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So Much to do, Let's Make the Time

This vibrant neighborhood offers an abundance of stunning diversions, from trendy shops to dazzling dining to exciting theater and nightclubs. As one of Chicago's more established lakefront neighborhoods, Lakeview East is a diverse place to visit and explore. For the baseball fan, our hotel is blocks from historic Wrigley Field. Outdoor enthusiasts can embrace the lakefront beaches, get things moving on the running and bike paths or launch a boat at Belmont Harbor. It's also host to some of Chicago's biggest annual events including Halsted Street Market Days, the Annual PrideFest and Pride Parade, and the Lakeview East Festival of the Arts for all day (and night) art, live music and outdoor dining. Of course, there is no lack of night life with the Elbo Room, The Vic and Park West boasting some of the greatest musical talent the city has to offer. If you're a theater buff, Blue Man Group performs at the Briar Street ishTheatre just blocks away, and continues to thrill audiences year after year. 
Below is a list of upcoming events you might want to consider while staying at Hawthorne Terrace. We update this list monthly, so be sure to check back often for updates!
Feb 25 - Feb 26
Check out FrostFest in Lakeview - It's the annual outdoor festival featuring music, beers, and more. This year, you can taste the soup walk . . . That'll warm your soul!

March 5
The Annual Polar Plunge takes place at North Avenue Beach and it's really a sight to see! All these brave Men and Women jumping into the freezing cold Lake Michigan all for a great cause. Even if you're not plunging, it's a great thing to see and support!

March 11
Keep your calendar open for the all-out Chicago celebration of St. Patrick's Day! There will be river dying, parades, and more than one Pub Crawl to enjoy all the green beer you can balance. There's even one in the neighborhood!

March 27
The Improv Festival hits town and it's the funniest week in the city! Whether you want to learn or simply watch, There's an opportunity for everyone. Check the schedule, and go feel your sides split!

April 10
Get this date on your calendar because it's the HOME OPENER for the World Champion CHICAGO CUBS! We'll be wearing our Cubbie blue and waving our W Flags to Welcome our boys of Summer back to the windy city! 
Wrigley Field, Chicago

Wrigley Field

Catch a Chicago Cubs game at the historic Wrigley Field. Enjoy a day of exciting baseball, hot dogs, cold beer and family time at this legendary ballpark.
Lincoln Park Zoo, Illinois

Lincoln Park Zoo

Chicago's number one family destination, the Lincoln Park Zoo features exotic animals from around the globe, beautiful gardens and daily kid's programs.
Downtown Chicago

Downtown Chicago

Downtown Chicago is an incredible destination for art, fashion and adventure. Catch a concert at Millennium Park or enjoy shopping and dining on the Magnificent Mile.
Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum, Chicago

Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum

The Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum highlights the natural history of Illinois, with more than 100 hands on exhibits, including the incredible butterfly house.
Belmont Theatre District, Illinois

Belmont Theatre District

The Belmont Theater District is the city's vibrant destination for anything live! Check out stage productions, dance recitals, live music, improve and sketch comedy shows.