It’s back! After a 2-year COVID absence, Cider Summit returns to Chicago for their 9th annual festival. The region’s largest cider festival vill be featuring nearly 200 ciders including regional favorites and international classics. Team Gregula is hex-cited to be sampling various ciders again in order to give our revealing recommendations to all our riveted… Continue reading Cider Summit Chicago 2023
Vell, here it is! Our annual Year in Review. This has been a very challenging year for Team Gregula. Ve even lost our ChicagoNow entertainment blog of 10 years. So, I am just going to make this a short post. Glad to see 2022 come to an end. Ve are hoping to plan on a… Continue reading 2022 Team Gregula Year In Review
Season’s Creepings from Santa Gregula! The most frighteningly festive time of year for holiday horror is here! Several established haunted attractions are scheduled to be open for Cryptmas fears this December. Put down the eggnog and go get the figgy pudding scared out of you! Keep scrolling this putrid post to view my deadly directory… Continue reading Team Gregula Guide to Chicagoland Holiday Haunts 2022
The season of ghoul cheer is almost here! Raising Cane’s is ready to get everyone in the Christmas spirit by recreating a holiday favorite moment from National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation. Legendary comedic star Chevy Chase, better known as Clark Griswold from the beloved holiday classic, vill join Raising Cane’s Founder Todd Graves to “plug in”… Continue reading Chevy Chase Lights Up Raising Cane’s in Morton Grove
It’s that time of year again….2nd Halloween!!!! Not really (haha) but one of our very favorite conventions will be returning next weekend – Days Of The Dead: Chicago. After a fangtastic weekend back in May where we got to meet awesome celebs like Tom Arnold, Henry Thomas and Doug Jones, Days Of The Dead (DOTD) will be… Continue reading Days Of The Dead: Chicago (November 2022)
Ghoulish greetings from Count Gregula! Guess vhat? The beast time of year for fear is here once again! This scare season is lurking to be vast, vicked and vild for several established haunted happenings including some brand new ominous offerings scheduled to be open for boo business in 2022. A few fang-tastic fears and fall… Continue reading Team Gregula Guide to Chicagoland Haunted Happenings 2022
Medical and recreational marijuana is now legalized in Illinois, and there is still so much to learn about the world of the cannabis industry. This means that there is no better time than now to attend CannaCon Chicago and Team Gregula will be there to celebrate the green! CannaCon Chicago is returning to the Donald E… Continue reading CannaCon Chicago 2022
As you may or may not know, the Chicago Tribune, under its new management, has decided to pull the plug on its popular blogging site ChicagoNow last veek vithout ANY varning to its many users. Thus our blog Count Gregula’s Crypt – ChicagoNow is no more. TEN YEARS of reviews, stories and photos….gone. However, you… Continue reading Velcome to our new blog!