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Fiesta del Sol 5:00 pm
Fiesta del Sol
Jul 31 @ 5:00 pm – Aug 3 @ 10:00 pm
Fiesta del Sol @ Chicago | Illinois | United States
It’s the largest Latino festival in the Midwest! Enjoy a huge lineup of entertainment and music, savor a variety of food including authentic Mexican favorites, browse works and engage with artists in the Arts & Culture Pavilion, and bring kids to the Children’s Area for face painting, books and educational games, and other fun activities at this great family event, Continue Reading
Chicago White Sox v Minnesota Twins 7:00 pm
Chicago White Sox v Minnesota Twins @ U.S. Cellular Field
Aug 1 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago White Sox v Minnesota Twins @ U.S. Cellular Field | Chicago | Illinois | United States
See the White Sox play the Twins at The Cell! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri North Coast Music Festival @ Union Park Aug 29 @ 3:00 pm – Aug 31 @ 10:00 pm See the best in electronic, hip hop, jam band, indie rock and more at Continue Reading
Hold On To Your Butts 8:00 pm
Hold On To Your Butts @ Stage 773
Aug 1 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Hold On To Your Butts @ Stage 773 | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From August 1, 2014 - August 15, 2014 Shanna’s Mom returns from a sold out summer 2013 run with a brand new sketch comedy revue, inspired by the things that make us smile, scream, and well, make our loins burn. Hold On To Your Butts features a variety of original scenes and songs, showcasing the ensemble’s silly and smart style. Hours Fridays: 8 p.m. Agenda Agenda Continue Reading
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Chicago White Sox v Minnesota Twins 6:00 pm
Chicago White Sox v Minnesota Twins @ U.S. Cellular Field
Aug 2 @ 6:00 pm – Aug 2 @ 7:30 pm
Chicago White Sox v Minnesota Twins @ U.S. Cellular Field | Chicago | Illinois | United States
See the White Sox play the Twins at The Cell! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri North Coast Music Festival @ Union Park Aug 29 @ 3:00 pm – Aug 31 @ 10:00 pm See the best in electronic, hip hop, jam band, indie rock and more at Continue Reading
Salome 7:30 pm
Salome @ Ravinia Festival
Aug 2 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Salome @ Ravinia Festival | Highland Park | Illinois | United States
See the centerpiece of Ravinia’s celebration of R. Strauss’s 150th anniversary, his immortal opera Salome. Featuring the Chicago Symphony Orchestra,Patricia Racette, Wolfgang Schmidt, Gabriele Schnaut,Egils Silins, Joseph Kaiser, and Renée Rapier. We recommend you pack a picnic and bring a blanket or outdoor chairs to enjoy the concert. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Continue Reading
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American Society for Healthcare Engineering 7:30 am
American Society for Healthcare ... @ McCormick Place - Lakeside Center
Aug 3 @ 7:30 am – Aug 6 @ 8:00 pm
American Society for Healthcare Engineering @ McCormick Place - Lakeside Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The ASHE Annual Conference and Technical Exhibition is the trusted national conference and exhibition for health care facility management and engineering professionals. One hundred percent of all conference revenue is reinvested into the mission of optimizing the health care physical environment. More than 3,300 industry professionals attend the ASHE Annual Conference and Technical Exhibition to share perspectives on optimizing the health care Continue Reading
Movies in the Parks – Jumanji 7:00 pm
Movies in the Parks – Jumanji @ Calumet Park
Aug 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Movies in the Parks - Jumanji @ Calumet Park | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The Chicago Park District shows free outdoor movies throughout the summer for free at parks around the city! See Jumanji (PG) at Calumet Park. Hours Begins at dusk, weather permitting. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri North Coast Music Festival @ Union Park Aug 29 @ 3:00 pm – Continue Reading
Imelda May 8:00 pm
Imelda May @ Park West
Aug 3 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Imelda May @ Park West | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Imelda Mary Higham  professionally known as Imelda May, is an Irish musician, producer and singer-songwriter. Born and raised in The Liberties area of Dublin, May began her career in music at age sixteen—performing with a number of local bands and musicians— before forming her own band in 2002. She released her debut studio album, No Turning Back, in 2003 and relocated to London, United Kingdom with husband and Continue Reading
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Chicago White Sox v Texas Rangers 7:00 pm
Chicago White Sox v Texas Rangers @ U.S. Cellular Field
Aug 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago White Sox v Texas Rangers @ U.S. Cellular Field | Chicago | Illinois | United States
