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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

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Friday April 1
10:00 a.m.Sunday October 30
5:00 p.m.
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
The World Within: Dazzling Interiors™ Tour of the Loop
May27
Sports & Recreation, Tours & Attractions

The World Within: Dazzling Interiors™ Tour of the Loop

Everyone does a boat tour when they visit Chicago. But as fun as that is, it’s a very tiny sliver of what Chicago has to…

Friday May 27
11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Inside Chicago Walking Tours
Starting location given upon ticket purchase
Live Music Series Kick Off on Memorial Weekend
May27
May30
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Music & Comedy, Tours & Attractions

Live Music Series Kick Off on Memorial Weekend

Join us at The Northman Beer & Cider Garden this Memorial Weekend as we kick off summer and our 2022 live music series! The 2022…

Friday May 27
11:00 a.m.Monday May 30
10:30 p.m.
The Northman Beer & Cider Garden on The Riverwalk
233 East Riverwalk
Chicago Cultural Center Building Tours
May27
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Tours & Attractions

Chicago Cultural Center Building Tours

Building Tours reveal the storied history of the landmark Chicago Cultural Center – offered year round on Thursdays and Fridays at 1:15pm. Tours are FREE…

Friday May 27
1:15 p.m.2:15 p.m.
Chicago Cultural Center
78 East Washington Street, 5th Floor
Ray LaMontagne at The Chicago Theatre
May27
Music & Comedy, Tours & Attractions

Ray LaMontagne at The Chicago Theatre

Ray LaMontagne, a folk singer-songwriter, has scheduled a massive U.S. tour for 2022 to promote his new album ‘Monovision.’ The 24-date trek takes place in…

Friday May 27
7:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
The Chicago Theatre
175 N. State
Adler on the Park Showcase House
May28
Tours & Attractions

Adler on the Park Showcase House

This historic landmark property was designed by famed Chicago architects David Adler and Henry Dangler more than a century ago. The Showcase House brings Chicago’s…

Saturday May 28
10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Adler on the Park Showcase House
2700 N Lakeview Ave
Guided Tour the Historic Former Wabash YMCA, the Birthplace of Black History Month
May28
Tours & Attractions

Guided Tour the Historic Former Wabash YMCA, the Birthplace of Black History Month

The Wabash Y was the heart of cultural and economic progress for African Americans in the Bronzeville region of Chicago for over half a century…

Saturday May 28
10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Wabash YMCA
3757 S Wabash Ave
The World Within: Dazzling Interiors™ Tour of the Loop
May28
Tours & Attractions

The World Within: Dazzling Interiors™ Tour of the Loop

Everyone does a boat tour when they visit Chicago. But as fun as that is, it’s a very tiny sliver of what Chicago has to…

Saturday May 28
11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Inside Chicago Walking Tours
Starting location given upon ticket purchase
Clarke House Museum Tours
May28
Tours & Attractions

Clarke House Museum Tours

The Clarke House Museum is Chicago’s oldest home. Tours of this 1836 Greek Revival-style house reveal what life was like for a middle class family…

Saturday May 28
1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Clarke House Museum
1827 S. Indiana Ave.
Beyond the Boat: Explore the Stunning Interiors of Famous Chicago River Tour Buildings
May28
Tours & Attractions

Beyond the Boat: Explore the Stunning Interiors of Famous Chicago River Tour Buildings

This 2-hour walking (not boat) tour shows you some of the best buildings along the Chicago River up close — taking you closer than any…

Saturday May 28
1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Inside Chicago Walking Tours
Starting location given upon ticket purchase
Adler on the Park Showcase House
May29
Tours & Attractions

Adler on the Park Showcase House

This historic landmark property was designed by famed Chicago architects David Adler and Henry Dangler more than a century ago. The Showcase House brings Chicago’s…

Sunday May 29
10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Adler on the Park Showcase House
2700 N Lakeview Ave
The World Within: Dazzling Interiors™ Tour of the Loop
May29
Tours & Attractions

The World Within: Dazzling Interiors™ Tour of the Loop

Everyone does a boat tour when they visit Chicago. But as fun as that is, it’s a very tiny sliver of what Chicago has to…

