Posted on Jul 15, 2013 | Comments 0
Chicago is a marvelous place that a lot of tourists would like to visit. However, once they get there, they might be overwhelmed by the multitude of options that they have. This is why it might be better to have a plan of the activities that they would like to have once they arrive to their destination.
The Food Festival of Chicago is known to be the largest food festival of the world. It all started in 1980 and it takes place close to Lake Michigan. Here tourists can find food demos, famous chefs, music,food trucks, and a lot more.
Windy City Rib fest
Chicago is famous for two things: the windy winters and the ribs that will make your lick your fingers. Naturally the event isn’t only about the ribs; tourists can stay for the show as well. Usually there are well known bands invited to the event to entertain the crowd.
Taste of Latin America
The tourists who like the exotic aspect of Latin America will just love this event. More than 25 LatinAmerican restaurants participate bring the cuisine from Argentina, Chile, Brazil, Cuba, Columbia, Jamaica, Ecuador, Peru, Mexico, and Puerto Rico.
Navy Pier Fireworks
Starting with Memorial Day and all the way to Labor Day fireworks and music shows can be seen at the pier. It is just wonderful to see these events from the docks, an evening picnic, and the tourists also have the possibility to book a cruise during the show.
Chicago Air and Water Show
Just as the name suggests, people will be performing both in the air and on water. Tourists can expect this event to last for hours so they might want to bring some chairs and a blanket. Naturally they shouldn’t forget about sunscreen either.
The Magnificent Mile Shopping Festival
This might be the perfect event for women. It is a festival especially created for shopping. There are 12 days filled with musical events, special offers, fashion shows, in-store events, and celebrity appearances. This might be the event that makes a trip just perfect for a woman.
Grant Park Music Festival
The people who can truly appreciate good music should make sure that they attend this event. Usually it takes place in the open and the organizers invite renowned musicians and singers to entertain the crowd. For some people this could also become an educational summer vacation.
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