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The Chicago Theatre
175 N. State St.
Chicago, IL 60601

Music & Comedy
10/20/2014
See Bryan Adams live during The Bare Bones Tour October 20 at The Chicago Theatre!

Hours:
  • 8 p.m.
Multiple Chicago Locations
Chicago, IL

Festivals, Fairs & Special Events
10/20/2014
The 19th Annual Chicago Artists Month highlights the work of hundreds of artists throughout Chicago with performances, exhibitions, open studios, tours and neighborhood art walks. Chicago Artists Month will invite residents and visitors to meet artists and see their work at venues across Chicago. The 2014 theme, Crossing Borders, ... Read More

AMC River East 21
322 E. Illinois St.
Chicago, IL 60610

Festivals, Fairs & Special Events
10/20/2014
Now in its 50th year, this celebrated festival offers a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to experience the sights, sounds and experiences of other cultures on the big screen and the chance to hear and maybe even meet some of the artists behind them. For two weeks, you can see films from ... Read More

Multiple Chicago Locations
Chicago, IL

Festivals, Fairs & Special Events
10/20/2014
Midwest Fashion Week is dedicated to showcasing the creative efforts of the clothing design community. In so doing, MFW connects the dots between high and affordable fashion, which enables people to discover new ways to express their individuality through fashion. Thursday: The Pink Party Drumbar Chicago Special Set by ... Read More

City Winery
1200 W. Randolph St.
Chicago, IL 60607

Music & Comedy
10/20/2014
See Sinéad O'Connor live October 19, 20 & 22 at the intimate settings of City Winery! City Winery features musical performances almost every night of the week! Click here for a complete schedule.  Photo courtesy of City Winery Chicago. Credit: Donal Moloney.

The Harris Theater for Music and Dance
205 E. Randolph Dr.
Chicago, IL 60601

Music & Comedy
10/20/2014
The Music of the Baroque's concert season opens with music of transcendent genius and powerful emotion. Nicholas Kraemer leads the orchestra, chorus, and soloists in Mozart's great Requiem Mass, together with the Linz Symphony and revelatory brief choral works by Haydn and Beethoven.

Hours:
  • 7:30 p.m.
ComedySportz Theatre
929 W. Belmont Ave.
Chicago, IL 60657
773-549-8080

Music & Comedy
10/20/2014
See professional grade stand-up by comics from around the city!

Chicago Cultural Center
78 E. Washington St.
Chicago, IL 60602

Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions
10/20/2014
With a twist toward the absurd and theatrical, Patricia Rieger isolates characters and spaces to suggest drama while maintaining ambiguity in All The Names: Patricia Rieger. Rieger creates images in sculpture and paintings with situations of seeming opposition: quiet and movement, private and public, ordinary and extraordinary, spiritual and ... Read More

Expo 72
72 E. Randolph St.
Chicago, IL 60601

Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions
10/20/2014
Sponsored by Dark Horse Wines, the Chicago International Film Festival will host a special exhibit, Because Everybody Loves Movies, an expansive display of posters, images and videos from its venerable five-decade history. Upon entering, visitors will be greeted by the iconic "eyes" logo that has been the Festival's logo ... Read More

Lyric Opera of Chicago
20 N. Wacker Dr., Ste. 860
Chicago, IL 60606

Theater & Performing Arts
10/20/2014
A celebration of music and poetry...and love. See the incomparable Renée Fleming in the role seemingly tailor-made for her voice. Told through lush and romantic music by Strauss, Capriccio takes you inside the ultimate dinner party. The beautiful Countess is torn between her love for a poet and a ... Read More

Chicago Cultural Center
78 E. Washington St.
Chicago, IL 60602

Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions
10/20/2014
CHGO DSGN: Recent Object and Graphic Design. Curated by Rick Valicenti. is a major exhibition of recent object and graphic design by 100+ of the city's leading designers. Chicago has long been regarded as an international center for design, and this retrospective celebrates the region's creative and innovative spirit. ... Read More

Harry Caray's Tavern, Navy Pier
Navy Pier
Chicago, IL 60611

Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Sports & Recreation
10/20/2014
For every home regular and pre-season games avoid Soldier Field pre- and post-game traffic hassles and sky-high parking rates with Harry's Park, Tailgate and Cruise party. After tailgating at Harry's, guests can board the Shoreline Water Taxi, which is located directly in front of the restaurant, and take a ... Read More

Chicago Cultural Center
78 E. Washington St.
Chicago, IL 60602
312-744-6630

Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions
10/20/2014
This ongoing exhibition presented by the Commission on Chicago Landmarks features 72 black and white photographs of 24 landmarks and historic districts by Richard Nickel, Barbara Crane, Bob Thall, and Stephen Beal.

