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Playing outdoors in Chicago

In summer, everyone wants to be outside.

Kayaks on the Chicago River.

© Beth Gauper

In summer, Chicago lives outdoors, which is a good thing in coronavirus times, since the big festivals are canceled and the biggest attractions closed.

Here's what you can do in Chicago this summer.

For accommodations in all price ranges, see Where to stay in Chicago.

Last updated on July 3, 2020