Secret Chicago is the ultra-shareable online guide to news, events, and things to do in Chicago.
Whether you’re looking for hidden speakeasies or the best exhibits to check out, our team of culture buffs, foodies, and local music lovers offer tips and inspiration to get the most out of the Windy City.
Plus, stay up to date with the latest Chicago news, as we deliver info on CTA announcements, weather updates, and more, all hot off the press.
Secret Media Network
From the best bars and restaurants to unmissable shows and exhibitions, our mission at Secret Media Network is to find the freshest news, events, and plans coming to your city.
Since 2016, we’ve grown to publish the world’s most engaging and shareable guides to city life in over 100 locations across 20+ countries. And we’re just getting started…
Feel free to email the editorial team with tips, news, invites, PR requests, submissions, complaints, corrections, and copyright issues.
Secret Chicago strives for accuracy in everything we do. If you think we’ve got something wrong, please let us know via email. Where necessary, we can update articles and posts, and will leave a note at the end of the article if we have made a substantial update.
Advertise with us
We’re proud to have collaborated with major global brands such as Netflix, Tanqueray, Chase, Superfly, Jim Beam, Bumble, Coors, and Stella Artois to share their stories with our adventurous, urban, millennial audience.
We also work with local businesses – event producers, festival organizers, museums and galleries, restaurants, bars, and more – to spread the word about their latest projects. And our event ticketing platform Fever is the perfect fit, too!
Our channels are the perfect way to amplify brand activations, drive footfall to experiential moments, and generate awareness around event sponsorships. To learn more about advertising for your clients, please fill out this form and a member of the team will be in touch. You can find out more about Secret Chicago’s branded content policy here.