See the White Sox play the Rangers at The Cell! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri North Coast Music Festival @ Union Park Aug 29 @ 3:00 pm – Aug 31 @ 10:00 pm See the best in electronic, hip hop, jam band, indie rock and more at Continue Reading
Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen 8:00 pm
Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen @ Ravinia Festival
Aug 4 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen @ Ravinia Festival | Highland Park | Illinois | United States
The Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen returns to Ravinia with artistic director and conductor Paavo Järvi for an evening of Brahms. The composer infused his Academic Festival Overture with the fun-loving spirit of German student anthems, while his Second and Third symphonies evoke placid scenes of pastoral splendor. We recommend you pack a picnic and bring a blanket or outdoor chairs to enjoy the concert. Agenda Agenda Day Continue Reading
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Chicago White Sox v Texas Rangers 7:00 pm
Chicago White Sox v Texas Rangers @ U.S. Cellular Field
Aug 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago White Sox v Texas Rangers @ U.S. Cellular Field | Chicago | Illinois | United States
See the White Sox play the Rangers at The Cell! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri North Coast Music Festival @ Union Park Aug 29 @ 3:00 pm – Aug 31 @ 10:00 pm See the best in electronic, hip hop, jam band, indie rock and more at Continue Reading
Tori Amos 7:30 pm
Tori Amos @ The Chicago Theatre
Aug 5 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Tori Amos @ The Chicago Theatre | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Tori Amos has sold over 12 million albums, has played over a thousand shows and has won numerous awards. Since the release of her debut album Little Earthquakes 21 years ago in 1992 where she pushed boundaries with her confessional style of songwriting, Amos continues to be adored, picking up new fans along the way, romanced by her messages of empowerment, tenderness, acerbic assertiveness, and Continue Reading
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Movies in Parks -The Hunger Games: Catching Fire 7:00 pm
Movies in Parks -The Hunger Game... @ Piotrowski Park
Aug 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Movies in Parks -The Hunger Games: Catching Fire @ Piotrowski Park | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The Chicago Park District shows free outdoor movies throughout the summer for free at parks around the city! See The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (PG-13) at Piotrowski Park. Hours Begins at dusk, weather permitting. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri North Coast Music Festival @ Union Park Aug 29 Continue Reading
A Chanson Encounter 8:00 pm
A Chanson Encounter @ Ravinia Festival
Aug 6 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
A Chanson Encounter @ Ravinia Festival | Highland Park | Illinois | United States
French baritone Stéphane Degout, who thrilled Chicago audiences in his 2011 Lyric Opera debut, now makes his Ravinia debut alongside BBC Cardiff Singer of the World official accompanist Simon Lepper. Degout proves that the words of his countrymen contain just as much melodic grace as those of lieder lyricists on a program that mixes songs by Fauré with those by Schubert, Schumann, Continue Reading
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Movies in the Parks – The Hunt for Red October 7:00 pm
Movies in the Parks – The Hunt f... @ Wicker Park
Aug 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Movies in the Parks - The Hunt for Red October @ Wicker Park | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The Chicago Park District shows free outdoor movies throughout the summer for free at parks around the city! On August 7, see The Hunt for Red October (PG) at Wicker Park. Hours Begins at dusk, weather permitting. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri North Coast Music Festival @ Union Continue Reading
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King 7:00 pm
The Lord of the Rings: The Retur... @ Ravinia Festival
Aug 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King @ Ravinia Festival | Highland Park | Illinois | United States
From August 7, 2014 - August 8, 2014 See the complete score of The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King performed live by the Chicago Symphony Orchestra at Ravinia! The movie will be shown on the Pavilion and lawn video screens. We recommend you pack a picnic and bring a blanket or outdoor chairs to enjoy the concert. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week Continue Reading
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Ounce of Prevention Head Start Conference 7:45 am
Ounce of Prevention Head Start C... @ McCormick Place - South Building
Aug 8 @ 7:45 am – 4:45 pm
Ounce of Prevention Head Start Conference @ McCormick Place - South Building | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The Ounce of Prevention Fund hosts an annual conference for our Head Start and Early Head Start directly–operated, delegate and partner agencies before the start of the new school year. The event provides professional development opportunities for more than 400 program staff. This event is not open to the public. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug Continue Reading
