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October 21, 2019
Filipino Restaurant Week – Chicago
Oct 21
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Filipino Restaurant Week – Chicago

The first of its kind, the Filipino Restaurant Week (FRW) will now let you taste mouth-watering, original Filipino dishes on October 6-21 from more than…

Monday October 21
Chicago
Chicago
55th Chicago International Film Festival banner ad
Oct 21
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

55th Chicago International Film Festival

The 55th Chicago International Film Festival will bring more than 150 films from around the world to the AMC River East 21, 322 E. Illinois…

Monday October 21
AMC River East 21
322 E. Illinois St.
Oktoberfest Chicago promo
Oct 21
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Hofbräuhaus Chicago’s Seventh Annual Oktoberfest Celebration

Hofbräuhaus Chicago will bring the “oompapa” of Oktoberfest back to the Chicago area with its seventh annual Oktoberfest celebration September 13 – October 31. Guests…

Northwest Suburbs

Event details
Monday October 21
Hofbrauhaus Chicago
5500 Park Pl.
Madonna: Madame X Tour
Oct 21
Monday October 21
The Chicago Theatre
175 N. State
Models of buildings at the 2019 Chicago Architecture Biennial
Oct 21
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

2019 Chicago Architecture Biennial

The Chicago Architecture Biennial is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to creating an international forum on architecture and urbanism through the production of exhibitions and…

Monday October 21
Chicago Cultural Center
78 E. Washington St.
American Medina: Stories of Muslim Chicago
Oct 21
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

American Medina: Stories of Muslim Chicago

WHAT: American Medina: Stories of Muslim Chicago exhibit WHEN: Opens Monday, October 21, 2019 to the public    *(Runs through May 2021) WHERE: Chicago History Museum,…

Monday October 21
Chicago History Museum
1601 N. Clark St.
Annoyance Theatre & Bar
Oct 21
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Annoyance Theatre & Bar

For over 25 years, The Annoyance Theatre has created some of Chicago’s finest comedy. Home of the longest running musical Co-ed Prison Sluts, The Annoyance…

Monday October 21
Annoyance Theatre & Bar
851 W. Belmont Ave., 2nd Fl.
Belmont Theater District Celebrates October “Month of Theater”
Oct 21
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts, Tours & Attractions

Belmont Theater District Celebrates October “Month of Theater”

The Belmont Theater District, Chicago’s Largest Theater District hosts a celebration of theater for the month of October including New Shows, Promotions and Events The…

Monday October 21
Belmont Theater District
Lakeview
Bob Dylan: Electric
Oct 21
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Bob Dylan: Electric

Bob Dylan: Electric spotlights Dylan’s writing – song, poetry, and prose – between his 1965 Newport Folk Festival performance and 2016 Nobel Prize in Literature.…

Monday October 21
American Writers Museum
180 N. Michigan Ave.
Kids modeling in Halloween costumes for Brick-or-Treat in Chicago
Oct 21
Tours & Attractions

Brick-or-Treat

Things are about to get spooky with spell-binding scavenger hunts, giant Halloween models, and meet and greets with our LEGO Shark & Police Officer.

Northwest Suburbs

Event details
Monday October 21
LEGOLAND Discovery Center
601 N. Martingale Rd.
Sign with lights around it that says Cabaret
Oct 21
Theatre & Performing Arts

CABARET the Musical

This October forget about your troubles and the uncomfortable political reality right outside your door and join Cowardly Scarecrow Theatre Company for a drink or…

Monday October 21
Chief O'Neill's
3471 N. Elston Ave.
CAMP: A Comedy Show
Oct 21
Music & Comedy

CAMP: A Comedy Show

CAMP: A Comedy Show is a free, year-round weekly summer camp-themed comedy show. Every Monday night at the Village Tap in their outdoor beer garden,…

Monday October 21
The Village Tap
2055 W. Roscoe St.
Chamber Mondays
Oct 21
Music & Comedy

Chamber Mondays

Chamber Mondays explore a rich diversity of chamber music, featuring Chicago’s most talented classical, jazz, and ethnic music instrumentalists and vocalists, year round.

Monday October 21
Chicago Cultural Center
78 E. Washington St.
Chicago Water Taxi
Oct 21
Tours & Attractions

Chicago Water Taxi

Chicago Water Taxi is Chicago’s river transportation service with seven stops located on all three branches of the Chicago River. Hop on/ hop off at…

Monday October 21
Wendella Tours & Cruises
400 N. Michigan Ave.
Chicago’s Original Architecture Tour®
Oct 21
Tours & Attractions

Chicago’s Original Architecture Tour®

Be inspired by the captivating, visual art that is Chicago’s legendary architecture, and the exceptional architects who created this ever-changing, dynamic legacy for all to…

Monday October 21
Wendella Tours & Cruises
400 N. Michigan Ave.
D-Day +75 Exhibit
Oct 21
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

D-Day +75 Exhibit

D-Day + 75 is a flashback to June 1944, when the world waited with anticipation to learn the outcome of the invasion of France. Operation…

Monday October 21
Pritzker Military Museum & Library
104 S. Michigan Ave. 2nd Floor
Destination Solar System
Oct 21
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Destination Solar System

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…

Monday October 21
Adler Planetarium
1300 S. Lake Shore Dr.
Inherit Chicago logo
Oct 21
Tours & Attractions

Inherit Chicago

Inherit Chicago is a month-long festival of intercultural art, ideas and performance at neighborhood heritage institutions. It is the first and only intercultural festival that…

Monday October 21
Laugh Out Loud Theater Chicago
Oct 21
Music & Comedy

Laugh Out Loud Theater Chicago

See a variety of improv shows almost every night of the week in North Center! Featuring family-friendly shows, drinking games for adults, storytelling and more,…

Monday October 21
Laugh Out Loud Theater Chicago
3851 N. Lincoln Ave.
Lionel Train Adventure
Oct 21
Tours & Attractions

Lionel Train Adventure

All aboard! The new-and-improved train adventure has arrived at Lincoln Park Zoo! The new electric-powered locomotive seats 28 children with a coal car, passenger cars…

Monday October 21
Lincoln Park Zoo
Cannon Drive at Fullerton Parkway
MCL Chicago
Oct 21
Music & Comedy

MCL Chicago

MCL Chicago is the first theater dedicated to the art of music comedy. It houses productions featuring music improv, musical sketch, as well as new…

Monday October 21
MCL Chicago
3110 N. Sheffield Ave.
Morning Glories
Oct 21
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Morning Glories

Enjoy learning together with your little one during this weekly drop-in session. Activities are fun, interactive, and encourage children’s curiosity about the natural world. Children…

Garfield Park

Event details
Monday October 21
Garfield Park Conservatory
300 N. Central Park Ave.
Night Out in the Parks
Oct 21
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Night Out in the Parks

Night Out in the Parks brings over 1,000 cultural events to neighborhood parks each year. Chicagoans and visitors alike, enjoy the breadth of world-class events…

Monday October 21
Multiple Locations
Odyssey Chicago River Architecture Lunch Cruises
Oct 21
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Tours & Attractions

Odyssey Chicago River Architecture Lunch Cruises

Experience an elegant take on a classic architecture boat tour aboard the Chicago River’s only lunch cruise. What’s Included A two-hour architecture lunch cruise aboard…

Monday October 21
Odyssey Chicago River
455 North Cityfront Plaza Drive
Cloudgate (The Bean) at night

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