06/01/2010 11:05 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Memorial Day weekend

Chicago has been invaded by visitors, and by its own residents I guess as well. The city is en fête big time. And with the coming, and already present, respite from the rigors of the winter what is there not to celebrate?

I guess the picture below gives you who are not here in this great city a flavor of what we are enjoying. Forgive the American spelling here in this blog please those British pedants amongst my friends - when in Rome......