The best restaurants to try during Chicago Chef Week 2016

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Every year, Chicago Chef Week highlights prix fixe menus from chef-driven restaurants at discounted prices (lunch is $22 and dinner is $44). This year, Chicago Chef Week takes place April 17–22, but reservations have already gone live. There are nearly 80 restaurants to choose from, so we narrowed down the list to make choosing your mid-April meal… Read more »

Easter Brunch at Carnivale

Easter marks a season of renewal. This is especially true in Chicago, where the first shoots of Spring pop up at the end of March to announce the passing of oppressive winter wind and freezing temperatures. Well, sometimes that’s how it goes! Either way, you don’t need Punxsutawney Phil to tell you that a destination… Read more »

Macy’s Flower Show all about America

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Eight gardens filled with blooms representing our country’s different but equally magnificent landscapes will be at Macy’s Flower Show Presents America the Beautiful. That’s the theme for the famed department store’s annual flower show, which is held in five cities, including its Chicago State Street store. Cooking demonstrations with Chicagoland chefs are being held at… Read more »