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Chicago Resolution Gala 8:15 pm
Chicago Resolution Gala @ Grand Ballroom at Navy Pier
Dec 31 @ 8:15 pm – Jan 1 @ 2:00 am
Chicago Resolution Gala @ Grand Ballroom at Navy Pier | Chicago | Illinois | United States
As the bevy of nightlife establishments in the Windy City prepare for their single biggest night of the year, the attention of the masses is narrowed on one single event. Naturally, every bar, restaurant, nightclub, and event space in Chicago proclaims to be hosting the “biggest,” “best,” and “most exciting” New Year’s Eve event of the year. But there can Continue Reading
Chicago Bulls v Denver Nuggets 7:00 pm
Chicago Bulls v Denver Nuggets @ United Center
Jan 1 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago Bulls v Denver Nuggets @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the legendary Chicago Bulls hit the court to play the Denver Nuggets at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week January 2015 Jan 2015 Collapse All Expand All Jan 26 Mon International AC, Heating, Refrigerating Expo @ McCormick Place-North & South Bldg Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – Jan 28 @ 6:00 pm Welcome to the 2015 AHR Expo: The Continue Reading
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Global Groove Parlor 10:00 pm
Global Groove Parlor @ Masada
Jan 2 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Global Groove Parlor @ Masada | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Ease into Masada’s weekly spin on world music, diverse social circles, “liquid refreshment” … all enrobed in a Middle Eastern vibe. A different DJ or band performs each week. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week January 2015 Jan 2015 Collapse All Expand All Jan 26 Mon International AC, Heating, Refrigerating Expo @ McCormick Place-North & South Bldg Jan 26 @ 10:00 Continue Reading
Seriously Unprepared 10:00 pm
Seriously Unprepared @ The Annoyance Theatre
Jan 2 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Seriously Unprepared @ The Annoyance Theatre | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Let the improv duo of Jeff Murdoch and Jo Scott show you how “Seriously Unprepared” the world really is for them. According to promotional materials, they focus “on creating fun, fast and thoughtful improv. Also, poo poo pee pee.” This ain’t no amateur hour, by the way. This team won the Chicago Snubfest in 2011. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week Continue Reading
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Chicago Bulls v Boston Celtics 7:00 pm
Chicago Bulls v Boston Celtics @ United Center
Jan 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago Bulls v Boston Celtics @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the legendary Chicago Bulls hit the court to play the Boston Celtics at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week January 2015 Jan 2015 Collapse All Expand All Jan 26 Mon International AC, Heating, Refrigerating Expo @ McCormick Place-North & South Bldg Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – Jan 28 @ 6:00 pm Welcome to the 2015 AHR Expo: The Continue Reading
The Trippin Billies 9:00 pm
The Trippin Billies @ House of Blues
Jan 3 @ 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm
The Trippin Billies @ House of Blues | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Born in the pubs on the north side of Chicago, reminiscent of Luther’s College, Trippin Billies took to the “stages” of these small rooms in the early nineties as an acoustic duo. It wasn’t long before lines grew to long for the small bars and calls started coming in from around the Midwest. As a result the band was forced Continue Reading
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Sunday Young Family Skate 11:00 am
Sunday Young Family Skate @ Orbit Skate Center
Jan 4 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Sunday Young Family Skate @ Orbit Skate Center | Palatine | Illinois | United States
A special roller skating session for families with children 12 & under and siblings every Sunday 11am – 1pm. Family friendly music, birthday parties and stroller skating for babies in strollers with skating parents. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week January 2015 Jan 2015 Collapse All Expand All Jan 26 Mon International AC, Heating, Refrigerating Expo @ McCormick Place-North & South Continue Reading
Chicago Blackhawks v Dallas Stars 7:00 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v Dallas Stars @ United Center
Jan 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v Dallas Stars @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the Chicago Blackhawks hit the ice to play the Dallas Stars at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week January 2015 Jan 2015 Collapse All Expand All Jan 26 Mon International AC, Heating, Refrigerating Expo @ McCormick Place-North & South Bldg Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – Jan 28 @ 6:00 pm Welcome to the 2015 AHR Expo: The World’s Continue Reading
