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3 Must-Visit Restaurants in Evanston

Our city of Evanston, Illinois is a suburban community just north of Chicago. With Northwestern University next door, immediate access to all that Chicago has to offer, and plenty of local cultural activities, it’s an amazing place to live. One thing that Evanston is known for, in particular, is its great restaurant scene. There are […]

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Explore the Chicago French Market

The Chicago French Market is an easy drive from The Park Evanston, and it features more than 30 local food and artisan purveyors. It’s the only year-round, indoor market of its type in Chicago, and vendors include: Pastoral Pastoral has served shoppers at the market since 2009. It’s a European-inspired neighborhood cheese store that offers […]

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3 Wonderful Holiday Events in Evanston

Let Evanston illuminate your holiday season with shows and activities around Evanston! Here are three holiday events in Evanston to enjoy and to get cozy with someone special. 1. Hansel and Gretel Ongoing through December 17th Come and celebrate a unique holiday tradition with Piccolo Theater‘s seasonal performances of Hansel and Gretel. Explore a magical […]

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The Grosse Point Lighthouse: Explore a Piece of Lakeside History

The Grosse Point Lighthouse is one of the few remaining lighthouses on the Great Lakes. It’s a must-see for anyone who enjoys spectacular views. Also, it’s only a short ten-minute drive from the Park Evanston Apartments! The History of the Lighthouse The Grosse Point Lighthouse was built to illuminate the approach to Chicago after several […]

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