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Old Town Architecture Tour by Brick of Chicago
Jul3
Tours & Attractions

Old Town Architecture Tour by Brick of Chicago

Old Town is one of Chicago’s most unique neighborhoods, with a blend of Victorian workers cottages, unique midcentury buildings, and massive modern homes. First built…

Sunday July 3
10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Old Town
1500 N. Wells Street
McKinley Park Architecture Tour by Brick of Chicago
Jul3
Tours & Attractions

McKinley Park Architecture Tour by Brick of Chicago

Located on the Southwest Side (and claimed to be the geographic center of Chicago), the neighborhood of McKinley Park was created through the intersection of infrastructure, industry, and immigration. Initially a swampy backwater of Chicago, McKinley Park grew into Chicago’s industrial hub, home to factories producing chewing gum, wallpaper, bricks, steel, and everything in between. Join this tour to learn about the massive Central Manufacturing District, how good fireproof housing was brought to the masses, and hear stories of the people who built the things that built Chicago. About Brick of Chicago Tours: Chicago is a city built out of brick, of course, along with stone, wood, glass, and steel. But Chicago…

Sunday July 3
3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
McKinley Park
2110 W Pershing Rd
Prix Fixe Dinner Cruise
Jul3
Tours & Attractions

Prix Fixe Dinner Cruise

Experience the best of Chicago with the Prix Fixe Dinner Cruise and spend your evening on Lake Michigan with dining, picturesque views, DJ entertainment, and…

Sunday July 3
6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Navy Pier
600 E. Grand Ave.
Light Falls
Jul6
Jul8
Theatre & Performing Arts

Light Falls

For one clear moment, rain and light fall from a cloudless sky. For one clear moment, Christine sees the lives of her family, her town,…

Wednesday July 6
7:30 p.m.Friday July 8
10:00 p.m.
Theater Wit
1229 W. Belmont Ave.
2022 FAN EXPO Chicago
Jul7
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

2022 FAN EXPO Chicago

Nathan Fillion (“Firefly,” “Castle”), Charlie Hunnam (“Sons of Anarchy”); The Lord of the Rings trilogy’s Elijah Wood, Sean Astin, Billy Boyd and Dominic Monaghan; Anthony…

Thursday July 7
4:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Donald E Stephens Convention Center
5555 N River Rd
White Sox vs. Tigers
Jul7
Thursday July 7
7:10 p.m.
Guaranteed Rate Field
333 West 35th Street
The Laser Comedy Show
Jul7
Music & Comedy

The Laser Comedy Show

A unique, improvised show created by Chris Fair who uses laser reactive technology to illustrate hilarious adventures where he voice acts the characters inspired by…

Thursday July 7
10:00 p.m.11:30 p.m.
The Comedy Clubhouse
1462 North Ashland Ave.
Sights and Sips Cruises
Jul8
Jul31
Tours & Attractions

Sights and Sips Cruises

Experience a Sights & Sips Cocktail Cruise on Lake Michigan or the Chicago River and revel in striking views of the Chicago skyline. No matter…

Friday July 8
4:00 p.m.Sunday July 31
5:30 p.m.
Navy Pier
600 E. Grand Ave.
Square Roots
Jul8
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Square Roots

The Lincoln Square Ravenswood Chamber of Commerce and Old Town School of Folk Music are working together to bring the best of the neighborhood to the…

Friday July 8
5:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Lincoln Square Neighborhood
4055 W Petersen Ste 105
West Fest Chicago
Jul8
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

West Fest Chicago

West Fest Chicago is an annual street festival in Chicago’s West Town community that delivers some of the most highly anticipated live music of the…

Friday July 8
5:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
West Fest Chicago
1800 W. Chicago Ave.
West Fest Chicago
Jul8
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Music & Comedy, Tours & Attractions

West Fest Chicago

West Fest Chicago is an annual street festival in Chicago’s West Town Community on Chicago Avenue between Damen Avenue and Wood Street.  West Fest Chicago…

Friday July 8
5:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
West Fest Chicago
1800 W. Chicago Ave.
Get Out Alive
Jul8
Theatre & Performing Arts

