1. In 1900 Chicago successfully completed a massive and highly innovative engineering project- reversing the flow of the Chicago River so that it emptied into the Mississippi River instead of Lake Michigan. Also, the Chicago River is dyed green every year to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day.
Enjoy Chicago’s Winter Wonderland with Ice Skating at Millennium Park. Check out all of the details below! Title: Ice Skating at Millennium Park Location: Millennium Park Chicago Link out: Click here Description: Kicking off Chicago’s winter season, the McCormick Tribune Ice Rink in Millennium Park will open on Friday, November 18, 2011 and will remain […]
Come experience an integral part of being a great hostel…partake in our social events & have a blast with us… LIVE MUSIC MONDAYS: Our Blues Bar Outing is always popular & still running strong. Live Chicago Blues at historic Kingston Mines, the best part: we get you in for FREE, all you have to do is […]
Here’s a few most historically excellent bars, pubs, taverns, and lounges to quench your summer-stricken thirst… “Operated as a speakeasy in the last year of prohibition, 1933, and was one of the first 20 bars in Chicago to obtain a liquor license after it was repealed.” The Burwood Tap is a brief stroll from the hostel […]
Take advantage of our weekly hostel events that will surely illuminate your stay. Every Monday we have a FREE Blues Bar Outing to one of our historic neighborhood blues venues. Whether its the always lively Kingston Mines or the cool low-key comfort of B.L.U.E.S. Chicago, we always have a blast grooving to the music that made Chicago a […]