The North Shore Celebrates Museum MonthPosted on 03/20/2019 April is Museum Month on Chicago's North Shore, meaning it’s the perfect time to revisit a favorite museum in order to check out a new exhibit or discover a new museum entirely (especially on those inevitable rainy spring days!). Throughout the month, local museums will be offering special deals and gifts — all you have to do is show the museum this page on your phone. And don’t forget to show us all the fun you’re having by using #NSMM19 on social media. READ MORE
Where to Watch College Basketball on Chicago’s North ShorePosted on 02/07/2019 The college basketball season is in full swing, and the NCAA tournament will be here before you know it. Until then, cheer on the Wildcats and watch as many games as possible — you want to make sure your bracket doesn’t get busted early, right? — at these local bars and restaurants. Because what’s better than good food, good friends, and a good game? READ MORE
Fall 2018 Bucket List: 10 Events You Don’t Want to MissPosted on 09/06/2018 Can you believe it? Another summer has come and gone and now we welcome fall to Chicago’s North Shore. Fortunately, the good times will continue to roll thanks to a variety of can’t-miss events for residents and visitors of all ages. So grab your calendars and save the dates for these 10 festivals, exhibitions, tours, and more. READ MORE
Northwestern Wildcats 2018 Home GamesPosted on 08/20/2018 Fall means a new school year, pumpkin spice everything, and, of course, football. Here on Chicago’s North Shore, we have our very own Big Ten team to root for: the Northwestern Wildcats. After going 10-3 in 2017, the Wildcats are looking to be even better this year. According to ESPN, “Pat Fitzgerald's program has averaged nine wins in each of the past three seasons and should remain a team to be wary of in 2018.” But it won't be easy as the Big Ten is one of the country’s best conferences.
Ahead of the team’s first game of the season (Aug. 30 at Purdue), we took a look at all the teams that will be making their way to Evanston this year so you can be prepared for any trip you make to Ryan Field (be sure to get your tickets ASAP).
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Spring Break: Family-Friendly FunPosted on 02/22/2018 Spring break is almost here (can you believe it?), so you’re probably thinking about ways to keep your kiddos entertained. Fortunately, there’s plenty of fun and educational things to do with little ones on Chicago’s North Shore. Whether you’re looking for a sports camp, want to explore a museum, or prefer to see a show, start planning your spring break today. READ MORE
13 Things to Do on a Cold or Snowy DayPosted on 01/09/2018 With the holiday season behind us, it’s time for the harsh realities of winter to set in. But while it might be easy to snuggle up under a blanket and decide to never leave the house until spring arrives, why not make the most of the season? Here on Chicago’s North Shore, there are plenty of ways to actually enjoy winter, from indoor sports and events to museums and theaters. So bundle up and make your way to these local spots. READ MORE
The Best Things to Do This Fall on Chicago’s North Shore Posted on 10/05/2017 Ah, fall. Crunchy leaves, brisk temperatures, chunky sweaters — it’s possible that this is the most wonderful time of the year. That’s certainly true when it comes to seasonal events and activities. The fun won’t stop this season on the North Shore with events for foodies, families, theater fans and more. So mark your calendars now! You won’t want to miss any of these events. READ MORE
10 Most Instagrammable Spots on Chicago’s North ShorePosted on 09/26/2016 From Chicago Botanic Garden to one of the area’s many beaches, Chicago’s North Shore is filled with picture-perfect sites and hidden gems both professional and amateur photographers love. So grab your camera or phone and visit these instagrammable spots on Chicagos North Shore. You’ll impress your Instagram followers, but better yet, you just might discover a new favorite spot right in your own backyard. READ MORE
Life’s a Beach: The Best Lakefront Areas on Chicago’s North ShorePosted on 07/20/2016 Summer is in full swing, but don’t let it pass you by without a trip to the beach. Although there’s no ocean nearby, Chicago’s North Shore is still filled with beaches beckoning you to enjoy a day (or hopefully many more!) of fun and relaxation on the water or in the sand. Here are our favorite lakefront areas on Chicagos North Shore. READ MORE