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Chicago Bulls v Houston Rockets 7:00 pm
Chicago Bulls v Houston Rockets @ United Center
Jan 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago Bulls v Houston Rockets @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the legendary Chicago Bulls hit the court to play the Houston Rockets at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week January 2015 Jan 2015 Collapse All Expand All Jan 26 Mon International AC, Heating, Refrigerating Expo @ McCormick Place-North & South Bldg Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – Jan 28 @ 6:00 pm Welcome to the 2015 AHR Expo: The Continue Reading
Louis C.K. 8:00 pm
Louis C.K. @ The Chicago Theatre
Jan 5 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Louis C.K. @ The Chicago Theatre | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From January 5, 2015 – January 6, 2015 Louis Szekely, known professionally as Louis C.K., is a Mexican and American comedian, editor, writer, producer, director, and actor. He is the creator, star, writer, director,and—until February 2012—editor of the highly acclaimed FX comedy series Louie. C.K. is noteworthy for innovating direct-to-fan sales of tickets to his stand-up shows and DRM-free video Continue Reading
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Chicago Blackhawks v Colorado Avalanche 7:30 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v Colorado Av... @ United Center
Jan 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v Colorado Avalanche @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the Chicago Blackhawks hit the ice to play the Colorado Avalanche at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week January 2015 Jan 2015 Collapse All Expand All Jan 26 Mon International AC, Heating, Refrigerating Expo @ McCormick Place-North & South Bldg Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – Jan 28 @ 6:00 pm Welcome to the 2015 AHR Expo: The World’s Continue Reading
Mr. Blotto 7:30 pm
Mr. Blotto @ Reggies
Jan 6 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Mr. Blotto @ Reggies | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Mr. Blotto is a jam band band from Chicago, Illinois. They blend hard rock, original rock, southern rock, folk music, and country rock. They formed in 1991, and continue to tour extensively in the midwest area. See Mr. Blotto live with special guests Danny John Trio and Gnarly Horse January 6 at Reggies! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week January 2015 Continue Reading
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Tequila Tales 6:00 pm
Tequila Tales @ Red Kiva
Jan 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Tequila Tales @ Red Kiva  | Chicago | Illinois | United States
This event is an engaging and fully interactive discussion about love and relationships. Have you ever been involved in a discussion that is so engaging you did not want it to end? One where the comments were so explosive and entertaining that you could not decide whether you should chime in and speak your mind, or continue to be intrigued Continue Reading
Chicago Bulls v Utah Jazz 7:00 pm
Chicago Bulls v Utah Jazz @ United Center
Jan 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago Bulls v Utah Jazz @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The Chicago Bulls are an American professional basketball team based in Chicago, Illinois, playing in the Central Division of the Eastern Conference in the National Basketball Association (NBA). The team was founded on January 26, 1966. The Bulls play their home games at the United Center, also known as the “Madhouse on Madison.”  The Utah Jazz are an American professional basketball franchise based in Salt Lake City, Utah. They are a part of the Northwest Division in the Western Continue Reading
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Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival 8:00 pm
Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival @ Stage 773
Jan 8 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival @ Stage 773 | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From January 8, 2015 – January 18, 2015 The world’s largest sketch comedy festival celebrates its 14th hilarious year, featuring over 150 shows and more than 1,000 performers from all over the country and the world. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week January 2015 Jan 2015 Collapse All Expand All Jan 26 Mon International AC, Heating, Refrigerating Expo @ McCormick Place-North Continue Reading
Cookie Play 8:00 pm
Cookie Play @ Trap Door Theatre