Chicago Cubs v Tampa Bay Rays 3:00 pm
Chicago Cubs v Tampa Bay Rays @ Wrigley Field
Aug 8 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Chicago Cubs v Tampa Bay Rays @ Wrigley Field | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Celebrate Wrigley Field’s 100th Birthday The 2014 season marks Wrigley Field’s 100th birthday! The team will celebrate the ballpark’s rich century of history during 10 decade-themed home stands complete with historic player uniforms, specialty food offerings, promotional items and entertainment. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri Continue Reading
Mötley Crüe 7:00 pm
Mötley Crüe @ First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre
Aug 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Mötley Crüe @ First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre | Tinley Park | Illinois | United States
MÖTLEY CRÜE is The World’s Most Notorious Rock Band. Vince Neil (vocals), Mick Mars (guitar), Nikki Sixx (bass) and Tommy Lee (drums) laid the foundation for their inimitable career in the ’80s with their genre-bending music, a mix of anthemic choruses, stadium-sized riffs, punk rock and melodic power, along with their relentless reputation, typifying an excess never before seen in Continue Reading
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Bud Billiken Parade 10:00 am
Bud Billiken Parade
Aug 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Bud Billiken Parade @ Chicago | Illinois | United States
The Bud Billiken Parade and Picnic is the oldest and largest African American parade in the United States! The focus of the parade is getting kids ready for school and takes place in Bronzeville. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri North Coast Music Festival @ Union Park Continue Reading
Jason Aldean 7:30 pm
Jason Aldean @ First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre
Aug 9 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Jason Aldean @ First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre | Tinley Park | Illinois | United States
See Jason Aldean live during the Burn It Down Tour with special guests Florida Georgia Line and Tyler Farr  at First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri North Coast Music Festival @ Union Park Aug 29 @ 3:00 pm – Aug 31 @ 10:00 pm See the best Continue Reading
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Chicago Cubs v Tampa Bay Rays 1:15 pm
Chicago Cubs v Tampa Bay Rays @ Wrigley Field
Aug 10 @ 1:15 pm – 2:45 pm
Chicago Cubs v Tampa Bay Rays @ Wrigley Field | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Celebrate Wrigley Field’s 100th Birthday The 2014 season marks Wrigley Field’s 100th birthday! The team will celebrate the ballpark’s rich century of history during 10 decade-themed home stands complete with historic player uniforms, specialty food offerings, promotional items and entertainment. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri Continue Reading
Rhythms of China 2014 6:00 pm
Rhythms of China 2014 @ Millennium Park
Aug 10 @ 6:00 pm – Aug 10 @ 7:30 pm
Rhythms of China 2014 @ Millennium Park | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Celebrating its 30th anniversary, Chinese Fine Arts Society presents the third concert in its Five Elements Project series. The program, curated by Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s Qing Hou and inspired by the elements of metal and fire, includes traditional and contemporary Chinese chamber works, and the world premiere of composer Zhou Long’s The Five Elements for chamber ensemble. Featured artists: Third Coast Percussion, Yang Wei, and introducing internationally renowned Continue Reading
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Chicago Cubs v Milwaukee Brewers 7:00 pm
Chicago Cubs v Milwaukee Brewers @ Wrigley Field
Aug 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago Cubs v Milwaukee Brewers @ Wrigley Field | Chicago | Illinois | United States
See the Chicago Cubs play against the Milwaukee Brewers  at The Friendly Confines! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri North Coast Music Festival @ Union Park Aug 29 @ 3:00 pm – Aug 31 @ 10:00 pm See the best in electronic, hip hop, jam band, indie Continue Reading
Lila Downs 8:30 pm
Lila Downs @ House of Blues
Aug 11 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Lila Downs @ House of Blues | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Ana Lila Downs Sánchez, best known as Lila Downs is a Mexican-American singer-songwriter and actress. She performs her own compositions as well as tapping into Mexican traditional and popular music. She also incorporates indigenous Mexican influences and has recorded songs in many indigenous languages such as Mixtec, Zapotec, Mayan, Nahuatl and P’urhepecha (Tarascan). Born and raised in Oaxaca, she primarily studied at the Institute of Arts by Oaxaca and briefly attended University of Minnesota, before withdrawing to focus on Continue Reading
