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Chicago 2019 Saint Patrick’s Day Event Details

Thursday, March 14th, 2019
Chicago River Dyed Green for the Chicago St. Patrick’s Day Parade With boat

Where is the 2019 Chicago St. Patrick’s Day Parade?

Every year, once March starts people throughout Chicago begin to pull out their green attire and stock up on Guinness beer and Jameson whiskey in anticipation of Saint Patrick’s Day. Of course, prior to going out and bar-hopping your favorite Irish pubs, we recommend taking some time to check out the 2019 Chicago St. Patrick’s Day Parade! (more…)

Best Restaurants in Chicago for Valentine’s Day

Thursday, February 7th, 2019
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Valentine’s Day 2019 in Chicago

Looking for a romantic restaurant to visit this Valentine’s Day? Take your special someone to any of these high-class restaurants for a dining experience you won’t forget. Make your reservations today to ensure your table! (more…)

Mitsubishi Supporting Asher House Organization

Thursday, January 24th, 2019
Lee Asher and his Six Dogs Hanging out in their all-new 2018 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross

Today we get to tell you about something really, really exciting. We always love when we get to talk about Mitsubishi supporting organizations in the community, like when the company auctioned off the first Lancer Evo Final Edition to benefit National MS Society, or even when Continental Mitsubishi ourselves supported St. Baldrick’s Foundation several years ago. Today, we get to talk about a new team up, as MMNA announced its support of The Asher House, a fairly new organization that is taking action at animal shelters across the United States, helping to find homes for shelter dogs that might not otherwise be rescued. (more…)

Where can you buy a real Christmas tree near Countryside, Illinois?

Thursday, December 6th, 2018
view of christmas tree farm

Real Christmas Trees for sale near Chicago

Get into the Christmas spirit by getting your home a real Christmas tree from one of the local tree farms available near Countryside, IL. Here are some of the nearby Chicagoland tree farms that you have to choose from. (more…)

Best Thanksgiving 2018 Events in Chicago

Wednesday, November 14th, 2018
runners in a thanksgiving turkey trot

Chicago 2018 Turkey Trot and Thanksgiving Parade details 

Whether you’re looking to burn some calories before dinner, or waiting for the turkey to cook, there are plenty of ways to get out there and enjoy Thanksgiving in Chicago. Locals know that the two best events in Chicago for Thanksgiving are the Turkey Trot and the Chicago Thanksgiving Day Parade. Learn more about these events here!  (more…)

Countryside, Illinois Halloween 2018 Trick or Treating Times

Wednesday, October 24th, 2018
trick or treat times in chicago il

When is trick or treating this year in Countryside, IL?

Get your costume together because Halloween is coming up right around the corner! Whether you prefer tricks or treats, you’ll find plenty here in Countryside, IL! Families looking to get out and enjoy the festivities and the time-honored tradition of trick or treating can do so here in town, during the designated trick or treating times for Halloween 2018. (more…)

Best Haunted Houses near Chicago for Halloween 2018

Tuesday, September 25th, 2018
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2018 Chicago Haunted Houses  

Looking to get scared this Halloween? There are plenty of ways to do so in the Chicago area! Here are some of the best Chicago Haunted Houses to make your Halloween 2018 one to remember.  (more…)

August 2018 Tinley Park Summer Concerts

Wednesday, August 15th, 2018
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Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre Schedule August 2018

Looking for a great show to close out the summer? Then check out some of the great events that will be put on during August at the Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre in Tinley Park. Take a look at the schedule and lineup below. (more…)

Where can you go camping near Chicago?

Wednesday, July 11th, 2018
Camping Grounds near chicago

Public Camping Grounds in Cook County, IL

Looking to escape the big city for the weekend? Get in touch with nature at one of the many camping grounds located just outside of Chicago in Cook County, IL. There are plenty of options for you to choose from – here are a few of our favorites! (more…)

Things to do for Father’s Day in and around Chicago

Thursday, June 7th, 2018
"happy father's day" written over picture of a young father carrying his toddler son on a sandy beach

Father’s Day Activities near Chicago

Father’s Day is coming up on Sunday, June 17 and if you’re having trouble deciding what to do for the day, we have plenty of suggestions! Here are some of our go-to ideas for things to do for Father’s Day in Chicago! (more…)