It’s March Madness and the local women's and men’s teams have stacked the top 25 rankings all season. The women’s tournament starts Wednesday, March 15 with the Final Four taking place on Friday, March 31 and the final on Sunday, April 2. The men’s tournament starts Tuesday, March 14 with the Final Four on Sunday, April 1 with the championship on Monday, April 3.
Conference tournaments have already started with the Big 10 men’s tournament underway at the United Center as food workers threaten to go on strike. This is one of the best times of year in Chicago to visit bars with St. Patrick’s Day also here and the city ready for a spring awakening. Check out some of Eater’s picks for the best spots to watch the tournaments.Read More