Archive for Tag Archives: ' USA-Midwest'

Muhammad Ali Legacy Tour

Louisville, Kentucky is home of a legend. By Renée S. Gordon On January 17, 1942 Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr. was born to Odessa O’Grady and Cassius Clay Sr. He was their firstborn; 18 months later his [...]

25th Annual Kentucky Bourbon Festival

Seven-day celebration of bourbon, master distillers, more bourbon set for September 12-18, 2016, in Bardstown, Kentucky. The Kentucky Bourbon Festival turns 25 in 2016 and marks the occasion with 40 events over seven days of straight-up [...]

Museum Hopping in Kansas City, Missouri

“Here I Come” By Renée S. Gordon Visit a museum to get immersed in the events and individuals of another era that changed our way of life. Kansas City, Missouri boasts several museums that should not [...]

Black History Month in Kansas City, Missouri

By Renée S. Gordon Kansas City, Missouri is so filled with history and culture that there is no time when a visit is not wonderful. But the city has really “kicked it out” for Black History Month’s [...]

Cheers to Indiana’s Bicentennial

To celebrate Indiana’s 200th year, Hamilton County debuts new beer tours and events. The BrewsLine, a Hamilton County beer tour operator, has announced it will offer Bicentennial Brew tours every Sunday now through May 22, 2016. [...]

President’s Day in Abraham Lincoln’s Hometown

Spend President’s Day weekend, February 12-15, 2016, visiting a place steeped in presidential history: Abraham Lincoln’s hometown of Springfield, Illinois. Abraham Lincoln called Springfield home for about 30 years. Visit and you’ll get to know him as [...]

Door County, Wisconsin

Adventure for the unadventurous. By Sherri Telenko There are few activities more decadent than decompressing in a hot tub after a day of outdoor activity. I’m not really an outdoorsy person—unless my dog is with me, [...]

Le Méridien Chicago Oakbrook Center Takes Luxury to the Next Level With Neiman Marcus Shopping Package

From a $1,000 Neiman Marcus Gift Card to private Executive Club Lounge access, receive the ultimate royal treatment this summer at Le Méridien Chicago Oakbrook Center. High-end shopping, fine dining and luxury amenities come together with [...]

Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park

“Suite Home Chicago” package features downtown views and classic Chicago treats. Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park celebrates The Windy City this spring with its “Suite Home Chicago” package. Upon arrival, guests will receive a welcome gift of iconic Chicago [...]

Madison Craft Beer Week

Three Cheers to Five Years! 5th annual Madison Craft Beer Week set for May 1-10, 2015 Ten-day, two weekend long festival highlights craft beer culture in Dane County, Wisconsin. Madison Craft Beer Week will celebrate its [...]

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