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9 holiday pop-up bars and experiences in Chicago
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9 holiday pop-up bars and experiences in Chicago

‘Tis the season for holiday pop-up bars. Some of Chicago’s favorite bars have temporarily transformed their outdoor space into full-blown winter wonderlands. Expect over-the-top decorations,…

Kit Kat Lounge & Supper Club
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Kit Kat Lounge & Supper Club

Located in Chicago’s Lakeview neighborhood, The Kit Kat Lounge and Supper Club opened its doors in 2000 and quickly became a popular addition to Chicago’s LGBTQ+ entertainment and dining…

Cheers! 7 Chicago distilleries to try
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Cheers! 7 Chicago distilleries to try

Chicago’s distillery scene is becoming every bit as celebrated as the city’s thriving craft brewery explosion. And nothing’s more fun than a chance to sample the goods! Here are seven distilleries ready to quench your thirst. 

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