Ready to make the most of your weekend visit to Chicago? Well we've got some great weekend events and tours that you can't miss. From guided walking or bike tours (with a discount) to the grand opening of Exhibitionism - The Rolling Stones at Navy Pier, to cruising with the Easter bunny, there's something for everyone to enjoy. It's time to make weekend plans!
Bobby's Bike Hike Launches New Spring Tours
Now available // 25% promo code active until June 30
Save 25% with the coupon code: NEWTOURS2017 and enjoy one or more of the MANY guided Chicago bicycle and Chicago food tours. See Chicago's famous lakefront, the city lights at night or explore some of the city's most unique dishes that keep many coming back for more. Two new offerings for Spring 2017 to check out on the calendar:
- Bikes, Bites & Brews: Foodie Edition Bike Tour
- Chinatown Food & Culture: Walking Tour
Exhibitionism-The Rolling Stones Opening Weekend
Opens April 15 // General Admission $22-35 VIP $80
The Rolling Stones exhibit, Exhibitionism at Navy Pier runs April 15-July 30. Experience the incredible journey of the most influential rock ‘n' roll band in the world. The highly immersive and interactive exhibit is the largest of its kind at nearly 18,000 square feet and features over 500 rare items from the band's private archive.
See more blockbuster Chicago exhibitions on display now with this complete list.
Head to Hard Rock Cafe for the grand opening party for Exhibitionism - The Rolling Stones. Join the celebration with a night of live entertainment from Hot Rocks Band, a tribute band that presents a theater-like Rolling Stones experience with the music, the look, the costumes and energy of the famous English rock band.
Bizarre Bucktown/Wicker Park Walking Tours Kick Off
April 15 // $25 Bucktown | $20 Wicker Park
Explore the history and secrets of Wicker Park/Bucktown during the return weekend of Bizarre Bucktown Walking Tours. You can choose to either take a tour of Bucktown to see its artistic community or Wicker Park, known for its nightlife and shopping or both! You're sure to "see and hear things you won't believe" on these offbeat and entertaining walks.
Collaboraction Studios presents Magic In The Salon
April 16 // $10-$15
See magician Stephen Hanthorn present an evening of intimate and mind-blowing magic in The Salon at Collaboraction Studios at 7 p.m. Prepare to be entertained and blown away by the mysterious illusions up close and personal at this unique experience. Magic In The Salon will also run on April 23 & 30 at 7 p.m.
Odyssey & Spirit of Chicago Cruises
April 16 // $57.90-$79.90
Odyssey Cruises is offering an Easter brunch and dinner cruise. The brunch runs from 1-3 p.m. and features incredible views of Chicago's iconic skyline, freshly prepared, three-course meal, onboard entertainment with DJ music, special appearance by the Easter Bunny and more. The dinner cruise will run 5-7 p.m.
In addition, Spirit of Chicago is offering an Easter brunch cruise for guests to enjoy a private table with amazing views of the Chicago skyline, delicious Easter Brunch Buffet, onboard entertainment with DJ music and interactive games and more.
Find more holiday happenings with this list of 10 Fun Ways to Celebrate Easter in Chicago.
Glazed & Infused "Bunny Butt" Doughnuts
Glazed & Infused is celebrating Easter this year with "Bunny Butt" doughnuts, Bunny Jumbos and classic-designed "Happy Easter" doughnuts. What a great way to fulfill your sweet tooth!
Also this weekend, get outdoors! Take a boat tour or dine alfresco downtown. Plan even further ahead with our Ultimate Guide to Chicago Festivals, which breaks down the biggest events of 2017 by month, or snag the NEW spring/summer Chicago Official Visitors Guide.
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