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Chicago Cubs v Milwaukee Brewers 7:00 pm
Chicago Cubs v Milwaukee Brewers @ Wrigley Field
Aug 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago Cubs v Milwaukee Brewers @ Wrigley Field | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Wrigley Field is a baseball stadium located in Chicago, Illinois, United States, home of the Chicago Cubs. It was built in 1914 as Weeghman Park for the Chicago Federal League baseball team, the Chicago Whales. The Cubs played their first game at Weeghman Park on April 20, 1916, defeating the Cincinnati Reds 7–6 in eleven innings. In November 1918, Weeghman resigned as team president.Chewing gum magnate, William Wrigley, Jr. acquired complete control of the Cubs by Continue Reading
Movies in the Parks – The Blind Side 7:00 pm
Movies in the Parks – The Blind ... @ A. Montgomery Ward Park
Aug 12 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Movies in the Parks - The Blind Side @ A. Montgomery Ward Park | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The Chicago Park District shows free outdoor movies throughout the summer for free at parks around the city! Hours Begins at dusk, weather permitting. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri North Coast Music Festival @ Union Park Aug 29 @ 3:00 pm – Aug 31 @ Continue Reading
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Allscripts Client Experience (ACE) 8:00 am
Allscripts Client Experience (ACE) @ McCormick Place - West Building
Aug 13 @ 8:00 am – Aug 15 @ 6:00 pm
Allscripts Client Experience (ACE) @ McCormick Place - West Building | Chicago | Illinois | United States
For the past two years ACE has been held at McCormick Place in Chicago. It’s our annual user conference where we create an incredible experience for our clients. We take this opportunity to educate clients on how to get greater value from our solutions, and to provide networking opportunities that bring our vision of an Open, Connected Community of Health Continue Reading
Chicago Cubs v Milwaukee Brewers 7:00 pm
Chicago Cubs v Milwaukee Brewers @ Wrigley Field
Aug 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago Cubs v Milwaukee Brewers @ Wrigley Field | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Celebrate Wrigley Field’s 100th Birthday The 2014 season marks Wrigley Field’s 100th birthday! The team will celebrate the ballpark’s rich century of history during 10 decade-themed homestands complete with historic player uniforms, specialty food offerings, promotional items and entertainment. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri North Continue Reading
Movies in the Parks – Claudine 7:00 pm
Movies in the Parks – Claudine @ South Shore Cultural Center
Aug 13 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Movies in the Parks - Claudine @ South Shore Cultural Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The Chicago Park District shows free outdoor movies throughout the summer for free at parks around the city! See Claudine (PG) at South Shore Cultural Center. Hours Begins at dusk, weather permitting. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri North Coast Music Festival @ Union Park Aug 29 @ 3:00 Continue Reading
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Orgill Fall Dealers Market 7:30 am
Orgill Fall Dealers Market @ McCormick Place - South Building
Aug 14 @ 7:30 am – Aug 16 @ 6:00 pm
Orgill Fall Dealers Market @ McCormick Place - South Building | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Orgill Dealer Markets give retailers the opportunity to meet with more than 1,000 different exhibitors, get new ideas from our model stores, stay on top of industry trends, and to scope out the industry’s best product deals. Our exhibitors bring their newest to the market. See, touch and experience new products and services that will best suit your business and Continue Reading
Taylor Street Festa Italiana 5:00 pm
Taylor Street Festa Italiana
Aug 14 @ 5:00 pm – Aug 17 @ 11:00 pm
Taylor Street Festa Italiana @ Chicago | Illinois | United States
Festa Italiana celebrates the history and heritage of our city’s Little Italy neighborhood. This four-day festival welcomes everyone looking to enjoy a taste of Italy. Shop on Taylor Street, eat authentic cuisine and bring your kids for family-friendly entertainment. There will also be stages packed with lively musical acts. Hours Thursday & Friday: 5 – 11 p.m. Saturday: 12 – 11 p.m. Continue Reading
Miley Cyrus 7:00 pm
Miley Cyrus @ United Center
Aug 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Miley Cyrus @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
This 9-city leg of the North American tour is in support of Miley’s album Bangerz, which debuted at #1 on both the Billboard Top 200 Album chart and the Digital Album Charts with over 270,000 albums sold. Both singles, “Wrecking Ball” and “We Can’t Stop,” off Bangerz have already sold 4.3 million copies in the U.S. alone. “Wrecking Ball” hit Continue Reading
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Chicago White Sox v Toronto Blue Jays 7:00 pm
