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Things to Do on This Week in Chicago
Summer Daze RoofTop DayTimeParty At Joe’s Bar 7/21
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Wheel Wednesday Food Truck Nights
at Antique Taco Bridgeport
Join Us On Wednesday Nights As Our FOOD TRUCK Friends Set Up Shop In Our Parking Lot. Antique Taco Bridgeport Will Still Be Serving Tacos & The Bar Will Be Open Till 10PM.
POUND for a Purpose: St. Jude!
POUND for a Purpose where all proceeds benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital! Channel your inner rockstar with this full body cardio-jam session inspired by the infectious, energizing, and sweat-dripping fun of playing the drums.
Techstars Meet and Greet Chicago
at 1871 Chicago Find Tickets
At Techstars, we are on a mission to help entrepreneurs succeed. Over the past 10 years, we have helped over 1,900 companies grow and raise over $8 billion in funding, with a market cap of over $23 billion. Now we’re on a search for the next wave of companies to join o
Ludlow Patio Comedy Show: Wario
Ludlow Patio Comedy Show is a weekly stand-up comedy show on the patio of Ludlow Liquors that features only Chicago's best stand-up comedy
Date And Time Wed, August 21, 2019 8:30 PM – 11:30 PM CDT
End of summer Stingoooooo!
at Bernice's Tavern
As the summer comes to a close and we all cry just a little bit, let those tears fall into communal beers and we all join together. WEDNESDAY NIGHT, 9pm (depending) FREE, DRINK SPECIALS!!! THE SPECIAL: $5 PBR AND SHOT
Open House ft. The Endangered Species (Kobrakai, Chuck Diesel, Dave Nolden)
Doors at 8PM // Music at 9PM // Free w/ RSVP or $8 Day Of Show
The Late 90's, ft. East Coast Moms
Date And Time Wed, Aug 21, 2019, 10:00 PM CDT
Academic Approach Summer Institute - August Session
at Marshall Metropolitan High School
Learn strategies for integrating college-readiness skills and elevated rigor throughout high school core curriculum.
Call For Art: Fantastic Felines Art Show
at 4Art SPACE
This is a call for art that celebrates the feline species, not just house cats. So, if you have a fascination with non domesticated felines (lions, sand cats, leopards), then you are welcome to have them as your subject matter.
2nd Annual River Boil
Join us on the veranda for our 2nd annual River Boil along the Chicago River. Featuring a classic seafood boil, with andouille sausage, red potatoes & sweet corn. New Orleans-style cocktails, freshly shucked oysters and light appetizers.
45 Donuts X Waydown @AceHotel Chicago w/ Rampage, Dj Shoba, Tewz Rock
at Waydown @AceHotel Find Tickets
45 DonutsThurs. Aug 22, 2019All 45's Djs Rampage (Chicago) Tewz Rock (Chicago) Dj Shoba (Minnesota)Playing the best of 90's Hip Hop, Breaks, Afro, Latin, Funk, Disco, House Music & Party Cutz on Little Records.
LMP Concert Series 2019
at 2958 N Milwaukee Ave Find Tickets
The Latin Music Project, a program of the PRAA, launches its first annual concert series. We proudly bring to our community some of the best Latin music artists for your enjoyment.
Triple Gooberberry Sunrise Ice Cream Social!
**THIS IS A TICKETED EVENT! TICKETS ARE FREE, BUT YOU MUST RESERVE A TICKET TO RECEIVE ICE CREAM!**
Undue Burdens World Premiere Screening
The World Premiere of Undue Burdens, the newest film by filmmaker Andrea Raby.
LIVE Comedy Taping 8.22
Stay Happy & M•V Chicago present a LIVE Comedy Taping! Featuring Beckett Kenny Skyler Higley Ontonio Kareem Suzanne Ballout Marcus Bond Kevin Budkey Doors 7:30pm / Show 8:00pm $10 Online / $15 Door LIMITED SEATING AVAILABLE
Dynasty at The Mission Theater at iO Chicago
THURSDAY AUGUST 22: FUNNY AF SHOWCASE
at The Comedy Bar: Main Stage
Join us for The Comedy Bar’s newest local showcase featuring comics you didn't know you needed to know!
Thursday Night Stand-up Comedy at Laugh Factory Chicago
FREE RSVP WITH EVENTBRITE! THESE ARE STANDBY TICKETS. We have searched the entire city of Chicago and have compiled the greatest lineup of stand up comedy imaginable.
Open Mic with Justin, Kevin or Kilian - Every Thursday 9pm
at Bernice's Tavern - Open Microphone for musicians
Bernice's open mic for musicians and songwriters. Every Thursday for the rest of your life. signup 8:30 starts 9pm. Every Thursday since 2001
Operation: Karaoke Night
The mic is waiting for you. The only questions is: will you accept this classified karaoke mission?If you need some convincing perhaps $5 draft beer, $5 well cocktails and wine might do the trick!
