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Gingerbread Express Elevator
Nov18
Dec31
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Tours & Attractions

Gingerbread Express Elevator

Starting Saturday, November 18th, 2023 join us for the most joyful ride of the season! Stop by the hotel’s lobby and visit our famed Gingerbread…

Saturday November 18, 2023Sunday December 31, 2023
Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago
401 N Wabash Ave
A Christmas Carol
Nov18
Dec31
Theatre & Performing Arts

A Christmas Carol

“It is a gift from the Goodman to us. Experience it for yourself. You will not be disappointed” – Broadway World Experience the “perfect Chicago holiday…

Saturday November 18, 2023
2:00 p.m.Sunday December 31, 2023
4:30 p.m.
Goodman Theatre
170 N. Dearborn St.
Boop! The Musical
Nov19
Dec24
Theatre & Performing Arts

Boop! The Musical

Please welcome to the stage, LIVE and at the CIBC Theatre for the first time ever . . . BETTY BOOP! That sassy-sweet champion of…

Sunday November 19, 2023
7:30 p.m.Sunday December 24, 2023
5:00 p.m.
CIBC Theatre
18 W. Monroe St. , Chicago, IL, 60602
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
The Wiz
Nov28
Dec10
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Wiz

This groundbreaking twist on The Wizard of Oz changed the face of Broadway—from its iconic score packed with soul, gospel, rock, and finger-snapping 70s funk…

Tuesday November 28, 2023
7:30 p.m.Sunday December 10, 2023
4:30 p.m.
Cadillac Palace Theatre
151 W. Randolph St. , Chicago, IL, 60601
Islander
Nov29
Dec17
Theatre & Performing Arts

Islander

Staged with a contemporary Scottish folk-inspired score and epic storytelling, two performers reveal a world of characters, live-mixing and layering their voices to create a…

Wednesday November 29, 2023
7:30 p.m.Sunday December 17, 2023
5:00 p.m.
Chicago Shakespeare Upstairs Theater
800 E. Grand, Chicago, IL, 60611
The Sweetest Santa on The Mile
Nov30
Dec24
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Tours & Attractions

The Sweetest Santa on The Mile

Water Tower Place is bringing the sweet joy of the Holiday season to Michigan Avenue, turning the Mag Mile into the Merry Mile and creating…

Thursday November 30, 2023Sunday December 24, 2023
Water Tower Place
821 N. Michigan Ave.
Disney100: The Exhibition
Nov30
Dec1
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:…

Thursday November 30, 2023
9:00 a.m.Friday December 1, 2023
7:00 p.m.
Exhibition Hub Art Center Chicago
2367 W Logan Blvd
Dial M For Murder
Nov30
Dec31
Theatre & Performing Arts

Dial M For Murder

Tony Wendice married his wife Margot for money, neglected her, got jealous of her affair, and now he wants her dead. In his meticulous planning…

Thursday November 30, 2023
7:30 p.m.Sunday December 31, 2023
5:30 p.m.
Northlight Theatre
9501 Skokie Boulevard, Skokie, IL 60077, Skokie, Illinois, 60077
Comedy Hour at Annoyance Theatre
Dec1
Dec2
Theatre & Performing Arts

Comedy Hour at Annoyance Theatre

Each week, Chicago comics bring the freshest, most experimental new material to the Annoyance for the Comedy Hour. The weekly show is an eclectic mix…

Friday December 1, 2023
12:00 a.m.Saturday December 2, 2023
1:00 a.m.
Annoyance Theatre & Bar
851 W. Belmont Ave., 2nd Fl.
Shane-Jahi Jackson: Voices Through The Orb
Dec1
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Shane-Jahi Jackson: Voices Through The Orb

The Logan Center presents Voices Through the Orb featuring multistyle paintings by Shane-Jahi Jackson and curated by Juelle Daley. On view in Café Logan, 915…

Friday December 1, 2023
8:00 a.m.8:00 p.m.
Logan Center for the Arts – Café Logan
915 East 60th Street
Capturing the Stars: The Untold History of Women at Yerkes Observatory
Dec1
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Capturing the Stars: The Untold History of Women at Yerkes Observatory

Women contributed to the advancement of astronomy and astrophysics at Yerkes Observatory in the early twentieth century. They were not only calculators or assistants. They…

