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Grupo Corpo 7:30 pm
Grupo Corpo @ Auditorium Theatre of
Feb 28 @ 7:30 pm – Mar 1 @ 9:30 pm
Grupo Corpo @ Auditorium Theatre of | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From February 28, 2015 to March 01, 2015 World famous Brazilian dance troupe, Grupo Corpo, makes their Auditorium Theatre debut. Melding traditional Brazilian dance with western contemporary movement, Grupo Corpo presents Sem Mim, set to the original soundtrack by Spanish musician and composer Carlos Núñez and Brazilian composer José Miguel Wisnik, as well as Onqotô - also set to original music by José Miguel Wisnik Continue Reading
The Dreamtree Shakers 11:00 am
The Dreamtree Shakers @ Beat Kitchen
Mar 1 @ 11:00 am – 1:30 pm
The Dreamtree Shakers @ Beat Kitchen | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Aerin Tedesco has been making music for adults (and kids!) since 1993. When Aerin is not banging on her drums, you can find her birdwatching, making crossword puzzles, and playing in her other band, Congress of Starlings. Her days as a songwriter, singer and musician, in general, began back in Buffalo, NY, where she was raised. Jeremy hails from a small Continue Reading
Chicago Bulls v Los Angeles Clippers 12:00 pm
Chicago Bulls v Los Angeles Clip... @ United Center
Mar 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Chicago Bulls v Los Angeles Clippers @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the legendary Chicago Bulls hit the court to play the Los Angeles Clippers at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week March 2015 Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Mar 27 Fri Shamrock Shuffle @ McCormick Place - Lakeside Center Mar 27 @ 10:00 am – Mar 28 @ 5:00 pm The Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Health & Continue Reading
Antigonick 3:00 pm
Antigonick @ Victory Gardens Richard Christiansen Theater
Mar 1 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Antigonick @ Victory Gardens Richard Christiansen Theater | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From March 1, 2015 - April 5, 2015 Sideshow Theatre Company presents Antigonick. Ancient Greece looks suspiciously similar to the present day in the hands of world-renowned poet and MacArthur Genius Anne Carson (The Autobiography of Red). Antigone has lost two brothers but by law can only bury one. She takes a stand for her beliefs, pitting morality against patriotism, and in doing so starts Continue Reading
Now and Then II 3:00 pm
Now and Then II @ Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts
Mar 1 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Now and Then II @ Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The second Contempo at 50 program again highlights works from across its generations. Two commissions anchor the afternoon event, one by Gunther Schuller, an iconic figure on the American music scene, and another by venerated Russian composer Sofia Gubaidulina, who in 2011 became the first composer ever to receive an honorary doctorate from the University of Chicago. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week March Continue Reading
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17 Days of St. Patrick’s: Day 2 7:30 pm
17 Days of St. Patrick’s: Day 2 @ Murphy & Sons Irish Bistro
Mar 2 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
17 Days of St. Patrick's: Day 2 @ Murphy & Sons Irish Bistro | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Attend the second day of reverie at Mrs. Murphy and Sons Irish Bistro, featuring live Irish music by Ask Your Folks, food, drink and a chance to experience the culture of Ireland. Situated in the heart of the NorthCenter neighborhood of Chicago, Mrs. Murphy & Sons Irish Bistro offers some of the best Irish cuisine Chicago has to offer. This gorgeous Continue Reading
Chicago Blackhawks v Carolina Hurricanes 7:30 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v Carolina Hu... @ United Center
Mar 2 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v Carolina Hurricanes @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the Chicago Blackhawks hit the ice to play the Carolina Hurricanes at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week March 2015 Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Mar 27 Fri Shamrock Shuffle @ McCormick Place - Lakeside Center Mar 27 @ 10:00 am – Mar 28 @ 5:00 pm The Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Health & Fitness Expo Continue Reading
Romantic Piano Quartets 7:30 pm
Romantic Piano Quartets @ The Harris Theater for Music and Dance
Mar 2 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Romantic Piano Quartets @ The Harris Theater for Music and Dance | Chicago | Illinois | United States
See The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Centerin Romantic Piano Quartets, featuring David Finckel and Wu Han, international powerhouse violinist Daniel Hope and viola legend Paul Neubauer. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week March 2015 Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Mar 27 Fri Shamrock Shuffle @ McCormick Place - Lakeside Center Mar 27 @ 10:00 am – Mar 28 @ 5:00 pm Continue Reading
Michael Issac 8:30 pm
Michael Issac @ Zanies Comedy Night Club
Mar 2 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Michael Issac @ Zanies Comedy Night Club  | Chicago | Illinois | United States
“Chicago’s Comedian” Michael Issac, has built up quite a reputation here at Zanies. He is one of our House MCs. He is the first comedian to film a comedy special (“GOT NEXT”) at our Rosemont location. And he is the newest addition to our roster of headliners! Michael has been featured on Nickelodeon (“Nick Mom Night Out”) MTV (“Underemployed”) and Continue Reading
Twinsmith 9:00 pm
Twinsmith @ Empty Bottle
Mar 2 @ 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Twinsmith @ Empty Bottle  | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Twinsmith are gearing up to release their sophomore LP, Alligator Years, on May 5 via Saddle Creek. With that, the band has released the first piece of new music from the album, in the form of the eccentric “Seventeen.” The track is a barreling explosion of sound that lasts a little over two minutes, though when it is done, you will surely Continue Reading
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Green Velvet 10:28 am
Green Velvet @ The Mid
Mar 3 @ 10:28 am – 11:28 am
Green Velvet @ The Mid  | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Curtis Alan Jones is an American electronica and house music singer, songwriter and producer. His style of house music has been compared and inspired by the likes of Kraftwerk, Prince, Gary Numan, and Nitzer Ebb. Jones is also known as Cajmere, Geo Vogt, Green Velvet, Half Pint, Curan Stone, and Gino Vittori. Before becoming a professional musician, Jones studied chemical engineering at the University of Illinois. In 1991, he left a Master’s program at UC-Berkeley to move back to Continue Reading
Book discussion with author David Axelrod 7:00 pm
Book discussion with author Davi... @ Venue SIX10
Mar 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Book discussion with author David Axelrod @ Venue SIX10  | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Printers Row book discussion with author David Axelrod. Tribune columnist and author Clarence Page mines the experience of political strategist David Axelrod, whose new book is called “Believer: My 40 Years in Politics.” According to promotional materials, the book “chronicles Axelrod’s evolution from young journalist to political strategist to senior adviser to the president. At the same time, it looks Continue Reading
Chicago Bulls v Washington Wizards 7:00 pm
Chicago Bulls v Washington Wizards @ United Center
Mar 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago Bulls v Washington Wizards @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the legendary Chicago Bulls hit the court to play the Washington Wizards at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week March 2015 Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Mar 27 Fri Shamrock Shuffle @ McCormick Place - Lakeside Center Mar 27 @ 10:00 am – Mar 28 @ 5:00 pm The Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Health & Fitness Continue Reading
Ariana Grande 7:30 pm
Ariana Grande @ Allstate Arena
Mar 3 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Ariana Grande @ Allstate Arena | Rosemont | Illinois | United States
Pop music’s biggest breakout star of the year, Ariana Grande, announced today details for her first North American headlining tour in support of her Billboard #1 album, My Everything. Produced and promoted exclusively by Live Nation, THE HONEYMOON TOUR will kick off Feb. 25, 2015 at the Independence Event Center in Kansas City, Mo. The 25-date tour will visit arenas throughout the U.S. and Canada, including Continue Reading
Porchlight Revisits… City of Angels 8:00 pm
Porchlight Revisits… City of Angels @ Stage 773
Mar 3 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Porchlight Revisits… City of Angels @ Stage 773 | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From March 3, 2015 - March 4, 2015 City of Angels is an ingenious spoof of 1940′s Hollywood and whodunit films with side-by-side stories about the real world of a detective fiction writer and the “reel” world of his fictional gumshoe hero. One balances romance and rewrites, while the other slinks through a film noir netherworld of thugs and femmes fatales in this winner Continue Reading
Dobie Maxwell 8:30 pm
Dobie Maxwell @ Zanies Comedy Club
Mar 3 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Dobie Maxwell @ Zanies Comedy Club | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Dobie Maxwell is one of the top touring comedians in North America. His live show is a whirlwind of words, a virtual verbal vortex. Every time he is on stage, Dobie tests the stamina of the audience. His slick ranting style has earned him a loyal and growing fan base, and his knack for saying what a lot of people Continue Reading
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Alonzo King LINES Ballet 6:00 pm
Alonzo King LINES Ballet @ The Harris Theater for Music and Dance
Mar 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Alonzo King LINES Ballet @ The Harris Theater for Music and Dance | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From March 4, 2015 - March 5, 2015 Alonzo King LINES Ballet brings two distinct programs of rich invention to Chicago, hand-picked by the company’s founder and choreographer, Alonzo King. On March 4, LINES Ballet performs Constellation, King’s groundbreaking collaboration with Chicago-born visual artist and MIT alumnus Jim Campbell, featuring a live performance by Israeli mezzo-soprano Maya Lahyani and a set designed by Academy Award-winning designer Jim Doyle. Continue Reading
