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  1. Le Sud brings a touch of Provence to Roscoe VillageRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Local Tourist

    When a friend from France - a particularly picky friend - recommends that you try a new French restaurant in Chicago you should pay attention. I was already prepared to visit Le Sud , but with that additional recommendation I had high expectations.

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  2. Pink Taco Feeds Communities in Need on Thanksgiving Partnering with...Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Local Tourist

    Pink Taco , the iconic, playful Mexican brand, hosts its inaugural Thanksgiving Dinner providing holiday meals to Chicagoans in need. Partnering with Inspiration Corporation , a non-profit organization helping participants exit homelessness and poverty while increasing self-sufficiency, the River North restaurant invites over 100 individuals and families to celebrate the holiday with a hot meal.

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  3. Four for $5 Black Wed Drinks at Rojo GusanoRead the original story

    Monday Nov 5 | The Local Tourist

    Rojo Gusano kicks-off the start of the holiday season by offering four of their most popular drinks for just $5 on Black Wednesday, November 21. at both their Albany Park, and recently opened Ravenswood locations. From 5pm to close, enjoy a Gusano Margarita -- tequila, with fresh lime juice, and agave nectar, Oaxaca Mule -- mezcal, fernet, fresh lime, black cherry juice and ginger beer, Mezcalada -- mezcal, cucumber and lime juice, chili powder, with chili rim, and their signature Gusano Rojo -- mezcal, triple sec, mint and cucumber, watermelon puree and cranberry juice.

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  4. Holiday Lights Trolley TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 17 | The Local Tourist

    Repeats every week every Friday and every Sunday until Sat Dec 29 2018. Also includes Thu Dec 20 2018, Wed Dec 26 2018, Thu Dec 27 2018, Sat Dec 29 2018.

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  5. Strings Ramen Launches New Curry Lunch SpecialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 15 | The Local Tourist

    Just in time for the arrival of bone-chilling temperatures, Strings Ramen launches an all-new, warming lunch special: Curry Mazed Gohan, available 11 a.m. to 4 p.m Monday to Thursday only, at all Strings Ramen locations. Created by executive chef Katie Dong, this new seasonal lunch special features Japanese yellow curry, teamed with carrots and onions, served with a creamy onsen tamago egg, sprinkled with red ginger, scallions, sesame seeds, and served over rice, $7.95.

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  6. Free Downtown Chicago Christmas EventsRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 14 | The Local Tourist

    Get out your calendars - it's time to start planning Christmas in Chicago! The free holiday events begin this weekend, including the Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony, Caroling at Cloud Gate, Dance-Along Nutcracker, and the opening of the McCormick Tribune Ice Skating Rink. Wheee!!! The McCormick Tribune ice rink has become a Chicago winter tradition drawing over 100,000 skaters annually.

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  7. Magnificent Mile Lights Festival Kicks of the Holiday SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 13 | The Local Tourist

    Considered the official kick-off of the Chicago holiday season, the fest features family fun, shopping, a lighting parade, visits with Santa Claus, live concerts and special offers at Michigan Avenue shops. The Magnificent Mile in Chicago is beautiful year-round, but it is particularly magnificent during the winter and the holiday season.

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  8. The Randolph Street Market Gets in the Spirit with Holiday Market Shopping Weekend | Nov. 17-18Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | The Local Tourist

    'Tis the season indeed! The Randolph Street Market brings the holiday cheer and continues its 15th anniversary celebrations with its Indoor Holiday Markets on Saturday, November 17 and Sunday, November 18, followed by Saturday, December 15 and Sunday, December 16 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Additionally, shoppers looking to beat the lines are invited to the Preview Shopping Party on Friday, November 16 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Located in the heart of Chicago's historic West Loop neighborhood at 1341 Randolph Street, this shopping wonderland provides locals and visitors alike with over 125 vendors offering the most unique and stylishly crafted mix of smartly priced antiques, vintage and modern goods, perfect for the gift-giving season with a fun and festive atmosphere.

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  9. Randolph Street Holiday MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 10 | The Local Tourist

    The Randolph Street Market Festival has been described as a "mecca of cool," "the Barney's of vintage" and Chicago's best venue for people-watching. In other words, it's a can't-miss Chicago holiday shopping experience.

