It is your patriotic duty to eat barbecue at some point this weekend. Perhaps you’ll do so at a party with friends and family, but failing that, we’ve compiled a slideshow of worthy barbecue from around the city, and nearby parks where you can picnic. The park photos are from Microsoft’s new Live Maps “Bird’s eye” feature; hopefully they won’t sue us for using them!
Humboldt Park is a short drive away:
Three more pairings, after the jump…
Independence Park is just on the other side of the Expressway:
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Burnham Park, a.k.a. The Point, is just down the street:
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Addams Park offers a great vantage for railfans:
Okay, have a great Memorial Day weekend! Make sure you remember whatever it is you’re supposed to be remembering.