Jan 8 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Cookie Play @ Trap Door Theatre | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From January 8, 2015 – February 14, 2015 In Cookie Play, a mother from the heartland, fearing her son may be the next Edward Snowden, agrees to hold him captive in her basement to save both son and country. What happens next upends everyone’s moral equilibrium in this twisted, off-beat satire. The truth of black sites, whistle-blowing and sanctioned torture Continue Reading
Nikki Glaser 8:00 pm
Nikki Glaser @ UP Comedy Club
Jan 8 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Nikki Glaser @ UP Comedy Club | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From January 8, 2015 – January 10, 2015 Nikki Glaser is a comedian and writer based in NYC. She has appeared on shows such as The Tonight Show, Last Comic Standing, Conan and hosts a popular podcast, You Had To Be There. On any given night, you can find her performing at New York comedy clubs such as The Stand Continue Reading
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Fillet of Solo Festival 7:00 pm
Fillet of Solo Festival @ Lifeline Theatre
Jan 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Fillet of Solo Festival @ Lifeline Theatre | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From January 9, 2015 – January 25, 2015 Celebrating the breadth of Chicago’s enduring storytelling and live lit scene, Lifeline Theatre and Live Bait Theater are thrilled to bring 16 storytelling collectives and numerous solo performers together for a three-week, multi-venue selection of powerful personal stories. Click here to see the complete schedule. Hours Fridays: 7, 8:30 (Lifeline and Heartland) Continue Reading
Howie Day 8:00 pm
Howie Day @ City Winery
Jan 9 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Howie Day @ City Winery | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From January 9, 2015 – January 10, 2015 Howard Kern “Howie” Day is an American singer-songwriter. Beginning his career as a solo artist in the late 1990s, Day became known for his extensive touring and in-concert use of samplers and effects pedals in order to accompany himself. See Howie Day live January 9-10 at the intimate settings of City Winery! Continue Reading
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Bloodshot’s 20th Anniversary Concert 7:00 pm
Bloodshot’s 20th Anniversary Con... @ Metro
Jan 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
 Bloodshot's 20th Anniversary Concert @ Metro | Chicago | Illinois | United States
See the Bloodshot Records 20th Anniversary Concert featuring Ben Kweller with special guests Lydia Loveless, Jon Langford & the Pine Valley Cosmonauts, Bobby Bare Jr., and Banditos January 10 at Metro! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week January 2015 Jan 2015 Collapse All Expand All Jan 26 Mon International AC, Heating, Refrigerating Expo @ McCormick Place-North & South Bldg Jan 26 Continue Reading
Chicago Bulls v Milwaukee Bucks 7:00 pm
Chicago Bulls v Milwaukee Bucks @ United Center
Jan 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago Bulls v Milwaukee Bucks @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the legendary Chicago Bulls hit the court to play the Milwaukee Bucks at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week January 2015 Jan 2015 Collapse All Expand All Jan 26 Mon International AC, Heating, Refrigerating Expo @ McCormick Place-North & South Bldg Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – Jan 28 @ 6:00 pm Welcome to the 2015 AHR Expo: The Continue Reading
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P C M A Annual Meeting 10:00 am
P C M A Annual Meeting @ McCormick Place - West Building
Jan 11 @ 10:00 am – Jan 14 @ 5:00 pm
P C M A Annual Meeting @ McCormick Place - West Building | Chicago | Illinois | United States
At Convening Leaders we are exploring 5 core tracks during each full program day starting with big picture concepts in the morning, drilling down as the afternoon progresses from industry challenges to sessions that create a personal learning experience that delivers tangible takeaways. The program is designed to meet the needs of individual learning preferences through lecture, peer-to-peer and self-paced Continue Reading
Anne Sofie von Otter & Angela Hewitt 3:00 pm
Anne Sofie von Otter & Angela He... @ Mandel Hall
Jan 11 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Anne Sofie von Otter & Angela Hewitt @ Mandel Hall | Chicago | Illinois | United States
An afternoon of German and French songs, with works including Beethoven, Schubert, Fauré and Debussy. Internationally acclaimed Swedish mezzo-soprano Anne Sofie von Otter has long been considered one of the finest singers of her generation. Here she is joined by the superb and mesmerizing pianist Angela Hewitt, who has established herself at the highest level of artistry. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week January 2015 Continue Reading