Mamby on the Beach
at Oakwood Beach
Mamby on the Beach, Chicago’s only beachside summer music festival takes place on the grassy fields and sand-swept coastline of Oakwood Beach in the historic Bronzeville neighborhood.
Jon Allegretto Collective POST CUBS Acoustic Performance at The Sandlot
POST-CUBS SHOW Cubs v. Nationals @ 1:20pm Show starts as soon as the game ends!
Chicago Philharmonic at the Zoo
Lincoln Park Zoo will proudly host the Chicago Philharmonic for the first time in this unique, classical music concert for all ages.
Lil Duval: Living My Best Life Tour
Performance begins at 8PM. This show is for AGES 17 AND OLDER. Valid Photo ID is required for age restricted shows. Forms of valid ID are current and non-expired Driver's License, State ID or Passport.
OSM Dad’s Night Out
Join us for a fun night out to meet fellow OSM dads and celebrate the new school year. Cost is around $20-30 per person depending on final count to reserve the dart lanes.
Papa Roach: Who Do You Trust Tour
This is an AGES 17 AND OVER event. Valid Photo ID is required for age restricted shows. Forms of valid ID are current and non-expired Driver's License, State ID or Passport.
Andrew Schulz @ Thalia Hall
ANDREW SCHULZWebsite| Instagram | TwitterAbout the Show:Doors 7:00pm / Show 8:00pmA native New Yorker and internationally touring stand-up comedian Andrew Schulz is known for his hilarious and unapologetic comedy.
George Lopez: The Wall World Tour
George Lopez - Meet & Greet Package Package includes: One premium reserved ticket located in the first 5 rows Exclusive Meet & Greet with George Lopez Personal photograph with George Lopez VIP early entry.
1833 and React Presents... NAO Jean Deaux Music Friday, August 23rd $31 advance / $36 day of / 6pm doors / 7pm show / All ages On sale now: http://bit.ly/2YLmECK
at Roscoe’s Tavern Find Tickets
Join me for a Friday night twerk fest! 1 hour of non-stop hiphop/dancehall cardio, a lead/follow format.??
Chicago White Sox vs. Texas Rangers
Joke at the Oak Charity Showcase to Benefit the CU Foundation
at The Irish Oak
Joke at the Oak was started December 12, 2018 as an open mic to give rising comedians a chance to compete for featured, and headlining sets every Wednesday and to participate in our monthly charity Friday night showcases.
Dreamboat, The Harold Team Gone Gone
Dreamboat, Malic White, The Harold Team Gone Gone at The Chris Farley Cabaret at iO Chicago
Flying Lotus (3D) at The Vic
Flying Lotus (3D) with: Brandon Coleman Spacetalker / Salami Rose Joe Louis / PBDY Friday, August 23rd - 8:00 PM Doors $30 / $45 - 17 and Over - The Vic Theatre
Latin Nights in River North
PURA VIDA Fridays - Downtown Chicago's hottest Latin Dance Music destination! Birthdays/Reservations: https://forms.gle/zpbdQv6m5487py6F8 9pm-2am l 21+ Reggaeton l Bachata l Salsa l Latin Rhytms
Years after the apocalypse, Chicago is a wasteland. A wasteland populated by ghosts, super mutants and transdimensional eldritch horrors. A wasteland crying out for a morning chat show.
FRIDAY AUGUST 23: SAM TALLENT
Sam Tallent headlines at The Comedy Bar!
The Musical Armando, The Harold Team State Schramps
Date And Time Fri, Aug 23, 2019, 10:30 PM CDT
Play Chicago Friday Wristband Package
$35 Per Person Starts at 10pm to 1am
The Hold Steady @ Thalia Hall
at Thalia Hall
The Hold Steady @ Thalia Hall
Breakfast with the Animals: Lion House
Breakfast with the Animals: Lion House Where are they now?
August Saturday Sew-cial
at Apparel Industry Board, Inc.
August Saturday Sew-cial
Oddities Flea Market Chicago
Join us at the grandiose Stan Mansion for the Oddities Flea Market, a curious, curated collection of the best purveyors of the odd and unique. Hailing from Brooklyn, this is an affair you won't want to miss.
Kids Cooking Class-August
Let's Get Baking! Date And Time Sat, August 24, 2019 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM CDT
Chicago Mimosa Crawl - A River North Mimosa Party!
at The BEST Bars in River North TBA Find Tickets
Start your day with the warm sun shining, a smile on your face, and a mimosa in hand! Chicago Summer will be in full effect so grab your best friends and enjoy the best bars & restaurants in River North!
The Lagunitas Beer Circus: Chicago
STRICTLY 21 and older: No exceptions, no babies in arms, no pets… Public transportation highly encouraged!! No designated driver tickets available. No large bags, all bags are subject to search. Tickets are non-refundable.