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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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ROOF on theWit

ROOF on theWit

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Chicago Jazz Festival

Chicago Jazz Festival

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Diversey Driving Range

Diversey Driving Range

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Alfred Caldwell Lily Pool

Alfred Caldwell Lily Pool

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ShowPlace ICON at Roosevelt Collection with ICON X

ShowPlace ICON at Roosevelt Collection with ICON X

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Field Museum of Natural History

Field Museum of Natural History

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Steppenwolf Theatre Company

Steppenwolf Theatre Company

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Transit Nightlife

Transit Nightlife

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Night Out in the Parks

Night Out in the Parks

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Chicago Ridge Mall

Chicago Ridge Mall

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Morton Arboretum

Morton Arboretum

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Seadog Cruises

Seadog Cruises

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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.

Saint Xavier University

Saint Xavier University

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City of Chicago

City of Chicago

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Presence Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center

Presence Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center

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WFLD TV - FOX 32

WFLD TV - FOX 32

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WBBM TV

WBBM TV

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O'Hare International Airport

O'Hare International Airport

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RCN Telecom

RCN Telecom

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Greater Chicago Food Depository

Greater Chicago Food Depository

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