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Things To Do in Chicago, IL

Do you feel like you’re in a rut? Break free from the routine by exploring all the wonderful, fun-filled things to do in the area! We have it all from family fun and kid-friendly entertainment, to adult playgrounds and movie theaters. Discover just how rich the city is by scrolling below to find out the attractions around you.

Click on any attraction to get directions. You can also click on each category to find even more things to do. From outdoor fun to indoor mystery – nothing compares to the excitement that awaits you. With all our options, you’ll wish that days lasted longer!

The Second City

The Second City

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Signature Room at the 95th

Signature Room at the 95th

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Chicago Summer Dance

Chicago Summer Dance

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Billy Caldwell Golf Course

Billy Caldwell Golf Course

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Grant Park

Grant Park

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Beverly Arts Cinema

Beverly Arts Cinema

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Museum of Science and Industry

Museum of Science and Industry

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Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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City Winery Chicago

City Winery Chicago

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Night Out in the Parks

Night Out in the Parks

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Water Tower Place

Water Tower Place

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Hawthorne Race Course

Hawthorne Race Course

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Chicago Pizza Tours

Chicago Pizza Tours

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Local Resources in Chicago, IL

When you’re visiting a city or are new to the area, finding information on local resources might be hard. You may find yourself in need of airport information, food banks, local radio and TV stations, hospitals, churches or even schools in the area. But don’t worry, we’ve got you covered.

Our local resources include universities, colleges and school districts; local government services and branches; hospitals, clinics and urgent care services; local news stations and newspapers; airports and trains; and local utilities – cable and internet services, natural gas, electric, water and cell phone services.

Anything you might need while you travel or when you first get established in a new city, we have in our "Local Resources" tab at the top of the page. Click on the category you’re looking for to find countless options to suit your needs.

Joliet Junior College

Joliet Junior College

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Chicago Fire Department

Chicago Fire Department

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Rush University Medical Center

Rush University Medical Center

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Lawndale News

Lawndale News

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WFLD TV Sports - FOX 32

WFLD TV Sports - FOX 32

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Chicago Midway Airport

Chicago Midway Airport

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Comcast Xfinity

Comcast Xfinity

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PAWS Chicago

PAWS Chicago

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