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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.
RAILROADERS: Jack Delano’s Homefront Photography
Aug30
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

RAILROADERS: Jack Delano’s Homefront Photography

Historic Pullman Foundation (HPF) is thrilled to host RAILROADERS: Jack Delano’s Homefront Photography exhibit now through 2023.  Organized by Chicago History Museum and Center for…

Tuesday August 30
11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Pullman Exhibit Hall
614 E 113th St
Beauty And The Beast Cocktail Experience
Aug31
Theatre & Performing Arts, Tours & Attractions

Beauty And The Beast Cocktail Experience

An immersive cocktail adventure! Based on the Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont fairytale, come along on a 90-minute journey and step into the enchanted and cursed world…

Wednesday August 31
5:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
The Galway Arms, 2442 N Clark St, Chicago, Illinois, United States, 60614
The Galway Arms, 2442 N Clark St, Chicago, Illinois, United States, 60614
Southern Gothic
Aug31
Theatre & Performing Arts

Southern Gothic

Windy City Playhouse, in association with Goodman Theatre and Greg Schaffert, presents SOUTHERN GOTHIC, an immersive theatrical experience where audience members are invited to step…

Wednesday August 31
7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
The Playhouse at Petterino’s
150 N Dearborn
Chicago Jazz Festival
Sep1
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Music & Comedy

Chicago Jazz Festival

The Chicago Jazz Festival is a Labor Day weekend tradition that promotes all forms of jazz through free, high-quality music programming. The festival showcases Chicago’s…

Thursday September 1
11:00 a.m.9:00 p.m.
Millennium Park
201 E Randolph St
Great American Lobster Fest
Sep2
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Great American Lobster Fest

The Midwest’s largest lobster & seafood festival is back! Join us for our 7th year at Chicago’s Navy Pier this September 2nd, 3rd, & 4th.…

Friday September 2
12:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Navy Pier
600 E. Grand Ave.
Bulls Fest
Sep3
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Bulls Fest

The two-day festival will feature a 3v3 basketball tournament, live music, art exhibitions, kid-friendly activities, and food and drink. A nod to Chicago’s iconic street…

Saturday September 3
8:00 a.m.10:00 p.m.
United Center
1901 W Madison St.
Nitti’s Supper Club
Sep3
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 September 3
6:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Harry Caray’s Italian Steakhouse, River North
33 West Kinzie
War of Words
Sep3
Music & Comedy

War of Words

Chicago- From the makers of the award-winning internet game show Wisecrackin’, comes a new live show! Based on the popular party card game “Apples to…

Saturday September 3
8:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
The Raven Room
4702 n Ravenswood
Latin Dance Party
Sep3
Theatre & Performing Arts

Latin Dance Party

This fun party features one of our favorite local DJs playing all the best salsa, bachata, cha cha, merengue, cumbia, and even Kizomba for you.…

Saturday September 3
8:00 p.m.11:55 p.m.
Chicago Dance
309 West Chicago Avenue 3rd Floor
Lewis Achenbach- The Sonic Story Continues
Sep5
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…

Monday September 5
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Epiphany Center for the Arts
201 S. Ashland
Lewis Achenbach: The Sonic Story Continues
Sep5
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…

Monday September 5
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Epiphany Center for the Arts
201 S. Ashland
Interactive Louvre Exhibit
Sep5
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions

Interactive Louvre Exhibit

Experience the most famous works of the Louvre™ in an interactive and innovative way without ever leaving the city with Louvre Fantastique, coming to Oakbrook…

Monday September 5
10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Oak Brook Center
2120 Oak Brook Center
The World Within: Dazzling Interiors™ Tour of the Loop
Sep5
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…

Monday September 5
11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Inside Chicago Walking Tours
Starting location given upon ticket purchase
Uptown Farmers Market
Sep5
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Uptown Farmers Market

Shop for your groceries at the Uptown Farmers Market. The market features the region’s best farmed goods and locally produced foods and happens every Wednesday…

Monday September 5
2:30 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Chicago Market
4620 N. Broadway
Porchlight Music Theatre’s Broadway In Your Backyard
Sep5
Theatre & Performing Arts

Porchlight Music Theatre’s Broadway In Your Backyard

Porchlight Music Theatre is proud to announce the return of its free concert series Broadway in Your Backyard, July 19 – September 6, as part…

Monday September 5
6:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Porchlight Music Theatre
1016 N. Dearborn Ave.
Free Admission Day
Sep6
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 September 6
9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
The Field Museum
1400 S Lake Shore Dr,
Free Admission Day
Sep6
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 September 6
9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
The Field Museum
1400 S Lake Shore Dr,
Free Admission Day
Sep6
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 September 6
9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
The Field Museum
1400 S Lake Shore Dr,
Free Admission Day-Field Museum
Sep6
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 September 6
9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
The Field Museum
1400 S Lake Shore Dr,
Lewis Achenbach- The Sonic Story Continues
Sep6
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…

Tuesday September 6
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Epiphany Center for the Arts
201 S. Ashland
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