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  • 2019 Free Summer Screenings
    on August 22, 2019 at 4:59 am

    05/29/2019 to 10/02/2019 - Cinema/Chicago presents free weekly Summer Screenings on Wednesdays from May 29-October 2 at 6:30pm at the Chicago Cultural Center. All screenings are FREE and open to the public!From the blossom of

  • Korn + Alice in Chains
    on August 22, 2019 at 4:59 am

    08/21/2019 to 08/21/2019 - Korn + Alice in Chains concert at Hollywood Casino Amphitheatr

  • Manet and Modern Beauty
    on August 22, 2019 at 4:59 am

    05/26/2019 to 09/08/2019 - The first Chicago exhibition of Édouard Manet’s work in more than 50 years—and the first to concentrate on the artist’s late career in the 1870s and early 1880s— showcases Manet’s evolution as an

  • Everyone’s Art Gallery: Posters of the London Underground
    on August 22, 2019 at 4:59 am

    05/25/2019 to 09/05/2019 - In 1919, 39 posters came to the Art Institute of Chicago, courtesy of the Underground Electric Railways London. The posters, full of brilliant colors and innovative designs, were part of an effort to

  • Hamilton
    on August 22, 2019 at 4:59 am

    02/08/2019 to 01/05/2020 - HAMILTON is the story of America’s Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, an immigrant from the West Indies who became George Washington’s right-hand man during the Revolutionary War and was the new

  • D-Day +75 Exhibit
    on August 22, 2019 at 4:59 am

    06/06/2019 to 12/27/2019 - D-Day + 75 is a flashback to June 1944, when the world waited with anticipation to learn the outcome of the invasion of France. Operation Overlord ultimately succeeded in its objective to drive t

  • DAME MYRA HESS MEMORIAL CONCERTS | Hyoung-Ryoul Kim and Shin-Young Park
    on August 22, 2019 at 4:59 am

    08/21/2019 to 08/21/2019 - The International Music Foundation presents the Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concerts. Enjoy free weekly classical music performances in Preston Bradley Hall, located on the 3rd floor of the Chicago

  • Blue Man Group
    on August 22, 2019 at 4:59 am

    Starting 08/15/2019 - Buy cheap tickets for Blue Man Group.

  • Bob Dylan: Electric
    on August 22, 2019 at 4:59 am

    11/16/2018 to 10/31/2019 - Bob Dylan: Electric spotlights Dylan’s writing – song, poetry, and prose – between his 1965 Newport Folk Festival performance and 2016 Nobel Prize in Literature. Items on display include Bob Dylan’s

  • Bees & Beyond
    on August 22, 2019 at 4:59 am

    07/12/2019 to 09/02/2019 - Bees & Beyond is a Garden-wide thematic program that will inspire a genuine appreciation for the vital role pollinators play in our everyday lives and in a healthy, diverse planet. The topic of

  • Bixbee Imagination Station
    on August 22, 2019 at 4:59 am

    06/15/2019 to 09/22/2019 - Bixbee is bringing to Chicago its first ever hands-on interactive, immersive experience - Imagination Station! Unleash your creativity and take a safari into your imagination as you journey throug

  • Art on theMART
    on August 22, 2019 at 4:59 am

    03/13/2019 to 12/29/2019 - In the spirit of Chicago’s great legacy of public art and culture, Art on theMART is the largest digital art projection in the world. The first-of-its-kind for Chicago, projected across 2.5 acres (two

  • Aon Summer Fireworks
    on August 22, 2019 at 4:59 am

    05/25/2019 to 08/31/2019 - Navy Pier is Chicago’s bi-weekly destination for spectacular, free fireworks displays perfectly synchronized to music on Lake Michigan. Navy Pier’s Aon Summer Fireworks occur on Wednesdays and

  • Algorithm Nation or the Static Quo
    on August 22, 2019 at 4:59 am

    07/03/2019 to 09/01/2019 - The Second City has never steered clear of tackling current controversies, and we’re not about to start now. Algorithm Nation or The Static Quo is a frenetic, provocative, consensual comedy ride that

  • Comedians You Should Know
    on August 22, 2019 at 4:59 am

    Starting 08/16/2017 - Circumventing the tired, stale brand of comedy clubs, Comedians You Should Know delivers original, fresh, showcase-style stand up comedy in the revamped back room of Timothy O'Toole's Pub, a classy

