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Famous Tastes of Chicago Food Tour
"Get ready to take a stroll and taste some of the best foods Chicago’s downtown has to offer! The Fabulous Quintessential Culinary Tour of Chicago explores Chicago’s central business district the Loop home to many of Chicago’s famous buildings restaurants and Millennium Park.You’ll enjoy 5-6 stops and food tastings (enough for lunch) all of which are included in the ticket price. Your walking adventure will visit (subject to change):Pizano’s Pizza has been a family tradition serving “World famous gourmet deep dish pizza” for over 60 years. The best in Chicago! The Goddess and the Baker— Enjoy a chocolate dessert from this local bakery and cafe. Specializing in desserts all day
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Chicago Style Food Tour
"The Amazing Local Flavors of Chicago Food Tour experiences the beauty and history of Chicago’s Gold Coast and famous Magnificent Mile while indulging in local and unique eats along the way. This professionally guided walking tour includes 5-6 different f the Drake is known for hosting famous guests and serving world class afternoon tea. Guests have included Queen Elizabeth Diana the Princess of Wales and the Empress of Japan. L’Appetito – Savor a sweet dessert at this local Italian bakery and deli that originated at the Chicago World’s Fair of 1893. Downtown Dogs – Enjoy a delicious and classic Chicago St without the ketchup. Billy Goat Tavern Grill – Originally established in 1934 this tavern became nationally famous when it inspired Saturday Night Live’s ‘Cheezeborger
From $50.00
 
Chicago Grand Half-Day Tour
"Get an in-depth look at the beautiful Windy City on this 4-hour coach tour of Chicago! Take a scenic bus ride through the South Side and travel through the beautiful Grant Park. Visit the Adler Planetarium with its impressive sky dome and pass by the Art which boasts a world-renowned collection of impressionist art. Pass the Orchestra Hall home of the famous Chicago Symphony Orchestra and drive by President Obama's old neighborhood!On the North Side travel by the striking Richard J Daley plaza with its magnificent Pablo Picasso sculpture created specifically for Chicago. Cross the Chicago River and see the famous Wrigley Building and Wrigley Field. Spot one of the tallest buildings in the world the John Hancock Center and continue through Lincoln Park’s acres and acres of lush greenery and lagoons. See the Itinerary section below for a full list of sights seen on this exciting Chicago tour."
From $48.00

More Things to Do in Gary

The Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

The western end of the National Lakeshore is behind Union Station. It extends eastward between railroad tracks into the Miller neighborhood of Gary, where the Marquette Hike/Bike trail follows the old...
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Toughluck
Dec 04, 2009

Gary City Hall

Located in the heart of downtown Gary, City Hall is one of a pair of matching buildings. To it's west is the Lake County Courthouse. Both were to be the backdrop for a central park area and the...
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Toughluck
Dec 04, 2009

Gary Air show

The Gary Air show, although not quite as large as the Chicago Air and Water show was almost as good, the only notable omission was the Thunderbirds or the Blue Angels, one of which always appears in...
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Dabs
Jul 18, 2004

Marquette Park

In 1919, after thirteen years of saying it wasn’t in the business of recreation, US Steel presented the 120 acre Marquette Park to the city of Gary. Ironically, this represented one of the first...
sambarnett
Oct 03, 2003

2300 Jackson St: The Jackson Home

In the shadow of Gary Roosevelt High School, this is where it all began for Janet, LaToya, Tito and of course Michael. The street name is coincidental; in Gary, streets west of Broadway have...
sambarnett
Jun 18, 2003

Step on the gas!!!!!!

If you are doing a documentary on how to destroy a city, bring plenty of video. This city is a clinic on the subject. Take the tour to downtown, Broadway. That should be enough. Whatever you do, don't...
1Getout
Jun 08, 2003
 
 
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Gary State Bank Building

This 10-story skyscraper is a remaining highlight of Gary's "Augustan Age", a time of rapid growth and development during the mid and late 1920s. Built in 1929, this neo-classical edifice hides an...
sambarnett
Jun 03, 2003

Father Marquette - setting

This is a pleasant setting - though perhaps he would have liked to be closer to the water. (For comparison with a more modern representation, see the Depression-era Father Marquette mural from my own...
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yooperprof
May 04, 2003

Marquette Park - Father Marquette

Jacques Marquette (1637-1675) Jesuit missionary and explorer of "New France". Traversed the Great Lakes and founded a mission at "St. Ignace" in what is now the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. May have...
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yooperprof
May 03, 2003

Gary Bathing Beach Aquatorium

This beautiful structure has been undergoing renovation for over ten years, thanks to a citizen group, The Society for the Restoration of the Gary Bathing Beach Aquatorium and Octave Chanute's Place...
sambarnett
Apr 29, 2003

Marquette Trail

This 2.1 mile linear trail runs between County Line Road and Grand Blvd in Miller, traversing a very pretty, diverse series of dunes, wetlands and forests, the Dunes in all their glory. The compacted...
sambarnett
Mar 24, 2003

US Steel

The reason why Gary exists. US Steel does not host public tours and unless you work there you won't be getting in. But I list this under "must see activities" because if you are anywhere near the city...
sambarnett
Jan 26, 2003

669 Van Buren Street

Constructed between 1909 - 1910, the stucco prairie style house at 669 Van Buren is an example of Frank Lloyd Wright's American-System Built design. The original resident, Ingwald Moe, owned a...
sambarnett
Jan 26, 2003

Gary Land Company building

The oldest building in Gary, dating from the city's birth in 1906. Originally located near 3rd and Broadway, this wood framed building housed the Gary Land Company (the wing of US Steel responsible...
sambarnett
Jan 05, 2003

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"G.I."
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"Gary, Indiana, Gary, Indiana, Gary, Indiana...."
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"Kickin' it in tha city of Gary, Indiana!"
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"More Than a Musical Comedy Song"
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1Getout

"Tough town"
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