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Best of the rest of the fests

Whether you like your summer weekends loud with a side of light beer or a little more eclectic, the options for fairs and festivals that suit your mood are plentiful. Admission fees listed for most neiighborhood festivals are suggested donations for charity or community projects. May International Mr. Leather Chicago’s homegrown leather-man competition packs the […]

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Chicago Air & Water Show

The 51st annual Chicago Air & Water Show hits downtown (we hope figuratively) on Saturday and Sunday from 10 AM to 4 PM. Reduced to two days from last year’s three, the annual spectacle/military recruitment stunt features everything from bi-planes to Thunderbirds. Unlike G.I. Joe, it’s completely free. The action takes place over Lake Michigan […]