Community Events & Things to Do
Santa Hustle® Chicago 5K
at Soldier Field
"It’s not just a race. It’s a magical experience. Come join the Santa Hustle® magic on Saturday, December 1, 2018 at Soldier Field."
at St. Benedict Church
This December, the William Ferris Chorale presents a concert of sacred music that invites us to contemplate the true wonder and mystery of this most beloved season.
Winter and Christmas themed cookies baking class!
at Sugar Bliss Cake Boutique
Learn how to bake and decorate your own Winter and Christmas and snowflakes themed cookies. The best part about the class is that you take home everything you make!! Can't wait to see you there :)
Christmas at the Fair: The Joffrey's New Nutcracker
at Newberry Library
Travel to the 1893 World’s Fair through a special conversation on The Joffrey Ballet’s 2018 production of The Nutcracker, set during the Columbian Exposition in Chicago.
Ugly Christmas Sweater and Holiday Lights Bar Crawl
at Lincoln Park
What’s better than wearing that b-e-a-utiful Christmas sweater grandma made you while havin’ a few drinks? **Prices go up as demand goes up. Slots are limited to no more than 75 people per crawl**
Chante Moore Christmas Concert
at The Promontory
Join us on Decemember 8th for a Christmas concert by R&B Singer, Chante Moore. This dazzling performance will be sure to put you in the holiday spirit!
Volunteer Appreciation Christmas Party
at Tyson Foods Annex
Join fellow Midtown & Metro friends, volunteers, and alumni at the Annual Volunteer Appreciation Party! Bring a friend or colleague who is interested in learning more about MEF!
It's Almost Christmas, Chicago!
at Harvest Chicago Cathedral
It's Almost Christmas, Chicago! w/ Praytell - the collaboration between Jon & Valerie Guerra - has been making our holiday hearts swoon for years with their original Christmas songs & refreshing take on cherished holiday classics.
The Congregation [Christmas Show]
at Tonic Room
This eight piece outfit from Chicago is all raw grit and soul. Led by wailing front woman Gina Bloom, The Congregation kicks your door down with raucous horns, a rock and soul rhythm section and high-intensity guitar solos.
Holiday Performance: A Baker Street Christmas Caper
at Newberry Library
Join us for a special holiday-themed morning. A few clues: a top hat, a “stuffed” Christmas goose, and a very precious stone that has gone missing. Featuring some of your favorite Shakespeare Project actors.
6th Annual Christmas Cookie Party
at Ellie's Cafe
Ragg Dolls Present the 6th Annual Cookie Party.
The Art of Christmas 2018-A Gala for Giving
at United Club
Who says you cant give back and have a great time doing so? Join Soul 106,The President's Lounge & The Firm Marketing Group for our 2nd annual Art of Christmas Gala on Saturday December 22nd 2018.