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Human+Nature
Mar1
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Human+Nature

Discover Human+Nature, the latest exhibition at The Morton Arboretum. Created by internationally renowned artist Daniel Popper, five large-scale artworks between 15 to 26 feet tall will inspire…

Tuesday March 1, 2022
8:00 a.m.Wednesday March 1, 2023
5:00 p.m.
morton arboretum
4100 ILLINOIS ROUTE 53
Life Behind the Wire: Prisoners of War
May12
Apr1
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Tours & Attractions

Life Behind the Wire: Prisoners of War

What happens when a soldier, sailor, airman, or marine is captured during war? Most people aren’t aware of the drastic differences that exist between varying…

Thursday May 12, 2022Saturday April 1, 2023
Pritzker Military Museum & Library
104 S. Michigan Ave. 2nd Floor
My Painted Lyre: Seeing music in Chicago’s Greektown
Jun3
May10
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

My Painted Lyre: Seeing music in Chicago’s Greektown

Greektown Chicago has opened its new outdoor art exhibit My Painted Lyre: Seeing music in Chicago’s Greektown, with 26 vibrant three-dimensional artworks lining Halsted Street…

Friday June 3, 2022Wednesday May 10, 2023
Greektown Chicago
300 S. Halsted
Unbearable Memories, Unspeakable Histories – The Partition Anti-Memorial Project
Aug6
Dec10
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Unbearable Memories, Unspeakable Histories – The Partition Anti-Memorial Project

Pritika Chowdhry’s exhibition “Unbearable Memories, Unspeakable Histories” investigates the Partition of India in 1947, which created Pakistan, and eventually, Bangladesh in 1971. Chowdhry’s experiential art…

Saturday August 6
11:00 a.m.Saturday December 10
6:00 p.m.
South Asia Institute
1925 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60616
Sentrock: The Boy Who Wanted To Fly
Sep9
Jan15
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Sentrock: The Boy Who Wanted To Fly

The Elmhurst Art Museum presents the first solo museum show of Pilsen-based street artist Sentrock, who uplifts and empowers youth through his murals and educational projects. The…

Friday September 9, 2022
12:00 a.m.Sunday January 15, 2023
12:00 a.m.
Elmhurst Art Museum
150 Cottage Hill Avenue
A Show of Hands: Handwriting in the Age of Print
Sep9
Dec30
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

A Show of Hands: Handwriting in the Age of Print

For centuries, handwriting served as a powerful tool for communicating information, preserving knowledge, shaping identity, and building empires. In our digital world, however, fewer and…

Friday September 9
10:00 a.m.Friday December 30
5:00 p.m.
Newberry Library
60 West Walton Street
Paul B. Moses: Trailblazing Art Historian
Sep12
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Paul B. Moses: Trailblazing Art Historian

The extraordinary life of the art historian Paul B. Moses was defined by barriers overcome. His journey stretched from Ardmore, Pennsylvania, and Haverford College, where…

Monday September 12
9:00 a.m.Monday December 12
4:45 p.m.
Special Collections Research Center Exhibition Gallery
1100 East 57th Street
Wicked
Sep28
Dec4
Theatre & Performing Arts

Wicked

WICKED, the Broadway sensation, looks at what happened in the Land of Oz…but from a different angle. Long before Dorothy arrives, there is another young…

Wednesday September 28Sunday December 4
Prince: The Immersive Experience
Nov3
Jan22
Tours & Attractions

Prince: The Immersive Experience

Chicago can party like it’s 1999 because Prince: The Immersive Experience will extend its run in Chicago through January 1, 2023. Due to popular demand,…

Thursday November 3, 2022
3:00 p.m.Sunday January 22, 2023
9:00 p.m.
The Shops at North Bridge
540 N Michigan Ave
Prince: The Immersive Experience
Nov10
Jan29
Tours & Attractions

Prince: The Immersive Experience

Chicago can party like it’s 1999 because Prince: The Immersive Experience will extend its run in Chicago through January 1, 2023. Due to popular demand,…

Thursday November 10, 2022
3:00 p.m.Sunday January 29, 2023
9:00 p.m.
The Shops at North Bridge
540 N Michigan Ave
Prince: The Immersive Experience
Nov17
Feb5
Tours & Attractions

Prince: The Immersive Experience

Chicago can party like it’s 1999 because Prince: The Immersive Experience will extend its run in Chicago through January 1, 2023. Due to popular demand,…

Thursday November 17, 2022
3:00 p.m.Sunday February 5, 2023
9:00 p.m.
The Shops at North Bridge
540 N Michigan Ave
City of Chicago Christmas Tree
Nov18
Jan9
Tours & Attractions

