Feature Slideshow (Home)

Reasons to love Chicago

From its flatness to midwestern niceness, let us count the ways.

Section Teasers

This Issue

It's the 2017 Best of Chicago issue! Reader staff and some of our favorite writers reflect on reasons to love Chicago. Plus our readers choose the best in Arts & Culture, City Life, Food & Drink, Goods & Services, Sports & Rec and Music & Nightlife.
The Reader's Bar Guide: Hundreds of bars searchable by neighborhood and our top recommended watering holes in Chicago

From the Archive

Agenda Teaser

Galleries & Museums
March 26
Performing Arts
Black Pearl: A Tribute to Josephine Baker Black Ensemble Theater Cultural Center
May 06

Tabbed Event Search

Follow Us

Sign up for newsletters »

 Early Warnings
 Food & Drink
 Reader Recommends
 Reader Events and Offers