13 Things Every Chicagoan Wants The Rest Of The Country To Know

Chicago is prone to many stereotypes due to the way our city is depicted in the media. To clear our name, we think there are some things everyone should know about us, because these are the things that make us great.

Don’t start making assumptions about Chicago before you read this list. Scroll on for 13 things we’d like to address.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

You should also know that we do some crazy things here. Check out 13 things Chicagoans do that seem insane to everyone else.

What else do you think everyone should know about Chicago? Share your thoughts with us in the comments below!