City of Chicago Christmas Tree

Chicago’s “official” Christmas tree in Millennium Park will shine brightly near the intersection of Michigan Ave. and Washington St. from November 18 through January 9.…

Friday November 18, 2022Monday January 9, 2023
Millennium Park
201 E Randolph St
A Christmas Carol
Nov19
Dec31
Theatre & Performing Arts

A Christmas Carol

Experience the “perfect Chicago holiday tradition” (Chicago Parent) that has delighted nearly two million theatergoers—Goodman Theatre’s A Christmas Carol. With its “first-rate cast and marvelous staging…

Saturday November 19Saturday December 31
Goodman Theatre
170 N. Dearborn St.
It Runs in the Family
Nov23
Nov26
Theatre & Performing Arts

It Runs in the Family

Britain’s master farceur ( TWO INTO ONE, RUN FOR YOUR WIFE, and others) is at it again. Set in a hospital three days before Christmas,…

Wednesday November 23
1:00 p.m.Saturday November 26
3:00 p.m.
Citadel Theatre
300 S. Waukegan Road
Prince: The Immersive Experience
Nov24
Feb12
Tours & Attractions

Prince: The Immersive Experience

Chicago can party like it’s 1999 because Prince: The Immersive Experience will extend its run in Chicago through January 1, 2023. Due to popular demand,…

Thursday November 24, 2022
3:00 p.m.Sunday February 12, 2023
9:00 p.m.
The Shops at North Bridge
540 N Michigan Ave
Sanctum – Dark Music Festival
Nov25
Nov27
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Sanctum – Dark Music Festival

SANCTUM is a three day independent music festival happening in Chicago in partnership with independent venues to bring you a highly curated lineup of today’s…

Friday November 25Sunday November 27
Thalia Hall
1807 S Allport St
Comedy Hour at Annoyance Theatre
Nov25
Nov26
Theatre & Performing Arts

Comedy Hour at Annoyance Theatre

Each week, Chicago comics bring the freshest, most experimental new material to the Annoyance for the Comedy Hour. The weekly show is an eclectic mix…

Friday November 25
12:00 a.m.Saturday November 26
1:00 a.m.
Annoyance Theatre & Bar
851 W. Belmont Ave., 2nd Fl.
RENT by Porchlight Music Theatre
Nov26
Theatre & Performing Arts

RENT by Porchlight Music Theatre

Porchlight Music Theatre presents the Tony Award- and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical, RENT, at the Ruth Page Center for the Arts, 1016 N. Dearborn St., October…

Saturday November 26
Ruth Page Center for the Arts
1016 N. Dearborn St.
Winterland at Gallagher Way
Nov26
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Winterland at Gallagher Way

Gallagher Way is thrilled to announce the return of Winterland and, for the first time since launching six years ago, the extension of the holiday…

Saturday November 26
Gallagher Way
3635 North Clark Street
Filament Theatre’s FORTS: Build Your Adventure and FORTS: Adult Night
Nov26
Theatre & Performing Arts

Filament Theatre’s FORTS: Build Your Adventure and FORTS: Adult Night

Chicago’s Filament Theatre returns with its hit immersive play experience for families FORTS: Build Your Own Adventure, in which Filament transforms into a play space for…

Saturday November 26
1:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Filament Theatre
4041 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Small Business Saturday in Roger Park
Nov26
Tours & Attractions

Small Business Saturday in Roger Park

A Live Love Shop Rogers Park holiday kickoff will begin at a Welcome Station hosted at The Common Cup (1501 W. Morse Ave.) on Small…

Saturday November 26
10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Rogers Park
Chim: Between Devastation and Resurrection
Nov26
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Tours & Attractions

Chim: Between Devastation and Resurrection

Chim: Between Devastation and Resurrection shines a light on the work of one of the most respected photojournalists of his day. Born Dawid Szymin in Warsaw…

Saturday November 26
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center
9603 Woods Drive
Dark Testament: A Century of Black Writers on Justice
Nov26
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Dark Testament: A Century of Black Writers on Justice

Immerse yourself in Dark Testament: A Century of Black Writers on Justice and honor the significant contributions of Black writers to American literature and history. Explore racial…

Saturday November 26
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
American Writers Museum
180 N. Michigan Ave.
Holiday Bricktacular
Nov26
Tours & Attractions

Holiday Bricktacular

Celebrate the most wonderful time of the year at LEGOLAND Discovery Center Chicago during our Holiday Bricktacular, November 25 – January 2. Enjoy seasonal holiday…

Saturday November 26
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
LEGOLAND Discovery Center Chicago
601 N. Martingale Road
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