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Feb
13
Sat
Chicago Automobile Show @ McCormick Place
Feb 13 @ 9:00 am – Feb 21 @ 8:00 pm

auto-show-chicagoFirst staged in 1901, the Chicago Auto Show is the largest auto show in North America and has been held more times than any other auto exposition on the continent. This year marks the 107th edition of the Chicago Auto Show.

Sixteen Candles @ House of Blues
Feb 13 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm

sixteen-candlesEstablished in 2003. 16 Candles makes it their personal duty and pleasure to bring all the great 80’s songs you love to life in full force. Their attention to detail and commitment to entertainment captivates audiences.

Feb
14
Sun
Chinese Lunar New Year Parade
Feb 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

chinese-lunar-new-yearHosting more than 30,000 attendees annually, the parade will be in the heart of Chinatown, celebrating the Year of the Sheep featuring marching bands, colorful floats, traditional dragon and lion dance performances, a 100-ft paper dragon and more.

Romantic Sonatas @ Music Institute of Chicago Nichols Concert Hall
Feb 14 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

romantic-sonatasIf music be the food of love – play on! And what better music to please St. Valentine – or your valentine – than music of romantic couples? Rembrandt Chamber Players presents classic pairings of flute, oboe, and cello with their most faithful companion, the piano. Enjoy an amorous adventure with that perpetual romantic, Franz Schubert; a tuneful flirtation with the sweet, soft-spoken, but seldom heard Jacques Widerkehr; and, if you dare, a full-blown affair with the ultimate ambassador of passion, Sergei Rachmaninoff.

Admission:

The concert will be followed by a complementary Wine & Conversation reception at Vinic Wine Company, providing an opportunity to meet the musicians, composers, and guest artists. Rembrandt patrons receive 10% off any purchases made at Vinic during the reception.

A telepathic Valentine show @ Davenport’s Cabaret
Feb 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Intimate Miracles: A telepathic Valentine show

intimate-miraclesMentalist Sidney Friedman will return to Chicago for one night only on Valentine’s Day with Intimate Miracles: a telepathic Valentine show. Friedman is someone many critics consider the world’s leading mentalist with an interactive night of mind-to-mind and heart-to-heart telepathic experiences, extrasensory perception, premonition, and intuitive love readings for those in attendance. Perfect for couples, singles and groups, it is a fun, astounding, mystical, intimate way to celebrate the holiday of love.

Plus, as a bonus, Intimate Miracles includes Sidney’s fun, detailed instruction on how to access and utilize your subconscious mind to bring love into your life, or to strengthen the bond of love you already have. This information is what made Sidney’s book Your Mind Knows More Than You Do a national best-seller.

Heather McDonald @ Park West
Feb 14 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

heather-mcdonaldHeather McDonald is one of the most in-demand and multi-faceted comedians today, who not only juggles a career as a nationally touring stand-up, actress, and accomplished writer, but is also a devoted wife and mother…when the rest of her family isn’t driving her up the wall.

Feb
15
Mon
Blue Man Group (wk2) @ Blue Man Group
Feb 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

February 15, 2016 – February 21, 2016

blue-man-groupBlue Man Group is comedy, theater, rock concert and dance party all rolled into one.

This wildly popular phenomenon delivers an unforgettable multi-sensory experience that has captivated 35 million people worldwide.

Don’t miss Blue Man Group – enemy of monotony, remedy for boredom, promoter of overjoy and elation.

DARE TO LIVE IN FULL COLOR

Chicago Blackhawks v Toronto Maple Leafs @ United Center
Feb 15 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

chicago blackhawksWatch the Chicago Blackhawks hit the ice to play the Toronto Maple Leafs February 15 at the United Center!

Simeon Peebler @ Silvie's Lounge
Feb 15 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

simeon-peeblerSimeon Peebler is a Folk-spirited singer-songwriter based in Chicago. Since 2011 he has released two albums available on iTunes and is working on his third album for release in early 2015.

The Illinois Entertainer reviewed his latest album, saying “With his leftist lyrical bent, crisp acoustic folk, and punchy rock attitude, Simeon Peebler traces a clear lineage to protest music of the 60s.”

Age Limit
21+

Feb
16
Tue
Snow Angel @ Ruth Page Center for Arts
Feb 16 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

February 16, 2016 – February 21, 2016

snow-angelChicago Children’s Theatre presents the Chicago premiere of Snow Angel, devised by Quest Theatre in Calgary. There’s no fighting a Chicago winter, so let’s celebrate winter instead. Snow Angel is a wordless piece that cleverly uses movement, masks and music to tell the story of a brother and sister who discover a magical winter wonderland in a new snowfall.

Admission:

Ages: 3+

$10 Balcony rush tickets: Available day of the show only, one hour before curtain. In person only, not valid online or over the phone. Valid only for Balcony seats.