Taste of the Gold Coast 6:00 pm
Taste of the Gold Coast @ FFC Gold Coast
Mar 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Taste of the Gold Coast @ FFC Gold Coast | Chicago | Illinois | United States
For the sixth year in a row, a consortium of some of Chicago’s fanciest restaurants from its fanciest neighborhood come out for a gourmet experience curated by the experts. The head chefs of establishments such as Morton’s, mEAT, Pranzi, and others present guests with a selection of tempting morsels and teasingly inedible silverware. Milestone Wines and Goose Island bring the Continue Reading
Meghan Trainor 7:00 pm
Meghan Trainor @ House of Blues
Mar 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Meghan Trainor @ House of Blues | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Meghan Elizabeth Trainor is an American singer, songwriter, and producer. Trainor rose to prominence with her 2014 debut single “All About That Bass”, which topped the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 for eight consecutive weeks and topped the charts in other countries such as Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Germany, and the United Kingdom. Trainor was born and raised in Nantucket, Massachusetts, the daughter of Kelli (Jekanowski) and Gary Continue Reading
‘Trigger Happy’ 8:00 pm
‘Trigger Happy’ @ The Annoyance Theatre
Mar 4 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
'Trigger Happy' @ The Annoyance Theatre  | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From Mar. 4, 2015 – Apr. 22, 2015 The show consists of a series of unrelated scenes that are inspired by a single suggestion from the audience. During the show the cast share an invisible language that will trigger certain events, as if by magic.     Agenda Agenda Day Month Week March 2015 Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Mar Continue Reading
Nick Vatterott 8:30 pm
Nick Vatterott @ Zanies Comedy Night Club
Mar 4 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Nick Vatterott @ Zanies Comedy Night Club  | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From Mar. 4, 2015 - Mar. 8, 2015 In 2010 Nick Vatterott performed on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, and The Hollywood Reporter named Nick one of the “break-outs” of the New Faces showcase at Montreal’s Just for Laughs Comedy Festival. Nick has performed all over the world, from Caroline’s in NYC’s Times Square to Old City Comedy Club in Istanbul’s Taksim Continue Reading
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Models of Daily Life in Ancient Egypt 12:15 pm
Models of Daily Life in Ancient ... @ Oriental Institute at
Mar 5 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm
Models of Daily Life in Ancient Egypt @ Oriental Institute at  | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Gallery talk: ‘Models of Daily Life in Ancient Egypt’ Explore the ancient world with a 45-minute gallery talk in the Oriental Institute Museum. Travel to a time and place beyond the University to learn about archaeological discoveries, unlock the secrets of civilization, and gain a greater appreciation of our ancestors. For some insight into daily life in ancient Egypt, join Associate Continue Reading
Chicago Bulls v Oklahoma City Thunder 7:00 pm
Chicago Bulls v Oklahoma City Th... @ United Center
Mar 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago Bulls v Oklahoma City Thunder @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the legendary Chicago Bulls hit the court to play the Oklahoma City Thunder at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week March 2015 Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Mar 27 Fri Shamrock Shuffle @ McCormick Place - Lakeside Center Mar 27 @ 10:00 am – Mar 28 @ 5:00 pm The Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Health & Continue Reading
Shantala Shivalingappa 8:00 pm
Shantala Shivalingappa @ The Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago
Mar 5 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Shantala Shivalingappa @ The Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From March 5, 2015 - March 7, 2015 Shantala Shivalingappa is an Indian Kuchipudi dancer who infuses her work with contemporary choreography and stagecraft. A “child of the east and west,” she was born in Madras, India, and was raised in Paris. Her gurus are Vempati Chinna Satyam and her mother, Savitry Nair, under whom she trained in Bharatha Natyam. She has performed for Continue Reading
Quiver- an OkCupid Comedy 9:00 pm
Quiver- an OkCupid Comedy @ Under The Gun Theater
Mar 5 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Quiver- an OkCupid Comedy @ Under The Gun Theater | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Did you know that people who like the taste of beer are more likely to sleep with someone on the first date? Or that people who prefer complex friends are more likely to be liberal? There’s a lot you can learn from all the data compiled by the dating site OKCupid. Now it’s the inspiration for an improv comedy show. Continue Reading
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One Earth Film Festival 6:30 pm
One Earth Film Festival @ Multiple locations in the Chicagoland Area
Mar 6 @ 6:30 pm – Mar 8 @ 10:30 pm
One Earth Film Festival @ Multiple locations in the Chicagoland Area | Chicago | Illinois | United States
One Earth Film Festival –  the Midwest’s Premier Environmental Film Festival – is back for its fourth season March 6-8, 2015. Over one inspiring weekend, the Fest screens dozens of  films and leads discussions that inform, entertain,and inspire opportunities to harness the power of human involvement for a better future. March 6-8, 2015 Film Selection, Venue and Schedule  subject to Continue Reading
Taking Back Sunday 7:00 pm
Taking Back Sunday @ The Riviera Theatre
Mar 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Taking Back Sunday @ The Riviera Theatre | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Taking Back Sunday is an American rock band from Amityville, New York. The band was formed by guitarist Eddie Reyes in 1999.The band’s members are Adam Lazzara(lead vocals), John Nolan (lead guitar, back-up vocals), Eddie Reyes (rhythm guitar), Shaun Cooper (bass guitar) and Mark O’Connell (drums). The band has released three studio albums with various past members Fred Mascherino (former lead guitarist and back-up vocalist), Matthew Rubano (former bassist), and Matthew Continue Reading
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater 7:30 pm
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater @ Auditorium Theatre of
Mar 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater @ Auditorium Theatre of  | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From March 6, 2015 - March 15, 2015 For 45 years, the Auditorium Theatre has been Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s Chicago home. Bringing new Chicago premieres, as well as classic favorites, Ailey’s 10 performance run will be another highlight of the Auditorium’s 125th anniversary season. Hours March 6: 7:30 p.m.March 7: 2 & 8 p.m.March 8: 3 p.m.March 11: 7:30 p.m.March 12: 7:30 Continue Reading
Chicago Blackhawks v Edmonton Oilers 7:30 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v Edmonton Oi... @ United Center
Mar 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v Edmonton Oilers @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The Chicago Blackhawks (spelled as Black Hawks before 1986, and known colloquially as the Hawks) are a professional ice hockey team based in Chicago, Illinois. They are members of the Central Division of the Western Conference of the National Hockey League (NHL). They have won five Stanley Cup championships since their founding in 1926. The Edmonton Oilers are a professional ice hockey team based in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. They are members of the Pacific Division of the Western Conferenceof the National Hockey League (NHL). Agenda Agenda Day Continue Reading
Silk Road Ensemble with Yo-Yo Ma 8:00 pm
Silk Road Ensemble with Yo-Yo Ma @ Symphony Center
Mar 6 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Silk Road Ensemble with Yo-Yo Ma @ Symphony Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s Judson and Joyce Green Creative Consultant Yo-Yo Ma celebrates the 15th anniversary of his Silk Road Ensemble. Since the ensemble’s founding, Ma and his fellow musicians have sparked the imaginations of audiences all over the world by drawing together the distinguished performers and composers from more than 20 countries and eagerly exploring contemporary musical crossroads. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week Continue Reading
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International Home & Housewares Show 8:30 am
International Home & Housewares ... @ McCormic-South, North & Lakeside Center Building
Mar 7 @ 8:30 am – Mar 10 @ 5:30 pm
International Home & Housewares Show @ McCormic-South, North & Lakeside Center Building | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The International Housewares Association (IHA) is committed to maximizing the success of the home products industry. IHA provide the world-class show marketplace, the International Home + Housewares Show, facilitation of global commerce, industry market data and facilitation of industry standards. The Association is guided by long-range planning. The result of that is a definitive action plan, which is summarized in the Continue Reading
Beer festival 1:00 pm
Beer festival @ Lacuna Artist Lofts
Mar 7 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Beer festival @ Lacuna Artist Lofts | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Taste beer from 19 breweries at the annual Windy City Brewhaha. BREWHAHA is a celebration of beer! It’s an opportunity to taste and sample the best brewers in the Chicagoland area. Hours 1  pm and 6 pm Agenda Agenda Day Month Week March 2015 Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Mar 27 Fri Shamrock Shuffle @ McCormick Place - Lakeside Center Mar Continue Reading
Choreographers of Color 3:00 pm
Choreographers of Color @ Museum of Contemporary Art
