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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! 

Thanksgiving at the Signature Room

Thanksgiving is a time for family, friends and feasting—it's not a time for freaking out about burnt birds or worrying that the turkey fryer might set your garage on fire. Skip the hassle and treat your family to a Thanksgiving dinner to remember in Chicago.

9 Chicago Restaurants Serving Up Thanksgiving Feasts

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 12:00 AM by Matt Kirouac

Cafe Spiaggia Chicago

Thanksgiving is a time to feast with family, to yell at the football game, to gawk at the downtown parade floats, and to stress about burning the turkey. But it doesn't have to be! You can still bond with family and fret over football, but plenty of Chicago restaurants remove the stress of cooking by offering their own holiday menus. Here are 9 restaurant picks to indulge with this Thanksgiving:

Top Spots for Pie in Chicago

Friday, November 21, 2014 12:00 AM by Matt Kirouac

Matt Kirouac

As you can tell from the onslaught of gift wrap and tree-shaped chocolates, we are deep in the trenches of holiday season. Or better yet, pie season. While apple pie is evergreen year round and fruitier versions like blueberry and key lime are summer favorites, let's be honest with ourselves that pie belongs to autumn. Need to satiate your craving? Here are some top spots for pie in Chicago.

Chicago Restaurants Serve Up Thanksgiving Dinner

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 12:00 AM by Matt Kirouac

Matt Kirouac

Thanksgiving is a time to be with family, to scream at the football game, to marvel at the parade floats, and to stress about possibly burning your kitchen down. But it doesn't have to be! You can still bond with family and fret over football, but plenty Chicago restaurants remove the stress of cooking by offering their own holiday menus.

Top Thanksgiving-inspired Dishes in Chicago

Monday, November 25, 2013 12:00 AM by Matt Kirouac

DMK Thanksgiving BurgerThanksgiving cometh. You can practically taste the turkey and the lethargy already. You still have some time to prepare for the grand feast, but in the meantime what you can do to prepare is eat your way through some of Chicago's coolest Thanksgiving-inspired eats. We're talking Thanksgiving burgers, pumpkin pie doughnuts, empanadas stuffed with stuffing, and more Thanksgiving burgers. Here are some of the most notable Thanksgiving dishes to eat around town right now.

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