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  • Apr
  • F19
    • On Camera Technique: Hollywood Star Teaching at Chicago Actors Studio
    • Improv Lessons (Teens): Hollywood Star Teaching at Chicago Actors Studio
    • Drew Holcomb and The Neighbors (Concert)
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  • S20
    • Sematary
    • The Sky Affair House Music Day Party on the 22nd Floor at VU Rooftop.
    • House Music is Home. DJ Spen, Chosen Fews Terry Hunter and Wayne Williams.
    • Thy Art Is Murder (Concert)
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  • S21
    • April Group Conscious Breathwork- A Breathwork of Transformation
    • Chi-Town Blues Festival (Concert)
    • Ballet 5:8 (Theater)
    • Chicago Symphony Orchestra - Yulianna Avdeeva (Concert)
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  • M22
    • Howie Day (Concert)
    • Chocolate, Wine & Spirits Expo
    • Comedy At The Clipper
    • Procurement Outreach Event
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  • T23
    • Vino and Bites of Southern Italy
    • lovelytheband
    • Sierra Ferrell (Concert)
    • Oneohtrix Point Never
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  • W24
    • Chicago Floating Cinema
    • CHICAGO In Person (IP) Diversity Employment Day Career Fair 4/24/2024
    • My Brother, My Brother, and Me
    • Heccra and Bug Moment
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  • T25
    • The Ghost Inside
    • NFL Draft Watch Party
    • The Adventure Zone (Theater)
    • The Ghost Inside (Concert)
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  • F26
    • Super Freak - The Rick James Story
    • Dubhe Ensemble (Concert)
    • Nardos Bridal Collection Trunk Show And Personal Appearance
    • Chicago Symphony Orchestra Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra (Concert)
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  • S27
    • A House Music Day Party w Terry Hunter, Lady D, Julius The Mad Thinker
    • East Conf Qtrs: Celtics at Bulls Rd 1 Hm Gm A
    • South Chicago Dance (Theater)
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  • S28
    • Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra (Concert)
    • Laufey - Bewitched: The Goddess Tour
    • Exotic Paintings BYOB Sip and Paint - Chicago
    • Sadie Jean
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  • M29
    • East Conf Qtrs: Celtics at Bulls Rd 1 Hm Gm B
    • Gabriel Iglesias - Live
    • Network with Miss Immigrant USA - Grow your business & career CHICAGO
    • Business II Business
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  • T30
    • A Story Told
    • Stigler Center Open House
    • Chicago Riverwalk Mimosa Fest
    • Women Talk Audio Engineering, Music, Tech & Film
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  • May
  • W1
    • Sessanta: Primus, Puscifer, A Perfect Circle
    • Chicago Online Speed Dating! 35-49 Meet Singles
    • SESSANTA: Primus, Puscifer, A Perfect Circle
    • SESSANTA: Primus, Puscifer, A Perfect Circle (Concert)
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  • T2
    • Michelle Billingsley
    • Brent Cobb (Concert)
    • Chicago Symphony Orchestra
    • Chicago Symphony Orchestra (Concert)
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  • F3
    • East Conf Qtrs: Celtics at Bulls Rd 1 Hm Gm C
    • Jesse McCartney (Concert)
    • Tamia and Joe (Concert)
    • Legions of Metal Fest
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  • S4
    • Pre - Mother's Day Chicago Day Trip
    • May The Horse Be With You Bar Crawl
    • Indo Warehouse
    • Patrick Bale and The Pale Ales
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  • S5
    • Blueys Big Play (Theater)
    • SiM (Concert)
    • Death Becomes Her (Concert)
    • Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at Café Con Leche with Live Mariachi, Margaritas, & More!
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  • M6
    • CRAZY BINGÖ with E at The Walk In, Logan Square
    • Ty Segall (Concert)
    • Ty Segall
    • Obituary
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  • T7
    • Ops Squad - NAMER
    • Two Moms, One Heart - Chicago
    • Shame of Chicago, Shame of the Nation (In-person Docuseries)
    • Indie RPG Night @ Dovetail Brewery
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  • W8
    • Kelsey Waldon
    • Chicago ROS Meetup at Automate
    • Mer
    • New Moon ◐ Wild Sovereignty Sacred Circle
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  • T9
    • Neil deGrasse Tyson (Theater)
    • Trey Anastasio (Concert)
    • Master Boot Record
    • Trey Anastasio
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  • F10
    • Black Coffee
    • Stiff Little Fingers (Concert)
    • Stiff Little Fingers
    • The Teskey Brothers
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  • S11
    • House Music is Love. A House Music Day Party.
    • NPC Illinois State Championship
    • Frank Martin Busch And The Names
    • Two Hot Takes Podcast
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  • S12
    • Mother's Day Comedy Xplosion
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    • Pilfers
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  • M13
    • Cody Fry
    • FoodLab Chicago Presents: Access to Capital Workshop
    • Design Discourse with Bryan Bedell
    • Tromblau&Friends: a night of live music at Dorothy
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  • T14
    • Valery Meladze and Band
    • Red Rum Club
    • Conversation & Book Signing with Christina Henry
    • 2024 Theatre Industry Career Fair
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  • W15
    • Yellow Days (Concert)
    • Sean Paul (Concert)
    • Sleep Token (Concert)
    • Crazy and The Brains
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  • T16
    • ZG Smith
    • Odesza
    • Janine Harouni (Theater)
    • Chicago Real Estate Rumble
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  • F17
    • Yellow Claw B2B Flosstradamus
    • Taj Farrant (Concert)
    • Say Anything - Is A Real Boy 20th Anniversary Tour
    • Megan Thee Stallion
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  • S18
    • Umrao Jaan Ada (Theater)
    • Innellea
    • Margaritas Podridas
    • Prateek Kuhad
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  • S19
    • Mending Workshop with Michelle Hartney
    • Drop-In Sketching
    • American Writers Festival
    • 20 Feet From Stardom: CHIRP Film Fest Screening
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  • M20
    • Bad Religion and Social Distortion
    • Cardinals Folly
    • P1Harmony
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Events in Chicago

