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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.

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A bowl of food at Lost Lake

Chicago Restaurant Week 2020

400+ restaurants. 17 days. Reservations are now live for the biggest culinary event of the year.

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First Bites Bash - Field Museum

First Bites Bash

Get a taste of Chicago's culinary scene with bites from 60+ top restaurants.

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Chicago on a budget

Explore our guide to the best free and cheap things to do in Chicago.

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Holiday guide to Chicago

All the best things to see and do this holiday season, from charming Christmas markets to dazzling light displays.

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Lightscape at Chicago Botanic

50+ things to do in Chicago

Check out the top things to do and see this December.

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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.

Cloudgate (The Bean) at night

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