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Holidays in the Loop
Nov2
Jan7
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Holidays in the Loop

Experience the Loop, where Chicago’s holiday traditions are made. Witness the transformation of the city’s official downtown into a winter wonderland. #HOLIDAYSINTHELOOP – WIN A…

Thursday November 2, 2023Sunday January 7, 2024
Various locations
Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella
Nov8
Jan7
Theatre & Performing Arts

Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella

Once upon a time in a faraway land, a young woman wished for a life as beautiful as a fairytale. Experience the classic Rodgers +…

Wednesday November 8, 2023
1:30 p.m.Sunday January 7, 2024
8:30 p.m.
Drury Lane Theatre
100 Drury Lane, Oakbrook Terrace, IL, 60181
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Nov8
Jan14
Theatre & Performing Arts

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

This fantastical musical follows young Charlie Bucket and his Grandpa Joe as they join four other Golden Ticket winners to tour the magical and mysterious…

Wednesday November 8, 2023
7:30 p.m.Sunday January 14, 2024
8:00 p.m.
Paramount Theatre
23 E. Galena Blvd., Aurora, IL, 60506
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
Heather Guidero: Conversation Pieces
Nov16
Jan14
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Heather Guidero: Conversation Pieces

The exhibition runs from November 16th, 2023 until January 14th, 2024 with a reception on December 9th, 2023 from 2pm to 5pm. A longtime Pistachios…

Thursday November 16, 2023
10:30 a.m.Sunday January 14, 2024
5:00 p.m.
Pistachios Jewelry
716 N Wabash 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
Wrigleyville Wonderland
Dec6
Jan1
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Wrigleyville Wonderland

The Lakeview East Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce the return of one of Chicago’s favorite holiday celebrations, Wrigleyville Wonderland, at select venues throughout…

Wednesday December 6, 2023Monday January 1, 2024
Lakeview East
Sony Pictures’ Wonderverse
Dec19
Jan9
Tours & Attractions

Sony Pictures’ Wonderverse

Sony Pictures Entertainment is excited to announce that Wonderverse, the studio’s first immersive entertainment destination, is open to the public for previews from December 19th…

Tuesday December 19, 2023Tuesday January 9, 2024
Wonderverse
100 Oakbrook Center, Level 1
New Year’s Eve in the House of Blues Foundation Room
Dec31
Jan1
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

New Year’s Eve in the House of Blues Foundation Room

Ring in New Year’s Eve at the Foundation Room at The House of Blues, the iconic venue in River North that boasts music, art and…

Sunday December 31, 2023
8:00 a.m.Monday January 1, 2024
1:00 a.m.
House of Blues | Chicago
329 N Dearborn St
Chicago W-NYE New Year’s Eve Party 2024 @ The W Chicago City Center
Dec31
Jan1
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Chicago W-NYE New Year’s Eve Party 2024 @ The W Chicago City Center

Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Style at the ultra-trendy, W Chicago – City Center!  This event will have you hopping from room to room with…

Sunday December 31, 2023
9:00 a.m.Monday January 1, 2024
2:00 a.m.
172 West Adams Street Chicago
172 West Adams Street
Disney100: The Exhibition
Dec31
Jan1
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Disney100: The Exhibition

⭐ The Walt Disney Archives opens its vault of historical and special treasures, works of art, artifacts, costumes, and memorabilia with the launch of Disney100:…

Sunday December 31, 2023
9:00 a.m.Monday January 1, 2024
7:00 p.m.
Exhibition Hub Art Center Chicago
2367 W Logan Blvd
New Year’s Eve at iO Theater: Derry Queen, DJ SKOLi, Improvised Shakespeare & more!
Dec31
Jan1
Music & Comedy

New Year’s Eve at iO Theater: Derry Queen, DJ SKOLi, Improvised Shakespeare & more!

Laugh your way into 2024 at iO Theater! Join us on NYE for an evening of the best comedy Chicago has to offer; ranging from…

Sunday December 31, 2023
7:00 p.m.Monday January 1, 2024
2:00 a.m.
iO Theater
1501 N. Kingsbury St.
New Year’s Eve at The Redhead Piano Bar
Dec31
Jan1
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Music & Comedy

New Year’s Eve at The Redhead Piano Bar

Ring in the New Year at The Redhead Piano Bar! Request all of your favorite hits from 2023 as we toast to 2024 at Chicago’s…

Sunday December 31, 2023
7:00 p.m.Monday January 1, 2024
4:00 a.m.
The Redhead Piano Bar
16 W Ontario st
New Year’s Eve on the Frontier
Dec31
Jan1
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

New Year’s Eve on the Frontier

Embark on a New Year’s celebration on the brink of civilization at West Town’s Frontier from 8:00 pm to 1:00 am on Sunday, December 31.…

Sunday December 31, 2023
8:00 p.m.Monday January 1, 2024
1:00 a.m.
Frontier
1072 N Milwaukee Ave
NYE: A Night in NOLA at Alma
Dec31
Jan1
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

