Celebrate NYE at The Drake Chicago

Celebrate this New Year's Eve at The Drake's annual NYE party! Source: thedrakehotel.com

New Year's Eve in Chicago ... and what are you going to do? Here's a suggestion - head for The Drake. It's not just convenient - the hotel is a 15 minute walk - it's also home to one of the very best New Year's Eve parties in Chicago. Now in its 15th year, the 2014 party is set to be one of the biggest and best events yet, so you'll definitely want to be … [Read more...]

Visit the Lincoln Park Zoo for ZooLights

Have a blast at the Lincoln Park Zoo's latest Zoolights event! Source: Facebook

There are so many things to do in Chicago, whether you are looking for something for the adults or for the children. Maybe an event involving a zoo and lights will strike your and your children’s fancy. Zoolights is located at the Lincoln Park Zoo at 2001 North Clark Street. This event is going on almost daily, except for December 24th and 25th, … [Read more...]

Celebrate NYE at The Drake Chicago

The Drake Hotel Chicago

New Year's Eve in Chicago ... and what are you going to do? Here's a suggestion - head for The Drake. It's not just convenient - the hotel is a 15 minute walk - it's also home to one of the very best New Year's Eve parties in Chicago. Now in its 15th year, the 2014 party is set to be one of the biggest and best events yet, so you'll definitely want to … [Read more...]

Visit the Lincoln Park Zoo for ZooLights

ZooLights at Lincoln Park Zoo

There are so many things to do in Chicago, whether you are looking for something for the adults or for the children. Maybe an event involving a zoo and lights will strike you and your children’s fancy. Zoolights is located at the Lincoln Park Zoo at 2001 North Clark Street. This event is going on almost daily, except for December 24th and 25th, … [Read more...]

Head Out for a Night of Laughs at the Yeah Buddy Awesome Time Comedy Show

Yeah Buddy Awesome Time Comedy Show

If you like to check out comedy shows in Chicago, be sure to see a free comedy show once a month at Brainstorm Comics. The Yeah Buddy Awesome Time Comedy Show takes place once a month until December 27 at this spot in Wicker Park. It is part gaming, part idiosyncratic video-rental, part comic and part stand-up comedy club on the third floor of the … [Read more...]

Check Out These Chicago Holiday Markets

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Shop at any of these Chicago holiday markets and experience unique Chicago shopping for that perfect gift or bargain. Christkindlmarket – This free market in Daley Plaza will be open from November 21 through December 19 and is Chicago’s biggest open-air market featuring German items like cuckoo clocks, nutcrackers and more. Apart from crafts, … [Read more...]

Learn About Holidays Around The World at the Museum of Science & Industry

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The Christmas Around the World and Holiday Lights exhibit is held every year at the Museum of Science & Industry in Chicago. West77 apartment residents looking for great holiday events in Chicago to attend in the coming months shouldn't miss this interesting and festive educational opportunity. This year the Museum of Science & Industry will … [Read more...]

Don’t Miss the Chicago Food Film Fest

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There are many Chicago festivals you can attend year round and the Chicago Food Film Fest is definitely worth checking out. This food film fest takes place November 19 through 22 and is the only festival on the planet where you watch food films and then eat the food as depicted in the film in your seat. Proceeds from ticket sales benefit The Good Food … [Read more...]

Check Out the Randolph Street Holiday Market

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Check out the Randolph Street Holiday Market for a unique holiday shopping experience. Rated as one of the top holiday shopping destinations the holiday market is perfect to shop for bargains. The Holiday Market will run on November 22 & 23 and December 5 & 6 from 10am to 5pm in the Plumbers Hall on W, Washington. It will provide a unique … [Read more...]

Top Spots for Burritos in Chicago

There are plenty of great places to find a tasty burrito near your Chicago apartment community.  Source: Facebook

The burrito is a special food. A warm flour tortilla stuffed with tender meats, beans, and cheese. Wrapped tight and ready for anything. Throw them in your bag to take with you or sink your teeth right in one on the spot. Chicago has plenty of places to find awesome burritos. Which of these five hot spots has the best burritos in Chicago? Try them and … [Read more...]