Thanksgiving Chicago Illinois 2018 is celebrated through family activities and Thanksgiving weekend events. Thanksgiving is not just about getting stuffed and watching football all day. There are many things to do for Thanksgiving in Chicago Illinois. Check out the events directory to find out whats going on in Chicago. Events in Chicago
Things to Do for Thanksgiving in Chicago 2018
16th Annual Chicago Toy & Game Fair (CHITAG) 2018
Chicago Toy & Game Week (ChiTAG) is “THE” event to attend if you have any interest in or passion for toys & games. An unsurpassed celebration of play for more than 30,000 kids, parents, grandparents and toy and game enthusiasts!
Hanging DEATH Live!!! RISE UP FOR PUERTO RICO Benefit Concert
NOV 17 Hanging DEATH Live!!! RISE UP FOR PUERTO RICO Benefit Concert
MCA Talk: Chance The Rapper
at Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago
Please note: tickets are very limited, and interest is very high. These talks will sell out quickly. Chicago-based musician and activist Chance the Rapper comes to the MCA for an evening of conversation with Adrienne Samuels Gibbs.This program is presented in partnersh
The BMO Harris Magnificent Mile Lights Festival
at The Magnificent Mile
The celebration culminates in an evening tree-lighting parade on Saturday evening, November 18, which has become a beloved tradition in Chicago and across the nation via a one-hour television broadcast.
Bottomless Brunch N' Ping Pong
at AceBounce Ping Pong Bar & Restaurant Chicago
Change up your brunch scene by joining us for 2 hours of Bottomless Brunch N' Ping Pong on Saturday, November 18th at AceBounce.
Orangetheory Fitness South Loop Partnering with Charity Organization Brunch x Burn to Raise Donations for Suicide Prevention
at Orangetheory Fitness South Loop
The Orangetheory Fitness South Loop Location, 1005 S. State Street, is partnering with the charity organization Brunch x Burn, a pop-up fitness experience that partners with hot brunch spots and fitness studios, to host a special event.
North Aurora Massage Envy Launches Total Body Stretch
at North Aurora Massage Envy
North Aurora Massage Envy has launched a new Total Body Stretch Service, a customizable 30 or 60-minute therapeutic assisted-stretch session for individuals to restore range of motion, mobility and assist in performance and recovery.
Rockford Massage Envy Launches Total Body Stretch
at Massage Envy - Rockford
Rockford Massage Envy has launched a new Total Body Stretch Service, a customizable 30 or 60-minute therapeutic assisted-stretch session for individuals to restore range of motion, mobility and assist in performance and recovery.
Live Band Open Mic Night!
at Touch Of The Past
Live Band Open Mic Night ! Bring a friend and bless the mic! Every Tuesday! $6 cover charge at the door!
at Howl at the Moon Chicago
Turkey is good, but booze is better! Celebrate the long holiday weekend with some live music, dancing and drinks.
Ozuna "Odisea Society Tour” with Wisin – Allstate Arena
at Allstate Arena
Come to the Allstate arena, and check out Ozuna "Odisea Society Tour" with Wisin. You can not miss it!
The Turkey Crawl 2017!
at Wrigleyville's Best Bars TBA
Spending Thanksgiving with the family this year? Sounds like you're going to need a drink. Warm up to Turkey Day with Wrigleyville's only Black Wednesday bar crawl!
40th Annual Art Van Turkey Trot Chicago presented by Life Time
at Turkey Trot Chicago
Chicago's Turkey Day tradition returns to Lincoln Park with 5K, 8K and kids runs all centered around the Turkey Day Tailgate festival.
9th Annual Thanksgiving Feeding Those in Needs 2017
at Lockology Natural Hair Gallery
We are looking for donations of water, pop and dessert items. You can also make a donation of $20.00 through Gofundme. Please drop off donations before the event at Lockology Salon 4303 S. State Street.
First Trinity Thanksgiving Potluck
at First Lutheran Church of The Trinity
This year we will continue our Thanksgiving tradition of hosting a community meal at First Trinity. Cooking and setting up will begin early at 11 am, and dinner will be around 5 pm.
Chuck's Thanksgiving Buffet!
at Chuck's Cafe in Darien
Join us for a Thanksgiving Buffet the whole family will love. Thursday November 23rd; 12pm-4pm, *4pm is Last Seating. Adults: $24.99 | Children 5-12: $12.99 | Kids 4 and Under: Free
at Copper Fox Gastropub
Surround yourself with family and friends while we do the cooking and the dishes!
The Godfrey Thanksgiving
at The Godfrey Hotel Chicago
We're thrilled to be hosting a Godfrey Thanksgiving Buffet at IO Godfrey! The event will include a buffet, carving stations, football on the big screens and more.
Thanksgiving Day Cruises
at Odyssey Cruises Chicago
Try something different this November and retreat to the water for a Thanksgiving meal with a view.
ZooLights Presented By ComEd and PowerShares QQQ by Invesco
at Lincoln Park
Join us for the brilliance of this fun, free, family-oriented holiday celebration, featuring luminous displays and holiday-season activities throughout zoo grounds. http://www.lpzoo.org/zoolights-presented-comed-and-powershares-qqq-invesco Festive Activities - Photo
A Perfect Circle
at UIC Pavilion
See Perfect Circle Live in Chicago!
R&B ONLY (Chicago, IL)
at House of Blues Chicago
Must get tickets at the link below.
Black Friday with Sonny Fodera at Spybar - 11/24
BLACK FRIDAY with SONNY FODERA Friday, November 24 Celebrate Black Friday the Spybar way as Sonny Fodera makes his Spybar debut!