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Welcome to the city that feels like home


Welcome to THE city that feels like home

Chicago is a city unlike any other. We’ve got the architectural marvels, world-class museums, dynamic entertainment, and award-winning dining scene you’d expect from one of the world’s greatest cities. But we’re more than just another big city — our welcoming residents, inclusive neighborhoods, and Midwestern soul truly make Chicago the city that feels like home.

Explore our city, find things to do, start planning your trip, and discover your own unique Chicago style.

World Music Festival Chicago

Your passport to music from around the globe – all for free


Free museum days

Explore some of Chicago's top museums for free this month

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Welcome to Chicago

A message from Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot

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Chicago festival guide

Explore the best of the city’s fests

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Art & architecture events

Explore EXPO CHICAGO, Open House Chicago, SOFA, the Chicago Architecture Biennial, and more.

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Home to unique neighborhoods

Our city’s neighborhoods each have their own distinct vibe, culture, and history. Explore them and find your #ChicagoHome.


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