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Magnificent Mile Shopping Strategies

The best shopping in the city is all within walking distance in downtown Chicago. You’ll find everything from the most popular brands and luxury labels to capsule collections and customizable products, and there’s no denying that you won’t find shopping anywhere else quite like shopping at The Magnificent Mile.

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New Year’s Eve 2021 in Chicago

New Year’s Eve is going to look different this coming year but it doesn’t mean you can’t kick 2020 to the curb in style. There are plenty of virtual and socially responsible events still happening in Chicago this year. Below is a list of what we’ve found and think you’ll enjoy, but since these are unusual times be sure to double-check if events are still happening closer to the date!

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Downtown Chicago’s Ultimate Guide to What’s Open

Chicago’s downtown area, known commonly as the “Loop” is typically bustling with the activity of residents and travelers alike during the much-anticipated summer months. 2020 had different plans for Chicago so things have been looking pretty different during one of the best times to visit the Windy City. However, since July 27th, Chicago has entered …

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Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo

Whether you have attended many or you’ve attended one, the comic convention craze continues to blaze on in popularity and Chicago is no exception. Nowadays just about everyone has at least one geeky guilty pleasure that they can’t help but to obsess over (we all remember Game of Thrones, right?) Comic Conventions provide a haven …

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