Mar 7 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Choreographers of Color @ Museum of Contemporary Art | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From March 7, 2015 - March 8, 2015 The dancers of the Joffrey Academy perform world premieres of three award-winning works with speed, precision, and individuality. The dancers from Asia, South America, Europe, and the US also perform a new work by Academy Artistic Director, Alexei Kremnev. Hours Saturday: 3 & 7:30 p.m.Sunday: 3 p.m. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week March 2015 Mar 2015 Collapse All Continue Reading
British Invasion 7:00 pm
British Invasion @ City Winery
Mar 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
British Invasion @ City Winery | Chicago | Illinois | United States
For the first time ever, the iconic singers of the legendary 1960′s music revolution, The British Invasion, share the stage. The British Invasion tour stars Peter Asher (Peter & Gordon), Chad and Jeremy (“A Summer Song”), Billy J. Kramer (“Do You Want to Know a Secret?”), Mike Pender’s Searchers (“Needles and Pins”), The Moody Blues’ Denny Laine (“Go Now”), The Hollies’ Terry Sylvester and special guests. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week Continue Reading
Choral Classics Concert 7:30 pm
Choral Classics Concert @ Rockefeller Chapel
Mar 7 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Choral Classics Concert @ Rockefeller Chapel | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The Apollo Chorus’ performance of Britten’s Simple Symphony, Lauridsen’s Lux Aeterna and Schubert’s Mass in A-flat, will be an engaging journey from 19th century Vienna to 20th century England and America. Lauridsen’s sublime O nata lux movement and Schubert’s dynamic composition will soar in the majestic Rockefeller Chapel. The Apollo Chorus is joined by the Renovo String Orchestra and will feature solos from Tracy Cantin, Julie Anne Miller, Peder Reiff, Continue Reading
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Mozart Masterworks 5:30 pm
Mozart Masterworks @ St. John Cantius Parish
Mar 8 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Mozart Masterworks @ St. John Cantius Parish | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The St. Cecilia Choir, Resurrection Choir and Orchestra, directed by Daniel V. Robinson, perform Mozart’s Great Mass in C Minor and Solemn Vespers of a Confessor. A banquet fundraiser follows. Tickets for the fundraiser cost $500 and include the banquet and a concert ticket in the reserved seating area. This performance includes the Kyrie and Gloria from the Mozart Grand Continue Reading
Chicago Blackhawks v New York Rangers 6:30 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v New York Ra... @ United Center
Mar 8 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v New York Rangers @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the Chicago Blackhawks hit the ice to play the New York Rangers at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week March 2015 Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Mar 27 Fri Shamrock Shuffle @ McCormick Place - Lakeside Center Mar 27 @ 10:00 am – Mar 28 @ 5:00 pm The Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Health & Fitness Continue Reading
Pentatonix 7:30 pm
Pentatonix @ The Chicago Theatre
Mar 8 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Pentatonix @ The Chicago Theatre | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From March 8, 2015 - March 9, 2015 The group is celebrating the holiday season with their latest release – That’s Christmas To Me – which debuted #9 on Billboard’s Top 200 chart and is currently #1 on its Holiday Chart.  The release was the group’s the 2nd album (the first one being PTX Vol. III) within a month and 4th in less Continue Reading
Robert Cray Band 8:00 pm
Robert Cray Band @ House of Blues
Mar 8 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Robert Cray Band @ House of Blues | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Robert Cray is an American blues guitarist and singer. A five-time Grammy Award winner, he has led his own band, as well as an acclaimed solo career. Cray started guitar in his early teens. He attended Denbigh High School in Newport News, Virginia. By the age of twenty, Cray had seen his heroes Albert Collins, Freddie King and Muddy Waters in concert and decided to form his own band; they began playing college towns on Continue Reading
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The French Chefs 5:00 pm
The French Chefs @ Bloomingdale's Home & Furniture Store - Medinah Temple
Mar 9 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
The French Chefs @ Bloomingdale's Home & Furniture Store - Medinah Temple | Chicago | Illinois | United States
This new kitchen-to-table concept in dining and entertaining is rolled out to the public, “The French Chefs,” a brand crafted with the talents of three of France’s most acclaimed chefs. The public gets its first look at the line, and chefs Daniel Boulud, Dominique Crenn and Michel Richard are going to be on hand to reveal how they influenced the Continue Reading
Chicago Bulls v Memphis Grizzlies 7:00 pm
Chicago Bulls v Memphis Grizzlies @ United Center
Mar 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago Bulls v Memphis Grizzlies @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the legendary Chicago Bulls hit the court to play the Memphis Grizzlies at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week March 2015 Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Mar 27 Fri Shamrock Shuffle @ McCormick Place - Lakeside Center Mar 27 @ 10:00 am – Mar 28 @ 5:00 pm The Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Health & Fitness Continue Reading
Chicago Bulls v Memphis Grizzlies 7:00 pm
Chicago Bulls v Memphis Grizzlies @ United Center
Mar 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago Bulls v Memphis Grizzlies @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the legendary Chicago Bulls hit the court to play the Memphis Grizzlies at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week March 2015 Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Mar 27 Fri Shamrock Shuffle @ McCormick Place - Lakeside Center Mar 27 @ 10:00 am – Mar 28 @ 5:00 pm The Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Health & Fitness Continue Reading
Whiskey Fest at Fadó Irish Pub 7:00 pm
Whiskey Fest at Fadó Irish Pub @ Fado Irish Pub & Restaurant
Mar 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Whiskey Fest at Fadó Irish Pub @ Fado Irish Pub & Restaurant  | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Tickets includes passed appetizers and unlimited samples of over 30 whiskeys. Featured Whiskey and sampling stations Tullamore Dew – Original, 12 Year Old Special Reserve, 10 Year Old Single Malt, Phoenix Jameson Bushmill’s 2 Gingers Irish Whiskey Koval – Single Barrel Bourbon, Single Barrel Whiskey Millet, White Whiskey Rye, Single Barrel Whiskey Oat Japanese Whiskey station Scotch Station Agenda Agenda Continue Reading
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An Intimate Night of Storytelling 7:30 pm
An Intimate Night of Storytelling @ Mrs. Murphy & Sons Irish Bistro
Mar 10 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
An Intimate Night of Storytelling @ Mrs. Murphy & Sons Irish Bistro | Chicago | Illinois | United States
This Much Is True: An Intimate Night of Storytelling This Much Is True is dedicated to bringing the members of our community together in a welcoming environment where we can share with each other, listen to each other, and learn from each other. Once a month, we gather to celebrate the uniqueness of the individual while simultaneously tapping into the Continue Reading
Beyond the Aria 7:30 pm
Beyond the Aria @ Millennium Park
Mar 10 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Beyond the Aria @ Millennium Park | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Beyond the Aria, a new performance series produced by Harris Theater in a unique first-time association with Lyric Unlimited, comes to the Pritzker Pavilion Stage at Millennium Park. Four performances - October 21, November 10, January 14, and March 10 – will feature internationally celebrated opera singers alongside rising stars from The Patrick G. and Shirley W. Ryan Opera Center at Lyric Opera of Chicago, Continue Reading
The Illusionists – Witness The Impossible 7:30 pm
The Illusionists – Witness The I... @ Cadillac Palace Theatre
Mar 10 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The Illusionists – Witness The Impossible @ Cadillac Palace Theatre | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From March 10, 2015 - March 22, 2015 This mind blowing spectacular showcases the jaw dropping talents of seven of the most incredible Illusionists on earth. The Illusionists has shattered box office records across the globe and dazzles audiences of all ages with a powerful mix of the most outrageous and astonishing acts ever to be seen on stage. This non-stop show Continue Reading
‘The Full Monty’ 8:00 pm
‘The Full Monty’ @ Theater Wit
Mar 10 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
'The Full Monty' @ Theater Wit | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From March 10 – April 12, 2015 Based on the Fox movie of the same name, the Terrence McNally/David Yazbek hit THE FULL MONTY tells the story of a group of unemployed American male steel workers who venture into stripping to provide for their families. In the process, they learn to let go of prejudices, insecurities, and even their self-definitions – Continue Reading
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Jazz Links Jam Sessions 5:00 pm
Jazz Links Jam Sessions @ Chicago Cultural Center
Mar 11 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Jazz Links Jam Sessions @ Chicago Cultural Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From March 11, 2015 - May 13, 2015 Where do young jazz musicians go when they really want to hone their jazz chops? At the monthly Jazz Links Jam Sessions students have the opportunity to perform with world-class professionals in the Jazz Links house band. Hosted in partnership with the Chicago Cultural Center, the jam sessions are a chance for everyone to witness Continue Reading
PartyNextDoor 7:00 pm
PartyNextDoor @ House of Blues
Mar 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
PartyNextDoor @ House of Blues | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Jahron Anthony Brathwaite, better known under the stage name PartyNextDoor (often stylized as PARTYNEXTDOOR), is a Canadian singer fromMississauga, Ontario, who is signed to Drake’s OVO Sound record label. He released his first extended play on July 1, 2013, under OVO Sound. PartyNextDoor began making electronic dance music-infused R&B under his real name Jahron Brathwaite (Jahron B). PartyNextDoor’s OVO Sound signing was announced with the unassuming song release of “Make a Mil” on Drake’s October’s Continue Reading
