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Candace Hunter: The Alien‐Nations and Sovereign States of Octavia E Butler
Nov11
Mar3
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Candace Hunter: The Alien‐Nations and Sovereign States of Octavia E Butler

In The Alien‐Nations and Sovereign States of Octavia E Butler, Candace Hunter presents new works created with synthetic plants, remnants of a sustainable food experiment,…

Saturday November 11, 2023
10:00 a.m.Sunday March 3, 2024
4:00 p.m.
Hyde Park Art Center
5020 S. Cornell Ave
Indigenous Portraits Unbound: Reflections on iconic images of resilience.
Nov28
Mar30
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Tours & Attractions

Indigenous Portraits Unbound: Reflections on iconic images of resilience.

Take a closer look at one of the most imposing, influential, and expensive books published in the United States before the Civil War, Thomas McKenney…

Tuesday November 28, 2023
8:00 a.m.Saturday March 30, 2024
5:00 p.m.
Newberry Library
60 W Walton Street
Uncommon Threads
Jan18
Mar31
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Uncommon Threads

Uncommon Threads is an exhibition featuring work from Gilly Langton, Brooke Marks-Swanson and Myung Urso. Each artist utilizes hand-dyed or hand-sewn fabric to create one-of-a-kind, wearable…

Thursday, January 18th
11:00 a.m.Sunday, March 31st
5:00 p.m.
Pistachios Jewelry
716 N Wabash Ave.
Selling Kabul
Jan25
Theatre & Performing Arts

Selling Kabul

Taroon once served as an interpreter for the U.S. military in Afghanistan. Now that the Americans have withdrawn — along with their promises of protection…

Thursday, January 25th
7:30 p.m.Sunday, February 25th
5:30 p.m.
Northlight Theatre
9501 Skokie Boulevard, Skokie, IL 60077, Skokie, Illinois, 60077
Turtel Onli: The Black Age Of Comics
Jan26
Mar31
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Turtel Onli: The Black Age Of Comics

The Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts is proud to present Turtel Onli: The Black Age of Comics on view in Café Logan, 915 E…

Friday, January 26th
8:00 a.m.Sunday, March 31st
8:00 p.m.
Logan Center for the Arts – Café Logan
915 East 60th Street
Billy Elliot
Feb7
Mar24
Theatre & Performing Arts

Billy Elliot

The music of Elton John brings to life the story of Billy Elliot, an 11-year-old English boy who stumbles upon a ballet class during his…

Wednesday, February 7th
7:00 p.m.Sunday, March 24th
8:00 p.m.
Paramount Theatre
23 E. Galena Blvd., Aurora, IL, 60506
Girl from the North Country
Feb13
Feb25
Theatre & Performing Arts

Girl from the North Country

Girl from the North Country reimagines 20 legendary songs of Bob Dylan as they’ve never been heard before, including “Forever Young,” “All Along The Watchtower,” “Hurricane,”…

Tuesday, February 13th
7:00 p.m.Sunday, February 25th
3:30 p.m.
CIBC Theatre
18 W. Monroe St. , Chicago, IL, 60602
CIVL Fest 2024
Feb15
Feb25
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Music & Comedy

CIVL Fest 2024

Chicago Independent Venue League is throwing a festival that funds: Venue Staff & Artist Mental Health Programs Venue Safety Initiatives Equal Access & Equity Campaigns…

Thursday, February 15thSunday, February 25th
Multiple Locations
Spirits & Spice Oakbrook Whiskey Experiences
Feb15
Nov29
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Tours & Attractions

Spirits & Spice Oakbrook Whiskey Experiences

Taste some of the finest whiskeys on a 45-minute guided tour at Spirits & Spice Oakbrook. Whether you know nothing about whiskey, know a little…

Thursday, February 15th
5:45 p.m.Friday, November 29th
6:30 p.m.
Spirits & Spice Oakbrook
441 Oakbrook Center
An Enemy of the People
Feb16
Mar10
Theatre & Performing Arts

An Enemy of the People

Henrik Ibsen’s drama concerns the actions of Doctor Thomas Stockmann, a medical officer charged with inspecting the public baths on which the prosperity of his…

Friday, February 16th
7:30 p.m.Sunday, March 10th
5:00 p.m.
Saint Bonaventure Church
1625 W. Diversey, Chicago, IL, 60614
Topdog/Underdog
Feb19
Mar31
Theatre & Performing Arts

Topdog/Underdog

TOPDOG / UNDERDOG by Suzan-Lori Parks Directed by Aaron Reese Boseman A darkly comic fable of brotherly love and family identity and the way we…

Monday, February 19thSunday, March 31st
Windy City Playhouse
3014 W. Irving Park Rd.
90-Minute Lake & River Architecture Tour
Feb21
Apr14
Tours & Attractions

90-Minute Lake & River Architecture Tour

Tickets for 90-Minute Lake & River Architecture Tour in Chicago 🎫 Adult (13+) ticket for 1 person Highlights 🚢 Cruise along the Chicago River and…

