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Ice Age Giants
Apr1
Oct30
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Tours & Attractions

Ice Age Giants

A long, long time ago—2.6 million years to be exact—the Quaternary Ice Age began and continues today. However, it wasn’t until more recently that entire…

Southwest Suburbs

Event details
Friday April 1
10:00 a.m.Sunday October 30
5:00 p.m.
Alebrijes: Creatures of a Dream World
Jun12
Oct31
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Alebrijes: Creatures of a Dream World

Alebrijes is Cantigny Park’s newest and wholly unique outdoor art exhibit that combines true Mexican culture with the natural splendor found in the gardens of…

Sunday June 12
8:00 a.m.Monday October 31
5:00 p.m.
@CantignyPark
1s151 Winfield Rd.
The Langham Chicago’s Pavilion Summer Afternoon Tea
Jul16
Aug28
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

The Langham Chicago’s Pavilion Summer Afternoon Tea

Influenced by the sweet and savory flavors of summer, guests can delight in a brand new menu of light bites, indulgent desserts, and crisp refreshers…

Saturday July 16
12:00 p.m.Sunday August 28
4:00 p.m.
The Langham Chicago
330 N Wabash Ave
Sacred Rose
Aug26
Aug28
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Music & Comedy

Sacred Rose

New cross-genre music festival SACRED ROSE will take place August 26-28 at SeatGeek Stadium Campus in Bridgeview, IL. Headliners include Phil Lesh & Friends, Khruangbin, The War on…

Friday August 26Sunday August 28
SeatGeek Stadium Campus
7000 S Harlem Ave
Taste of Greektown
Aug26
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Taste of Greektown

Chicago’s popular Taste of Greektown festival returns for its 32nd year this summer with the city’s largest celebration of Hellenic cuisine and culture, Friday, August…

Friday August 26
4:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Along Halsted Street from Adams to Van Buren
Bands on Broadway
Aug26
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Bands on Broadway

Bring your friends and head out for some good music the first three Friday nights in August for Bands on Broadway. You’ll have the opportunity…

Friday August 26
6:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Edgewater, Chicago
1210 W Rosedale
2022 Chicago Summer Whisky Tasting
Aug27
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

2022 Chicago Summer Whisky Tasting

Take your taste buds on a flavor adventure while enjoying different local, international, and premium whiskey varieties, directly from whiskey ambassadors at the Social Scene…

Saturday August 27
8:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Moretti's Pizzeria & Bar – 2251 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL 60614
Moretti's Pizzeria & Bar-2251 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL 60614
Dog Days of Summer at Museum of Illusions
Aug27
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Dog Days of Summer at Museum of Illusions

Calling all dog moms and dog dads! #NationalDogDay is coming up and The Museum of Illusions is hosting it’s first ever dog-friendly hours – Dog…

Saturday August 27
9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
museum of illusions chicago
25 E Washington St.
Port Clinton Art Festival: Highland Park, Illinois
Aug27
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Port Clinton Art Festival: Highland Park, Illinois

Celebrating its 39th year, this nationally renowned, award-winning art festival takes place on several closed streets in beautiful downtown Highland Park and is the largest…

Saturday August 27
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Downtown Highland Park
600 Central Avenue
ZooBrew
Aug27
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Tours & Attractions

ZooBrew

Enjoy bears and beers, lions and lagers, anteaters and ales…all at Brookfield Zoo’s ZooBrew on Saturday, August 27. ZooBrew is a fun-filled, 21 and over*,…

Southwest Suburbs

Event details
Saturday August 27
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
35th Annual Bucktown Arts Fest
Aug27
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

35th Annual Bucktown Arts Fest

The fest of fests! Come join close to 200 artists, two music stages, cold craft beers and sizzling sangria and one cool crowd for the…

Saturday August 27
11:00 a.m.7:00 p.m.
Holstein Park
2200 N Oakley Avenue
Chalk Howard Street
Aug27
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Chalk Howard Street

Chicago’s only chalk art festival Chalk Howard Street is proud to announce its entertainment programming and vendors list, as it makes a full return outdoor…

