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Comedian Kelsie Huff explains how women are owning Windy City comedy—and how you can get in on the act. 
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Spend some time in Springfield, Illinois and enjoy tasty restaurants, visit a Frank Lloyd Wright house, explore Lincoln land and relax with a cocktail while taking in a sparkling view of the city.
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Follow the Lakefront Trail south from Northerly Island to lose the crowds and discover water views, two prairies and a woodland dotted with public art along an 8.5-mile Chicago hike.
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In his Chicago studio, a guitar-maker strives for immortality, one instrument at a time.
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A popular spy-theme restaurant and bar brings its secretive customs to Chicago. 
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Cheers to continued education—sans tests and homework—at after-hours museum events.
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Creepy or cool? It can go either way at the International Museum of Surgical Science.
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Colorful ponies gallop across the grass at The Morton Arboretum just outside Chicago, and folded white cranes rise against a backdrop of trees and shrubs. Evoking...

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Every October, Open House Chicago gives you two days to explore 200 of the city’s coolest architectural finds—and it’s free. 
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Take a few steps off the tourist path to find interesting food, cocktails, tours and culture in Chicago, including a church nestled in a skyscraper and a buffet filled with only chocolate.

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