David Bowie Is... in Chicago

Ziggy Stardust, Aladdin Sane and almost 400 pieces of Bowie history take over the fourth floor of the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago.

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Chicago's Big 6 Shopping Neighborhoods

Whether you crave the latest looks from big name stores, couture pieces from European icons or unique finds from budding local designers, these six hot shopping districts are sure to suit any style or budget.

From Gourmet to Grandma's Treasure Chest: Fall Festival Season Chicago

Chicago Gourmet, Renegade Craft Fair and the Food Network Concert in Ravinia keep the spirit of festival season alive through September.

Collegiate Neighborhoods 101

To Chicago’s already deep-dish identity—food capital, sports town, architectural giant—comes one more personality: university town. In the spirit of back-to-school season, we visit three college neighborhoods for a taste of life outside the dorms.

Glam Squad Chicago

Between fancy date nights and single soirées, we know this for sure: a hot outfit deserves hair, makeup and skin to match. Luckily, you can leave the exfoliating, tweezing, buffing and volumizing to these beauty professionals.

The Making of a Blue Man

As the production enters get another year in Chicago, we look at the personalities and process driving this creative force.

Happy Birthday, Millennium Park!

It’s your children’s goofy faces reflected in the silver bean-shaped “Cloud Gate.” It’s finding a peaceful spot amid the wildflowers of the Lurie Garden. Or picnicking with your favorite someone on the Pritzker Pavilion lawn for a free concert. Everyone has a favorite Millennium Park moment. And...

Ring Around the Rosemont

A quick day trip from Chicago and near O'Hare airport, Rosemont packs a lot into a small space.

15 Things We Love About Lake Michigan

From North Avenue Beach to the skinny cocktails served waterside, these are the things that keep Chicago locals (and travelers) coming back again and again.

3 Hot Hotels, Hotter Restaurants

Forget convention-style banquet rooms and buffets. In Chicago, our favorite hotel restaurants, from casual to fine dining, are a bonafide scene.