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Charley Crockett in Concert

Come to Fitzgerald’s Night Club in Berwyn for the record release party for blues man Charley Crockett’s “Lonesome As a Shadow,” May 25, and stay at the nearby and affordable Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside! Growing up with a single mother in San Benito, Texas, the hometown of Tejano star Freddy Fender, was […]

U2 at the United Center

Come to Chicago’s United Center to see mega-band U2, May 22-23, and stay at the nearby and affordable Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside! Who has won 22 Grammy Awards and was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame? U2! Who has been listed in the top 20 rock bands by Rolling […]

Artisan Chocolate, Wine & Spirits Expo

If you believe the old saw, “When it comes to chocolate resistance is futile,” then come to the Chicago Artisan Chocolate, Wine & Spirits Expo at the Stephen M. Baily Auditorium, April 21-22, and stay at the nearby and affordable Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside! The Chicago Artisan Chocolate, Wine & Spirits Expo […]

Bill Murray and Friends

Come to the Chicago Theatre to see the great Bill Murray, Jan Vogler & Friends: New Worlds, April 19, and stay at the nearby Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside! You think you know comedy god Bill Murray? This new presentation will blow your socks off. Bill Murray and master cellist Jan Vogler met […]

The Black Lillies in Concert

Come to Fitzgerald’s Night Club in Berwyn to see The Black Lillies, April 21, and stay at the nearby and affordable Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside! The Black Lillies have never backed down from a challenge: proudly independent since their formation, they are always pushing forward and evolving, letting the inspiration and music […]

Wing Fest 2018 at UIC Pavilion

Like the chicken parts? Come to Wing Fest 2018 at the UIC Pavilion in Chicago, May 6. And stay at the nearby and affordable Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside! Wing Fest 2018 features wings from many different chefs across Chicagoland. The restaurants compete in the annual Best of Fest Competition! It’s a great […]

Garfield Park Spring Flower Show

Bring the family to the Garfield Park Conservatory Spring Flower Show through May 13, and stay at the nearby and affordable Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside! The Garfield Park Observatory Spring Flower Show, Hash Tag No Filter will blanket you with blooms and fill your senses with color and perfume! Wander through azaleas, […]

Bacon Fest

Come to Bacon Fest Chicago at the UIC Pavilion April 6-7, and stay at the nearby and affordable Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside! Did you know that March is Bacon Month? Bacon Fest allows you to visit food booths from well-known Chicago restaurants and sample bacon-favored dishes! You get a Bacon Fest: Guide […]

Good Food EXPO at UIC Pavilion

Come to Chicago for the Good Food EXPO March 23-24, and stay at the nearby and affordable Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside! The Good Food EXPO is sponsored by Family Farmed, a national leader in building the Good Food movement and developing regional, sustainable food systems. Its annual Good Food EXPO — America’s […]

Chicago Bluegrass and Blues Festival

Come to the Chicago Bluegrass and Blues Festival at different venues March 21-25, and stay at the nearby and affordable Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside! Wednesday, March 21, the Chicago Bluegrass and Blues Festival kicks off at Fitzgerald’s Night Club in Berwyn with Mary Lane and the No Static Blues Band. Mary Lane […]