Friday December 1, 2023
9:00 a.m.4:45 p.m.
Special Collections Research Center Exhibition Gallery
1100 East 57th Street
Logan Square Chamber of Commerce Annual Holidays on the Square
Dec1
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Logan Square Chamber of Commerce Annual Holidays on the Square

The Logan Square Chamber of Commerce (LSCC) Presents its “Annual Holidays on the Square (HOTS) – “10 Days of Logan” campaign.  The LSCC is thrilled…

Friday December 1, 2023
9:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
2808 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60618
2808 N Milwaukee Ave
Sapphire & Crystals: Freedom’s Muse
Dec1
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Sapphire & Crystals: Freedom’s Muse

Logan Center Exhibitions is pleased to present Freedom’s Muse featuring members from Sapphire & Crystals, a collective of African American women artists in Chicago initially conceived by Marva…

Friday December 1, 2023
9:00 a.m.9:00 p.m.
Logan Center for the Arts – Gallery
915 E 60th St
Disney100: The Exhibition
Dec1
Dec2
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:…

Friday December 1, 2023
9:00 a.m.Saturday December 2, 2023
7:00 p.m.
Exhibition Hub Art Center Chicago
2367 W Logan Blvd
World AIDS Day Commemoration
Dec1
Theatre & Performing Arts

World AIDS Day Commemoration

The Chicago Parks Foundation and the AIDS Garden Chicago Board of Directors invite all to take part in a World AIDS Day commemoration at AIDS…

Friday December 1, 2023
10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Belmont Harbor
Legacy, Renewal & Unity: Celebrating 100 Years of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America
Dec1
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Theatre & Performing Arts

Legacy, Renewal & Unity: Celebrating 100 Years of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America

NHM is proud to host the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America’s centennial exhibit, Legacy, Renewal & Unity. We are also honored to also host Archons…

Friday December 1, 2023
10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
The National Hellenic Museum
333 S Halsted Street
Ruth Duckworth: Life as a Unity
Dec1
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Ruth Duckworth: Life as a Unity

Ruth Duckworth (1919–2009) was an innovative Chicago sculptor who was deeply engaged in the natural world and the scientific advances happening at the University of…

Friday December 1, 2023
10:00 a.m.4:30 p.m.
Smart Museum of Art, The University of Chicago
5550 S. Greenwood Avenue
“I’ll Have What She’s Having”: The Jewish Deli
Dec1
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

“I’ll Have What She’s Having”: The Jewish Deli

More than a place to get a meal, the Jewish deli is a community forged in food. “I’ll Have What She’s Having”: The Jewish Deli explores how…

Friday December 1, 2023
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center
9603 Woods Drive
Boil, Toil + Trouble
Dec1
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Boil, Toil + Trouble

Curator Zoe Lukov and cultural producer Abby Pucker, co-founders of the nonprofit creative enterprise Art in Common, present the newest iteration of the large-scale group…

Friday December 1, 2023
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Art in Common
400 N Peoria
Chim: Between Devastation and Resurrection
Dec1
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Tours & Attractions

Chim: Between Devastation and Resurrection

Chim: Between Devastation and Resurrection shines a light on the work of one of the most respected photojournalists of his day. Born Dawid Szymin in Warsaw…

Friday December 1, 2023
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center
9603 Woods Drive
Dark Testament: A Century of Black Writers on Justice
Dec1
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Dark Testament: A Century of Black Writers on Justice

This immersive exhibit, extended through May 6, 2024, explores racial injustice in America through the work of Black American writers from the end of the…

Friday December 1, 2023
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
American Writers Museum
180 N. Michigan Ave.
Glass to Garden: Tiffany Inspired Floral Designs at Driehaus Museum
Dec1
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Glass to Garden: Tiffany Inspired Floral Designs at Driehaus Museum

The Richard H. Driehaus Museum opens Glass to Garden: Tiffany Inspired Floral Designs, an exhibition showcasing newly commissioned floral design installations from four local floral…

Friday December 1, 2023
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Driehaus Museum
40 E Erie St
Great Ideas of Humanity: One of a Series
Dec1
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Great Ideas of Humanity: One of a Series

Presented in partnership with the Design Museum of Chicago Featuring works that embrace the increasing globalization of our world and celebrate the resulting cross-pollination of…

Friday December 1, 2023
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Chicago Cultural Center
78 East Washington Street, 5th Floor
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