Frank Rossi 7:30 pm
Frank Rossi @ The Carraig Pub at Chicago Gaelic Park
Mar 11 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Frank Rossi @ The Carraig Pub at Chicago Gaelic Park | Oak Forest | Illinois | United States
Frank is very proud to be the 2010 recipient of the Order Sons of Italy Leonardo da Vinci Award of Excellence in Performing Arts. He can be seen at The Carraig Pub at Chicago Gaelic Park on each and every second Wednesday. Frank also entertains at many of the senior living residences around the Chicagoland area. Agenda Agenda Day Month Continue Reading
1 on 1 at Annoyance Theatre 8:00 pm
1 on 1 at Annoyance Theatre @ The Annoyance Theatre
Mar 11 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
1 on 1 at Annoyance Theatre @ The Annoyance Theatre | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From Mar. 11, 2015 - Apr. 29, 2015 This one-man and one-woman show pairs up different comedy duos, “so you will never see the same show twice,” according to promotional materials. The performers: Josh Johnson, Erin Field, Daniel Shar and Meaghan Strickland.   Agenda Agenda Day Month Week March 2015 Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Mar 27 Fri Shamrock Shuffle @ Continue Reading
Kindness 8:00 pm
Kindness @ Lincoln Hall
Mar 11 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Kindness @ Lincoln Hall | Chicago | Illinois | United States
“I want to give people another choice,” says Adam Bainbridge, the artist who records and performs as Kindness. “There’s a lot of great, direct contemporary-sounding pop music to choose from, but even the most mainstream of mainstream audiences might also want something that sounds different from time to time. I still love and appreciate pop music, but I’m happy to Continue Reading
Mrstealyourwig Comedy Series 8:00 pm
Mrstealyourwig Comedy Series @ The Promontory
Mar 11 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Mrstealyourwig Comedy Series @ The Promontory  | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Mrstealyourwig Comedy Series, featuring Damon Williams. A former Subway sandwich shop owner from Chicago, Damon Williams began his career at All Jokes Aside Comedy club. Damon can be heard weekly on the nationally syndicated Tom Joyner Morning Show doing the hilariously funny SERIOUSLY IGNORANT NEWS. Williams can be seen on the current season of HBO’s Def Comedy Jam and look out for a ground Continue Reading
17 Days of St. Patrick: Day 11 9:00 pm
17 Days of St. Patrick: Day 11 @ Mrs. Murphy & Sons Irish Bistro
Mar 11 @ 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm
17 Days of St. Patrick: Day 11 @ Mrs. Murphy & Sons Irish Bistro  | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Mrs. Murphy and Sons present a live jazz set from the Lee O’Rothenberg Trio. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week March 2015 Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Mar 27 Fri Shamrock Shuffle @ McCormick Place - Lakeside Center Mar 27 @ 10:00 am – Mar 28 @ 5:00 pm The Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Health & Fitness Expo Continue Reading
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National Science Teachers Association 10:00 am
National Science Teachers Associ... @ McCormick Place - West Building
Mar 12 @ 10:00 am – Mar 15 @ 5:00 pm
National Science Teachers Association @ McCormick Place - West Building | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The National Science Teachers Association (NSTA), founded in 1944 and headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, is the largest organization in the world committed to promoting excellence and innovation in science teaching and learning for all. NSTA’s current membership of 55,000 includes science teachers, science supervisors, administrators, scientists, business and industry representatives, and others involved in and committed to science education. The NSTA Continue Reading
Evening with Orchids 6:00 pm
Evening with Orchids @ Chicago Botanic Garden
Mar 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Evening with Orchids @ Chicago Botanic Garden | Glencoe | Illinois | United States
Enjoy an evening among the orchids as you sample unique cocktails and more at this tasting event. Light fare and beverages by the glass will be available for purchase. Admission Ages: 21+ Ticket price includes tasting glass, wristband to participate in tastings, tasting guide, and access to the Orchid Show.  Parking: $25 Agenda Agenda Day Month Week March 2015 Mar 2015 Continue Reading
Echosmith 7:30 pm
Echosmith @ Metro
Mar 12 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Echosmith @ Metro | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Echosmith is an American rock band formed in February 2009 from Toluca Lake, Los Angeles. The band is composed of four siblings: Graham, Sydney, Noah, and Jamie Sierota. Echosmith signed to Warner Bros. Records in May 2012. They are best known for their hit song “Cool Kids” which reached number 13 on the Billboard Hot 100which was certified platinum by the RIAA with over 1,200,000 sales in the Continue Reading
Hubbard Street Dance – Spring Series 2015 7:30 pm
Hubbard Street Dance – Spring Se... @ The Harris Theater for Music and Dance
Mar 12 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Hubbard Street Dance - Spring Series 2015 @ The Harris Theater for Music and Dance | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From March 12, 2015 - March 15, 2015 Hubbard Street returns to the Harris Theater for the Spring Series, themed on gender identities and relationships, and featuring the company’s first performances of work by Kidd Pivot founder and artistic director Crystal Pite. A Picture of You Falling, from Pite’s 2010 evening-length work, The You Show, receives its Hubbard Street premiere alongside Cloudless (2013) by Alejandro Cerrudo; and two Continue Reading
Godfrey 8:00 pm
Godfrey @ UP Comedy Club
Mar 12 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Godfrey @ UP Comedy Club | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From March 12, 2015 - March 14, 2015 Chicago native Godfrey returns to UP this Spring. His love for comedy began at a young age from his parents showing him classic comedy films, which he would later attribute to his bad behavior in school — dubbing him the “class clown.” As one of the most dominant forces in the comedy circuit, Godfrey has been seen Continue Reading
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El Pasado Nunca se Termina 7:30 pm
El Pasado Nunca se Termina @ Benito Juaréz Community Academy
Mar 13 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
El Pasado Nunca se Termina @ Benito Juaréz Community Academy | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From March 13, 2015 - March 15, 2015 Lyric Unlimited will have preview performances of El Pasado Nunca se Termina (The Past Is Never Finished) that will precede the world premiere at the Civic Opera House in March 2015 in our city’s Pilsen neighborhood. Lyric took Chicago by storm with its first mariachi opera,Cruzar la Cara de la Luna, in 2013. Now hear a world premiere from the same Continue Reading
2001: A Space Odyssey 8:00 pm
2001: A Space Odyssey @ Symphony Center
Mar 13 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
2001: A Space Odyssey @ Symphony Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Guest conductor André de Ridder leads the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and Chorus in one of the greatest science fiction films of all time, 2001: A Space Odyssey. Stanley Kubrick’s compelling masterpiece is celebrated for its technological realism, innovative Oscar®-winning special effects and brilliant use of music. The film brought worldwide fame to the opening of Richard Strauss’ Also sprach Zarathustra and the music Continue Reading
Gaelic Storm 8:00 pm
Gaelic Storm @ House of Blues
Mar 13 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Gaelic Storm @ House of Blues | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From March 13, 2015 - March 14, 2015 After 10 albums, and nearly 3,000 live shows, Gaelic Storm — the chart-topping, multi-national Celtic band — is dishing up a hearty serving of Full Irish. The greatest-hits album spans the bulk of the band’s career from 2004-2014, mixing crowd favorites and concert staples with three previously unreleased recordings. Gaelic Storm has straddled the line between Continue Reading
Gang of Four 8:00 pm
Gang of Four @ Park West
Mar 13 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Gang of Four @ Park West | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Gang of Four are an English post-punk group from Leeds. The original members were singer Jon King, guitarist Andy Gill, bass guitarist Dave Allen and drummer Hugo Burnham. They were fully active from 1977 to 1983, and then re-emerged twice in the 1990s with King and Gill. Between 2004 and 2006 the original line-up was reunited; as of 2013, Gill is the sole original member. Gang of Four’s ninth album, What Continue Reading
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Illinois Orchid Society Orchid Show 10:00 am
Illinois Orchid Society Orchid Show @ Chicago Botanic Garden
Mar 14 @ 10:00 am – Mar 15 @ 4:00 pm
Illinois Orchid Society Orchid Show @ Chicago Botanic Garden | Glencoe | Illinois | United States
The Illinois Orchid Society presents this show in Nichols Hall. More than thirty displays of orchids, from the rarest species to cultivated hybrids, will be artistically arranged. Individual orchids in 128 classes will vie for red, white and blue ribbons. Twenty-five entries will receive “best of class” green ribbons, and the best appointed plant in the show will receive the Continue Reading
Chicago Flower & Garden Show 10:00 am
Chicago Flower & Garden Show @ Navy Pier
Mar 14 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Chicago Flower & Garden Show @ Navy Pier | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From March 14, 2015 - March 22, 2015 The 2015 Chicago Flower & Garden Show, presented by Mariano’s, continues to celebrate “Do Green. Do Good.” through inspiration, education and motivation. Gardening enthusiasts will be treated to the sights, scents and sounds of blooming perennials, annuals and trees while water features rustle throughout the festival hall of Chicago’s acclaimed Navy Pier. Hours Sunday – Wednesday: 10 Continue Reading
St. Patrick’s Day Parade/River Dyeing 10:00 am
St. Patrick’s Day Parade/River D...
