World’s Largest Block Party
No, it’s not a Lego party.
The two-night, two-block party is allegedly one of the top spots for Chicago singles, as Oprah has claimed it has produced more than 70 marriages after couples met there and later married.
Attendance reaches about 20,000 each year, the organizers said.
If you go:
When: June 29-30
Where: Madison Street and Des Plaines Avenue
Cost: $40-$45 per night, $75 two-night pass; includes four free beverages (beer, wine, soda or bottled water)