Chicago Blackhawks v Minnesota Wild 7:00 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v Minnesota Wild @ United Center
Jan 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v Minnesota Wild @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the Chicago Blackhawks hit the ice to play the Minnesota Wild at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week January 2015 Jan 2015 Collapse All Expand All Jan 26 Mon International AC, Heating, Refrigerating Expo @ McCormick Place-North & South Bldg Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – Jan 28 @ 6:00 pm Welcome to the 2015 AHR Expo: The World’s Continue Reading
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Chicago Bulls v Orlando Magic 7:00 pm
Chicago Bulls v Orlando Magic @ United Center
Jan 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago Bulls v Orlando Magic @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the legendary Chicago Bulls hit the court to play the Orlando Magic at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week January 2015 Jan 2015 Collapse All Expand All Jan 26 Mon International AC, Heating, Refrigerating Expo @ McCormick Place-North & South Bldg Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – Jan 28 @ 6:00 pm Welcome to the 2015 AHR Expo: The Continue Reading
CHIRP Night at the Whistler 8:30 pm
CHIRP Night at the Whistler @ The Whistler
Jan 12 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm
CHIRP Night at the Whistler @ The Whistler | Chicago | Illinois | United States
With the Van Goghs and the Tinkerbelles. This concert showcases CHIRP-curated local artists every second Monday of the month. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week January 2015 Jan 2015 Collapse All Expand All Jan 26 Mon International AC, Heating, Refrigerating Expo @ McCormick Place-North & South Bldg Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – Jan 28 @ 6:00 pm Welcome to the Continue Reading
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The Tragically Hip 8:00 pm
The Tragically Hip @ House of Blues
Jan 13 @ 8:00 pm – Jan 14 @ 9:30 pm
The Tragically Hip @ House of Blues | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The Tragically Hip formed in 1983 in Queen’s University residence Waldron Tower in Kingston, Ontario. Guitarist Paul Langlois joined in 1986; while saxophonist Davis Manning left that same year. They took their name from a skit in the Michael Nesmith movie Elephant Parts. In the mid 80′s they performed in small music venues in Ontario until being discovered by MCA. They were then signed to Continue Reading
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Chicago Bulls v Washington Wizards 7:00 pm
Chicago Bulls v Washington Wizards @ United Center
Jan 14 @ 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 January 2015 Jan 2015 Collapse All Expand All Jan 26 Mon International AC, Heating, Refrigerating Expo @ McCormick Place-North & South Bldg Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – Jan 28 @ 6:00 pm Welcome to the 2015 AHR Expo: The Continue Reading
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Progressive Chicago Boat, Sports & RV Show 12:00 pm
Progressive Chicago Boat, Sports... @ McCormick Place—North Building
Jan 15 @ 12:00 pm – Jan 19 @ 9:00 pm
Progressive Chicago Boat, Sports & RV Show @ McCormick Place—North Building | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Whether you’re an avid outdoors man eager to see what’s new or are just looking for a way to escape winter for the day, this is YOUR show! This annual 5-day event turns McCormick Place into a one-stop marketplace for outdoor fun— the best place to see and buy everything you need for your outdoor adventures! See and board hundreds Continue Reading
Adler After Dark – Jan 2015 6:30 pm
Adler After Dark – Jan 2015 @ Adler Planetarium
Jan 15 @ 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Adler After Dark - Jan 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
Accidentally Like a Martyr 7:30 pm
Accidentally Like a Martyr @ A Red Orchid Theatre
Jan 15 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Accidentally Like a Martyr @ A Red Orchid Theatre | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From January 15, 2015 – March 1, 2015 A Red Orchid Theatre presents the Chicago Premiere of Accidentally Like a Martyr. In a dive-y gay bar on Manhattan’s lower east side the regulars and the restless others do battle, joke and drink their way through a lonely winter evening. Different generations and backgrounds collide, secrets are revealed and old wounds Continue Reading
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Chicago Blackhawks v Winnipeg Jets 7:30 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v Winnipeg Jets @ United Center