Mar 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
St. Patrick's Day Parade/River Dyeing @ Chicago | Illinois | United States
Our city is home to quite the St. Patrick’s Day celebration! The Chicago River goes green as 45 pounds of vegetable dye color the water between Columbus and Wacker drives. Then festivities continue after as revelers parade up Columbus Dr. with floats and flags to the sound of bagpipes. River Dyeing: The dyeing of the river has been a tradition Continue Reading
Del McCoury Band 7:00 pm
Del McCoury Band @ City Winery
Mar 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Del McCoury Band @ City Winery | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The Del McCoury Band is a Grammy award winning bluegrass band. Originally Del McCoury and the Dixie Pals with Del on guitar and his brother Jerry on bass, the band went through a number of changes until the 1980s when the band solidified its line-up, adding McCoury’s sons, Ronnie and Robbie on mandolin and banjo, respectively. In 1988, the “Dixie Pals” name was dropped in favor of the current name. Fiddler Continue Reading
Balm In Gilead 7:30 pm
Balm In Gilead @ The Den Theatre
Mar 14 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Balm In Gilead @ The Den Theatre | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From March 14, 2015 - April 19, 2015 Griffin Theatre Company presents Lanford Wilson’s acclaimed dramaBalm In Gilead, featuring an ensemble cast of 27 actors and musicians. Enter the world of Frank’s café, an all-night coffee shop on Manhattan’s Upper West Side frequented by a makeshift community of dealers, junkies, hustlers, prostitutes, dreamers and runaways. Balm In Gilead loosely centers on Joe, a cynical drug Continue Reading
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Northwest Side Irish Parade 12:00 pm
Northwest Side Irish Parade @ William J. Onahan School
Mar 15 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Northwest Side Irish Parade @ William J. Onahan School | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The Northwest Side Irish Parade Foundation is requesting donations to fund our 12th Annual St. Patrick’s Parade and celebration of Celtic & Gaelic customs and traditions. The marketing opportunities for the Northwest Side Parade Guide distributed to over 5000 people, all Parade-day participants, and the multiple events that lead up to the parade are very exciting. Our first eleven years, Continue Reading
South Side Irish Parade 12:00 pm
South Side Irish Parade
Mar 15 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
South Side Irish Parade @ Chicago | Illinois | United States
This annual parade in our city’s Beverly neighborhood celebrates St. Patrick’s Day with a focus on family and Irish heritage. The annual South Side Irish Parade is a great time to spend with family and friends, both in bars and at house parties. We encourage everyone to celebrate responsibly and help keep the annual tradition a safe, family friendly event. Many of Continue Reading
Boulez Piano Works 3:00 pm
Boulez Piano Works @ Symphony Center
Mar 15 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Boulez Piano Works @ Symphony Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
One of 20th-century music’s definitive voices and leading musical mavericks, Pierre Boulez has been actively involved in composition, conducting and music-making for over 60 years. His innovative approach to sound and structure radically transformed the landscape of modern music. A longtime collaborator and close associate of Boulez, Pierre-Laurent Aimard joins Tamara Stefanovich in this intimate celebration of the visionary composer’s Continue Reading
Orion Ensemble: “Jubilation” 7:30 pm
Orion Ensemble: “Jubilation” @ Music Institute of Chicago Nichols Concert Hall
Mar 15 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Orion Ensemble: “Jubilation” @ Music Institute of Chicago Nichols Concert Hall | Evanston | Illinois | United States
The Orion Ensemble, our city’s nationally recognized and critically acclaimed chamber music ensemble, performs Stacy Garrop’s Jubilation for Violin, Cello and Piano (2011); Emil Hartmann’s Serenade for Clarinet, Cello and Piano, Op. 24; and Ludwig van Beethoven’s Archduke Trio in B-flat Major for Violin, Cello and Piano, Op. 97. This performance is part of The Orion Ensemble’s 22nd season: A Taste of Chicago, A World of Continue Reading
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Big Band Memories 1:30 pm
Big Band Memories @ Malllinckrodt Community Center
Mar 16 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Big Band Memories @ Malllinckrodt Community Center | Wilmette | Illinois | United States
Chicago band leader Steve Cooper presents rare films and videotapes of the most popular performers and songs from the days of the Big Bands and early television. He also discusses the bands and the celebrities he has performed with including Bob Crosby, Sammy Kaye, Lawrence Welk, Mary Tyler Moore and Liza Minelli. A Q&A session follows the videos. Agenda Agenda Continue Reading
17 Days of St. Patrick: Day 16 7:00 pm
17 Days of St. Patrick: Day 16 @ Mrs. Murphy & Sons Irish Bistro
Mar 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
17 Days of St. Patrick: Day 16 @ Mrs. Murphy & Sons Irish Bistro  | Chicago | Illinois | United States
It’s not every day you can celebrate this 16th celebration in a row, this time marked by a Murphy’s Stout tasting at 7 p.m., then live music from Kathleen Keane and Aidan O’Toole. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week March 2015 Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Mar 27 Fri Shamrock Shuffle @ McCormick Place - Lakeside Center Mar 27 @ Continue Reading
Rotting Out 7:00 pm
Rotting Out @ Beat Kitchen
Mar 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Rotting Out @ Beat Kitchen  | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Lots of bands call Los Angeles their home, but few truly represent the city like ROTTING OUT. With members hailing from some of the more notorious parts of the storied streets everyone thinks of when they hear “LA,” it’s no wonder their music expresses that grit so rarely captured this perfectly. Raised on the sounds of local heroes Suicidal Tendencies Continue Reading
Kodo 7:30 pm
Kodo @ Symphony Center
Mar 16 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Kodo @ Symphony Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
As the world’s premiere taiko ensemble, Kodo has revolutionized the art of traditional Japanese drumming. Their astounding strength, dexterity and athleticism is on masterly display in their original program. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week March 2015 Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Mar 27 Fri Shamrock Shuffle @ McCormick Place - Lakeside Center Mar 27 @ 10:00 am – Mar 28 @ Continue Reading
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17 Days of St. Patrick: Day 17! 10:00 am
17 Days of St. Patrick: Day 17! @ Mrs. Murphy & Sons Irish Bistro
Mar 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
17 Days of St. Patrick: Day 17! @ Mrs. Murphy & Sons Irish Bistro  | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The big day is finally here: St. Patrick’s Day. All that training over the past 16 days surely has prepared you for dancers, pipers, Irish grub and live music from Kilmanley at 11 a.m. and Robbin’ Proper at 9 p.m. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week March 2015 Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Mar 27 Fri Shamrock Shuffle @ McCormick Continue Reading
Ireland: Crossroads of Art & Design 10:30 am
Ireland: Crossroads of Art & Design @ Art Institute of Chicago
Mar 17 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm
Ireland: Crossroads of Art & Design @ Art Institute of Chicago | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Ireland: Crossroads of Art & Design,1690–1840 From March 17, 2015 - June 7, 2015 Presenting 300 objects drawn from public and private collections across North America, Ireland: Crossroads of Art and Design, 1690-1840 will be the first exhibition to explore the rich and complex art and culture of Ireland during the long 18th century. Hours: Fridays – Wednesdays: 10:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. Thursdays: 10:30 Continue Reading
Chicago Blackhawks v New York Islanders 7:30 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v New York Is... @ United Center
Mar 17 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v New York Islanders @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the Chicago Blackhawks hit the ice to play the New York Islanders at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week March 2015 Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Mar 27 Fri Shamrock Shuffle @ McCormick Place - Lakeside Center Mar 27 @ 10:00 am – Mar 28 @ 5:00 pm The Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Health & Fitness Continue Reading
Landfall 7:30 pm
Landfall @ The Harris Theater for Music and Dance
Mar 17 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Landfall @ The Harris Theater for Music and Dance | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The beguiling genius of experimental multimedia artist Laurie Anderson returns to the Harris Theater for the third time since her Harris Theater debut in 2008. Anderson teams with the legendary San Francisco-based Kronos Quartet for the first time in Landfall, a collection of works composed on hyper violin and adapted to the string quartet, inspired by the events of Hurricane Sandy. This avant-garde collaboration, co-commissioned Continue Reading
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Chicago Bulls v Indiana Pacers 7:00 pm
Chicago Bulls v Indiana Pacers @ United Center
Mar 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago Bulls v Indiana Pacers @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the legendary Chicago Bulls hit the court to play the Indiana Pacers at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week March 2015 Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Mar 27 Fri Shamrock Shuffle @ McCormick Place - Lakeside Center Mar 27 @ 10:00 am – Mar 28 @ 5:00 pm The Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Health & Fitness Continue Reading
Orion Ensemble: “Jubilation” 7:30 pm
Orion Ensemble: “Jubilation” @ PianoForte Studios
Mar 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Orion Ensemble: “Jubilation” @ PianoForte Studios | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The Orion Ensemble, our city’s nationally recognized and critically acclaimed chamber music ensemble, performs Stacy Garrop’s Jubilation for Violin, Cello and Piano (2011); Emil Hartmann’s Serenade for Clarinet, Cello and Piano, Op. 24; and Ludwig van Beethoven’s Archduke Trio in B-flat Major for Violin, Cello and Piano, Op. 97. This performance is part of The Orion Ensemble’s 22nd season: A Taste of Chicago, A World Continue Reading
Title and Deed 7:30 pm
Title and Deed @ Lookingglass Theatre Company
Mar 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Title and Deed @ Lookingglass Theatre Company | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From March 18, 2015 - May 3, 2015 Lookingglass Theatre Company presents the Midwest Premiere of Title and Deed. One man’s circuitous journey finds universal resonance in this compelling new travelogue by Pulitzer finalist Will Eno (Broadway’s The Realistic Joneses). Jeff Award winner Michael Patrick Thornton takes center stage in a whimsical and soul-searching meditation on life, language and our perennial search for home. Hours Wednesdays: Continue Reading
