Beer and wine, Chicago history, Lit, Nonfiction, Reviews

Review: Chicago Beer: A History of Brewing, Public Drinking and the Corner Bar by June Sawyers

Since its early days, Chicago has had a deep connection to drinking. As author June Skinner Sawyers (a regular contributor to Third Coast Review) shares, “Drinking in the Windy City […]

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Beyond, Event

THE C2E2 CHOOSE YOUR OWN ADVENTURE PREVIEW IS BACK 2021 EDITION!

2021 has been weird, and there’s nothing weirder than saying “It’s convention season in Chicago” in early to mid-December, but we’re fresh off Chicago TARDIS, Wizard World was bumped up […]

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Beyond, Event, Front page

Socially Distanced Chicago Christmas Gift Guide 2020

2020 is weird, and there’s no sense not acknowledging the differences between this and most other holiday seasons, if even just because it hasn’t really snowed here yet. But different […]

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Event, Games & Tech, Preview

Preview: The Logan Playtest Party Returns Tomorrow for its Sixth Year

What do The Logan Theatre, C2E2, Revolution Brewing and The Nerdologues have in common? We suspect a lot of things, but among those is a love for all things nerdy. […]

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Beer and wine, Cafes and restaurants, Food

Revolution Brewing Brings Official Beer of C2E2 with Galaxy Hero, C2E2 Food Specials at Pub

Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo (C2E2) attendees are sure to get thirsty while walking around McCormick Place. Never fear – Revolution Brewing will be on hand with the event’s official beer: Galaxy-Hero […]

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Your Chicago Curated Weekend: 12/13 – 12/16

We’re inching closer and closer to the end of the year and there’s still so much left to do. There are tons of markets, concerts, and even a few stories […]

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Beyond, Event, Event, Games & Tech, Preview

Preview: Friday’s Logan Playtest Party 2018 Offers a Great Way to Get Into Chicago’s Games Scene

  We in the Games & Tech section are advocates for games–whether that’s encouraging writers and readers to see games as art, explore across game genres or become part of […]

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Beyond, Event

Gallery: We Are Cosplay’s Pre-C2E2 Cosplay Competition at Revolution Brewing

[soliloquy id=”25203″]   It was an all-around great evening at Revolution Brewing’s Kedzie Tap Room when all us nerds invaded for the We Are Cosplay cosplay competition hosted there. There […]

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Fresh Start to Your Week: 3/12 – 3/14

St. Patrick’s day is rapidly approaching! There are plenty of events before the city turns green from celebration, so don’t miss out. Concerts, readings, comedy, multimedia performance, and a secret […]

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Front page

Your Chicago Curated Weekend: 1/11 – 1/14

Let’s get the massive number of events rolling with this curated weekend! There is so much to do this weekend including the legendary Buddy Guy shows at his equally legendary […]

Julian Ramirez /
Front page

Your Chicago Curated Weekend: 11/10 – 11/13

Please note: I could go on for days, but I’ll keep it short. The election cycle has run its course again and a large majority of individuals, myself included, are […]

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