Lunch in Chicago’s Farmers Markets

4.19.2019 Full Article Ambassador Chicago, Chicago, Food

Farmers markets are known for their colorful arrays of fresh fruits, veggies, and flowers, but there’s more to them than local produce and bunches of blooms: Chicago farmers markets are also culinary hotspots in their own right. Markets around the Windy City offer a wide variety of deliciously prepared dishes, from gourmet grilled cheese creations

Beyond Beer: A Food Lover’s Tour of Chicago Breweries

3.18.2019 Full Article Ambassador Chicago, Chicago, Food and Drink

With nearly 200 breweries spread across the city and its surrounding areas, Chicago is truly a beer mecca with something for everyone. But there’s more to the Windy City’s brewery scene than just beer: Plenty of them pay just as much attention to the bites they offer as they do to what’s on tap. Foodies,

Beat the Freeze: Winning Ways to Warm Up in the Windy City

2.28.2019 Full Article Ambassador Chicago, Chicago, Entertainment, Food and Drink, Happenings

It’s no secret that Chicago can get cold — really cold. But if there’s one thing Chicagoans are known for, it’s toughing it out through less-than-ideal weather. After all, cold temperatures don’t have to get in the way of a good time, and there’s plenty to do around the city all year long. If you

Embrace the Outdoors During Winter in the Windy City

1.14.2019 Full Article Ambassador Chicago, Chicago, Entertainment, Events

Chicago winters may not be for the faint of heart, but they certainly don’t put a freeze on the festivities. Sure, the temperatures take a tumble in the beginning of the year, but the city’s fun factor remains intact – especially when it comes to al fresco activities. Our advice? Embrace the cold, bundle up,

6 Ways to Get In on Chicago’s Holiday Action

12.4.2018 Full Article Ambassador Chicago, Chicago, Happenings, Holiday

It’s pretty easy to feel festive this time of year: Hang some lights on your tree, stream some classic carols, and nibble on a sugar cookie or two. But to really get into the holiday spirit, head to Ambassador Chicago where special events are happening all month long – like visits from Santa Claus himself

Cheers to Chicago: Celebrating 85 Years Since the End of Prohibition

11.27.2018 Full Article Ambassador Chicago, Chicago, Entertainment, Food and Drink

It’s hard to imagine a time when kicking back with a cocktail meant being on the wrong side of the law, but when Ambassador Chicago opened in 1926, alcohol was illegal thanks to Prohibition. This 13-year ban on booze in the US did anything but sober up society – it actually ushered in one of

5 Chicago Magic Shows You Have to See to Believe

10.29.2018 Full Article Ambassador Chicago, Chicago, Entertainment, Nightlife

Magic shows tend to be thought of as the stuff of kids’ birthday parties, street performers, and Las Vegas shows. But that’s all changing in Chicago, where it turns out the Windy City has quite the magical history. Possibly the most famous illusionist ever, Harry Houdini perfected many of his stunts here and wowed crowds

5 Next Level Date Nights in Chicago

10.1.2018 Full Article Ambassador Chicago, Chicago, Entertainment, Happenings, Nightlife

Thinking of going out with your special someone and settled on the idea of dinner and a movie? You might want to keep brainstorming. Food and a flick might be a safe bet, but there are so many more unique, romantic nights out in the city you could be planning. Our advice: Start out at

5 Fitness Finds in the Windy City

8.14.2018 Full Article Ambassador Chicago, Chicago, Health

Keeping up with a workout routine while traveling can easily feel like a chore. Thankfully, Chicago offers so many cool fitness options, there’s no need to clock time on the treadmill while you’re in town. If you really want to break a sweat the old-fashioned way, you can always go on a run or ride

Set Your Sights on Some of Chicago’s Best Views

7.26.2018 Full Article Ambassador Chicago

With a skyline as gorgeous as Chicago’s, it’s no wonder residents and visitors are constantly seeking out the best views. The good news is that there is no shortage of options, ranging from the obvious — hello, Willis Tower observation deck — to more surprising hidden gems (one of the event spaces at the Ambassador

Booth One to open at Ambassador Chicago this fall

9.29.2017 Full Article Ambassador Chicago, Chicago

The long awaited restaurant in Ambassador Chicago is opening Fall 2017.

Journal Group opens Ambassador Chicago

7.31.2017 Full Article Ambassador Chicago, Chicago

The Journal Group has officially opened Ambassador Chicago, the historic property in Chicago’s Gold Coast neighborhood.

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