Chicago White Sox v Toronto Blue... @ U.S. Cellular Field
Aug 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago White Sox v Toronto Blue Jays @ U.S. Cellular Field | Chicago | Illinois | United States
See the White Sox play the Blue Jays at The Cell! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri North Coast Music Festival @ Union Park Aug 29 @ 3:00 pm – Aug 31 @ 10:00 pm See the best in electronic, hip hop, jam band, indie rock and more Continue Reading
Miranda Lambert 7:30 pm
Miranda Lambert @ First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre
Aug 15 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Miranda Lambert @ First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre | Tinley Park | Illinois | United States
Miranda Leigh Lambert-Shelton is an American country music artist who gained fame as a finalist on the 2003 season of Nashville Star, where she finished in third place and later signed to Epic Records. Lambert made her debut with the release of “Me and Charlie Talking”, the first single from her 2005 debut album Kerosene. This album, which was certified Platinum in the United States, also produced the Continue Reading
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Albany Park World Fest 12:00 pm
Albany Park World Fest
Aug 16 @ 12:00 pm – Aug 17 @ 10:00 pm
Albany Park World Fest @ Chicago | Illinois | United States
The eclectic Albany Park neighborhood will celebrate its melting pot diversity with food, music, arts & crafts and activities for kids and families. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri North Coast Music Festival @ Union Park Aug 29 @ 3:00 pm – Aug 31 @ 10:00 pm See Continue Reading
Tony Bennett 8:30 pm
Tony Bennett @ Ravinia Festival
Aug 16 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Tony Bennett @ Ravinia Festival | Highland Park | Illinois | United States
See Tony Bennett live with special guest Antonia Bennett August 16 at Ravinia! We recommend you pack a picnic and bring a blanket or outdoor chairs to enjoy the concert. Admission Lawn ticket prices are increased by $5 on the day of the show. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri Continue Reading
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Chicago White Sox v Toronto Blue Jays 1:00 pm
Chicago White Sox v Toronto Blue... @ U.S. Cellular Field
Aug 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Chicago White Sox v Toronto Blue Jays @ U.S. Cellular Field | Chicago | Illinois | United States
See the White Sox play the Blue Jays at The Cell! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri North Coast Music Festival @ Union Park Aug 29 @ 3:00 pm – Aug 31 @ 10:00 pm See the best in electronic, hip hop, jam band, indie rock and more Continue Reading
Leo Kottke 8:00 pm
Leo Kottke @ City Winery
Aug 17 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Leo Kottke @ City Winery | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From August 17, 2014 - August 18, 2014 Acoustic guitarist Leo Kottke was born in Athens, Georgia, but left town after a year and a half. Raised in 12 different states, he absorbed a variety of musical influences as a child, flirting with both violin and trombone, before abandoning Stravinsky for the guitar at age 11. After adding a love for the Continue Reading
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Chicago White Sox v Baltimore Orioles 7:00 pm
Chicago White Sox v Baltimore Or... @ U.S. Cellular Field
Aug 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago White Sox v Baltimore Orioles @ U.S. Cellular Field | Chicago | Illinois | United States
See the White Sox play the Orioles at The Cell! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri North Coast Music Festival @ Union Park Aug 29 @ 3:00 pm – Aug 31 @ 10:00 pm See the best in electronic, hip hop, jam band, indie rock and more at Continue Reading
Itzhak Perlman 8:00 pm
Itzhak Perlman @ Ravinia Festival
Aug 18 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Itzhak Perlman @ Ravinia Festival | Highland Park | Illinois | United States
When Itzhak Perlman crosses classical and folk music, the result is Rejoice, a program building on the success of his Eternal Echoes album, which the Los Angeles Times calls “a heaping serving of jumping Jewish dances and solemn music in the cantorial tradition.” Perlman describes his creation, drawn from both folk and liturgical traditions, as “Jewish comfort music,” combining Hankus Netzky’s Klezmer Conservatory Band, a small orchestra and Continue Reading
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Buddy Guy 7:00 pm
Buddy Guy @ Ravinia Festival
Aug 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Buddy Guy @ Ravinia Festival | Highland Park | Illinois | United States
George “Buddy” Guy is an American blues guitarist and singer. He is an exponent of the Chicago blues and has influenced white blues-rock musicians such as, Eric Clapton, Jimmy Page, and Stevie Ray Vaughan. In the 1960s Guy was a member of Muddy Waters’ band and was a house guitarist at Chess Records. Guy had a long musical partnership with harmonica player Junior Wells. Admission Lawn ticket prices are increased by Continue Reading
