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  • Around Town tries Bad Axe Throwing

    Bad Axe Throwing Chicago Lake View: 2828 N. Clark St. – Atrium Level Chicago, IL 60657

  • Around Town gets ready for Spring sports at Diamond Edge Academy

    Spring is finally here and that means it’s time for Spring sports! Diamond Edge Academy is a new, state-of-the-art, indoor baseball/softball training facility. The facility includes 16 batting cages, 4 pitching tunnels and 2 team training areas. Their staff of instructors is second to none and has coaching experience at both the amateur and professional levels. Diamond Edge Academy is committed to bringing the highest quality professional instruction to players of all ages and abilities. No matter what you are […]

  • Around Town checks out Spring fashion trends at Apricot Lane Boutique

    Apricot Lane Boutique is a locally owned women’s boutique which carries a selection of clothing, accessories and gifts unique to any other location. Their clothing is on-trend, affordable, and ever-changing to ensure you walk away with something one of a kind! They carry a curated collection of well-know brands mixed with new, up-and-coming brands; all of which are high-quality, stylish and affordable. Apricot Lane provides the forward trends with a classic style. With limited quantities and new items arriving weekly […]

  • Around Town checks out the Chicago Flower & Garden Show

    Chicago Flower & Garden Show: March 14-18 at Navy Pier: 600 E. Grand Ave. Chicago, IL 60611

  • Around Town out on the street for Pi Day

    Jet’s Pizza is offering small pizzas for $3.14 for those who can recite Pi on Pi Day from 10 a.m. until 10 p.m.  While supplies last. Special Thanks to Jet’s Pizza

  • Around Town takes us down memory lane at Bric-A-Brac Records and Collectibles

    Bric-A- Brac: 3156 W. Diversey Ave. Chicago, IL 60647

  • Around Town celebrates 312 Day at Goose Island

    There’s another reason to drink beer in the middle of March that doesn’t involve green beer, and that is 312 Day! 312 Day is a made up holiday on March 12th to celebrate everything Goose Island loves about Chicago. It’s a day dedicated to the people who inspire and create the city’s amazing culture. No made up holiday is complete without a party, so this year, Goose Island is doing it big at The House of Vans with a performance […]

  • Around Town visits World of Wheels

    America’s love affair with the automobile is legendary. In fact, for over fifty-seven years, custom car shows have paid tribute to the innovative workmanship that continuously re-invents and improves the vehicles of yesterday and today. Championship Auto Shows (CASI), the undisputed leader in indoor custom car show production, produces the largest show series in the business: better known under the monikers of Autorama or World of Wheels. Close to 20 events are held annually across the United States and Canada. […]

  • Around Town checks out An Epic Tale of Scale

    An Epic Tale of Scale is an immersive, interactive theatrical event unlike anything you’ve ever experienced! Think The Magic School Bus meets Sleep No More, and you’re on the right track. Audiences are limited to groups of 20, with entry times staggered every 15 minutes for a fun, funky, two-story adventure through the human body, outer space, and beyond. Along the way, voyagers young and old will encounter costumed corpuscles, a collection of curiosities from The Field Museum, art activities, a […]

  • Around Town previews the new team for Dancing with Chicago Celebrities

    Dancing with Chicago Celebrities: March 16th at 7 PM Hilton Chicago Hotel: 720 South Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605 Cocktail Attire Required