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Cherish Her on Mother’s Day with Fashion, Flowers and More

04/11/2022
Celebrate mom with thoughtful and beautiful treats to show her how much she means to your family. A fresh springy look with the latest finds from local boutiques, gorgeous jewelry, trinkets, fine wine... MORE

Hobby Heaven on the North Shore

03/10/2022
An engaging hobby can be your key to a healthier, happier life. Try something new or follow your passion to new heights. Flex those crafting, gaming and collecting muscles. You can polish your skills ... MORE

North Shore Do List March 2022

02/18/2022
Watch for signs of spring as the days get longer—that means more time for fun! March on the North Shore bursts with college basketball taking center court, entertainment venues staging favorites and w... MORE

Best North Shore Spots to Watch March Madness

02/15/2022
Bust out your brackets and buckle up for the basketball blow-out of the year. Make a plan to catch the NCAA Division Men's Basketball Tournament at fun area restaurants, taverns and breweries from Mar... MORE

Flavorful Finds for North Shore Restaurant Month

02/01/2022
Such a delicious time of year! Venture into some new joints and sample fresh flavors with tantalizing specials from area restaurants. Get free appetizers or desserts, discounts on your bill and even f... MORE

Spice Up Your Week with a North Shore Taco Crawl

02/01/2022
Are you or have you ever been… taco loco? You don’t have to limit your taco obsession to Tuesdays. With the grande options of these tasty handheld delights all over Chicago’s North Shore, why not hit ... MORE

North Shore Do List February 2022

01/24/2022
Hearts swell in this month full of valentines and cuddling up. Feel the love across the North Shore bursting with flowers, feasts and sweets. You’ll find plenty to celebrate with your honey or your “g... MORE

Your Guide to the North Shore’s Best Burgers 

01/12/2022
Thick or thin patties of juicy perfection, toasted brioche or pretzel variations and a dizzying range of toppers and condiments, the heavenly combos of burgers created by North Shore restaurants becko... MORE

Prioritize Fresh Air and Self Care

12/22/2021
Rest may be a four-letter word but after all the year-end and holiday hubbub, you deserve to hit the reset button! Refresh and revitalize with a bit of self-care inside and out. North Shore purveyors ... MORE

North Shore Do List January 2022

12/16/2021
“Brrrrrr” stands for “brilliant” as the North Shore ushers in the new year with sizzling sporting events, witty and wonderful shows, engaging exhibits, super sales and great eats. Get out and about wi... MORE

North Shore Do List December 2021

11/23/2021
Jingle bells aren’t the only things that rock on the North Shore! Embrace all the holiday season has to offer this year with a bounty of sparkling lights, fun entertainment, cheer and more. Come to th... MORE

Savory Small Plates Tour of Chicago's North Shore

11/04/2021
Small bites with big flavor win every time. You could add any of these legendary menu items as a starter or a side. Better yet, make your own tapas evening and scout out a few choice locations around ... MORE

Go Shop: Winnetka, Glencoe, Northfield and Wilmette

09/30/2021
Every town along the North Shore is brimming with charming shopping areas that make for a lovely day out. Need a new outfit for a special event? How about finding that perfect trinket for an upcoming ... MORE

North Shore Do List October 2021

09/22/2021
The crispness in the air this season starts to have a welcome snap like biting into a bright red apple. Stay out and play throughout October on the North Shore with family-friendly fests, art galore, ... MORE

North Shore Do List September 2021

08/24/2021
With plenty of daylight and warm evenings yet to enjoy, get out and about to see invigorating live music, experience compelling art, and savor tasty eats from local restaurants and food trucks. Blockb... MORE

Mother’s Day Gifts, Goodies & Events

04/27/2021
Mother’s Day is the way we celebrate and thank our moms (and grandmas and aunties!) for everything they do. This special day and spring go hand in hand with the profusion of flowers and garden walks, ... MORE

Easter Eats and Treats on the North Shore

03/25/2021
Birdsong, bunny rabbits and blooms bursting on the scene can only mean the Easter season is upon us. What better way to celebrate spring than with oodles of chocolate goodies, colorful treats and sump... MORE

Top Coffee Spots on the North Shore

03/18/2021
Frothy cappuccinos, smooth espresso shots, or seasonal beverage twists heaped with whipped cream and colorful sprinkles. Vibrant and taste-making local coffeehouses across the North Shore have got the... MORE