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Good Food Festival 10:00 am
Good Food Festival @ UIC Forum
Mar 19 @ 10:00 am – Mar 21 @ 5:00 pm
Good Food Festival @ UIC Forum | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Family Farmed invites you to join individuals, leaders and businesses that sustain the locally driven Good Food Movement to celebrate the joys of food at the Good Food Festival & Conference. The festival will have samples from local food artisans, workshops, chef demos, and fun learning experiences at the Kids’ Corner! You can also meet Good Food resources, shop exhibitors, buy products, and enjoy Continue Reading
Adler After Dark – Mar 2015 6:30 pm
Adler After Dark – Mar 2015 @ Adler Planetarium
Mar 19 @ 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Adler After Dark - Mar 2015 @ Adler Planetarium | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Explore Adler Planetarium after hours during this 21+ event. On the third Thursday of each month, Adler becomes a playground for adults as they explore various exhibitions, peek through the Doane Observatory telescope or participate in a demonstration. It’s great for groups or an adventurous date with your significant other. Each month features different activities and drink specials, including a cash bar and full Continue Reading
End Days 7:30 pm
End Days @ Windy City Playhouse
Mar 19 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
End Days @ Windy City Playhouse | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From March 19, 2015 - April 26, 2015 Windy City Playhouse, Chicago’s newest Equity theater, presents Deborah Zoe Laufer’s bittersweet comedy End Days, the story of the Steins – a typical American family working their way through tragedy, each in his or her own way. In the aftermath of 9/11, it’s no wonder that Sylvia Stein thinks the end of the world is coming. Continue Reading
Maroon 5 7:30 pm
Maroon 5 @ United Center
Mar 19 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Maroon 5 @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Multi platinum-selling and Grammy Award®-winning rock band, Maroon 5, revealed THE MAROON 5 WORLD TOUR 2015 will make a stop in Chicago.THE MAROON 5 WORLD TOUR 2015 is in support of the band’s fifth studio album, V. The new album featuring the Billboard Top 10 smash hit, “Maps,” and their brand new single,”Animals,” is out on 222 Records/Interscope Records.“Maps,” which Rolling Stone declares “a stomping, funk-soul-gospel breakdown,” quickly reinforced the group’s Continue Reading
Citizen Cope 8:00 pm
Citizen Cope @ City Winery
Mar 19 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Citizen Cope @ City Winery | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From March 19, 2015 - March 24, 2015 Clarence Greenwood (stage name Citizen Cope) is an American songwriter, producer and performer. Born in Memphis, Tennessee, Clarence Greenwood spent parts of his childhood in Texas and Mississippi, ultimately ending up in Washington, D.C. where he was primarily raised. His music is a mix of blues, soul, folk, and rock. He has been touring professionally for ten years. Citizen Cope’s compositions have been Continue Reading
Urban Bush Women 8:00 pm
Urban Bush Women @ The Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago
Mar 19 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Urban Bush Women @ The Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From March 19, 2015 - March 21, 2015 Under the direction of African-American choreographer Jawole Zollar, Urban Bush Women celebrates its 30th season with a program of mixed repertoire, anchored by Walking with ‘Trane: Chapter 2, part of a series of works based on the music and legacy of John Coltrane and inspired by the making of and the music from Coltrane’s 1965 album A Love Supreme. This production Continue Reading
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Carmen Parra: Suave Patria 10:00 am
Carmen Parra: Suave Patria @ National Museum of Mexican Art
Mar 20 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Carmen Parra: Suave Patria @ National Museum of Mexican Art | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From March 20, 2015 - August 9, 2015 Since childhood, Carmen Parra was exposed to both colonial and Mesoamerican art, which made a lifelong impression on her. She studied art in Mexico, Italy and England. She has done set design for several plays, and has illustrated a variety of publications. Carmen Parra investigates, examines, creates and re-creates all subjects that passionately thrill her. In Carmen Parra: Continue Reading
Chicago Bulls v Toronto Raptors 7:00 pm
Chicago Bulls v Toronto Raptors @ United Center
Mar 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago Bulls v Toronto Raptors @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the legendary Chicago Bulls hit the court to play the Toronto Raptors at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week March 2015 Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Mar 27 Fri Shamrock Shuffle @ McCormick Place - Lakeside Center Mar 27 @ 10:00 am – Mar 28 @ 5:00 pm The Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Health & Fitness Continue Reading
The Seldoms: “Power Goes” 7:30 pm
The Seldoms: “Power Goes” @ Museum of Contemporary Art
Mar 20 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The Seldoms: "Power Goes" @ Museum of Contemporary Art | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From March 20, 2015 - March 29, 2015 Choreographer Carrie Hanson’s new multidisciplinary dance work explores the nature of political power and its relationship to social action and change. The piece draws upon the figure of President Lyndon B. Johnson as a lens onto a broader inquiry about power and its meaning throughout history. In Power Goes, Hanson juxtaposes the protest culture and back-door maneuverings Continue Reading
Dana Gould 8:00 pm
Dana Gould @ UP Comedy Club
Mar 20 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Dana Gould @ UP Comedy Club | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From March 20, 2015 - March 21, 2015 Dana Gould returns to UP Comedy Club as he continues his roughly 30 year career in comedy. Dana takes the stage and discusses the absurdities of modern life through a pop-culture obsessed lens. Combining the timing of yesteryear with the indie comedy of the 21st century, writer, actor, and standup comedian Dana Gould moved to Continue Reading
Mike and The Mechanics 8:00 pm
Mike and The Mechanics @ Park West
Mar 20 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Mike and The Mechanics @ Park West | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From March 20, 2015 - March 21, 2015 Mike + The Mechanics are an English pop/rock supergroup formed in 1985 as a side project of Mike Rutherford, one of the founding members of the band Genesis. The band is known for their hit singles “Silent Running (On Dangerous Ground)”, “All I Need Is a Miracle”, “Word of Mouth”, “Over My Shoulder”, and “The Living Years”. Initially, the band included Continue Reading
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Face and Body Spa Conference & Expo 8:00 am
Face and Body Spa Conference & Expo @ McCormick Place - West Building
Mar 21 @ 8:00 am – Mar 23 @ 5:00 pm
Face and Body Spa Conference & Expo @ McCormick Place - West Building | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The perfect blend of advanced education, cutting-edge products and networking opportunities, Face & Body Midwest is an annual conference and expo held for skin care and wellness professionals. It is co-located with America’s Beauty Show, the premier show for salon professionals in the Midwest. This event is not open to the public. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week March 2015 Mar 2015 Collapse All Continue Reading
America’s Beauty Show 9:00 am
America’s Beauty Show @ McCormick Place - West Building
Mar 21 @ 9:00 am – Mar 23 @ 5:00 pm
America's Beauty Show @ McCormick Place - West Building | Chicago | Illinois | United States
There’s only one America’s Beauty Show. For 90 years, we’ve been owned and produced by salon professionals, the members of Cosmetologists Chicago! Cosmetologists Chicago protects, builds and drives the salon industry by monitoring and lobbying for professional licenses while providing advanced education and scholarships. It is our mission to give back to our industry by educating all pros, members and non-members alike, Continue Reading
Malott Japanese Garden Spring Weekend 11:00 am
Malott Japanese Garden Spring We... @ Chicago Botanic Garden
Mar 21 @ 11:00 am – Mar 22 @ 4:00 pm
Malott Japanese Garden Spring Weekend @ Chicago Botanic Garden | Glencoe | Illinois | United States
This weekend allows visitors to explore and experience Japanese culture, with hands-on activities, such as writing a spring haiku and decorating scrolls, a suminagashi (Japanese marbleized paper) demonstration, a musical performance of koto harp and traditional Japanese storytelling. Additional activities include raking miniature dry gardens, trying chopsticks and practicing calligraphy. Admission Parking: $25 Agenda Agenda Day Month Week March 2015 Mar 2015 Continue Reading
Carnival of Animals 11:00 am
Carnival of Animals @ Symphony Center
Mar 21 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Carnival of Animals @ Symphony Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra demonstrate how the instruments of the orchestra can conjure a zoo full of characters, including elephants lumbering across the safari, swans taking flight and schools of fish swimming in a current. This program focuses on the preeminent menagerie of the classical repertoire, Saint-Saëns’ Carnival of the Animals. These performances are part of the Family A Series andFamily Continue Reading
Beer festival 1:00 pm
Beer festival @ Chicago Union Station
Mar 21 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Beer festival @ Chicago Union Station | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The Chicago Beer Festival returns to Union Station, featuring dozens of domestic and international breweries, sampling their spring seasonal beers. The spring beer festival will have two sessions. Tickets will not be sold at the door. Attendees will receive 40 taster vouchers. There are no refunds after Tuesday, March 16th. Hours 1 pm and 6 pm Admission All attendees must Continue Reading
Pinot Noir tasting 2:00 pm
Pinot Noir tasting @ Navy Pier
Mar 21 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Pinot Noir tasting @ Navy Pier | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Pinot Days is a non-profit dedicated to the promotion of one of our very favorite things – domestic pinot noir. The majority of the producers Pinot Days features fall into the “boutique” category; they are not big corporations with their own marketing teams.Rather, the winemaker and/or the winery owner often make up the entire staff and thus, they are limited in Continue Reading
SPRINGTWO 7:30 pm
SPRINGTWO @ The Harris Theater for Music and Dance
Mar 21 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
SPRINGTWO @ The Harris Theater for Music and Dance | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From March 21, 2015 - March 22, 2015 Visceral Dance Chicago presents their spring engagement highlighting two world premieres by Chicago choreographers, Artistic Director Nick Pupillo and Brian Enos. Showcasing this innovative, diverse company, the program will feature new and reprised works from the company’s striking repertoire. Hours Saturday: 7:30 p.m. Sunday: 3 p.m. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week March 2015 Mar 2015 Continue Reading
