We're so close in fact, on some days it's difficult to show up for work! We're smack-dab in the middle of River North - home to hundreds of Chicago's hippest eateries, night spots, and attractions.
Now - Fall
Get an early start on Sunday Funday at Comedy Brunch - Second City's Sunday Bloody Sunday. It's great food, good laugh's and Bloody Mary's - what could go wrong?
oct 1 - 7
Feeling the need to put a little culture back into your life? Now is the time because it's Museum Week in the 312 . . . which means a lot of special stuff to see and discounted admissions . . . . from stuffed animals to art, stars to history . . . check out what's in store.
Get ready to LOL when Margaret Cho performs live at the Chicago Theatre - we hear her live show is even better than what you see on TV (read, no censorship) - Tix are still available, and pretty reasonable - - - get your crew and head over to the Cho! - - - yeah, you see what we did there . . .
Admittedly, we're pretty much the first ones in line at most craft beer events . . . now we're adding wine to the list with Wine Riot at the Great Hall at Union Station. This is no fancy, snort-fest . . . but rather, a wine event that includes tastings, "crash courses" (in wine we presume) a DJ, and a lot of other fun stuff. Long live the grape vine!
The Anti Cruelty Society knows exactly how to pull at our hearts strings .. PETS plus BEER Done! Get to Revolution Brewpub (we loooove) for 2 hours of all-you-can-eat appy's (yup, we said it) and featured house beers. It's 40 bucks and for the Pets . . . pause for collective ahhhh.
If you're as much in love with Grace Potter as we are, then we'll probably see at at her show at the Chicago Theatre on Oct 23. And oh yeah, if you see us crying at the stage door, just walk away.
Want more? Check out these Chicago mainstays!In case you haven't noticed, Chicago bike riders are pretty much like the USPS when it comes to dedicated riding through sleet, snow, hell or high water! Get your Divvy and ride the city like a local, they're practically at every street corner. If you're a tad on the laid back side - a segway may be more your speed . . . we've got those too! If you love to eat as much as we do, you've gotta check this out . . . Chicago Food Planet offers a full array of food tours. Take a big bite out of Chicago, then come back to ACME for a long snooooooze. If you've been dying to check out EATALY, you're in luck - it's a block away, and yeah, it's awesome. Are you an adrenaline junkie? Then head over to the Willis Tower and the Ledge. It's a glass box extended over the street, 103 stories in the air. Or, go for the all new TILT at the Hancock, and lean over the city like never before. Enough said. Tweet that Twitterverse! If you love all things four legged and furry, you'll love the Lincoln Park Zoo. A leader in wildlife conservation, the zoo features super cool animals of many many species. If you don't believe us, ask our associate Eve - She goes APE for LPZoo. Plus . . . it's F-R-E-E!