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Northside Southside Oneside
Aug21
Theatre & Performing Arts

Northside Southside Oneside

Chicago Human Rhythm Project presents Mayfair Arts Center – Free classes, performances – and fun! Join us 1 Sunday each month from 1:00-4:30pm for 6…

Sunday August 21
1:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Mayfair Arts Center
8701 S Bennett Ave
Free Admission Day
Aug23
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Free Admission Day

Free Admission Days are the perfect opportunity to explore our general admission exhibitions with your family or a group of science-loving friends. Or, use these…

Tuesday August 23
9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
The Field Museum
1400 S Lake Shore Dr,
Free Admission Day
Aug23
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Free Admission Day

Free Admission Days are the perfect opportunity to explore our general admission exhibitions with your family or a group of science-loving friends. Or, use these…

Tuesday August 23
9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
The Field Museum
1400 S Lake Shore Dr,
Free Admission Day
Aug23
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Free Admission Day

Free Admission Days are the perfect opportunity to explore our general admission exhibitions with your family or a group of science-loving friends. Or, use these…

Tuesday August 23
9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
The Field Museum
1400 S Lake Shore Dr,
Free Admission Day-Field Museum
Aug23
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Free Admission Day-Field Museum

Free Admission Days are the perfect opportunity to explore our general admission exhibitions with your family or a group of science-loving friends. Or, use these…

Tuesday August 23
9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
The Field Museum
1400 S Lake Shore Dr,
Girlfriend
Aug25
Theatre & Performing Arts

Girlfriend

The Chicago premiere of the musical GIRLFRIEND, by Todd Almond and Matthew Sweet, based on Sweet’s album of the same name. Set in Nebraska in…

Thursday August 25
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Pride Arts Center
4139 N. Broadway
National Merit
Aug25
Theatre & Performing Arts

National Merit

In NATIONAL MERIT, seven students embark on an intensive PSAT prep program in the hopes to become National Merit Scholars. As the pressure rises, these…

Thursday August 25
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Theater Wit
1229 W. Belmont Ave.
Babes With Blades Theatre Company’s RICHARD III
Aug25
Theatre & Performing Arts

Babes With Blades Theatre Company’s RICHARD III

Babes With Blades Theatre Company (BWBTC) returns to live performances with its 2022 season and its presentation of William Shakespeare’s Richard III, in partnership with…

Thursday August 25
8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
The Edge Theater
5451 N. Broadway St.
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
Festival au Cinéma
Aug26
Theatre & Performing Arts

Festival au Cinéma

Haven Chicago is pleased to present its first annual Festival au Cinéma, the company’s new platform for visionary and innovative filmmakers and media artists staking their claim in…

Friday August 26
6:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
The Den Theatre
1331 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Booms Day
Aug26
Theatre & Performing Arts

Booms Day

It’s the end of days… my oh my! Chicago Dance Crash’s flagship production of their 20th anniversary season pulls out ALL the bells and whistles…

Friday August 26
7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Ruth Page Center for the Arts
1016 N. Dearborn St.
White Sox vs. D-backs
Aug26
Friday August 26
7:10 p.m.
Guaranteed Rate Field
333 West 35th Street
Hay Fever
Aug26
Theatre & Performing Arts

Hay Fever

Noël Coward’s masterpiece. The four members of the eccentric Bliss family have each, without the other three knowing it, invited a guest to spend the…

Friday August 26
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
City Lit Theater Company
1020 W. Bryn Mawr Ave.
Lifeline Theatre Presents “Miss Homes Returns”
Aug26
Theatre & Performing Arts

Lifeline Theatre Presents “Miss Homes Returns”

Lifeline Theatre presents Miss Holmes Returns, written by ensemble member Christopher M. Walsh and directed by Lifeline ensemble member Elise Kauzlaric, running August 26–October 16…

Friday August 26
7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Lifeline Theatre
6912 N. Glenwood Ave.
The Wild Party
Aug26
Theatre & Performing Arts

The Wild Party

In 1920’s New York City, a pair of lovers throw a wild, wild party. Ready to break all the rules, the colorful cast of characters…

Friday August 26
7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Invictus Theatre Company’s Reginald Vaughn Theater
1106 W. Thorndale Avenue
World Premiere Comedy “Chagall In School” at Theater Wit
Aug26
Theatre & Performing Arts

World Premiere Comedy “Chagall In School” at Theater Wit

Grippo Stage Company is proud to present “Chagall In School,” a world premiere comedy inspired by the real story of the famed artist, Marc Chagall,…

Friday August 26
8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Theater Wit
1229 W. Belmont Ave.
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
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
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
An Instrument in the Shape of a Woman
Aug28
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

An Instrument in the Shape of a Woman

With brilliant color and provocative forms, the artists in this exhibition suggest an alternate universe, at once familiar and surreal, seen through the prism of…

Sunday August 28
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Chicago Cultural Center
78 East Washington Street, 5th Floor
Lewis Achenbach- The Sonic Story Continues
Aug28
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Lewis Achenbach- The Sonic Story Continues

Self-proclaimed absurdist and artist Lewis Achenbach continues to visually improvise and document the music scene as he has done for the last 10 years, capturing…

Sunday August 28
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Epiphany Center for the Arts
201 S. Ashland
Lewis Achenbach: The Sonic Story Continues
Aug28
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Lewis Achenbach: The Sonic Story Continues

Self-proclaimed absurdist and artist Lewis Achenbach continues to visually improvise and document the music scene as he has done for the last 10 years, capturing…

Sunday August 28
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Epiphany Center for the Arts
201 S. Ashland
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
Special Exhibit-The Artful Soul of Faust
Aug28
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Special Exhibit-The Artful Soul of Faust

Special Exhibit  The Artful Soul of Faust through August 31, 2022 The legendary story of Faust is told in fourteen large cameos carved by Dieter…

Sunday August 28
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Lizzadro Museum
1220 Kensington Road
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