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  10. Virtual Santa Sleigh Ride Experience at Water Tower PlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | The Local Tourist

    Water Tower Place is bringing the American debut of the Portable North Pole virtual Santa sleigh ride experience exclusively to Chicago. This winter, Santa is coming to town in style with a fun seasonal adventure at one of Chicagoland's premier shopping destinations.

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  11. Ian Maksin Brings the World Together Through MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | The Local Tourist

    There are some artists that just stand out in a way that defies explanation. They are so driven by their art, whatever genre, that they work tirelessly, constantly evolving and presenting to the world.

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  12. Reindeer on the RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | The Local Tourist

    Celebrate the kickoff to the holiday season with an array of family-friendly activities on the Riverwalk and the Riverside Gallery benefiting St. Jude Children's Research Hospital ! Throughout the afternoon, guests will enjoy magical opportunities for meet-and-greets and photos with Santa and his reindeer, holiday-themed takeaways for children, celebratory music, hot cider and cocoa, and seasonal sweet treats by Executive Pastry Chef Jared Bacheller. Coinciding with BMO Harris Bank Magnificent Mile Lights Festival , Reindeer on the River welcomes all, with exclusive package options available.

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  13. 2018 Festival of Barrel Aged BeerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 5 | The Local Tourist

    More than 200 craft breweries from across the United States will showcase over 400 of their rarest, most innovative wood and barrel-aged brews. FoBAB 2018 kicks off November 16-17 at UIC Forum in Chicago.

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  14. Favorite Chicago Christmas Events and TraditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 5 | The Local Tourist

    Chicago is a wonderful city to visit any time of the year but during the holiday season it turns into a winter wonderland. Here are favorite Chicago Christmas traditions that bring a smile to the faces of kids of all ages.

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  15. SOFA Expo ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 1 | The Local Tourist

    SOFA CHICAGO, the city's longest-running gallery-presented art fair, is back with cutting-edge creations to browse through and buy. Now in its 25th year, SOFA gathers 80 new and returning preeminent art galleries from around the globe all under one roof at Navy Pier's Festival Hall.

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  16. Launch of LOOP: The Elevated Card GameRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 1 | The Local Tourist

    Transit Tees celebrates the launch of LOOP: The Elevated Card Game with live music & complimentary refreshments, Thursday November 15th from 6-9pm! Chicago-based Transit Tees , an official manufacturer of Chicago Transit Authority products that also designs and produces its own local and transit-themed merchandise, is excited to launch the next big thing in Chicago games. LOOP: The Elevated Card Game is a hilarious new game designed to capture the realistic, edgy commuter experience on Chicago's train system that's fun and engaging for every generation, from ages nine to 99. Train line stops, track colors and events unfold as players navigate their way around the Loop train system while attempting to discard all their cards.

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  17. Funky CowboyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 29 | The Local Tourist

    Already known as a Chicago nightlife hotspot, Big Star is pumping the party up a notch with Funky Cowboy, a recurring dance party hosted at the honky tonk's two locations. Every first Thursday of the month starting on November 1st, Big Star will dim the lights and trade its typical vinyl playlist of country and classic rock & roll for a boogie-worthy mix of soul, disco, dance and R&B hits spun by Ben Fasman and Laurent Lebec at Wicker Park and Adam LeBlanc at Wrigleyville.

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  18. Broken Barrel Bar Launches Weekend BrunchRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 25 | The Local Tourist

    Chef Bryant Anderson is giving Chicagoans a reason to roll out of bed on a Saturday and Sunday after a night out at Broken Barrel Bar- his NEW weekend brunch menu. Chef Bryant's in-house smoked meats pile on a hangover sandwich and his homemade pickled vegetables top a bloody Mary that is sure to cure any morning-aftermath.

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  19. Chicago Sinfonietta Presents Sea of Light: Reflections on Diwali November 10 & 12Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 25 | The Local Tourist

    Chicago Sinfonietta's newest concert takes influence from the traditions of the Hindu festival of Diwali and masterfully intersects them with Western classical repertoire Light over dark. Good over evil.

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  20. Ultimate New Year's Eve AdventureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 25 | The Local Tourist

    NYE for all ages from 5-9pm. No reservations required - just walk in! Choose from $15 adult package and $20 kids package to ride the rides.

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