Sunday May 29
11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Inside Chicago Walking Tours
Starting location given upon ticket purchase
Beyond the Boat: Explore the Stunning Interiors of Famous Chicago River Tour Buildings
May29
Tours & Attractions

Beyond the Boat: Explore the Stunning Interiors of Famous Chicago River Tour Buildings

This 2-hour walking (not boat) tour shows you some of the best buildings along the Chicago River up close — taking you closer than any…

Sunday May 29
1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Inside Chicago Walking Tours
Starting location given upon ticket purchase
The World Within: Dazzling Interiors™ Tour of the Loop
May30
Tours & Attractions

The World Within: Dazzling Interiors™ Tour of the Loop

Everyone does a boat tour when they visit Chicago. But as fun as that is, it’s a very tiny sliver of what Chicago has to…

Monday May 30
11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Inside Chicago Walking Tours
Starting location given upon ticket purchase
Logan Square Architecture Tour by Brick of Chicago
May30
Tours & Attractions

Logan Square Architecture Tour by Brick of Chicago

This tour covers 1.5 miles in 1.5 hours. Tickets star at $12 and can be purchased at www.brickofchicago.com Logan Square sits at the north end…

Monday May 30
3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Logan Square
2614 N Kedzie Ave
Clarke House Museum Tours
Jun1
Tours & Attractions

Clarke House Museum Tours

The Clarke House Museum is Chicago’s oldest home. Tours of this 1836 Greek Revival-style house reveal what life was like for a middle class family…

Wednesday June 1
1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Clarke House Museum
1827 S. Indiana Ave.
Andersonville Farmers Market
Jun1
Tours & Attractions

Andersonville Farmers Market

The Andersonville Farmers Market (AFM) is pleased to return for its 13th season featuring 30 vendors. Everything sold at the Andersonville Farmers Market is grown or…

Wednesday June 1
3:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Catalpa Ave. (between Clark and Ashland)
Tropical Wednesdays
Jun1
Tours & Attractions

Tropical Wednesdays

Immerge yourself in a cultural experience as Latin dances come alive on Taylor street – Salsa, Bachata, Cumbia, and Cha Cha Cha with margarita!

Wednesday June 1
6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Vintage Bar Chicago
1449 W. Taylor St.
The Chicago PUNtathlon – REDUX
Jun1
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Music & Comedy, Sports & Recreation, Theatre & Performing Arts, Tours & Attractions

The Chicago PUNtathlon – REDUX

Chicago’s ONLY Pun Competition Returns! Who will take home the glory of $100 and crowned “Dad of the Year”? Anyone can enter to win! Warm…

Wednesday June 1
7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Call Bar
1547 W Bryn Mawr Ave
The World Within: Dazzling Interiors™ Tour of the Loop
Jun2
Sports & Recreation, Tours & Attractions

The World Within: Dazzling Interiors™ Tour of the Loop

Everyone does a boat tour when they visit Chicago. But as fun as that is, it’s a very tiny sliver of what Chicago has to…

Thursday June 2
11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Inside Chicago Walking Tours
Starting location given upon ticket purchase
Chicago Cultural Center Building Tours
Jun2
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Tours & Attractions

Chicago Cultural Center Building Tours

Building Tours reveal the storied history of the landmark Chicago Cultural Center – offered year round on Thursdays and Fridays at 1:15pm. Tours are FREE…

Thursday June 2
1:15 p.m.2:15 p.m.
Chicago Cultural Center
78 East Washington Street, 5th Floor
The World Within: Dazzling Interiors™ Tour of the Loop
Jun3
Sports & Recreation, Tours & Attractions

The World Within: Dazzling Interiors™ Tour of the Loop

Everyone does a boat tour when they visit Chicago. But as fun as that is, it’s a very tiny sliver of what Chicago has to…

Friday June 3
11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Inside Chicago Walking Tours
Starting location given upon ticket purchase
Chicago Cultural Center Building Tours
Jun3
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Tours & Attractions

Chicago Cultural Center Building Tours

Building Tours reveal the storied history of the landmark Chicago Cultural Center – offered year round on Thursdays and Fridays at 1:15pm. Tours are FREE…

Friday June 3
1:15 p.m.2:15 p.m.
Chicago Cultural Center
78 East Washington Street, 5th Floor
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