Chicago Architecture Foundation
224 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60604

Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions
10/20/2014
Did you know data has become a 21st century design material? Architects, planners, engineers and citizens increasingly use data to understand urban issues and spark design innovation. This explosion of digital information, known as "Big Data," encompasses everything from data collected by environmental sensors to messages on social media. ... Read More

Art Institute of Chicago
111 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60603

Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions
10/20/2014
Throughout its history the city of Chicago has inspired myriad urban and architectural innovations, many of which have had far-reaching influence. The collection of the Art Institute's Department of Architecture has extensive holdings on work within the region of Chicago, representing the important innovations, theoretical approaches, and architectural movements ... Read More

Adler Planetarium
1300 S. Lake Shore Dr.
Chicago, IL 60605

Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions
10/20/2014
Destination Solar System is a live show that takes adventurous space explorers on an immersive tour of the Solar System. Set in the future, Destination Solar System flies audiences from one end of the Solar System to the other in under 30 minutes! From sizzling solar flares on the ... Read More

Chicago Cultural Center
78 E. Washington St.
Chicago, IL 60602

Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions
10/20/2014
Over the course of several days, Drury Brennan will create a site-specific installation on the walls of the Michigan Avenue Galleries, titled DIE WELT (The World). Brennan's creative trajectory has taken him from being a jazz drummer and beat producer in Los Angeles to a stint studying photography and ... Read More

Lyric Opera of Chicago
20 N. Wacker Dr., Ste. 860
Chicago, IL 60606

Theater & Performing Arts
10/20/2014
Bad boys finish last.   Don Juan - selfish, arrogant, dangerous. With a list of conquests longer than a phonebook, the famous ladies' man travels the world, seducing thousands from princesses to peasant girls. But when lust turns to murder, his many victims join forces for revenge. One of ... Read More

The University of Chicago Library - Special Collections Research Center Exhibition Gallery
1100 E. 57th St.
Chicago, IL 60637

Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions
10/20/2014
With 2014 marking the 100th anniversary of the commencement of World War I, En Guerre: French Illustrators and World War I offers a fresh exploration of the Great War as viewed through French graphic illustration of the period. Drawing on illustrated books, magazines and prints, it presents a wide ... Read More

Museum of Science and Industry
57th Street and Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60637

Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions
10/20/2014
Join the longest insect migration on Earth! Flight of the Butterflies is an awe-inspiring story of extraordinary animal endurance and human perseverance. The film follows the captivating story of one creature - Dana (Danaus Plexippus) - and three generations of her offspring on their perilous journey from Mexico to ... Read More

Hyde Park Art Center
5020 S. Cornell Ave.
Chicago, IL 60615

Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions
10/20/2014
Hyde Park Art Center is proud to present the third annual exhibition of work from participants in their flagship artist professional development initiative, The Center Program. Curated by Tricia Van Eck, Director of 6018North, an experimental non-profit art space in Chicago, 23 students from the unique program will exhibit ... Read More

The Apollo Theater
2540 N. Lincoln Ave.
Chicago, IL 60614

Theater & Performing Arts
10/20/2014
While Papa Bear, Mama Bear, and Baby bear live contentedly in the woods, spitfire Goldilocks sets out on her own adventure. As lives collide, heroes are made when bears and people learn to share their world. Award-winning writers George Stiles and Anthony Drewe (creators of Honk!, Mary Poppins on ... Read More

Art Institute of Chicago
111 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60603

Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions
10/20/2014
Heaven and Earth: Art of Byzantium from Greek Collections presents 63 superb artworks from the early Christian and Byzantine eras in the Mary and Michael Jaharis Galleries of Greek, Roman, and Byzantine Art. Originally exhibited at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC, and the J. Paul Getty ... Read More

Millennium Park
201 E. Randolph St.
Chicago, IL 60601

Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Millennium Park
10/20/2014
In celebration of its 10th anniversary, Millennium Park will feature a special installation of work by Jaume Plensa, the world-renowned sculptor and creator of one of the Park's most prominent attractions, the Crown Fountain. Jaume Plensa: 1004 Portraits features four large-scale sculpted portraits positioned in the park such that ... Read More

Shedd Aquarium
1200 S. Lake Shore Dr.
Chicago, IL 60605
312-939-2438

Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions
10/20/2014
Visit the beautiful and mysterious world of sea jellies and discover the intriguing ways these pulsing, translucent animals survive—and thrive—in the world’s oceans without blood, bones, or brains. Jellies Species This special exhibition features various sea jellies species, ranging in size and habitat.  Here are some that fasincate us: ... Read More

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