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Hot Dates One of October's biggest events is the annual Chicago Marathon, featuring a 26-mileplus trek throughout the downtown district and city neighborhoods. The event attracts participants from all 50 states and more than 100 countries. If you're not running you can still take part by staking a spot on the route and greeting those passing by. October also features a threenight stand by industrial rock giants Nine Inch Nails as well as an Apple Fest and Bloody Mary Fest to fill up on.