Jean Baptiste Pointe DuSable, a Haitian-born fur trader, is recognized as the founder of the city of Chicago. The statue, created by Erik Blome in 2009, was donated to the Chicago Public Art Collection by Lesley Benodin to commemorate DuSable.
Happenings on the Mile (June 30th - August 1st)
Hopefully you aren't too tired from partying all day at Lollapalooza, cause there's also a good amount going on at Chicago's Magnificent Mile. Here's how you can take advantage of downtown in Chicago during your stay this weekend. Read moreRead more
Father's Day The Magnificent Mile
Jerry Seinfeld once said, “You can tell what year was the best year of your Dad’s life because he seems to freeze that clothing style and ride it out.” Well, what better way to celebrate Dad this Father’s Day then to take him to some of the various stores here... Read moreRead more