Jan 16 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v Winnipeg Jets @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the Chicago Blackhawks hit the ice to play the Winnipeg Jets at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week January 2015 Jan 2015 Collapse All Expand All Jan 26 Mon International AC, Heating, Refrigerating Expo @ McCormick Place-North & South Bldg Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – Jan 28 @ 6:00 pm Welcome to the 2015 AHR Expo: The World’s Continue Reading
OnEdge 7:30 pm
OnEdge @ Multiple Chicago Locations
Jan 16 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
OnEdge @ Multiple Chicago Locations | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From January 16, 2015 – February 1, 2015 Adventurous audiences will be on the edge of their seats in this free experimental theater, dance and performance series. The series will feature Chicago and world premieres from national and international artists and companies at various venues throughout the city. OnEdge dives into themes of identity and spirituality while challenging audiences to Continue Reading
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Family Festival: Puppets! 10:30 am
Family Festival: Puppets! @ Art Institute of Chicago
Jan 17 @ 10:30 am – 3:00 pm
Family Festival: Puppets! @ Art Institute of Chicago | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Visit Puppets! an interactive exhibition in the Ryan Education Center. See Rikki Tikki Tavi, a production from Bullooney Puppetworks, based on Rudyard Kipling’s classic short story. Create a puppet from a variety of interesting found objects and textural materials. Then work with your family and other visitors to perform your own puppet show. Explore museum galleries on an interactive guided tour. Agenda Continue Reading
Chicago Bulls v Atlanta Hawks 7:00 pm
Chicago Bulls v Atlanta Hawks @ United Center
Jan 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago Bulls v Atlanta Hawks @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the legendary Chicago Bulls hit the court to play the Atlanta Hawks at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week January 2015 Jan 2015 Collapse All Expand All Jan 26 Mon International AC, Heating, Refrigerating Expo @ McCormick Place-North & South Bldg Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – Jan 28 @ 6:00 pm Welcome to the 2015 AHR Expo: The Continue Reading
Too Hot To Handel 7:30 pm
Too Hot To Handel @ Auditorium Theatre of
Jan 17 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Too Hot To Handel @ Auditorium Theatre of  | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From January 17, 2015 - January 18, 2015 The Auditorium Theatre welcomes back Too Hot To Handel: The Jazz-Gospel Messiah for its 10th year, honoring the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. This show packs the stage with more than 200 musicians, who are joined by Alfreda Burke, Rodrick Dixon, Karen Marie Richardson, and the city-wide Too Hot choir. The National Historic Landmark Auditorium Continue Reading
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Chicago Blackhawks v Dallas Stars 5:00 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v Dallas Stars @ United Center
Jan 18 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v Dallas Stars @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the Chicago Blackhawks hit the ice to play the Dallas Stars at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week January 2015 Jan 2015 Collapse All Expand All Jan 26 Mon International AC, Heating, Refrigerating Expo @ McCormick Place-North & South Bldg Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – Jan 28 @ 6:00 pm Welcome to the 2015 AHR Expo: The World’s Continue Reading
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Joe Henry 8:00 pm
Joe Henry @ City Winery
Jan 19 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Joe Henry @ City Winery | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Joe Henry spends his time writing songs, producing records, performing, recording, scoring films, curating concerts, writing essays, books…you name it. He has worked with an incredibly diverse range of musicians—from Elvis Costello to Ornette Coleman to Richie Havens—earning multiple Grammys as a producer along the way, and all the the while, he continues to develop his longstanding career as a Continue Reading
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Fremd Floral Design Showcase 7:00 pm
Fremd Floral Design Showcase @ William Fremd High School
Jan 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Fremd Floral Design Showcase @ William Fremd High School  | Palatine | Illinois | United States
Local florists will create arrangements on stage as members enjoy and admire their creativity. These arrangements will be given away in drawings throughout the evening. Entertainment will be provided by Fremd High School music students. Refreshments will be served during intermission. All proceeds benefit Fremd music programs. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week January 2015 Jan 2015 Collapse All Expand All Continue Reading
