12 Things Every True Illinoisan Does In The Summer

Summer in the Midwest is no joke, and Illinois is no exception to the hot weather and frightening storms that make our warm months memorable. To beat the heat and shake those lingering winter blues, Illinoisans know what they have to do.

Keep scrolling for 12 things every Illinoisan does in the summer to make sure you’re doing it right.

For more fun activities, check out 10 things you should do in Illinois this summer.

What’s your favorite summer activity? Share your traditions with us!