Chicago Cubs v San Francisco Giants 7:00 pm
Chicago Cubs v San Francisco Giants @ Wrigley Field
Aug 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago Cubs v San Francisco Giants @ Wrigley Field | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Celebrate Wrigley Field’s 100th Birthday The 2014 season marks Wrigley Field’s 100th birthday! The team will celebrate the ballpark’s rich century of history during 10 decade-themed homestands complete with historic player uniforms, specialty food offerings, promotional items and entertainment. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri North Continue Reading
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Chicago White Sox v Baltimore Orioles 7:00 pm
Chicago White Sox v Baltimore Or... @ U.S. Cellular Field
Aug 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago White Sox v Baltimore Orioles @ U.S. Cellular Field | Chicago | Illinois | United States
See the White Sox play the Orioles at The Cell! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri North Coast Music Festival @ Union Park Aug 29 @ 3:00 pm – Aug 31 @ 10:00 pm See the best in electronic, hip hop, jam band, indie rock and more at Continue Reading
Movies in the Parks – Claudine 7:00 pm
Movies in the Parks – Claudine @ South Shore Cultural Center
Aug 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Movies in the Parks - Claudine @ South Shore Cultural Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The Chicago Park District shows free outdoor movies throughout the summer for free at parks around the city! Hours Begins at dusk, weather permitting. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri North Coast Music Festival @ Union Park Aug 29 @ 3:00 pm – Aug 31 @ Continue Reading
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Clark After Dark 4:00 pm
Clark After Dark
Aug 21 @ 4:00 pm – Aug 21 @ 10:00 pm
Clark After Dark @ Chicago | Illinois | United States
Come out to Clark After Dark to enjoy some great food and entertainment in the heart of River North! Support Illinois troops and their families with live music, drinks, live auction and a raffle. Sport your red, white and blue or cameo for this spirited festival! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Continue Reading
Butch Hancock and Jimmie Dale Gilmore 8:00 pm
Butch Hancock and Jimmie Dale Gi... @ City Winery
Aug 21 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Butch Hancock and Jimmie Dale Gilmore @ City Winery | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Over three decades ago, along with Joe Ely, Butch Hancock and Jimmie Dale Gilmore founded The Flatlanders, a local term for folks who live in the kind of landscape southwest Texas has to spare. More of a song-swap than a commercial endeavor, the band’s sole recording project in 1973—released only in the short-lived 8-track format—was barely distributed. It has since Continue Reading
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NGAUS 136th General Conference 2014 7:00 am
NGAUS 136th General Conference 2014 @ McCormick Place - West Building
Aug 22 @ 7:00 am – Aug 25 @ 11:00 pm
NGAUS 136th General Conference 2014 @ McCormick Place - West Building | Chicago | Illinois | United States
A NGAUS tradition, the annual conference allows members to gather and vote on the top legislative priorities for NGAUS, share information and celebrate the camaraderie of being National Guard and NGAUS members. This event is not open to the public. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri Continue Reading
SausageFest Chicago 3:00 pm
SausageFest Chicago
Aug 22 @ 3:00 pm – Aug 24 @ 8:00 pm
SausageFest Chicago @ Chicago | Illinois | United States
SausageFest is guaranteed to deliver a great production of the arts, games, and LIVE music in their very own block-party theater! Professional Bands and even Chicago’s King will be featured on-stage accompanying cold drinks and amazing food served all weekend long. That’s right, only SausageFest hosts the crowning of their next “Sausage King of Chicago,” a Title decided among outgoing Continue Reading
Chicago Cubs v Baltimore Orioles 1:15 pm
Chicago Cubs v Baltimore Orioles @ Wrigley Field
Aug 22 @ 1:15 pm – 2:45 pm
Chicago Cubs v Baltimore Orioles @ Wrigley Field | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Celebrate Wrigley Field’s 100th Birthday The 2014 season marks Wrigley Field’s 100th birthday! The team will celebrate the ballpark’s rich century of history during 10 decade-themed homestands complete with historic player uniforms, specialty food offerings, promotional items and entertainment. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri North Continue Reading
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Bacon, Sports & Beer Celebration 3:00 pm
Bacon, Sports & Beer Celebration @ Chicago Union Station - The Great Hall
