my big training days).
One secret that we've learned to avoid the crowds: we go on the Friday during their practice session. They have everything set up like the real show complete with announcer and food trucks without the large crowds. Luckily for us, this year had mild temperatures, and our pups aren't deterred by loud noises, so we set up a picnic spot a bit further up from North Avenue Beach to watch the show along the backdrop of the Chicago Skyline.
USAF Thunderbirds, but Mr. B was thoroughly impressed and loved the acrobatics of the biplanes.
We are also looking forward to this city tradition. And our all-time favorite.
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