The seasons are changing, and Chicago is brimming with exciting seasonal activities, from thrilling new festivals and outdoor ice skating rinks to award-winning theater debuts and winter family-fun. This season is a great time to rediscover all Chicago has to offer. The new Official Visitors Guide will help you uncover what's happening in Chicago and help you plan your own exciting adventure.


What's Inside:

  • New in 2014-15: Guide to Chicago's booming local music scene. 
  • Top reasons to love Chicago – from stunning architecture and parks to culturally diverse neighborhoods and exciting developments around the city.
  • A calendar of the season's best exhibits, festivals, holiday events and performances.
  • An in-depth look at some of Chicago's hottest neighborhoods.
  • A spotlight on one of Chicago's top chefs and foodie tips from in-the-know Chicagoans.
  • How to get to and from Chicago's airports, as well as helpful advice on getting around the city via public transportation.
  • The ins-and-outs of two special events: Chicago Restaurant Week and Chicago Theatre Week.
  • Plus: A cheat-sheet on Chicago's sports teams, must-see art gallery exhibits, hidden gems and information on sites around Chicago.

How to Get the Guide

You can request a free printed guide using the link below or click to view an online version.

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