It’s a long Labor Day Weekend, so I’m planning out some things for you to do!
The Chicago Jazz Festival started yesterday in Millenium Park and runs until Sunday! 30 more words
The Chicago Park District is the oldest and largest park district in the U.S. It has the distinction of spending the most per capita on its parks, even more than Boston in terms of park expenses.The Chicago Park District oversees more than 580 parks with over 8,100 acres of parkland as well as 24 beaches, 77 pools, 11 museums, two world-class conservatories, 16 historic lagoons and 10 bird and wildlife gardens that are found within the city limits. 100 more words
The giant silver bean at millennium park draws you in. Stupid shape, seemingly unappealing, but it draws you in like no other. I’d passed it by for days, just a stupid bean on the hill, but today I turned I to the park a few hours to kill before I left for the airport. 197 more words
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CHICAGO (CBS) – The Little League team that captured the hearts of a city and a nation was returning home to Chicago on Monday as U.S. 562 more words