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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!

Soldier Field

Soldier Field

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Margie's Candies

Margie's Candies

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Ravinia Festival

Ravinia Festival

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Jackson Park Golf Course

Jackson Park Golf Course

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Judy Istock Butterfly Haven

Judy Istock Butterfly Haven

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AMC Chicago Ridge 6

AMC Chicago Ridge 6

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Adler Planetarium

Adler Planetarium

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Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University

Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University

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Empty Bottle

Empty Bottle

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Lambs Farm

Lambs Farm

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Ford City Mall

Ford City Mall

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Chicago Wolves

Chicago Wolves

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Bike and Roll

Bike and Roll

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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.

Roosevelt University

Roosevelt University

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Chicago Fire Department

Chicago Fire Department

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Mercy Hospital & Medical Center

Mercy Hospital & Medical Center

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Chicago Tribune

Chicago Tribune

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Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-Times

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Chicago Transit Authority

Chicago Transit Authority

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Santanna Energy Services

Santanna Energy Services

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American Red Cross of Greater Chicago

American Red Cross of Greater Chicago

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