Retail Therapy on Chicago’s North Shore

02/18/2021
Refresh your look, spruce up the homestead and nail gift giving in the hottest spots for shopping. North Shore retailers are passionate about bringing you quality merchandise and a delightful shopping... MORE

Soup’s On! Tasty Bowls from the North Shore

02/11/2021
Warm up your belly and put a smile on your mug by sampling incredible taste sensations from classic chicken soups and minestrones to vegan chilis and a French onion fondue. North Shore restaurants hav... MORE

Pizza Party on the North Shore

01/28/2021
Pizza rules as America’s most popular comfort food. Which means it’s always a great time for an old-fashioned pizza party. Feed the whole family and order up that perfect pie with salads, drinks and d... MORE

Hot Chocolate Every Which Way on the North Shore

01/20/2021
Chocolatey, warm, and sweet. Wrapping your mitts or mittens around a mug of hot cocoa is one of winter’s finest features. You can cozy up with classic hot cocoa to go, switch it up with new flavors, o... MORE

Get Cozy on the North Shore

01/14/2021
Whether it’s blustery or bright, embrace all things cozy with fun activities, snuggly clothing, and treats to warm your belly and your heart. You can get artsy with an online class, find a sweater tha... MORE

Finest French Fries Across the North Shore

12/16/2020
You say “potato.” I say “potat-OH!” When the mouth-watering craving for some crispy, golden French Fries hits you, the quest is on for that iconic flavor. Chicago’s North Shore can deliver classic sid... MORE

North Shore Holiday Gift Guide

11/22/2020
Shopping for the grown-ups on your holiday list is a breeze in the enticing shops on the North Shore. Surprise a sibling with the latest cool gadget, your bestie with adorable home décor, and your sig... MORE

Fall and Winter Outdoor Dining Options on the North Shore

11/17/2020
Extend your family’s outdoor dining season with cozy heaters, tents, and even igloos. You can savor a patio lunch by day or trot out your ski fashions and sledding outfit to dine al fresco at location... MORE

Celebrate Thanksgiving on the North Shore

11/11/2020
Fill your Thanksgiving table with all the bounty of the season…and none of the stress. Our North Shore restaurants have cooked up some amazing dinner packages that will wow your family. Giving thanks ... MORE

Delicious Apple and Pumpkin Favorites on the North Shore

10/07/2020
Your nose knows Fall is in full swing when the apple cider and pumpkin spice aromas greet you at every turn. Find fresh flavors and harvest favorites as eateries across the North Shore serve up season... MORE

Date Ideas on Chicago’s North Shore

09/16/2020
Looking for some romantic restaurant ideas? If you want to know where to go on a first date, a special occasion (anniversaries, birthdays), or a couples date night sans kiddos, Chicago’s North Shore s... MORE

Fantastic al Fresco Dining on the North Shore

08/03/2020
Here on Chicago's North Shore we can't get enough of dining al fresco in the warmer months. Whether it's date night with your special someone, brunch with your best pals or lunch with the family, we'v... MORE

Gather the Gals: Girlfriend Getaways on the North Shore

07/29/2020
Take a break from everything that’s going on and grab your best gals for some well-deserved R&R. Tell your college roomie to come up for a visit or text those local pals who are itching to find cute f... MORE

Prettiest Patios on the North Shore

07/20/2020
Embracing summer by dining al fresco on one of our glorious Chicago’s North Shore patios is not only tradition, but perhaps a birthright of Midwestern living. We might love having a variety of seasons... MORE

Let’s Get Shopping: Retail Returns on Chicago’s North Shore

06/29/2020
Retail stores are gently opening their doors across Chicago’s North Shore to welcome you back for in-person shopping. Scads of shops are ready to help you update your wardrobe, outfit the home, or gra... MORE

Where to Find the Best Barbecue on Chicago’s North Shore

08/07/2018
When it comes to summer food, there’s nothing better than barbecue. And while it’s always fun to fire up the grill and invite some friends over for a little backyard fun, sometimes a day just calls fo... MORE

Best Places to Get Pie on Chicago's North Shore

03/09/2018
Craving something sweet? Need the perfect dessert for an upcoming celebration? Make your way to one of these restaurants or bakeries for a tasty slice of sweet (or savory!) pie.... MORE

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