Chicago New Year’s Eve celebrations include 1.5-mile fireworks display simulcast on WGN-TV

Steve Dale's Other World

‘Everyone wants to celebrate and there’s ways to do it safely and responsibly,’ says John Murray, executive producer of New Year’s Eve Blast Chicago. Murray joins Steve Dale, in for Anna Davlantes, to discuss how the city will ring in 2022, including the New Year’s Eve fireworks – the biggest ever in city history. The 1.5-mile long fireworks display will launch from eight different points that will be synchronized, choreographed to music and simulcast live on WGN-TV at midnight. Plan your New Year’s at

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Steve Dale Petcast

Steve Dale, certified animal behavior consultant, is host of two nationally syndicated radio shows–Steve Dale’s Pet World and The Pet Minute–as well as host of Steve Dale’s Pet World, WGN Radio, Chicago. (Click for more.)