Aug 23 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Bacon, Sports & Beer Celebration @ Chicago Union Station - The Great Hall | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The Bacon, Sports & Beer Celebration is an opportunity to celebrate three of the greatest things in life: bacon, sports and beer. Sample 20+ delicious bacon inspired creations from some of Chicago’s top restaurants, 20+ beer tastings from craft breweries, all while in a fun, social, and sports themed environment. Last sampling will be poured 15 minutes prior to the Continue Reading
Deer Tick 9:00 pm
Deer Tick @ Metro
Aug 23 @ 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Deer Tick @ Metro | Chicago | Illinois | United States
John McCauley and Deer Tick have long walked a tightwire between total despair and fractured resilience, but their recent release, “Negativity.” represents a heroic leap forward on virtually all fronts for the Providence, Rhode Island-based band. Recorded earlier this year in Portland, Oregon with legendary producer/musician Steve Berlin, the album –Deer Tick’s fifth full-length studio release, and follow-up to 2011’s Continue Reading
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Chicago Cubs v Baltimore Orioles 1:15 pm
Chicago Cubs v Baltimore Orioles @ Wrigley Field
Aug 24 @ 1:15 pm – 2:45 pm
Chicago Cubs v Baltimore Orioles @ Wrigley Field | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Celebrate Wrigley Field’s 100th Birthday The 2014 season marks Wrigley Field’s 100th birthday! The team will celebrate the ballpark’s rich century of history during 10 decade-themed homestands complete with historic player uniforms, specialty food offerings, promotional items and entertainment. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri North Continue Reading
Robyn + Röyksopp 7:00 pm
Robyn + Röyksopp @ Jay Pritzker Pavilion Millennium Park
Aug 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Robyn + Röyksopp @ Jay Pritzker Pavilion Millennium Park | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Jam Productions presents Robyn + Röyksopp live August 24 at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park. Hours Rain or shine. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri North Coast Music Festival @ Union Park Aug 29 @ 3:00 pm – Aug 31 @ 10:00 pm See the best in electronic, hip hop, jam Continue Reading
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Movies in the Parks – The Great Gatsby (2013) 7:00 pm
Movies in the Parks – The Great ... @ South Shore Cultural Center
Aug 25 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Movies in the Parks - The Great Gatsby (2013) @ South Shore Cultural Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The Chicago Park District shows free outdoor movies throughout the summer for free at parks around the city! See The Great Gatsby (2013) at South Shore Cultural Center. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri North Coast Music Festival @ Union Park Aug 29 @ 3:00 pm – Aug 31 @ Continue Reading
Chicago Sings DISNEY 8:00 pm
Chicago Sings DISNEY @ Mayne Stage
Aug 25 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Chicago Sings DISNEY @ Mayne Stage | Chicago | Illinois | United States
In Porchlight’s 9th annual concert celebration, Chicago’s crème de la crème of vocal talent pay tribute to the music associated with one of the supreme visionaries of American entertainment, Walt Disney. Since his first sound cartoon in 1928, that introduced the world to a certain mouse, to this year’s Academy Award-winning Frozen, the name Disney has been associated with the most Continue Reading
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Chicago White Sox v Cleveland Indians 7:00 pm
Chicago White Sox v Cleveland In... @ U.S. Cellular Field
Aug 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago White Sox v Cleveland Indians @ U.S. Cellular Field | Chicago | Illinois | United States
See the White Sox play the Indians at The Cell! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri North Coast Music Festival @ Union Park Aug 29 @ 3:00 pm – Aug 31 @ 10:00 pm See the best in electronic, hip hop, jam band, indie rock and more at Continue Reading
Arcade Fire 7:30 pm
Arcade Fire @ United Center
Aug 26 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Arcade Fire @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From August 26, 2014 - August 27, 2014 Released October 29, Reflektor was hailed by Rolling Stone as “extraordinary…the best album Arcade Fire have ever made.” It was the second Arcade Fire album to debut at #1, the first being 2010′s Album of the Year Grammy Award®-winner The Suburbs. The band’s appearance on the 39th season premiere of Saturday Night Live was followed by the band’s own half-hour special, Here Continue Reading
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Summer ‘80s New Wave Tour 6:30 pm
Summer ‘80s New Wave Tour @ Ravinia Festival
Aug 27 @ 6:30 pm – Aug 27 @ 8:00 pm
Summer ‘80s New Wave Tour @ Ravinia Festival | Highland Park | Illinois | United States
See the Summer ’80s New Wave Tour live featuring Thompson Twins’ Tom Bailey, Howard Jones and others  at Ravinia! We recommend you pack a picnic and bring a blanket or outdoor chairs to enjoy the concert. Admission Lawn ticket prices are increased by $5 on the day of the show. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse Continue Reading