Saturday August 27
11:00 a.m.8:00 p.m.
Howard Street between Paulina and Ashland
Howard St and Paulina St
Galewoodstock 2022
Aug27
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Music & Comedy

Galewoodstock 2022

Galewoodstock is a FREE family-friendly event held in the Galewood community of Chicago, held 12-8PM at Sayre Language Academy (1850 N Newland Ave, Chicago, IL…

Saturday August 27
12:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
sayre language academy
1850 N Newland Ave, Chicago, IL 60707
Taste of Greektown
Aug27
Aug29
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Taste of Greektown

Chicago’s popular Taste of Greektown festival returns for its 32nd year this summer with the city’s largest celebration of Hellenic cuisine and culture, Friday, August…

Saturday August 27
12:00 p.m.Monday August 29
10:00 p.m.
Along Halsted Street from Adams to Van Buren
Bughouse Square: A History in Song and Story
Aug27
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Bughouse Square: A History in Song and Story

Please note: This is an outdoor, in-person event taking place in Washington Square Park, across from the Newberry. Free and open to the public; tickets…

Saturday August 27
1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Washington Square Park
901 N. Clark St.
Afternoon Tea at The Ritz-Carlton, Chicago
Aug27
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Afternoon Tea at The Ritz-Carlton, Chicago

Enjoy a complimentary glass of rose champagne and curated Ritz Carlton teas, followed by savory tea sandwiches, shaved cucumber salad, truffle quiche, freshly baked scones,…

Saturday August 27
2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
The Ritz-Carlton, Chicago
160 East Pearson Street at Water Tower Place
2022 Chicago Summer Whiskey Tasting
Aug27
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

2022 Chicago Summer Whiskey Tasting

Take your taste buds on a flavor adventure while enjoying different local, international, and premium whiskey varieties, directly from whiskey ambassadors at the Social Scene…

Saturday August 27
2:30 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Moretti's Pizzeria & Bar – 2251 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL 60614
Moretti's Pizzeria & Bar - 2251 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL 60614
Summer Wine Down with Telrato Wine
Aug27
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Summer Wine Down with Telrato Wine

Come celebrate the end of summer with a wine tasting at Gallagher Way with Telrato Wine on Saturday, August 27th from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00…

Saturday August 27
4:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Gallagher Way
3635 North Clark Street
2022 Asian Fashion Show Chicago
Aug27
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Theatre & Performing Arts

2022 Asian Fashion Show Chicago

Chicago is a growing fashion hub and we want to showcase Asian designers and models. We believe that fashion is universal and Asians can be…

Saturday August 27
7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
The Carter
1948 W Fulton St
The Diva Hour
Aug27
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

The Diva Hour

Chicago’s Premier Variety show! Done cabaret style, we have talented Divas for every mood. Comedy, Drag, Live Musical Performance, Burlesque, Sketch, and so so so…

Saturday August 27
8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
The Newport Theater
956 W. Newport Ave.
The Purple Block Party
Aug28
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

The Purple Block Party

The Purple Block Party is a cultural, music and festive experience celebrating the combination of all the elements that encompasses unity throughout Chicago. There will…

Sunday August 28
Garfield Park Music Court Circle
100 N. Central Park Avenue
Roscoe Village Farmers Market
Aug28
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Roscoe Village Farmers Market

Now in its second season, the Roscoe Village Farmers Market provides local foods to the Roscoe Village community on Sundays from 8am – 12pm starting…

Sunday August 28
8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Jahn Elementary School
3149 N. Wolcott Ave
Port Clinton Art Festival: Highland Park, Illinois
Aug28
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Port Clinton Art Festival: Highland Park, Illinois

Celebrating its 39th year, this nationally renowned, award-winning art festival takes place on several closed streets in beautiful downtown Highland Park and is the largest…

Sunday August 28
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Downtown Highland Park
600 Central Avenue
35th Annual Bucktown Arts Fest
Aug28
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

35th Annual Bucktown Arts Fest

The fest of fests! Come join close to 200 artists, two music stages, cold craft beers and sizzling sangria and one cool crowd for the…

Sunday August 28
11:00 a.m.7:00 p.m.
Holstein Park
2200 N Oakley Avenue
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