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  • North Burbs: Prairie Lakes Theater

    Musicals, plays and dance recitals all have a home on the Prairie Lakes Theater. Dawn is stepping in as a showgirl for the musical, Chicago. With some help from Big Noise Theater, can she dance and sing?   Prairie Lakes Theater – 515 E Thacker St. – Des Plaines – (847) 391-5711

  • North Burbs: Lifezone 360

    Sports, wellness and fitness for the whole family. While the kids are playing soccer, lacrosse, basketball, etc. Parents can be playing themselves, working out or relaxing at the restaurant and bar. It’s a play, work and chillax location for everyone! Lifezone 360 – 999 W Main St – West Dundee – (224) 699- 9535

  • North Burbs: K1 Speed

    If you’ve got the need for speed, you’ll want to check out K1 Speed in Buffalo Grove. With 2 indoor tracks and electric karts that go up to 45 mph, you can channel your inner speed demon and race your friends. In this segment, the SEE Chicago crew battles for the title of “fastest racer”. Will Dawn beat her crew on the track? K1 Speed – 301 Hastings Dr. – Buffalo Grove – (847) 941-9400

  • North Burbs: Grayslake Flea Market

    If you on the hunt for rare and antiques treasure, the Grayslake Flea Market is the best place to look.  Every 2nd Saturday and Sunday of the month, hundreds of vendors display unique items needing a new home. Over 100,000 square feet of odds and ends. Dawn spotted her treasure before she stepped into the door. She’s definitely has an eye for fashion. Grayslake Flea Market – 1060 E Peterson Road – Grayslake – (715) 526-9769

  • North Burbs: Cre8 Workshop

    Want to shake up your typical girls’ night out? Visit Cre8 Workshop in Deerfield and get crafty! They have everything from jewelry making classes to wine glass painting classes. Oh, and did we mention that they serve wine? Girls’ night just got a lot more fun (& creative!). Cre8 Workshop – 405 Lake Cook Rd #205 – Deerfield – (847) 272-2738

  • SEE Spotlight: Buddig Classroom Takeover

    In March, Buddig and the Blackhawks celebrated their Classroom Takeover at Waters Elementary in Chicago. One classroom at the school one a free lunch from Buddig, a replica Chicago Blackhawks jersey for everyone in the class, a pair of game tickets for the teacher and a visit from Tommy Hawk!

  • SEE Spotlight: Razny Jewelers

    Wedding season is almost here. Razny Jewelers has a sale for all those couples still shopping for a wedding band. April 6 & 7, 2018 from 11am to 4pm, Razny Jewelers in Addison are opening their doors for a Wedding Band Event. The selection isn’t limited to wedding bands. There is always room for an anniversary, birthday and push gifts for a loved one.  Check it out April 6 & 7! Razny Jewelers – 1501 West Lake Street – Addison – (630) […]

  • Unique Tours: 16″ Softball Hall of Fame

    16″ Softball is Chicago. It was created here with a broom stick and a wrapped up boxing glove. No equipment needed. Back in the 30’s, 12,000 spectators filled the stands to watch the game in neighborhoods on the South and North sides. The Hall of Fame is a wonderful collection of all this history and the history still to come.  Uniforms worn in Championship games. Fungo bats and a timeline of how it all got started. 16″ Softball Hall of […]

  • Unique Tours: Busy Beaver Button Co.

    Busy Beaver Button Co. has it’s own museum. It’s the world’s only museum dedicated solely to pinback buttons. With a collection spanning back to the 1800s, Busy Beaver continues to collect buttons of all different uses and eras. The company is still making millions of buttons annually. Busy Beaver Button Co. – 3407 W. Armitage Ave – Logan Square – (773) 645-3359

  • Unique Tours: Pritzker Military Museum and Library

    Pritzker Military Museum and Library has celebrates the serve of our military men and women year round. The collection of books focus on the concept of the Citizen Soldier in America. It helps the public improve it’s understanding of military history and the sacrifices made by the men and women who have served. Lest We Forget is the current exhibit honoring WWI. Pritzker Military Museum and Library – 104 S. Michigan Ave – Loop – (312) 374-9333