Chicago White Sox v Cleveland Indians 7:00 pm
Chicago White Sox v Cleveland In... @ U.S. Cellular Field
Aug 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago White Sox v Cleveland Indians @ U.S. Cellular Field | Chicago | Illinois | United States
See the White Sox play the Indians at The Cell! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri North Coast Music Festival @ Union Park Aug 29 @ 3:00 pm – Aug 31 @ 10:00 pm See the best in electronic, hip hop, jam band, indie rock and more at Continue Reading
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ZZ Top and Jeff Beck 6:30 pm
ZZ Top and Jeff Beck @ Ravinia Festival
Aug 28 @ 6:30 pm – Aug 28 @ 8:00 pm
ZZ Top and Jeff Beck @ Ravinia Festival | Highland Park | Illinois | United States
See ZZ Top and Jeff Beck live at Ravinia! We recommend you pack a picnic and bring a blanket or outdoor chairs to enjoy the concert. Admission Lawn ticket prices are increased by $5 on the day of the show. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri North Coast Music Festival Continue Reading
Chicago White Sox v Cleveland Indians 7:00 pm
Chicago White Sox v Cleveland In... @ U.S. Cellular Field
Aug 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago White Sox v Cleveland Indians @ U.S. Cellular Field | Chicago | Illinois | United States
See the White Sox play the Indians at The Cell! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri North Coast Music Festival @ Union Park Aug 29 @ 3:00 pm – Aug 31 @ 10:00 pm See the best in electronic, hip hop, jam band, indie rock and more at Continue Reading
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North Coast Music Festival 3:00 pm
North Coast Music Festival @ Union Park
Aug 29 @ 3:00 pm – Aug 31 @ 10:00 pm
North Coast Music Festival @ Union Park | Chicago | Illinois | United States
See the best in electronic, hip hop, jam band, indie rock and more at the North Coast Music Festival over Labor Day weekend in Union Park. The eclectic mix brings together music fans of all kinds of genres, celebrating their love for music. Hours Friday: 3 – 10 p.m. Saturday & Sunday: 1 – 10 p.m. Rain or shine Admission VIP: Continue Reading
Chicago White Sox v Detroit Tigers 7:00 pm
Chicago White Sox v Detroit Tigers @ U.S. Cellular Field
Aug 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago White Sox v Detroit Tigers @ U.S. Cellular Field | Chicago | Illinois | United States
U.S. Cellular Field (formerly Comiskey Park) is a baseball park in Chicago, Illinois. It is the home of the Chicago White Sox of Major League Baseball‘s American League. The park is owned by the Illinois Sports Facilities Authority, but operated by the White Sox. The park opened for the 1991 season, after the White Sox had spent 81 years at the original Comiskey Park. The new park, completed at a Continue Reading
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Chicago White Sox v Detroit Tigers 6:00 pm
Chicago White Sox v Detroit Tigers @ U.S. Cellular Field
Aug 30 @ 6:00 pm – Aug 30 @ 7:30 pm
Chicago White Sox v Detroit Tigers @ U.S. Cellular Field | Chicago | Illinois | United States
See the White Sox play the Tigers at The Cell! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri North Coast Music Festival @ Union Park Aug 29 @ 3:00 pm – Aug 31 @ 10:00 pm See the best in electronic, hip hop, jam band, indie rock and more at Continue Reading
Billy Corgan 7:30 pm
Billy Corgan @ Ravinia Festival
Aug 30 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Billy Corgan @ Ravinia Festival | Highland Park | Illinois | United States
William Patrick “Billy” Corgan Jr.  is an American musician, producer, lyricist, writer, and poet, best known as the frontman and sole permanent member of The Smashing Pumpkins. Formed by Corgan and guitarist James Iha in Chicago, Illinois, in 1987, the band quickly gained steam with the addition of bassist D’arcy Wretzky and drummer Jimmy Chamberlin. The band’s direction has largely been driven by Corgan through his confessional Continue Reading
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Chicago White Sox v Detroit Tigers 1:00 pm
Chicago White Sox v Detroit Tigers @ U.S. Cellular Field
Aug 31 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Chicago White Sox v Detroit Tigers @ U.S. Cellular Field | Chicago | Illinois | United States
See the White Sox play the Tigers at The Cell! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri North Coast Music Festival @ Union Park Aug 29 @ 3:00 pm – Aug 31 @ 10:00 pm See the best in electronic, hip hop, jam band, indie rock and more at Continue Reading
Luke Bryan 6:00 pm
Luke Bryan @ Soldier Field
Aug 31 @ 6:00 pm – Aug 31 @ 7:30 pm
Luke Bryan @ Soldier Field | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Luke Bryan goes on a national tour to some of the biggest venues around the country, including Chicago’s Soldier Field. The tour, That’s My Kind of Night, will come through Chicago with special guests…DIERKS BENTLEY, LEE BRICE, COLE SWINDELL. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week August – September 2014 Aug – Sep 2014 Collapse All Expand All Aug 29 Fri North Coast Music Continue Reading