The Admiral at the Lake Blog

Amazing Activities Near The Admiral at the Lake

Posted by The Admiral at the Lake on Oct 25, 2017 3:30:00 PM

Everything moves indoors in November in Chicago, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t plenty to do. As we turn our thermostats up and snuggle into our winter coats, we enjoy the camaraderie encouraged by fall’s chilly winds at various establishments near the neighborhoods of Andersonville, Edgewater, and in the north end of Chicago.

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Topics: Chicago Living, Chicago Lifestyle

10 Tips for the Chicago International Film Festival

Posted by The Admiral at the Lake on Oct 5, 2017 2:58:30 PM

“Film as dream, film as music. No art passes our conscience in the way film does, and goes directly to our feelings, deep down into the dark rooms of our souls.”

― Ingmar Bergman

The Chicago International Film Festival, October 12-26, strives to be everything to all people...well, people who love film. The festival offers

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Topics: Chicago Living, Chicago Lifestyle

July Events near The Admiral at the Lake

Posted by The Admiral at the Lake on Jun 27, 2017 10:00:00 AM

The heat is on, and there are multiple activities planned for every single day of July. Residents of The Admiral at the Lake are looking forward to checking out many of these activities in Andersonville, Edgewater, and Chicago. Don’t miss the fabulous fireworks show on Independence Day!

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Topics: Chicago Lifestyle, Chicago Living

June Events near The Admiral at the Lake

Posted by The Admiral at the Lake on May 25, 2017 2:06:23 PM

Summer’s coming, and we’re getting excited about all the happenings in the neighborhoods near The Admiral at the Lake. We’ve picked out a few of our favorite activities in June, all within walking distance.

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Topics: Chicago Living

Places to Hang Out near The Admiral at the Lake

Posted by The Admiral at the Lake on May 23, 2017 3:56:38 PM

Chicago has something for everyone, no matter what your inclinations. So say the community members of The Admiral at the Lake, including Bill Hinchliff. Bill, a native of Chicago and former tour guide, believes it’s especially easy to hang out somewhere that’s free.

Along with the other residents of The Admiral at the Lake, Bill is constantly finding new things to do and new places to go. Lucky for everyone else, he’s generous enough to pass on his knowledge.

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Topics: Chicago Living

Dog-Friendly Places Near The Admiral at the Lake

Posted by The Admiral at the Lake on May 18, 2017 4:04:00 PM

Chicago loves dogs! That’s evident by the number of dog-friendly places and activities for our furry friends.

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Topics: Chicago Living

Lifelong Learning at The Admiral at the Lake

Posted by The Admiral at the Lake on May 16, 2017 1:02:00 PM

Becoming part of a new community can be exhilarating, especially when your community is made up of like-minded individuals. That’s what the residents of The Admiral of the Lake enjoy. In addition to attending fitness and art classes, Admiral residents have a strong desire to share and expand their academic knowledge.

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Topics: Chicago Living

Enjoy Chicago Theater Performances

Posted by The Admiral at the Lake on May 11, 2017 2:54:00 PM

A favorite pastime for many Americans is going to see a play. Whether comedy, tragedy, historical, or musical, attending a live drama performance is sure to evoke emotion and linger in your thoughts. It’s unlike any other form of entertainment. The playwright creates a reenactment of real-life situations, or perhaps fantasies, that motivate us to think critically about our own lives and choices. Fortunately, residents of The Admiral at the Lake have a broad spectrum from which to choose without having to venture far from home. The following theaters are but a few of the many options available:

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Topics: Chicago Living

7 Places to Get a Good Laugh near The Admiral at the Lake

Posted by The Admiral at the Lake on May 9, 2017 4:01:00 PM

Everyone loves a good laugh, and residents at The Admiral at the Lake are no exception. With many thriving entertainment venues in Chicago, these are just a small selection of comedy clubs that feature live shows every week. Have fun!

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Topics: Chicago Living

Enjoy Farmers Markets near The Admiral at the Lake

Posted by The Admiral at the Lake on May 4, 2017 4:03:00 PM

Unless you’ve lived in Chicago for a while, you wouldn’t expect to find a farmers market in the middle of the city, but the Windy City actually hosts quite a few.

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Topics: Chicago Living