  • Brick Safari at Brookfield Zoo
    on August 22, 2019 at 4:59 am

    05/11/2019 to 09/29/2019 - Brick Safari features more than 40 life-size animal sculptures created from millions of individual colored LEGO® bricks. The menagerie of animals will be located along a winding wooded pathway on t

  • Commons Artist Project: Brendan Fernandes, "A Call and Response"
    on August 22, 2019 at 4:59 am

    06/18/2019 to 10/13/2019 - Brendan Fernandes’s dance-based installation in the Commons, entitled A Call and Response, explores the ways society sees and values different kinds of bodies. Using language, architecture, and

  • Chicago Cubs v. San Francisco Giants
    on August 22, 2019 at 4:59 am

    08/20/2019 to 08/22/2019 - See the 2016 World Series Champion Chicago Cubs play against the San Francisco Giants August 20-22 at Wrigley Field!

  • Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concerts
    on August 22, 2019 at 4:59 am

    Starting 05/02/2018 - The International Music Foundation presents the Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concerts. Enjoy free weekly classical music performances in Preston Bradley Hall located on the 3rd floor of the Chicago

  • Chicago Dogs vs Winnipeg Goldeyes
    on August 22, 2019 at 4:59 am

    08/21/2019 to 08/21/2019 - Join the Chicago Dogs as they take on the Winnipeg Goldeyes at Impact Field in Rosemont. During this “Wiener Wednesday” home game, the Chicago Dogs will play as the “Chicago Wieners” in

  • ENVISIONING JUSTICE at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago
    on August 22, 2019 at 4:59 am

    08/06/2019 to 10/12/2019 - August 6 - October 12, 2019Free and open to the publicTuesday thru Saturday11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

  • Chicago Riverwalk Fireworks Cruise
    on August 22, 2019 at 4:59 am

    05/25/2019 to 08/31/2019 - Join Chicago Water Taxi on Wednesday and Saturday nights as we depart from the Riverwalk to view the City’s magnificent fireworks display.No city embraces summer quite like Chicago. Join t

  • Grinning From Fear to Fear
    on August 22, 2019 at 4:59 am

    Starting 07/03/2019 - Dive into the e.t.c.’s latest comedy onslaught that will leave you laughing like you’re high on life–or maybe just copious amounts of Lexapro. From psycho killers to big pharma, coming out to your

  • Chicago SummerDance
    on August 22, 2019 at 4:59 am

    06/27/2019 to 08/23/2019 - Swing, waltz, cha-cha...or simply enjoy the music at the largest outdoor social dancing series in the United States. Dancers of all ages and skill levels are invited to take part in introductory,

  • Jonathas de Andrade
    on August 22, 2019 at 4:59 am

    04/06/2019 to 08/25/2019 - At once intimate and historical, the work of Brazilian artist Jonathas de Andrade evokes love, memory, and place. His photographs, installations, and videos often respond to the geography and cultur

  • Chicago Water Taxi
    on August 22, 2019 at 4:59 am

    03/16/2019 to 11/30/2019 - Chicago Water Taxi is Chicago's river transportation service with seven stops located on all three branches of the Chicago River. Hop on/ hop off at all your favorite river locations with a Chicago

  • LEGO NINJAGO®: Master Wu’s Mission
    on August 22, 2019 at 4:59 am

    08/03/2019 to 09/29/2019 - Discover your elemental power, create your own ninja battle movie.

  • Chicago's Original Architecture Tour®
    on August 22, 2019 at 4:59 am

    Starting 06/06/2018 - Be inspired by the captivating, visual art that is Chicago’s legendary architecture, and the exceptional architects who created this ever-changing, dynamic legacy for all to enjoy and admire. This

  • Mary Shelley's Frankenstein
    on August 22, 2019 at 4:59 am

    05/08/2019 to 08/30/2019 - Within every man there is a monster; within every monster, a man. But which is which?An eerie evening of ghost stories crackles to life as Mary Shelley unspools her tale of Victor Frankenstein and his

  • 2018 International Screenings Program: REEL MUSIC
    on August 22, 2019 at 4:59 am

    Starting 05/30/2018 - Join us for free movies all summer long!From toe-tapping musicals and rocking documentaries to sweeping scores and unforgettable soundtracks, music and movies have always been in perfect sync.