Get Out Alive

Haven is pleased to present, Get Out Alive a new interdisciplinary musical written and performed by independent artist, actor and activist Nikki Lynette. This autobiographical afrogoth musical…

Friday July 8
7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
The Den Theatre
1331 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Avenue Q
Jul8
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Avenue Q

Winner of the Tony Triple Crown for Best Musical, Best Score, and Best Book, the hilarious “Avenue Q” tells the timeless story of a recent…

Friday July 8
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Skokie Theatre
7924 N. Lincoln Ave.
12 Angry Men
Jul8
Theatre & Performing Arts

12 Angry Men

Parker Players Theater Company in Barrington presents 12 Angry Men by Reginald Rose. Performances are held at Barrington’s Campus Life Center 150 S Lageschulte St.…

Friday July 8
7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Barrington’s Campus Life Center
150 S Lageschulte St
WNBA Live Fan Festival
Jul9
Sports & Recreation

WNBA Live Fan Festival

WNBA will celebrate its All-Star Weekend with a brand new activation that brings together basketball, entertainment, music, and culture. The immersive experience will give fans…

Saturday July 9
10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
McCormick Place – West Building Gate 41
Bucktown Garden Walk
Jul9
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Bucktown Garden Walk

Neighbors and visitors of all ages can once again explore hidden gems that make Bucktown one of Chicago’s most charming neighborhoods during the annual Bucktown…

Saturday July 9
10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
@bucktowngardenwalk
North Ave to Fullerton Ave, between Ashland and Western
Logan Square Architecture Tour by Brick of Chicago
Jul9
Tours & Attractions

Logan Square Architecture Tour by Brick of Chicago

Logan Square sits at the north end of Chicago’s vast and beautiful boulevard system, a system developed in the late 1800s to dramatically increase Chicago’s…

Saturday July 9
10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Logan Square
2614 N Kedzie Ave
The Joffrey Ballet: Rita Finds Home
Jul9
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Theatre & Performing Arts

The Joffrey Ballet: Rita Finds Home

The Joffrey Ballet is proud to present the world premiere of Rita Finds Home, a family-friendly program and collaborative project between the Joffrey and Miami…

Saturday July 9
11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Navy Pier Lake Stage
699-601 E Grand Ave Chicago
Chicago Drag Brunch
Jul9
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Chicago Drag Brunch

Muffy Fishbasket & BimBamBoom present… CHICAGO DRAG BRUNCH Saturdays at 11AM, join us a for delicious brunch, served with a heaping helping of Camp &…

Saturday July 9
11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Rock Bottom Brewery
1 W. Grand Ave
Ikebana Walk
Jul9
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Ikebana Walk

Come enjoy a free outdoor exhibition walking of Japanese flower arrangement to support Lakeview & Roscoe Village’s local restaurants and businesses! About this event The…

Saturday July 9
12:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Southport Corridor
3500 N Southport
Comedy Dance Chicago at Northcenter Town Square
Jul9
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Comedy Dance Chicago at Northcenter Town Square

Comedy Dance Chicago is excited to share some laughs with you! Join us for a FREE comedy dance show at Northcenter Town Square. Fun for…

Saturday July 9
7:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Northcenter Town Square
4100 N Damen Ave
Nike Tournament of Champions
Jul10

Nike Tournament of Champions

Now in its 24th year, the Tournament of Champions is the greatest summer basketball event in the world – bar none. For 2022 we will…

Sunday July 10
McCormick Place Convention Center
2301 S King Dr
Roscoe Village Farmers Market
Jul10
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 July 10
8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Jahn Elementary School
3149 N. Wolcott Ave
2022 FAN EXPO Chicago
Jul10
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

2022 FAN EXPO Chicago

Nathan Fillion (“Firefly,” “Castle”), Charlie Hunnam (“Sons of Anarchy”); The Lord of the Rings trilogy’s Elijah Wood, Sean Astin, Billy Boyd and Dominic Monaghan; Anthony…

Sunday July 10
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Donald E Stephens Convention Center
5555 N River Rd
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