Wednesday, February 21st
12:00 p.m.Sunday, April 14th
5:30 p.m.
Wendella Tours & Cruises
400 N. Michigan Ave.
Lego Ninjago: Dragon’s Rising Event at LEGOLAND Discovery Center Chicago
Feb22
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Lego Ninjago: Dragon’s Rising Event at LEGOLAND Discovery Center Chicago

Find your Dragon Power! Families can become Spinjitzu masters with powered-up activities, experiences and LEGO builds during the all-new LEGO NINJAGO Dragon’s Rising Event happening…

Thursday, February 22nd
LEGOLAND Discovery Center Chicago
601 N. Martingale Road
Private Holiday Professional Photo Shoot in Chicago
Feb22
May5
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Private Holiday Professional Photo Shoot in Chicago

Tickets for Private Holiday Professional Photo Shoot in Chicago🎫 Ticket for 1 person – includes: 45 professional fully edited pictures are included and will be…

Thursday, February 22nd
7:00 a.m.Sunday, May 5th
8:00 p.m.
The Wrigley Building
400-410 Michigan Avenue
McCormick Tribune Ice Rink
Feb22
Sports & Recreation

McCormick Tribune Ice Rink

Ice skating at the McCormick Tribune Ice Rink in Millennium Park, presented by Hilton, returns November 17 through March 3 (weather permitting). DCASE presents free…

Thursday, February 22nd
11:00 a.m.10:30 p.m.
Millennium Park
201 E Randolph St
Perspective: An Exhibition of Fine Artworks
Feb22
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Perspective: An Exhibition of Fine Artworks

PERSPECTIVE, an exhibition of fine artworks at Navy Pier presented by Diasporal Rhythms celebrating their 20th year anniversary. Explore this exhibit October 6, 2023-January 31, 2024, open daily at the Lower Level of…

Thursday, February 22nd
11:00 a.m.11:00 p.m.
Navy Pier, 600 E Grand Ave, Chicago, IL 60611, United States
90-Minute Lake & River Architecture Tour
Feb22
Apr15
Tours & Attractions

90-Minute Lake & River Architecture Tour

Tickets for 90-Minute Lake & River Architecture Tour in Chicago 🎫 Adult (13+) ticket for 1 person Highlights 🚢 Cruise along the Chicago River and…

Thursday, February 22nd
12:00 p.m.Monday, April 15th
5:30 p.m.
Wendella Tours & Cruises
400 N. Michigan Ave.
Chicago Crime & Mob Bus Tour: Criminals, Mobsters and Gangsters
Feb22
Apr16
Tours & Attractions

Chicago Crime & Mob Bus Tour: Criminals, Mobsters and Gangsters

⭐ Embark on the Chicago Crime & Mob Bus Tour: Criminals, Mobsters and Gangsters, a thrilling and distinctive adventure in Chicago, tracing the paths of some of…

Thursday, February 22nd
12:00 p.m.Tuesday, April 16th
4:00 p.m.
Chicago Crime Tours and Experiences – Gangsters, Mobsters and Criminals
163 East Pearson Street
“DISARM, Everyday Violence, Every Day” Exhibition at Weinberg/Newton Gallery
Feb22
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

“DISARM, Everyday Violence, Every Day” Exhibition at Weinberg/Newton Gallery

After nine years of serving the Chicago community as a non-commercial gallery dedicated to promoting social justice causes through art and programming, Weinberg/Newton Gallery is…

Thursday, February 22nd
5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Weinberg/Newton Gallery
688 N. Milwaukee Avenue
CLUE: A Walking Mystery
Feb22
Tours & Attractions

CLUE: A Walking Mystery

CLUE: A Walking Mystery is an interactive game that takes place across multiple locations in downtown Chicago, starting at Block 37, including popular sites and…

Thursday, February 22nd
5:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Block 37
108 N. State Street
Teatro Zinzanni
Feb22
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Teatro Zinzanni

Tickets are on sale Now at https://zinzanni.com/chicago/ for Love, Chaos, & Dinner ! Teatro Zinzanni returns to the vibrant Chicago Loop inside the velvet walls…

Thursday, February 22nd
6:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Spiegeltent – Cambria Hotel
32 W. Randolph
Winter Open Dancesport Competition
Feb22
Theatre & Performing Arts

Winter Open Dancesport Competition

Winter Open Dancesport Competition, a thrilling celebration of grace, rhythm, and artistic expression set against the backdrop of Chicago’s vibrant energy. Dancers from across the…

Thursday, February 22nd
6:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
LOEWS CHICAGO O’HARE
5300 N RIVER RD
8th Chopin In the City Festival – Opening Night
Feb22
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

8th Chopin In the City Festival – Opening Night

Chopin IN the City Festival is a unique annual event celebrating the life and genius of Frederic Chopin. It is presented in a diverse program…

Thursday, February 22nd
6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
1530 North Lake Shore Drive
1530 N Lake Shore Dr.
WBEZ Presents: An Evening with Billy Dee Williams
Feb22
Theatre & Performing Arts

WBEZ Presents: An Evening with Billy Dee Williams

Join legendary actor Billy Dee Williams for a conversation about his new memoir What Have We Here?, which recounts his journey from Harlem to a galaxy…

Thursday, February 22nd
7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Francis W. Parker School
330 W Webster Ave
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