Architecture, Art & Museums, Beyond, Museum, Museums, Painting & sculpture, Parks and zoos, Photography, Sculpture

Your Definitive Guide to Chicago Museum Week 2018

It’s about to be Museum Week in Chicago. Every January, while it’s too cold to enjoy the lakefront, rooftop bars and generally being outside for more than five minutes, the […]

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Beyond, Front page

It’s Year 3 for Third Coast Review: Changes Are Coming!

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We’re making some changes as we begin our third year. (Third Coast Review went live on January 8, 2016.) We value your interest in our arts and culture coverage and […]

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Beyond, Parks and zoos, Uncategorized

GALLERY: Brookfield Zoo’s Holiday Magic Still Shines

  [soliloquy id=”22025″]   Welcome to the first day back from the holidays! We hope you had a lovely time celebrating with friends and family. If you’ve still got some […]

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Beyond, Parks and zoos, Suburbs and exurbs, Uncategorized

GALLERY: Chicago Botanic Garden Sweetens the Pot for 2017’s Wonderland Express

  [soliloquy id=”21907″]   Wonderland Express is something of an institution at the Chicago Botanic Garden. For years, it’s been delighting families with its classic model trains, unique local botanical […]

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Beyond, Music

Meet the 3CR Staff: Sarah Brooks, Music Editor

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This is the first post in a series of interviews of Third Coast staffers conducted by Third Coast Staffers. In this interview, Emma Terhaar talks to music section editor Sarah […]

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Beyond, Parks and zoos, Suburbs and exurbs

Winter Wonderland – 7 Great Chicago Holiday Adventures Outdoors

  I’m of the opinion that we don’t appreciate winter enough here in Chicago. On the face of it, there doesn’t seem like much to appreciate- snow makes traffic even […]

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Beyond, Parks and zoos, Uncategorized

GALLERY: ‘Fire and Ice’ at Garfield Park Conservatory a Holiday Stunner

[soliloquy id=”21705″]   We’re full tilt in the holiday season now, like it or not. Thanksgiving came in with a flurry of turkey, gravy and pie and December started in […]

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Art & Museums, Beyond, Fashion, Painting & sculpture, Photography, Sculpture

Meet the Artists at 17th Annual One of a Kind Holiday Show

Over 600 artists from across North America mob the Merchandise Mart’s 7th floor with a wide variety of wares through December 10. There’s an admission fee to even get in the […]

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Beyond, Events, Lit

Sick of the Same Old Gifts?

Gift-giving season is upon us, and with it the existential dread that comes with finding the perfect present. In our modern age of two-day shipping, free returns, and constant stream […]

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Beyond, Stages

American Theatre Magazine Recognizes Third Coast Review’s Role in Indie Arts Scene

American Theatre magazine, the preeminent professional theater magazine in the U.S., has recognized Third Coast Review as one of the “indie arts sites” that contributes to arts coverage in Chicago […]

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Beyond, Suburbs and exurbs

Chicago TARDIS 2017 A Hearty Throwback for Doctor Who Fans

Doctor Who has been around forever. Long before you could find a TARDIS shirt at the mall, it had left an indelible mark on the landscape of British TV. It predates […]

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Beyond, Museums, Uncategorized

GALLERY: 75 Years of Christmas Around The World at MSI

Now that the turkey’s gone and the pumpkin pie a memory, it’s time to get in the full swing of the holiday season. The Magnificent Mile’s had its lighting and […]

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