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Michelle Obama Book Tour United Center

Bring the family to see BECOMING: An Intimate Conversation with Michelle Obama November 13 at Chicago’s United Center and stay at the nearby and affordable Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside! BECOMING: An Intimate Conversation with Michelle Obama is a speaking tour to promote Obama’s new book, “Becoming.” Attendees will hear firsthand Mrs. Obama’s […]

Illumination Light Show Morton Arboretum

Bring the nature lovers in your family to experience Illumination at beautiful Morton Arboretum, a holiday-themed light and sound show, November 16 through January 1, and stay at the nearby and affordable Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside! Morton Arboretum’s Illumination is a chilly delight of light, sound and sights display. The illumination walk […]

“How the Grinch Stole Christmas” Musical

Bring the family to see the musical version of “Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas” at the Chicago Theatre November 16-25, and stay at the nearby and affordable Best Western Inn & Suites in historic Hyde Park! More than two million audience members have already discovered the magic of “Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole […]

Rachel Drew & the Bitter Roots with Special Guests

Bring a loved one to see Rachel Drew & the Bitter Roots with Electric Dirt and Kathy Greenholdt at the fabulous Fitzgerald’s Night Club in Berwyn November 1 and stay at the nearby and affordable Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside! Americana band Rachel Drew & the Bitter Roots, features soulful vocals, Alton Smith on piano, […]

Q Brothers Hip-Hop Christmas Carol

Bring the entire family for Christmas belly laughs to the “Q Brothers Christmas Carol” at Chicago Shakespeare Theatre November 20-December 30, and stay at the nearby and affordable Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside! If you don’t know about the Q Brothers, they take classic texts and turn them into hip-hop parodies, with four […]

Hotels Near Loyola Medical Center

There is nothing fun or easy about spending time in a hospital. From visiting friends and loved ones to get a procedure yourself, hospital stays can be expensive and stressful endeavors. Unfortunately they are also a part of life and most everyone will, at some point, have to spend a considerable amount of time in […]

Robbie Lee Fulks and Linda Gail Lewis in Concert

Bring your girlfriend to Fitzgerald’s Night Club to see Robbie Lee Fulks & Linda Gail Lewis in concert October 9 and stay at the nearby and affordable Best Wester Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside! “Wild! Wild! Wild!,” the new collaboration between Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Robbie Fulks and rock-and-roll royalty Linda Gail Lewis, gleefully lives up to its title. It’s Americana […]

Little Shop of Horrors

Come to the Drury Lane Theatre in Oakbrook to see “Little Shop of Horrors” through October 28 and stay at the nearby and affordable Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside! Remember the Roger Corman 1960 cult movie classic The Little Shop of Horrors? Then came the 1982 Off Broadway musical which ran for five […]

Neil DeGrasse Tyson

Bring your wonder-filled friends to see astrophysicist Neil DeGrasse Tyson at the Chicago Theatre October 18, and stay at the nearby and affordable Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside! Neil DeGrasse Tyson began giving lectures on astronomy at the age of 15! He credits a summons to meet the world-renowned physicist Carl Sagan at […]

Chicago International Film Festival

Come to the Chicago International Film Festival October 12-26 and stay at the nearby and affordable Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside! The Chicago International Film Festival is North America’s oldest competitive film festival. The Festival’s in-person tributes have honored such international luminaries as François Truffaut, Orson Welles, Sophia Loren, Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Satyajit […]