Chicago Blackhawks v Phoenix Coyotes 7:30 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v Phoenix Coy... @ United Center
Jan 20 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Chicago Blackhawks v Phoenix Coyotes @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the Chicago Blackhawks hit the ice to play the Phoenix Coyotes at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week January 2015 Jan 2015 Collapse All Expand All Jan 26 Mon International AC, Heating, Refrigerating Expo @ McCormick Place-North & South Bldg Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – Jan 28 @ 6:00 pm Welcome to the 2015 AHR Expo: The World’s Continue Reading
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Less Than Jake & Reel Big Fish 7:30 pm
Less Than Jake & Reel Big Fish @ House of Blues
Jan 21 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Less Than Jake & Reel Big Fish @ House of Blues | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Less Than Jake is an American ska punk band from Gainesville, Florida, formed in 1992. The band consists of Chris DeMakes (vocals, guitar), Roger Lima (vocals, bass), Vinnie Fiorello (drums, lyrics), Buddy Schaub (trombone) and Peter “JR” Wasilewski (saxophone).  Reel Big Fish is an American ska punk band from Huntington Beach, California, best known for the 1997 hit “Sell Out”. The band gained mainstream recognition in the mid-to-late 1990s, during the third wave of ska with the release of the Continue Reading
Cher 8:00 pm
Cher @ United Center
Jan 21 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Cher @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Cher  is an American singer, actress, and television host. Described as embodying female autonomy in a male-dominated industry, she is known for her distinctive contralto singing voice and for having worked in various areas of entertainment, as well as adopting a variety of styles and appearances during her career, which has led to her being nicknamed the Goddess of Pop. Cher gained popularity in Continue Reading
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Chicago Bulls v San Antonio Spurs 7:00 pm
Chicago Bulls v San Antonio Spurs @ United Center
Jan 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Chicago Bulls v San Antonio Spurs @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the legendary Chicago Bulls hit the court to play the San Antonio Spurs at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week January 2015 Jan 2015 Collapse All Expand All Jan 26 Mon International AC, Heating, Refrigerating Expo @ McCormick Place-North & South Bldg Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – Jan 28 @ 6:00 pm Welcome to the 2015 AHR Expo: Continue Reading
Who’s Bad 7:00 pm
Who’s Bad @ House of Blues
Jan 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Who's Bad @ House of Blues | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Who’s Bad’s live performance is an unrivaled celebration of pop music’s one true King. Their power-packed performance of Michael Jackson’s expansive catalog has ignited crowds on every continent and can only be described as a jaw-dropping, musical must-see. As the longest-running Michael Jackson tribute band, and the only one to predate his untimely passing, Who’s Bad has awed even the Continue Reading
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Ideal Home Show Chicago 10:00 am
Ideal Home Show Chicago @ McCormick Place - Lakeside Center
Jan 23 @ 10:00 am – Jan 25 @ 9:00 pm
Ideal Home Show Chicago @ McCormick Place - Lakeside Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The Ideal Home Show Chicago invites you to our upcoming Home and Garden event!  We are thrilled to bring you  ideas and inspiration from the areas best experts.  From the most comprehensive shopping opportunity for buyers and sellers of remodeling, comfy interiors, ideal kitchen-baths to lively outdoor spaces, new trends,the leading edge products never seen before, innovative features in the marketplace and MUCH More… Shop for your home and find a pro who Continue Reading
Winter Bike to Work Rally 7:00 am
Winter Bike to Work Rally @ Daley Plaza Daley Civic Center
Jan 23 @ 7:00 am – 9:00 am
Winter Bike to Work Rally @ Daley Plaza Daley Civic Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Rally at Daley Plaza for coffee and meet after work in the Loop for Revolution beer! Now in it’s 22nd year, Bike Chicago began as a one day rally and quickly expanded to a week, a month, five months and now a year long celebration of Chicago’s commitment to become more bicycle friendly and environmentally conscious. Agenda Agenda Day Month Continue Reading
Cowboy Mouth 7:30 pm
Cowboy Mouth @ House of Blues
Jan 23 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Cowboy Mouth @ House of Blues | Chicago | Illinois | United States
