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10 Free Things to Do in Chicago This November

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 10:00 AM by Maddy Osman

With so many free things to do this month, there's a lot to be grateful for this November! As the holiday season officially begins, there's a long list of things that will become full: tummies, parks, and ice skating rinks are among them, but nothing is more full than Chicago's social calendar! 

What to Eat and Drink at Christkindlmarket

Friday, December 11, 2015 12:00 AM by Matt Kirouac

The holidays are a time for gift-giving and gingerbread and family. It's also a time for mulled wine in boots and more stollen than you've ever seen in your life. This is where Christkindlmarket comes in, serving up festive holiday eats through December 24.

12 Family-Friendly Must-Dos for the Holidays

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 12:00 AM by Amy Bizzarri

Christkindlmarket

I wouldn't want to be anywhere other than Chicago around the holidays. The lights, the shows, the special events - and sometimes even a sprinkling of snow - make the season merry and bright. Here are 12 family-friendly holiday must-dos in Chicago!  

Family Check List: To Do During The Holidays

Monday, December 2, 2013 12:00 AM by Amy Bizzarri

Millennium Park Ice Skating
The first week into December after Thanksgiving, and I wouldn't want to be anywhere other than Chicago around the holidays. The lights, the shows, the special events - and sometimes even a sprinkling of snow - make the season in Chicago especially merry and bright. Here are ten family-friendly holiday must-dos in this season!

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