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The Nexo Knights are primed for adventure in the latest 4-D film playing at LEGOLAND Discovery Center in Schaumburg!
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Suburban Museums April-June 2016

Everyone knows Chicago has world-class museums that offer knowledge, entertainment, and inspiration to locals as well as visitors. But cultural excitement isn’t confined to the city limits. If you’re willing to explore the suburbs, you’ll find a diverse and wonderful collection of fascinating places that will let you and your family explore art, history, nature, science, and more. Avoid high admission fees, parking garages, and high traffic areas. Instead, get to know some of our hidden gems from all over.
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Chicago Brews: Scorched Earth Brewing Company

Check out's look at the Scorched Earth Brewing Company!
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Chicago Announces 2016 Events

Chicago's Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events has announced the 2016 dates of its festivals, events, and exhibitions. Admission for all is free.
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WCG List: Chicagoland Breweries & Distilleries

The number of breweries and distilleries in Chicago and its suburbs continues to grow. We've compiled a list of companies that offer food and tours so that you can visit, taste, and enjoy.
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Blog Post: Legoland Pirate Adventure Island Opens!

LEGOLAND Discovery Center in Schaumburg has introduced a new free play area themed with pirates, and made a few other changes to its space - but it's still tons of fun for families that love LEGOs.
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Feature: Oysters at Catch 35

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Exclusive Online Feature: Gaylord Fine Indian Cuisine

Explore the richness and diversity of Indian cuisine at Gaylord in Schaumburg and Chicago.
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Feature: 5 Star Swap Mart

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Feature: Harry Caray's 7th Inning Stretch and the Chicago Sports Museum

There’s a great destination for sports fans in Chicago, right at Water Tower Place on the Mag Mile. We’re talking 23,000 sq. ft. of space containing Harry Caray’s 7th Inning Stretch, a store, and the Chicago Sports Museum, complete with floor-to-ceiling views of the city and a true Second City vibe.
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Good Stuff Eatery - Chicago

22 S. Wabash Ave. Chicago
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Gene & Georgetti - Rosemont

9421 W. Higgins Rd. Rosemont
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Rosie's Rivers Edge Tavern

9501 W. Devon Rosemont
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Bang Chop Thai Kitchen

605 W. Lake St. Chicago
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Real Urban Barbecue - Oak Brook

2119 Clearwater Drive Oak Park
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Fogo de Chao - Naperville

1824 Abriter Court Naperville
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Alter Brewing Company

2300 Wisconsin Ave. #213 Downers Grove
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Topgolf - Naperville

3211 Odyssey Ct. Naperville
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Topgolf - Wood Dale

699 W. Thorndale Ave. Wood Dale
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Nando's Peri-Peri

670 W Diversey Pkwy. Chicago
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Mantra - Schiller Park

9438 W. Irving Park Rd. Schiller Park
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800 Degrees - Evanston

812 Church St. Evanston
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Seadog Sushi Bar

1500 W. Division St. Chicago
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Uno Mas Cocina & Tequila - Glenview

1831 Tower Dr. Glenview
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Latinicity Food Hall + Lounge

108 N. State St. Chicago
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Oyster Bah - Chicago

1962 N. Halsted, 1st Floor Chicago
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The Gwen, A Luxury Collection Hotel

521 N. Rush St. Chicago
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Homewood Suites - Chicago

40 E. Grand Ave. Chicago
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The Godfrey Hotel Chicago

127 W. Huron Chicago
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