Stars on Ice 7:30 pm
Stars on Ice @ Allstate Arena
Mar 21 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Stars on Ice @ Allstate Arena | Rosemont | Illinois | United States
In 2015, Stars on Ice will reach the milestone of having performed 1500 shows around the world in its illustrious 29-year history, while the Stars on Ice Tour in Canada celebrates its 25th Anniversary. Stars on Ice continues to be unique among ice shows, not only with its high profile of skating’s most prominent stars, but a level of production Continue Reading
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Macy’s Flower Show® 11:00 am
Macy’s Flower Show® @ Macy's on State Street
Mar 22 @ 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
Macy's Flower Show® @ Macy's on State Street | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From March 22, 2015 - April 5, 2015 Every spring, Macy’s on State Street bursts and blooms with the spirit of the season. During the annual Macy’s Flower Show, expert florists adorn the entire store with flowers from around the world – from Palace Roses to Hinoki Cypresses. A wonderful array of free workshops and related events round out the flowery fun. Agenda Continue Reading
Cinema Science with The Field Museum 1:30 pm
Cinema Science with The Field Mu... @ Music Box Theatre
Mar 22 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Cinema Science with The Field Museum @ Music Box Theatre | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Join The Field Museum at the Music Box Theatre for a special series of film screenings dedicated to diving into the science behind some of Hollywood’s greatest blockbusters. For each of these screenings, The Field Museum will bring science professionals and lecturers to the Music Box Theatre to introduce the films and provide a forum for discussion following the film. So grab Continue Reading
An Evening With the Masters 7:30 pm
An Evening With the Masters @ Music Institute of Chicago Nichols Concert Hall
Mar 22 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
An Evening With the Masters @ Music Institute of Chicago Nichols Concert Hall | Evanston | Illinois | United States
Not only will this be Rembrandt’s first-ever performance of the Archduke Trio, but it also promises to be an electric delivery of two of the most important works of chamber music ever written. Be transported back to the 18th Century by the charm of Mozart’s early piano Quartet and his Quintet for oboe and strings. This concert will also feature Rembrandt Continue Reading
The Sing Off Live Tour 8:00 pm
The Sing Off Live Tour @ House of Blues
Mar 22 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
The Sing Off Live Tour @ House of Blues | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The Sing-Off is an American television singing competition featuring a cappella groups. It debuted on NBC on December 14, 2009, and is produced by Sony Pictures Television and Outlaw Productions, with Mark Burnett’s One Three Media (now United Artists Media Group) being added for the fourth season. A fifth season aired as a holiday special in December 2014. It is hosted by Nick Lachey (from the boy band 98 Degrees), with judges Ben Folds, Shawn Stockman (of Continue Reading
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Promat Show 10:00 am
Promat Show @ McCormick Place-North & South Bldg
Mar 23 @ 10:00 am – Mar 26 @ 5:00 pm
Promat Show @ McCormick Place-North & South Bldg | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Discover the latest solutions to move your business forward as the industry’s leading innovators showcase their latest manufacturing, distribution and supply chain equipment and systems at ProMat 2015 held March 23-26 at Chicago’s McCormick Place. ProMat 2015 is the one show where you will see in person, in action the best solutions and innovations the industry has to offer and Continue Reading
Chicago Bulls v Charlotte Hornets 7:00 pm
Chicago Bulls v Charlotte Hornets @ United Center
Mar 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago Bulls v Charlotte Hornets @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the legendary Chicago Bulls hit the court to play the Charlotte Hornets at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week March 2015 Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Mar 27 Fri Shamrock Shuffle @ McCormick Place - Lakeside Center Mar 27 @ 10:00 am – Mar 28 @ 5:00 pm The Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Health & Fitness Continue Reading
MusicNOW #3 7:00 pm
MusicNOW #3 @ The Harris Theater for Music and Dance
Mar 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
MusicNOW #3 @ The Harris Theater for Music and Dance | Chicago | Illinois | United States
MusicNOW, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s nationally recognized and critically acclaimed new music series, offers innovative works by some of today’s most prominent composers and young artists. Each performance features video program notes that play before each piece, pre- and post concert entertainment from DJ collective illmeasures and a post concert reception with free food and drink. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week Continue Reading
An Evening With the Masters 7:30 pm
An Evening With the Masters @ The PianoForte Foundation
Mar 23 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
An Evening With the Masters @ The PianoForte Foundation | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Not only will this be Rembrandt’s first-ever performance of the Archduke Trio, but it also promises to be an electric delivery of two of the most important works of chamber music ever written. Be transported back to the 18th Century by the charm of Mozart’s early piano Quartet and his Quintet for oboe and strings. This concert will also feature Rembrandt Continue Reading
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Michael Palascak 8:30 pm
Michael Palascak @ Zanies Comedy Night Club
Mar 24 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Michael Palascak @ Zanies Comedy Night Club  | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From March 24 – March 29 2015 After moving around the Midwest during his early years, Michael Palascak (Pal-a-sack) ended up in Wabash, Indiana– “The First Electrically Lighted City in the World.” He spent his formative years there, and then, after college, moved to Chicago to pursue a career in comedy and living at home with his parents. In the last Continue Reading
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Beauty and the Beast 2:00 pm
Beauty and the Beast @ Cadillac Palace Theatre
Mar 25 @ 2:00 pm – 4:15 pm
Beauty and the Beast @ Cadillac Palace Theatre  | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From Mar. 25, 2015. – Mar. 29, 2015 Disney’s BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, the smash hit Broadway musical, is coming to Chicago! Based on the Academy Award-winning animated feature film, this eye-popping spectacle has won the hearts of over 35 million people worldwide. This classic musical love story is filled with unforgettable characters, lavish sets and costumes, and dazzling production numbers Continue Reading
Seaton Smith 8:00 pm
Seaton Smith @ Zanies Rosemont
Mar 25 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Seaton Smith @ Zanies Rosemont | Rosemont | Illinois | United States
From March 25 to March 28 Seaton Smith is a hilarious stand-up comic who has taken the New York comedy scene by storm! Seaton Smith is known for his work on Mulaney (2014), Top Five (2014) and Pancake Mountain (2004). The comedian – a regular on FOX TV’s “Mulaney” – performs standup at Zanies Rosement. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week Continue Reading
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OUT at CHM Secret Loves 5:30 pm
OUT at CHM Secret Loves @ Chicago History Museum
Mar 26 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
OUT at CHM Secret Loves @ Chicago History Museum | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Generations of LGBT military personnel developed codes and symbols to indicate their desires prior to the repeal of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell. How did they seek out and find one another? What were the signals? Jim Darby and Marquell Smith tell their personal stories, and performance artist travis provides musical entertainment. The museum’s exhibition, The Secret Lives of Objects, will Continue Reading
Dylan Gardner 7:30 pm
Dylan Gardner @ Beat Kitchen
Mar 26 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Dylan Gardner @ Beat Kitchen  | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Dylan Gardner lives in San Tan Valley, Arizona. He spends his days writing and recording songs when he is not jamming in the garage with his brother Mark the drummer or gigging with his 4 piece band. Dylan is one of a new breed of young artists for whom the internet is a great education. He has spent the last Continue Reading
Picasso at the Lapin Agile 7:30 pm
Picasso at the Lapin Agile @ Meiley-Swallow Hall
Mar 26 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Picasso at the Lapin Agile @ Meiley-Swallow Hall | Naperville | Illinois | United States
From March 26 to March 28 So Einstein and Picasso walk into a bar… Picasso at the Lapin Agile, the first play by legendary comic and screen star Steve Martin, is an uproarious look at the nature and mystique of genius in the arts and sciences. One night in 1904, two men on the verge of extraordinary ideas meet in Continue Reading
Slamazons! 8:00 pm
Slamazons! @ The Annoyance Theatre
Mar 26 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Slamazons! @ The Annoyance Theatre  | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From Thu., Mar. 26, 2015 - May 28, 2015 “Slamazons!” is an ensemble musical revolving around the members of a women’s wrestling league featuring a fully functional ring. On the night of a big title match, the members and employees of the Slamazon Wrestling Federation face off against their demons, doubts, and dreams. Jillian E. Mueller thrilled to be collaborating with the Continue Reading
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Shamrock Shuffle 10:00 am
Shamrock Shuffle @ McCormick Place - Lakeside Center
Mar 27 @ 10:00 am – Mar 28 @ 5:00 pm
Shamrock Shuffle @ McCormick Place - Lakeside Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Health & Fitness Expo features more than 75 exhibiting companies, offering the latest in running footwear, apparel, nutrition and technology. All Shamrock Shuffle participants must attend the Health & Fitness Expo to pick up their Participant Packets, Participant Bags and Nike participant running shirts. This event is open to the public. Agenda Agenda Continue Reading
The Black Women’s Expo 10:00 am
The Black Women’s Expo @ McCormick Place—North Building
Mar 27 @ 10:00 am – Mar 29 @ 5:00 pm
The Black Women's Expo @ McCormick Place—North Building | Chicago | Illinois | United States
A Celebration of Black Women! An empowering, motivational, and entertaining forum that targets the specific needs and interests of Black Women! Seminars, Entertainment, Exhibits and More! This event is open to the public. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week March 2015 Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Mar 27 Fri Shamrock Shuffle @ McCormick Place - Lakeside Center Mar 27 @ Continue Reading
Brahms Symphony No. 3: Free but Happy 7:30 pm
Brahms Symphony No. 3: Free but ... @ Symphony Center
