Here’s where you can satisfy your sweet tooth in and around the city this summer.
Culture & The Arts
Wondering about Chicago music, festivals, arts, theater and food? WBEZ brings together the best stories about Chicago’s arts and culture scene. Together with our music station, Vocalo 91.1, we explore the stories that make the second city a vibrant world-renowned cultural destination.
Take a listen to the newest tracks added to Vocalo’s on-air rotation this month.
Get ready to look up for the last supermoon of 2022. Then look to the east for some shooting stars.
What began as a small group of Chicago women looking to enjoy the games of their childhood quickly became a nationwide phenomenon.
The TikTok-inspired album won the 2022 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theatre Album.
Bake sales organized by the Prison + Neighborhood Arts Project have raised money for Illinois prisoners and the formerly incarcerated — and become a culinary crossroads for cottage bakers. The next one is Aug. 13.
The Latina trailblazer fought for intersectionality and representation in Chicago’s arts scene. She died Aug. 3 at the age of 75.
Historian Shermann “Dilla” Thomas examines the late “Star Trek” actress’ local roots.
Good Taste Tastes Good is a four-part series that celebrates the intersection of food and film from around the world.
The orchestra has become one of the most important classical institutions in Central America and the Caribbean Basin.