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November 1, 2019
23rd Annual Giver’s Gift
Nov 1
Dec 20
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

23rd Annual Giver’s Gift

It’s time for the Lakeview East Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Giver’s Gift! Shop Lakeview East November 1 to December 20 and get a $50 gift…

Friday November 1
9:00 a.m.Friday December 20
2:00 p.m.
Lakeview East Chamber of Commerce
3138 N Broadway
November 21, 2019
Chicago's Poetry off the Shelf: Cave Canem Legacy Conversation
Nov 21
Theatre & Performing Arts

Poetry off the Shelf: Cave Canem Legacy Conversation

Join us for a reading and discussion on the theme “writing our family’s histories” with Chiyuma Elliott, Gregory Pardlo, and Marilyn Nelson. Elliott is the…

Thursday November 21
Poetry Foundation
61 W. Superior St.
Straight Up With Stassi Live Chicago promo shot
Nov 21
Music & Comedy

Straight Up With Stassi Live

Stassi Schroeder with special guests Beau Clark & Taylor Strecker at the Athenauem Theatre!

Thursday November 21
Athenaeum Theatre
2936 N. Southport Ave.
The Suffrage Plays
Nov 21
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Suffrage Plays

An evening of three one-act plays from the Suffrage Theatre, which was active from 1907 -1914 and a vital element of the British Women’s Suffrage…

Thursday November 21
The Den Theatre
1331 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Models of buildings at the 2019 Chicago Architecture Biennial
Nov 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…

Thursday November 21
Chicago Cultural Center
78 E. Washington St.
Chicago Actor as Scrooge in A Christmas Carol
Nov 21
Theatre & Performing Arts

A Christmas Carol

Goodman Theatre’s classic A Christmas Carol is the heartwarming story of Ebenezer Scrooge’s discovery of kindness, compassion and redemption—a must-see Chicago holiday tradition enjoyed by…

Thursday November 21
Goodman Theatre
170 N. Dearborn St.
Annoyance Theatre & Bar
Nov 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…

Thursday November 21
Annoyance Theatre & Bar
851 W. Belmont Ave., 2nd Fl.
Art on theMART Fall Program promo on the side of a building
Nov 21
Theatre & Performing Arts

Art on theMART Fall Program

The Fall Launch of Art on theMART, the largest permanent digital art projection in the world, will take place on Saturday, September 21, unveiling new…

Thursday November 21
Merchandise Mart
Wacker Dr. between N. Wells St. and N. Orleans St.
Chicago Water Taxi
Nov 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…

Thursday November 21
Wendella Tours & Cruises
400 N. Michigan Ave.
Chicago’s Original Architecture Tour®
Nov 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…

Thursday November 21
Wendella Tours & Cruises
400 N. Michigan Ave.
ComedySportz
Nov 21
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

ComedySportz

Watch two teams of improvisers compete against each other for the audience’s approval and a trophy by performing an array of scenes, songs and games…

Thursday November 21
CSz Theater Chicago
929 W. Belmont Ave.
Emerald City Theatre in Chicago presents Corduroy
Nov 21
Theatre & Performing Arts

Corduroy

“A bear. A button. A place to belong.” Emerald City Theatre’s beloved production of Corduroy returns to Chicago just in time for the holidays! In…

Thursday November 21
D-Day +75 Exhibit
Nov 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…

Thursday November 21
Pritzker Military Museum & Library
104 S. Michigan Ave. 2nd Floor
Destination Solar System
Nov 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…

Thursday November 21
Adler Planetarium
1300 S. Lake Shore Dr.
Hamilton
Nov 21
Theatre & Performing Arts

Hamilton

HAMILTON is the story of America’s Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, an immigrant from the West Indies who became George Washington’s right-hand man during the Revolutionary…

Thursday November 21
CIBC Theatre
18 West Monroe Street
Hoodoo Love
Nov 21
Theatre & Performing Arts

Hoodoo Love

Raven Theatre presents Katori Hall’s drama HOODOO LOVE, a spellbinding, blues-filled tale about the danger of our desires, directed by Wardell Julius Clark with music…

Thursday November 21
Raven Theatre Company
6157 N. Clark St.
Jazz Nights
Nov 21
Music & Comedy

Jazz Nights

Recognized for its historic charm and legendary entertainers, The Palmer House, A Hilton Hotel, is thrilled to debut its Thursday and Friday Night Happy Hour…

Thursday November 21
Lockwood Restaurant & Bar
17 E. Monroe St.
Photos of two friends hanging on a clothesline
Nov 21
Theatre & Performing Arts

Kentucky

The Gift Theatre presents the Chicago premiere of Leah Nanako Winkler’s dark comedy KENTUCKY, directed by ensemble member Chika Ike. Two Sisters, Eccentric Parents, A…

Thursday November 21
Theater Wit
1229 W. Belmont Ave.
Laugh Factory
Nov 21
Music & Comedy

Laugh Factory

Jamie Masada’s SoCal comedy club empire established a Chicago foothold in 2012, refurbishing the former Lakeshore Theater space. The club offers lineups of local comics…

Thursday November 21
Laugh Factory
3175 N Broadway Chicago
Laugh Out Loud Theater Chicago
Nov 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,…

Thursday November 21
Laugh Out Loud Theater Chicago
3851 N. Lincoln Ave.
Lionel Train Adventure
Nov 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…

Thursday November 21
Lincoln Park Zoo
Cannon Drive at Fullerton Parkway
LunchBreak Series
Nov 21
Music & Comedy

LunchBreak Series

See a live comedy show at The pH Comedy Theater, featuring improv, sketch and stand-up! Photo credit: City of Chicago, Department of Cultural Affairs and…

Thursday November 21
Chicago Cultural Center
78 E. Washington St.
MCL Chicago
Nov 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…

Thursday November 21
MCL Chicago
3110 N. Sheffield Ave.
Monty Pythn's Spamalot at Mercury Theater in Chicago
Nov 21
Theatre & Performing Arts

Mercury Theater Chicago’s SPAMALOT

Lovingly ripped off from the classic film comedy Monty Python and the Holy Grail, SPAMALOT retells the legend of King Arthur and his Knights of…

Thursday November 21
Mercury Theater Chicago
3745 North Southport Avenue
Cloudgate (The Bean) at night

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