Enriched with suburban food, comedy clubs, and fabulous parades, events in Chicago are stacked across the year! The city brims with urban adventure with its rich culture, diverse festivals, and world-class museums, always making people wonder about things to do in Chicago. From annual Marathons to the Jazz Festival, the Windy City is alive 24 hours a day! Get your checklist to "City that feels like home"!

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Places to Visit in Chicago

1. Millennium Park

Mixing art, nature, and a sense of community, Chicago's Millennium Park is a bustling haven. You can't miss "The Bean," the famous Cloud Gate sculpture reflecting the skyline. Wander through beautiful gardens, catch outdoor concerts, or cool off in the Crown Fountain. Immerse yourself in the Chicago vibe at the park's green havens and art spots. It's the ideal spot to kick back, chill, and feel the city's pulse.

2. The Art Institute of Chicago

Immerse yourself in the richness of historical culture at the Art Institute in Chicago . This distinguished museum is a treasure trove of artifacts spanning diverse places, cultures, and epochs, earning its reputation as an encyclopedia museum. Beyond its permanent exhibits, the Art Institute regularly showcases special exhibitions, allowing visitors to savor unique and curated displays.

3. Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower

Feel on top of the world at Skydeck Chicago , the breathtaking, thrilling observatory atop the iconic Willis Tower. The observation deck provides panoramic views of Chicago's skyline, stretching as far as the eye can see. “The Ledge” provides an elating sensation of floating above the city. Skydeck Chicago is not just an observation deck; it's a thrilling encounter with the city's architectural marvels and stunning scenery.

4. Navy Pier

Since 1995, Navy Pier has become a lively hub along the shoreline of Lake Michigan. Hop on the massive Ferris Wheel to see beautiful city views from the top. The streets of the pier are packed with shops, restaurants, and amusements with classic and modern rides for families and thrill-seekers alike. Chicago Shakespeare adds to the sophistication of the pier, making it a dynamic destination that captures Chicago’s lakeside charm.

5. Shedd Aquarium

A wonderful underwater wonderland can be explored at Chicago's Shedd Aquarium . The enchanting exhibits portray exotic fish, playful dolphins, and many more! Don't miss the iconic Oceanarium, featuring exciting presentations with dolphins and beluga whales against the stunning Lake Michigan backdrop. In addition to the aim of conservation and education, Shedd offers an impressive and entertaining informative experience.

6. Garfield Park Conservatory

Escape into the green paradise of the magnificent glass dome of Garfield Park Conservatory . Garnered with exotic plants from around the world, explore the botanical park with theme rooms, lush rainforests, and arid deserts. It’s a world encased in an elegant and breath-taking way for people to relish. Discover the wonders of the plant kingdom in this serene urban oasis.

7. Lincoln Park Zoo

Visit the heart of Chicago, Lincoln Park Zoo , a charming urban adventure. With the diverse array of wildlife, the zoo is a breeze, with wide paths to boot and self-guided tours. From the iconic Kovler Seal Pool to the Regenstein Center for African Apes, every corner offers a unique animal encounter. It's the perfect spot for families, nature lovers, and anyone seeking a delightful blend of outdoor enjoyment and animal encounters in the city.

8. Chicago Cultural Center

Transverse to the historic building and heart of culture, Chicago Cultural Center . The building upholds culturally-rich performances, exhibits, and events throughout the year. Marvel at the stunning Tiffany Dome, and enjoy free concerts and art! It lures people who are keen on visual arts, music, or literature, offering a dynamic and inclusive space to celebrate the city's cultural richness.

9. Buckingham Fountain

A part of the iconic Grand Park, Buckingham Fountain is a stunning masterpiece. Inspired by Versailles, it's a symbol of Lake Michigan, surrounded by beautiful gardens. The water display and captivating light shows are a catch in the evenings at the park! Relish the fountain's beauty against the city skyline backdrop and feel at ease and peaceful at the same time.

10. Adler Planetarium

In Chicago, overlooking Lake Michigan, the Adler Planetarium offers a cosmic adventure. Since 1930, it's been a celestial playground, inviting all to explore the wonders of the universe. With its iconic dome, Adler offers immersive shows, starry journeys, and glimpses into the latest space discoveries. Feel the awe in the Grainger Sky Theater and get up close with telescopes at the Doane Observatory. Whether

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