overit says, “Today I got excited about the thought of being back in chicago for july 4th weekend. so weird to think that will make almost a year of being in la and away from chicago…”
By far, Chicago is the city to be in for Fourth of July. This is a fact, not an opinion.
Just as long as you’re not anywhere in a 20 block radius of the Taste of Chicago. This, too, is a fact. A sad fact. A sad fact about Chicago and festivals and people who like to eat lots of sausage on 90 degree days.