The Best Places to Picnic (and Where to Get Your Picnic Food) on Chicago’s North ShorePosted on 06/25/2018 Winters on Chicago’s North Shore are rough, so it’s best to spend as much time outside as possible during the summer months and take advantage of those warm temps. One of the best ways to do so? Picnicking with your closest friends and family outdoors, surrounded by the natural beauty that’s abundant in the area. Read on to find our favorite picnic spots, plus the best places to buy everything you want in your picnic basket. READ MORE
How to Keep Kids Entertained on Chicago’s North Shore This SummerPosted on 06/13/2018 School’s out for summer … so now what? Take advantage of summer temps with a trip to the pool. Or let your kiddos get all of their energy out at a local sports camp or indoor adventure park. There are endless ways to keep little ones entertained all season long, so start planning your best summer ever today. READ MORE
Where to Celebrate the Dads in Your Life on Chicago’s North Shore This Father’s DayPosted on 06/01/2018 Of course you want to show Dad (and all of the important men in your life) just how much he means to you this Father’s Day, but you don’t want to do the same thing that you always do either. Switch things up this year and take advantage of the many things to do on Chicago’s North Shore. Whether your Dad loves golf, barbecue or biking, there’s something he (and the entire family!) will love. READ MORE
Where to Take Your Summer Visitors on Chicago’s North Shore Posted on 05/18/2018 Summer is a great time to visit Chicago’s North Shore, so you should be prepared for frequent guests. Fortunately, that’s easy thanks to these must-visit destinations. Want to enjoy the great outdoors? You can! Want to get out of the heat and into a world-class museum? You can! Want to listen to amazing music under the stars? You can! Read on to start creating your perfect summer itinerary. READ MORE
Plan Your Perfect Memorial Day Weekend on Chicago’s North Shore Posted on 05/04/2018 Winter stuck around a little longer than we would have liked, but it’s finally time to get outside and enjoy the sunshine. With Memorial Day weekend right around the corner, here are five ways to savor some extra time with friends and family outside, either by exploring some local hidden gems (plus a local favorite) or creating your own brewery tour. READ MORE
How to Wow Mom on Chicago’s North Shore This Mother’s DayPosted on 04/27/2018 Moms deserve to be celebrated every day, but it’s especially fun to go all out on Mother’s Day (May 13). This year, don’t do the same old thing — get creative! Here we’ve paired an activity with a local restaurant to inspire you to make the most of the day and show Mom (or any of the important women in your life) just how much they mean to you. READ MORE
Best Ways to Celebrate Spring on Chicago’s North ShorePosted on 04/09/2018 Although it might not feel like spring yet, warmer temps and sunny days are right around the corner. Start planning the ways you’ll make the most of spring afternoons and evenings with this guide to the best ways to celebrate the season around Chicago’s North Shore. We’ve paired a local destination with a nearby restaurant, so the planning is already done. All you have to do is enjoy! READ MORE
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
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
Best Places to Get Pizza on Chicago's North ShorePosted on 09/20/2017 There’s just something about pizza that makes any day instantly better. And the options are almost endless! From thin crust to pan to deep dish, plus a variety of cheeses and seemingly hundreds of toppings, no two pizzas are ever quite the same. So the next time you’re craving pizza night, turn to one of these local establishments for your perfect pie.
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