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5 Kickass…Chicago Brunches

After a Saturday night out, there’s no better way than brunch to cure that Sunday hangover. Whoever came up with the option […]

5 Kickass… Christmastime Canteens

5 Kickass… Christmastime Canteens

Looking for a place to get into the holiday spirit with friends and family? Check out these 5 kickass decked-out holiday bars!

5 Kickass… Holiday Shows in Chicago

5 Kickass… Holiday Shows in Chicago

Ready or not, the holiday season is upon us, and you know what that means… ugly Christmas sweaters and peppermint schnapps, of course! But for those searching for a little intellectual stimulation and entertainment between the white elephant exchanges and ornament hanging, there is no lack of holiday theater options.

5 Kickass… Chicago Karaoke Bars

5 Kickass… Chicago Karaoke Bars

Grab some cash to tip the DJs and do some vocal warmups, because readers, you’re going to have a hell of a time at any of these kickass Chicago Karaoke Bars.

5 Kickass… Records from Chicago’s Past (The 1990s)

5 Kickass… Records from Chicago’s Past (The 1990s)

Local rock station Q101 may be just a memory, but the amazing music that poured out of the city in the ’90s still sounds great. Here’s 5 kickass albums by Chicago bands from the 1990s. Enjoy!

5 Kickass… Outdoor Basketball Courts

5 Kickass… Outdoor Basketball Courts

California Park | 3843 N. California Ave. California Park is a great place to play ball because it features all the fundamentals […]

5 Kickass… Rooftop Bars

5 Kickass… Rooftop Bars

Rooftop drinking just feels different than being on a regular patio. You’ve got a different view of the skyline and the sun feels that much stronger. So if you’re looking to elevate your level of drinking this summer, here are our picks for best rooftop bars.

5 Kickass… Chicago Bookstores

5 Kickass… Chicago Bookstores

Here are 5 kick-ass Chicago bookstores sure to meet your reading needs and offer titles, events, and amenities that Borders could never provide.

5 Kickass… Al Fresco Dining Spots

5 Kickass… Al Fresco Dining Spots

Though there are countless places to get your patio dining fix in the city, some are particularly kickass. Here are a few picks for our favorite summer al fresco dining.

5 Kickass… Bar Patios and Beer Gardens

5 Kickass… Bar Patios and Beer Gardens

If you’re a seasoned Chicagoan at all, you know what summertime means. So why eat and drink inside? Here are our picks for best Chicago patios and beer gardens.

5 Kickass… Chicago Bowling Alleys

5 Kickass… Chicago Bowling Alleys

Looking to escape the summer heat or the winter cold? Want to claim that you’re exercising while drinking pitchers of PBR? Check out this list of 5 kickass Chicago bowling alleys, grab your balls and hit the lanes!

5 Kickass… Local Breweries

5 Kickass… Local Breweries

With a craft beer revolution sweeping the nation, the Chicagoland area is fast becoming home to some of the best brews in the country. Here are our picks for five kickass local breweries.

5 Kickass… Hot Chocolate Havens

5 Kickass… Hot Chocolate Havens

While many of us love to warm up in the winter downing libations at our favorite neighborhood bar, sometimes that pint is not enough to warm the toes. Try sitting down with one of these delectable, gourmet cups of hot chocolate.

5 Kickass… Chicago Area Ski Excursions

5 Kickass… Chicago Area Ski Excursions

It’s time to get out of the city and ski! Or snowboard, or wear cute snow gear and sit in a lodge drinking spiked hot chocolate. Whatever your preference, here is a list of 5 kickass ski resorts near Chicago!