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CITY SPOTLIGHT: Chicago, IL

on November 1, 2018

Discover Some Hidden Gems in the Windy City Sajae Elder, WKND Contributor If you’re looking for great food, amazing architecture and incredible hidden gems, Chicago makes for the perfect weekend getaway, jam-packed with things to see and do – especially…

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While breweries are opening at a rapid pace in Chicago, distilleries are few and far between. With that disclaimer, Chicago’s third distillery in the last six months opened last week and the new Chicago Distilling Company (2359 N. Milwaukee Ave)…

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It is said that we are what we eat and if that is the case, then there is no better place to find out who you are at a Chicago art exhibit this weekend. “Art and Appetite: American Painting, Culture…

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Ring In The New Year In Chicago

on December 30, 2013

Chicago is a city that knows how to throw a party – as so there are many different options for celebrating while ringing in the New Year: Family-appropriate: Berghoff is hosting a family-friendly NYE party,with food, drinks, and activities for…

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Happy Holidays From Weekendtrips.com

on December 25, 2013

Dear Weekendtrips.com readers, With the holiday season upon us, there is no better time to remember the important things and at the forefront of that is family and friends. Wishing you the best of this holiday season from my family…

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The scent of gingerbread, pretzels and spiced wine fills the air, as a few snowflakes fall by the glow of the Christmas lights. Live music fills the air, and bundled-up visitors stroll between red-and-white rows: It’s one of the longest-running…

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