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Farmer’s Markets in Chicago

One of the best events that gets fired up around this time of year is the Chicago Farmer’s Market. Fresh fruits and veggies at the peak of ripeness, flowers that last for weeks, and handmade items of quality you just can’t find in a store! I’ve been lucky enough to live in cities that have […]

Chicago Weekend Guide May 18-20, 2018

Happy almost-weekend! The sun is shining, festival season is starting, and all our favorite farmers markets have opened! There’s a lot to choose from and I’ll have a couple additional roundups coming soon! For this Chicago Weekend Guide, there were a few events that go all weekend long, so I’ll list those up here with […]

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Chicago Weekend Guide May 11-13, 2018

Welcome to the weekend! There’s so much to be excited for with Mothers’ Day on Sunday, The Sox and Cubs playing each other, and the farmers markets opening! Make sure to stop by Green City (in Lincoln Park) and Division Street Farmers Markets on Saturday, and Logan Square Farmers Market on Sunday! Pick up farm […]

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