For the whole summer you have a chance to see the beautiful fireworks twice a week!
50,000 yellow rubber ducks are splashed into the Chicago River to fundraise for the Special Olympics Illinois
Chicagoans love summers, even though they are extremely hot and humid. Part of this love is surplused by the existance of beaches
One of the oldest and most famous alternative music festivals is a must-visit!
Sailing is much time limited in Chicago due to the weather conditions
Take a kayaking trip on the beautiful Chicago River
This remarkable urban scene happens twice a year!
Isn't it your lifetime dream to race in a cart of food between the neighbourhood bars?
The oldest and largest show of this kind in the United States
St. Patrick's Day in Chicago is definitely a party of a lifetime!
Raising money for a cause is always a good idea, even if it means jumping into the frosty Lake Michigan!
The spectacular and beautiful celebration of the spring's arrival!
Chinese New Year is celebrated heavily in Chicago
The mouthwatering burger festival
As an Oktoberfest's counterpart, this festival offers you plenty of foods and drinks as well as beer gardens!
The urban game that attracts thousands of people
Once in a year a lakefront road is closed for cars and open for the cyclists!
One of Chicago's trademarks, the Ribfest attracts crowds annually
Starting as a local barbecue get-together, the Smokeout has become one of the best festivals in town!
Traditionally ornated Chinese Boats race through Chicago River for Literacy
The monthly event to make it clear how many cyclists are there
Chicago loves running wearing hardly anything. Of course, for the good cause
Linkoln Park Zoo is not only one of the biggest and oldest zoos in the USA, but it also boasts some perfect winter scenery
One of the trendiest festivals, Pitchfork sets the music scene
A festival dedicated to bacon? Definitely one of the best ideas in the world!
The Illinois Craft Brewers Guild organizes the massive 11 days long craft beer event
The festival of bikes and environmentally conscious people!
Be merry, be positive, be helpful, be Santa! Thousands of Christmas fans running in the swimming suits.