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The Navy Pier Centennial Wheel Tour #100YearsOfPier

The Navy Pier Centennial Wheel Tour #100YearsOfPier

| May 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

The first phase of the of the Navy Pier renewal finished just in time to celebrate their 100 years! Navy Pier from inside and outside is transformed into a beautiful and modern space that Chicagoans will be proud to show-off visiting friends and families. Included in the Phase 1 opening celebration were the Polk Bros […]

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Celebrate the spirit of the Olympics in Chicago this weekend!

Celebrate the spirit of the Olympics in Chicago this weekend!

| February 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Every few months, the genius minds at The Numbered Days bring a new themed event to Chicago and this weekend they’re helping us celebrate the spirit of the Olympics. It may be warmer in Sochi but this Saturday, Chicago will have more Olympics Fun. This is their 3rd annual loft party and expecting about 450 people. GAMES is […]

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Chicago Soon to Lift Forks with LYFE Kitchen Restaurant

Chicago Soon to Lift Forks with LYFE Kitchen Restaurant

| September 18, 2013

“There will be something here for everyone – almost like the United Nations of food” Mike Roberts CEO of LYFE Kitchen was referring to the variety of lifestyle menu offerings they will have available to their customers. LYFE (Love Your Food Everyday) Kitchen has developed food choices for flexitarians to vegetarians, and omnivores to vegans. Chicago […]

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Kick-off The Magnificent Mile Shopping Festival presented by MasterCard with Water Tower Place

Kick-off The Magnificent Mile Shopping Festival presented by MasterCard with Water Tower Place

| August 14, 2013

This outstanding festival will once again take over downtown Chicago’s famed shopping Avenue for 12 fun-filled days of fashionable events. From Thursday, August 22, through Monday, September 2 (Labor Day), Water Tower Place, along with the city’s top restaurants, retailers and hotels, will combine fashion, food, fitness and fun for an experience you won’t want […]

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Indochino – Helping Men Look Better, One Suit at a Time

Indochino – Helping Men Look Better, One Suit at a Time

| August 20, 2012 | 3 Comments

Walking in to Union Station, I couldn’t keep my eyes away from the banners hanging out from the Great Hall’s ceiling. I couldn’t decide if I thought that the of Indochino’s Traveling Tailor felt hip and modern or laid-back and retro…or maybe it was a combination of all of the listed adjectives. Indochino is your own virtual tailor, […]

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Clinton Global Initiative 2012 in Chicago

Clinton Global Initiative 2012 in Chicago

| June 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Clinton Global Initiative, established by President William Jefferson Clinton in 2011 and convened in Chicago, returned June 7-8 at the Sheraton Hotel & Towers. Once again, it brought together hundreds of business leaders, non-profit, government, and advocates for change to address economic growth in the United States by strenuously discussing, in intimate cross-sector collaborations, […]

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Feb 6-12: This Week’s Chicago Family Event Picks You Should Check Out

Feb 6-12: This Week’s Chicago Family Event Picks You Should Check Out

| February 6, 2012 | 4 Comments

  Design Detectives Family Tour Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio 951 Chicago Ave., Oak Park, IL Feb: 11 Bring your family of sleuths together and explore Wright’s home to uncover the secrets of his designs. Discover how America’s most famous architect broke with traditional design, and hear stories of his family’s life in their […]

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Valentine’s Day Restaurant Specials & Events in Chicago

Valentine’s Day Restaurant Specials & Events in Chicago

| February 3, 2012 | 3 Comments

Need ideas on where to dine with your loved one this Valentine’s Day? Check the 20+ venues listed below: BISTRONOMIC 840 N. Wabash Avenue | Chicago, IL 60611 | 312.944.8400 | www.bistronomic.net Valentine’s Day Menus at Bistronomic Friday, February 10 – Tuesday, February 14 Bistronomic invites Chicagoans to celebrate Valentine’s Day with an exclusive four-course […]

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3 New Chicago Startups to Checkout

3 New Chicago Startups to Checkout

| January 31, 2012 | 5 Comments

The last post “Get to Know few Chicago Startups” was a great way to introduce great Chicago startups so we decided that this should be a regular series here on Chicagonista! How many times have you stepped out of a cab, train or buss and the gloom befalls when you realize that sometime in the […]

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Vertigo Sky Lounge’s Ice Bar Re-launched! [pics]

Vertigo Sky Lounge’s Ice Bar Re-launched! [pics]

| January 16, 2012 | 2 Comments

As Chicago restaurants and bars entice customers with the idea of a warm environment to huddle in with friends,the Dana Hotel & Spa decided to relaunch Vertigo Sky Lounge’s Ice Bar instead. Yeah, that’s right, a bar made of ice. In January. In Chicago. The Re-Launch party called Fire & Ice Event was held on January […]

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