Mar 27 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Brahms Symphony No. 3: Free but Happy @ Symphony Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From March 27, 2015 - March 29, 2015 In the summer of 1883, while vacationing in the ancient German spa town of Wiesbaden, Brahms celebrated his 50th birthday by composing one of his mellowest and most open-hearted orchestral works. When he showed the score to his lifelong friend Clara Schumann, she exclaimed: “One beat of the heart, every movement a jewel!” Conductor Continue Reading
Chicago Blackhawks v Blue Jackets 7:30 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v Blue Jackets @ United Center
Mar 27 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v Blue Jackets @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the Chicago Blackhawks hit the ice to play the Columbus Blue Jackets at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week March 2015 Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Mar 27 Fri Shamrock Shuffle @ McCormick Place - Lakeside Center Mar 27 @ 10:00 am – Mar 28 @ 5:00 pm The Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Health & Fitness Continue Reading
Louis and Keely, ‘Live’ at the Sahara 7:30 pm
Louis and Keely, ‘Live’ at the S... @ Royal George Theatre
Mar 27 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Louis and Keely, 'Live' at the Sahara @ Royal George Theatre | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From March 27, 2015 - May 31, 2015 Louis Prima and Keely Smith were an American musical sensation in the 50s and 60s, virtually pioneering the Lounge Act in Las Vegas. Louis and Keely, ‘Live’ at the Sahara is an original Musical Love Story featuring many of the duo’s greatest hits including That Ol’ Black Magic, Hey Boy Hey Girl, What Is This Thing Called Love, Continue Reading
The Decemberists 7:30 pm
The Decemberists @ The Chicago Theatre
Mar 27 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The Decemberists @ The Chicago Theatre | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The Decemberists will launch their first North American tour in over three years on March of 2015, including a Chicago Theatre concert on Friday, March 27.  The tour is in support of the band’s seventh studio album, What a Terrible World, What a Beautiful World, which will be released January 20. The band has also announced a limited edition Black Friday 7” Continue Reading
Johnette Napolitano of Concrete Blonde 8:00 pm
Johnette Napolitano of Concrete ... @ City Winery
Mar 27 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Johnette Napolitano of Concrete Blonde @ City Winery | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The rock critic had just vomited all over his bed. It was 3:04 a.m. on yet another early morning in 1986 in New York City and the scribe had just come off a three-day benderpalooza of self-prescribed medicines for the wounds of a break-up with a prevaricating witch. He hated his job, he hated his life – and more importantly Continue Reading
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Randolph Street Market Fest – Mar 2015 10:00 am
Randolph Street Market Fest – Ma... @ Randolph Street Market Festival
Mar 28 @ 10:00 am – Mar 29 @ 5:00 pm
Randolph Street Market Fest - Mar 2015 @ Randolph Street Market Festival | Chicago | Illinois | United States
This European-style market offers shopping options indoors and outside! Located in our city’s West Loop neighborhood, this monthly market features 200 select purveyors of high quality and wonderfully priced items like furnishings, vintage clothing, jewelry, collectibles and more. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week March 2015 Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Mar 27 Fri Shamrock Shuffle @ McCormick Place - Lakeside Center Continue Reading
Watson Adventures 1:30 pm
Watson Adventures @ Field Museum
Mar 28 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Watson Adventures @ Field Museum  | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watson Adventures’ Field of Screams Murder Mystery Scavenger Hunt Watson Adventures sprang from the mind of Bret Watson, a veteran writer and editor (and occasional stand-up comedian), who started creating scavenger hunts in the early 90′s for friends as a way to share his unique take on the lighter side of museums. As word of the unusual scavenger hunts spread, Continue Reading
Chicago Bulls v New York Knicks 7:00 pm
Chicago Bulls v New York Knicks @ United Center
Mar 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago Bulls v New York Knicks @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the legendary Chicago Bulls hit the court to play the New York Knicks at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week March 2015 Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Mar 27 Fri Shamrock Shuffle @ McCormick Place - Lakeside Center Mar 27 @ 10:00 am – Mar 28 @ 5:00 pm The Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Health & Continue Reading
River North Dance Chicago 7:30 pm
River North Dance Chicago @ Auditorium Theatre of
Mar 28 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
River North Dance Chicago @ Auditorium Theatre of  | Chicago | Illinois | United States
River North Dance Chicago returns to the Auditorium Theatre’s landmark stage for the third consecutive season to present “an indelible montage of high-octane body percussion, lush lines and evocative curves” (See Chicago Dance). Part of the Auditorium Theatre’s “Made in Chicago” Dance Series, don’t miss the company that the Chicago Sun-Times says is “enthralling” and the Chicago Tribune calls “truly breathtaking.”  The National Historic Landmark Continue Reading
Benjamin Booker 8:00 pm
Benjamin Booker @ Metro
Mar 28 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Benjamin Booker @ Metro | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Benjamin Booker, is an American singer-songwriter and guitarist. His family relocated to Tampa, Florida, where he attended all-ages DIY punk shows as a teenager. He attended the University of Florida in Gainesville, studying journalism with intentions of going into music journalism. After college, he moved to New Orleans to work for a non-profit organization and began playing shows.Based in New Orleans, he cites The Continue Reading
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Environmental Encroachment 11:30 am
Environmental Encroachment @ Beat Kitchen
Mar 29 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Environmental Encroachment @ Beat Kitchen  | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Chicago-based performance art group Environmental Encroachment (EE) uses circus theatrics, live music and costumes to create unique entertainment environments, parades, processions, shows, punk artist marching band encroachments and art happenings. EE combines a costumed marching band with multi-media stage performance antics, including dancers, hooping, juggling and skits. EE encourages people to interact, be a part, be curious, dance, play. EE can expand Continue Reading
Late Nite Catechism 2:00 pm
Late Nite Catechism @ Royal George Theatre
Mar 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Late Nite Catechism @ Royal George Theatre | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Late Nite Catechism (1993) is a long-running solo comedy play about a fictitious Catholic nun, written by Vicki Quade and Maripat Donovan. The show itself is a form of participatory theatre where the actress playing the nun is the only person on stage, and members of the audience become members of the nun’s school class. Funds from the play help to support retired nuns in need. The authors discovered that when Continue Reading
Greek parade 2:30 pm
Greek parade @ Greektown
Mar 29 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Greek parade @ Greektown | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The Hellenic Heritage Parade commemorates the 194th Anniversary of Greek Declaration of Independence. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week March 2015 Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Mar 27 Fri Shamrock Shuffle @ McCormick Place - Lakeside Center Mar 27 @ 10:00 am – Mar 28 @ 5:00 pm The Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Health & Fitness Expo features Continue Reading
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Chicago Blackhawks v Los Angeles Kings 7:30 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v Los Angeles... @ United Center
Mar 30 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v Los Angeles Kings @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the Chicago Blackhawks hit the ice to play the Los Angeles Kings at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week March 2015 Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Mar 27 Fri Shamrock Shuffle @ McCormick Place - Lakeside Center Mar 27 @ 10:00 am – Mar 28 @ 5:00 pm The Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Health & Fitness Continue Reading
Imogen Cooper Plays Beethoven 7:30 pm
Imogen Cooper Plays Beethoven @ The Harris Theater for Music and Dance
Mar 30 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Imogen Cooper Plays Beethoven @ The Harris Theater for Music and Dance | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Renowned British pianist Imogen Cooper joins Jane Gloverand the orchestra for a Classical-era program. Discover why the Chicago Sun-Times calls Glover and Cooper “a heavenly match.” Admission $10 student tickets at the door. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week March 2015 Mar 2015 Collapse All Expand All Mar 27 Fri Shamrock Shuffle @ McCormick Place - Lakeside Center Mar 27 @ 10:00 am – Mar 28 Continue Reading
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Women and World War I 7:00 pm
Women and World War I @ Orland Park Public Library
Mar 31 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Women and World War I @ Orland Park Public Library  | Orland Park | Illinois | United States
Learn about the contributions made by women during World War I from author and historian Kathryn Atwood. Millions of women mobilized for the war effort in a variety of ways. In the process they became powerful symbols both in government propaganda efforts as well as in the women’s rights movements of the day. Author will sign books immediately following lecture. Continue Reading
‘The Bird Feeder Doesn’t Know’ 8:00 pm
‘The Bird Feeder Doesn’t Know’ @ Raven Theatre
Mar 31 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
'The Bird Feeder Doesn't Know' @ Raven Theatre | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From Mar 31, 2015 – May 16, 2015 Ingrid and Herman are retirees living independently in their longtime family home somewhere in the heart of America. Like any parents with adult children, they long for more visits from their son, the physically disabled Everett, who lives in the big city several hours away. But with Herman’s physical abilities declining as a Continue Reading
Pat McGann 8:30 pm
Pat McGann @ Zanies Comedy Night Club
Mar 31 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Pat McGann @ Zanies Comedy Night Club  | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From Mar. 31, 2015 - Apr. 4, 2015 In 2007, Pat transitioned from packaging salesmen to stand up comedian. Soon after taking the stage Pat was booked to be House MC at the historic Zanies Comedy Club. Hosting shows helped Pat develop the ability and desire to work any crowd. In 2010, Pat created and hosted the Emmy nominated television show “The Chicago Continue Reading