance to fool a friend or family member. A day to prepare your best ideas and watch them play out. Although those phone calls about big news or bad news may be false, it never gets […]

By |April 1st, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Prom Day

National Prom Day is on Sunday, March 31st. This day commemorates fashion, friendship, and history. It’s a day to have fun! Also, building a teen’s confidence, inner beauty and individuality are key on National Prom Day. Peer pressure is an everyday occurrence. It can leave a person feeling insecure and inferior. […]

By |March 29th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Virtual Vacation

National Virtual Vacation Day is on March 30th. This day is for you to take a moment and reset. A day of relaxing and recharging. Research states that vacations can lower the risk of heart disease. However, actual “vacations” can be costly. Virtual Vacation cost you nothing. To achieve […]

By |March 28th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Mom & Pop Shops

National Mom And Pop Business Owners Day is March 29th. Mom & Pop Shops are vital to the American economy. Records show that there are over 27 million small businesses in the United States. Often times big box stores open up in neighborhoods. As a result, they offer a larger […]

By |March 27th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments