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Feb 2016

Photo: Melanie Mapes

Event Planning: See What's Hot for 2016

Who doesn’t want to be ahead of the curve and have the latest and greatest ideas in planning their next event? Whether you are planning a fun social event like a birthday party or wedding, or you are in c...
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2
Nov 2015

What Is a CAF Docent?

Wow, what a spectacular 2015 season! And a tremendous thank you to the stars of the show, the more than 100 Chicago Architecture Foundation-certified docents who led more than 2,000 river cruise tours this season. Their dedication and passion have led the Chicago...
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14
Oct 2015

Favorite Fall Recipes from Our Caterers

Apples, pumpkins and ciders, oh my! Fall is undoubtedly one of our favorite foodie seasons. We asked our catering partners' chefs to share some of their favorite food and drink recipes for the fall season. Roasted Apple Sage Stuffed Pork...
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6
Oct 2015

Chicago Is Beautiful in the Fall

Now that local schools and colleges are back in session, weekends become more valuable than ever before. But not everyone knows the tourism season in Chicago remains in session and there are many fantastic opportunities to see Chicago from the...
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28
Sep 2015

October Is All About Architecture

Fall is a beautiful time to visit Chicago. And for architecture and design enthusiasts in particular, October is the ideal month experience one of the world’s greatest cities, thanks to several special architectural happenings. Even if architecture isn’t a t...
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