You don't need us to tell you that Chicago summers are pretty much awesome sauce. There are so many festivals and events happening this summer and a few that you especially ought to know about.
Chicago Ale Fest
The 2017 Chicago Ale Fest will take place on June 24 & 25 at Grant Park. This year, there will be food trucks, live music, and some delicious adult beverages to enjoy! More info
Millenium Arts Festival
From July 7 - 9, there will be over 100 different artists showcasing their work in downtown Chicago. You'll be able to experience so much handcrafted art from ceramics to photography to furniture! More info
Hot Dog Fest
"Chicago Dogs" are world famous and there's a festival to celebrate this summer treat. From August 11 - 13, there will be music, vendors, and plenty of deliciousness. More info