For over two decades, Cowboy Mouth has dished up its unique style of rock & roll gumbo, mixing a rowdy spirit reflective of the band’s hometown — New Orleans — with the fierce firepower of a group that lives on the road. These Louisiana natives have played more than 2,500 concerts and launched their signature song, “Jenny Says,” into the Continue Reading
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Contempo 7:30 pm
Contempo @ Performance Hall, Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts
Jan 24 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Contempo @ Performance Hall, Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Contempo curates the bold visions of today’s most innovative composers, featuring resident artists Pacifica Quartet and eighth blackbird. See them live January 24! The program includes: Kurt Rhode: This bag is not a toy Shulamit Ran: Perfect Storm Ralph Shapey: Concertante No. 1 for trumpet and 10 players Huck Hodge: piano quintet John Eaton: The End of It (world premiere) Agenda Agenda Day Month Week January 2015 Jan Continue Reading
Full Circle 8:00 pm
Full Circle @ Oracle Theatre
Jan 24 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Full Circle @ Oracle Theatre | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From January 24, 2015 – March 14, 2015 Full Circle is Charles Mee’s frenetic manipulation of the Chinese zaju play, The Chalk Circle, which also inspired Bertolt Brecht and host of other artists throughout the ages. It’s 1989 in East Berlin. As the Wall comes crashing down and revolution stampedes through the streets, the curtain falls on a performance at Continue Reading
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Chicago Bulls v Miami Heat 12:00 pm
Chicago Bulls v Miami Heat @ United Center
Jan 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Chicago Bulls v Miami Heat @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Watch the legendary Chicago Bulls hit the court to play the Miami Heat at the United Center! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week January 2015 Jan 2015 Collapse All Expand All Jan 26 Mon International AC, Heating, Refrigerating Expo @ McCormick Place-North & South Bldg Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – Jan 28 @ 6:00 pm Welcome to the 2015 AHR Expo: The Continue Reading
Pacifica Quartet 3:00 pm
Pacifica Quartet @ Performance Hall, Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts
Jan 25 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Pacifica Quartet @ Performance Hall, Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts | Chicago | Illinois | United States
As the University of Chicago’s Don Michael Randel Ensemble-in-Residence, the Pacifica Quartet offers impeccable performances of the finest works written for string quartet. In spring 2015 the Quartet explores music written during the years of the Great War in a centenary retrospective, enhanced by collaborations with guest artists and UChicago scholars. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week January 2015 Jan 2015 Continue Reading
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International AC, Heating, Refrigerating Expo 10:00 am
International AC, Heating, Refri... @ McCormick Place-North & South Bldg
Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – Jan 28 @ 6:00 pm
International AC, Heating, Refrigerating Expo @ McCormick Place-North & South Bldg | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Welcome to the 2015 AHR Expo: The World’s Largest HVACR Marketplace. The Show brings together over 1,900 exhibitors and 40,000 visitors, representing the entire spectrum of the industry including: HVACR manufacturers, engineers, contractors, OEMs, facility managers, and other professionals. In addition, you’ll find over 100 educational seminars, workshops (presented by ASHRAE and others) and new product presentations. If you’re looking Continue Reading
What Remains 10:00 am
What Remains @ Museum of Contemporary Photography at Columbia College Chicago
Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
What Remains @ Museum of Contemporary Photography at Columbia College Chicago | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From January 26, 2015 - March 22, 2015 What Remains registers the profound connection between human identity and place through artworks made by artists who have been physically dislocated from their home or community. In the exhibition, artists suture memories of their past into photographs and videos made in the present to describe the psychological impact of loss, nostalgia, or longing, while also considering Continue Reading
You and Me 10:00 am
You and Me @ Museum of Contemporary Photography at Columbia College Chicago
Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
