Evanston is one of the Northern suburbs of the City of Chicago. Generally speaking, it is bound by Howard St. to the south, Isabella St. to the north, McCormick Blvd. on the West all the way to Lake Michigan on the East. Evanston is home to Northwestern University and Grosse Pointe Lighthouse
Family Friendly: Evanston contains 6 lakeside beaches, which are hosts to many public festivals and concerts. It also boasts some of the best shopping, dining and farmer markets in the area.