Summers in Chicago are euphoric. It’s a time to flee from your hibernation bunker (also known as your apartment) and roam the city. Simply stated: summer is for exploring. Most people know Chicago summers for their rooftop opportunities or running along Lake Shore Drive, but we’ve curated an entire slew of other events you should be sure to check out from May through August. Take a look at our visual variety of suggestions through the eyes of local Instagrammers.