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“Open Mic” Every 2nd & 4th Wednesday
Mar23
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

“Open Mic” Every 2nd & 4th Wednesday

Open Mic Series Singers, comedians, and entertainers, the spotlight is yours! You are invited to tell jokes, sing a song, or just kick back and relax,…

Wednesday March 23
7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
eta Creative Arts Foundation
7558 S South Chicago Ave
Pirates Ahoy: Hunt for the Golden Treasure!
Mar25
Tours & Attractions

Pirates Ahoy: Hunt for the Golden Treasure!

Captain Brickbeard needs YOU! His precious Golden Treasure is missing, and time is running out.  He needs more pirates to help him find the lovely…

Friday March 25
10:00 a.m.7:00 p.m.
LEGOLAND Discovery Center Chicago
601 N. Martingale Road
The World Within: Dazzling Interiors™ Tour of the Loop
Mar25
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 March 25
11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Inside Chicago Walking Tours
Starting location given upon ticket purchase
The World Within: Dazzling Interiors™ Tour of the Loop
Mar25
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 March 25
1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Inside Chicago Walking Tours
Starting location given upon ticket purchase
LIVE Return of The Factory Theater’s Last Night in Karaoke Town
Mar25
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

LIVE Return of The Factory Theater’s Last Night in Karaoke Town

The Factory Theater,1623 W. Howard St., is pleased to announce the LIVE return of its hit production, Last Night in Karaoke Town, March 25-April 30.…

Friday March 25
8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
The Factory Theater
1623 W. Howard St
Juan Fernandez Line, Shape, Form, Repeat
Mar26
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Juan Fernandez Line, Shape, Form, Repeat

In Line, Shape, Form, Repeat, Juan Fernandez uses an 11” x 14” camera from the Slemmons Camera Archive as a bridge between traditional analog making and…

Saturday March 26
6:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Epiphany Center for the Arts
201 S. Ashland
SIX
Mar29
Theatre & Performing Arts

SIX

Divorced, beheaded, died, divorced, beheaded, survived. After taking Broadway by storm, SIX makes a triumphant return to Chicago this spring. From Tudor Queens to Pop…

Tuesday March 29
CIBC Theatre
18 West Monroe Street
Good Night, Oscar
Mar31
Theatre & Performing Arts

Good Night, Oscar

Anything can happen on live TV. And one night, it did. Emmy Award-winning actor and producer Sean Hayes (Will & Grace) stars as the irrepressible…

Thursday March 31
2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Goodman Theatre
170 N. Dearborn St.
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.
B.A.D. Waves Remix (Comedy, Music & Art)
Apr1
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Music & Comedy, Virtual Event

B.A.D. Waves Remix (Comedy, Music & Art)

B.A.D. Waves Remix presents the Nation’s brightest artistic multiverse, starting with an art gallery & cocktails from the city’s most poppin culture blessors, live musical…

Friday April 1
7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Redline VR
Virtual Event
TimeLine Theatre Company’s Production of Relentless
Apr1
Theatre & Performing Arts

TimeLine Theatre Company’s Production of Relentless

After a sold out run this winter, Tyla Abercrumbie’s world premiere play comes to the Goodman, weaving a mother’s past with her daughters’ present in…

Friday April 1
8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Goodman Theatre
170 N. Dearborn St.
Chicago’s Own Comedy Series
Apr2
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Chicago’s Own Comedy Series

Produced by Just Roland Entertainment, Inc. in conjunction with GRP Productions. Going on every 1st Saturday of the month starting March 5th. Doors Open at…

Saturday April 2
7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
eta Creative Arts Foundation
7558 S South Chicago Ave
Story Serenade
Apr2
Music & Comedy

Story Serenade

Every first Saturday of the month, Story Jam hosts STORY SERENADE at Madame Zuzu’s in Highland Park. There is a rotating roster of hosts, musicians,…

Saturday April 2
8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Madame Zuzu’s
1876 1st St, Highland Park, IL
The World Within: Dazzling Interiors™ Tour of the Loop
Apr4
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 April 4
11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Inside Chicago Walking Tours
Starting location given upon ticket purchase
Stepper’s Night @ eta
Apr5
Sports & Recreation

Stepper’s Night @ eta

Ladies, get your heels ready for an after-work workout. Come out to brush up on your stepping skills or just to dance the evening away.…

Tuesday April 5
6:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
eta Creative Arts Foundation
7558 S South Chicago Ave
Skin in the Game Exhibition
Apr7
Apr24
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Skin in the Game Exhibition

The acclaimed exhibition, Skin in the Game, will be on display in Chicago April 7-24. This vibrant public program was curated by Zoe Lukov and…

Thursday April 7
12:00 p.m.Sunday April 24
8:00 p.m.
400 N Peoria Street
400 N Peoria Street
Molly Sweeney
Apr7
Theatre & Performing Arts

Molly Sweeney

Irish Theatre of Chicago is pleased to return to the Chicago stage with Brian Friel’s moving play Molly Sweeney, directed by ensemble member Siiri Scott. Blind since infancy, Molly…

Thursday April 7
7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Chopin Theatre
1543 W Division St.
The South Asia Institute – The Spider Speaketh in Tongues
Apr8
Jul9
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

The South Asia Institute – The Spider Speaketh in Tongues

The South Asia Institute will host The Spider Speaketh in Tongues- a curated solo exhibition encapsulating Amin Gulgee’s artistic practice. #CommunityFridays Free Admission Every Friday!…

Friday April 8Saturday July 9
South Asia Institute
1925 S. Michigan Ave
Something’s Afoot
Apr8
Theatre & Performing Arts

Something’s Afoot

This murder mystery musical hits the Skokie Theatre stage from April 8-30. While a raging thunderstorm traps 10 weekend guests in an English country home, they…

Friday April 8
7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Skokie Theatre
7924 N. Lincoln Ave.
Nitti’s Supper Club
Apr9
Theatre & Performing Arts

Nitti’s Supper Club

Long before 33 W. Kinzie housed one of Chicago’s most famous steakhouses, it was home to the notorious enforcer of the Al Capone gang, Frank…

Saturday April 9
6:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Harry Caray’s Italian Steakhouse, River North
33 West Kinzie
Goodnight Oscar
Apr13
Apr24
Theatre & Performing Arts

Goodnight Oscar

Anything can happen on live TV. And one night, it did. Emmy Award-winning actor and producer Sean Hayes (Will & Grace) stars as the irrepressible…

Wednesday April 13
7:30 p.m.Sunday April 24
4:00 p.m.
Albert Ivar Goodman Theatre
170 N Dearborn St
Emma’s Child
Apr15
Theatre & Performing Arts

Emma’s Child

One of the great Chicago plays.  By City Lit’s resident playwright, author of VOICE OF GOOD HOPE and THE SAFE HOUSE, it won the Susan…

Friday April 15
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
City Lit Theater Company
1020 W. Bryn Mawr Ave.
David and Bathsheba
Apr15
Theatre & Performing Arts

David and Bathsheba

David and Bathsheba is a modern-day adaptation of the biblical story. It is a riveting play that highlights lust, power, and consequences. Fri 15 Apr…

Friday April 15
7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Madison Street Theatre
1010 Madison Street
Beyond the Boat: Explore the Stunning Interiors of Famous Chicago River Tour Buildings
Apr16
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 April 16
1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Inside Chicago Walking Tours
Starting location given upon ticket purchase
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