Some People Don’t Know These 11 Things Came From Chicago

Chicago is known for many things, but there are a few inventions you would never guess someone came up with right here in the Windy City. From food to games and household items, here are 11 things the world might not have without Chicago.

We’re proud of our city for many reasons, and these are just a few. Check them out:

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:

If you’re most interested in the food that Chicago has come up with, check out these 13 foods and drinks Chicagoans can’t get enough of.

What other inventions do you love that our city is responsible for? Share your favorites with us!