NYE: A Night in NOLA at Alma

Embark on ‘A Night in NOLA’ this New Year’s Eve from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. at Alma! Transport yourself to the sophisticated NOLA Garden…

Sunday December 31, 2023
8:00 p.m.Monday January 1, 2024
1:00 a.m.
Alma at Hotel Zachary
3630 North Clark Street
Park Hyatt Chicago’s Black and Gold New Year’s Eve Soirée
Dec31
Jan1
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Park Hyatt Chicago’s Black and Gold New Year’s Eve Soirée

Raise a final glass to 2023 in opulence at Park Hyatt Chicago’s Black and Gold New Year’s Eve Soirée, seven stories above the buzzing Chicago…

Sunday December 31, 2023
8:00 p.m.Monday January 1, 2024
1:00 a.m.
Park Hyatt Chicago- Nomi Resturant
110 E . Chicago Ave.
New Year’s Eve Grand Tasting Menu at Eden
Dec31
Jan1
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

New Year’s Eve Grand Tasting Menu at Eden

Ring in the new year with our Grand Tasting Menu, an exclusive 5-course dining experience featuring our farm-to-table seasonal fare. Enjoy the Grand Tasting Menu…

Sunday December 31, 2023
8:00 p.m.Monday January 1, 2024
2:00 a.m.
Eden
2734 W Roscoe St
New Year’s Eve Party at Time Out Market Chicago
Dec31
Jan1
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

New Year’s Eve Party at Time Out Market Chicago

Ring in 2024 with Chicago’s best New Year’s Eve Party hosted by Chicago-Scene.com at Time Out Market Chicago celebrating with more than 1500 guests! The…

Sunday December 31, 2023
8:00 p.m.Monday January 1, 2024
2:00 a.m.
Time Out Market Chicago
916 West Fulton Market
All That Glitters is Gold New Year’s Eve Party at The Original Mother’s
Dec31
Jan1
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

All That Glitters is Gold New Year’s Eve Party at The Original Mother’s

Ring in 2024 at The Original Mother’s! Join us on Sunday, December 31 from 8pm to 4am for our All That Glitters New Year’s Eve…

Sunday December 31, 2023
8:00 p.m.Monday January 1, 2024
4:00 a.m.
The Original Mother’s
26 W Division St
2024 Chicago New Years Eve Party – Gatsby’s Penthouse
Dec31
Jan1
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

2024 Chicago New Years Eve Party – Gatsby’s Penthouse

Get set for Gatsby’s Penthouse NYE, 33 floors above Lake Michigan,  New Year’s Eve 2024 at W Chicago – Lakeshore. Dress up in Flapper, Roaring…

Sunday December 31, 2023
9:00 p.m.Monday January 1, 2024
1:00 a.m.
W Chicago – Lakeshore
644 N Lake Shore Drive
Champagne in the White City | New Year’s Eve 2024 Gala
Dec31
Jan1
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Champagne in the White City | New Year’s Eve 2024 Gala

Ring in 2024 in timeless and classic Ritz-Carlton style at the CHAMPAGNE IN THE WHITE CITY New Year’s Eve Affair in the Ritz-Carlton, Chicago Lobby…

Sunday December 31, 2023
9:00 p.m.Monday January 1, 2024
1:00 a.m.
The Ritz Carlton Chicago
160 E Pearson St, Chicago, IL 60611
Gatsby’s Penthouse Chicago New Year’s Eve 2024
Dec31
Jan1
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Gatsby’s Penthouse Chicago New Year’s Eve 2024

Get set for Gatsby’s Penthouse Chicago New Year’s Eve 2024 — 33 floors above Lake Michigan. Dress up in Flapper, Roaring 20s, or semi-formal attire,…

Sunday December 31, 2023
9:00 p.m.Monday January 1, 2024
1:00 a.m.
W Chicago – Lakeshore
644 N Lake Shore Drive
New Year’s Eve at Acebounce
Dec31
Jan1
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

New Year’s Eve at Acebounce

Celebrate New Year’s Eve at Acebounce, the Loop’s premier ping-pong lounge with an unmatched design and lighting on its the dance floor, complimentary ping pong,…

Sunday December 31, 2023
9:00 p.m.Monday January 1, 2024
1:00 a.m.
acebounce
230 N Clark St
New Year’s Eve Chicago at Barcocina (Lakeview) 
Dec31
Jan1
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

New Year’s Eve Chicago at Barcocina (Lakeview) 

Barcocina (Lakeview) is Chicago’s destination spot to eat, drink and socialize; and this New Year’s Eve fiesta will be anything but traditional! Enjoy an expansive…

Sunday December 31, 2023
9:00 p.m.Monday January 1, 2024
1:00 a.m.
Barcocina (Lakeview)
2901 N Sheffield Ave
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