You and Me @ Museum of Contemporary Photography at Columbia College Chicago | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From January 26, 2015 - March 22, 2015 The MoCP, in partnership with the Goethe Institutes of Chicago and Sarajevo, has commissioned German artist team Oliver Sieber and Katja Stuke to produce a new body of work titled You and Me. When the artists first visited Chicago in 2013 to work on a different project, Sieber and Stuke found that the city called forward memories of the Sieber Continue Reading
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Creativity Class: Math Symmetry 9:30 am
Creativity Class: Math Symmetry @ DuPage Children's Museum
Jan 27 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Creativity Class: Math Symmetry @ DuPage Children's Museum  | Naperville | Illinois | United States
Butterflies, buildings, and snowflakes are ways that the world of math seems real to children. Use paint and printing as a starting point to future skills. Pre-registration and pre-payment required. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week January 2015 Jan 2015 Collapse All Expand All Jan 26 Mon International AC, Heating, Refrigerating Expo @ McCormick Place-North & South Bldg Jan 26 @ Continue Reading
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Disney On Ice Presents Frozen 7:00 pm
Disney On Ice Presents Frozen @ United Center
Jan 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Disney On Ice Presents Frozen @ United Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From January 28, 2015 – February 8, 2015 See Disney On Ice Presents Frozen January 28-February 8 at the United Center! The Academy Award® winning tale will be told live for the first time in this production, capturing the dynamic between two royal sisters, Anna and Elsa. Anna, a girl with an extraordinary heart, embarks on an epic journey to Continue Reading
The Adventures of Tapman 7:30 pm
The Adventures of Tapman @ Athenaeum Theatre
Jan 28 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The Adventures of Tapman @ Athenaeum Theatre | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From January 28, 2015 – February 8, 2015 Tapman Productions, a newly formed Chicago-based tap company, presents The Adventures of Tapman. This production follows the triumphs and trials of the tenacious Tapman, a lovelorn scientist turned tap dancing superhero. Audiences meet his crime-fighting comrades, Hourglass and Modern Marvel, as well as his arch-nemesis, the MADD Tapper, during this adventure. Inspired Continue Reading
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First Bites Bash 5:30 pm
First Bites Bash @ Chicago Union Station - The Great Hall
Jan 29 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
First Bites Bash @ Chicago Union Station - The Great Hall | Chicago | Illinois | United States
First Bites Bash, the official kick-off event for the eighth annual Chicago Restaurant Week, will be held January 29, 2015 at Union Station. Alpana Singh, the award-winning, youngest female to achieve the Master Sommelier distinction and television host, turned restaurateur, will host the highly-anticipated event. Sweet and savory tastings from more than 50 of Chicago’s most celebrated restaurants and chefs will Continue Reading
Jeff Daniels 8:00 pm
Jeff Daniels @ City Winery
Jan 29 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Jeff Daniels @ City Winery | Chicago | Illinois | United States
DAYS LIKE THESE is the sixth recording of Jeff Daniels’ music and is available under his independent label Boomadeeboom Records (jeffdaniels.com) Jeff has spent the past twelve years playing venues such as: The Barns at Wolf Trap in VA, Club Passim in Boston, MA, New York City’s 54 Below, City Winery and Birdland, the Cactus Cafe in Austin, TX, Ram’s Continue Reading
Bahamas 9:00 pm
Bahamas @ Lincoln Hall
Jan 29 @ 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Bahamas @ Lincoln Hall | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Afie Jurvanen isn’t from the Bahamas. He’s a Finnish-Canadian from Barrie–a working class town in rural Ontario. But his chosen epithet is fitting. Since 2009 he’s been making music under the name Bahamas–writing songs about sunsets, love affairs, and making out with crooked smiles. Through simple arrangements, he charts an escape route from the snow belt to the coral reefs. His Continue Reading
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American Library Association 9:00 am
American Library Association @ McCormick Place - West Building
Jan 30 @ 9:00 am – Feb 3 @ 5:00 pm
American Library Association @ McCormick Place - West Building | Chicago | Illinois | United States
The American Library Association (ALA) is the oldest and largest library association in the world, providing association information, news, events, and advocacy resources for members, librarians, and library users. Founded on October 6, 1876 during the Centennial Exposition in Philadelphia, the mission of ALA is to provide leadership for the development, promotion, and improvement of library and information services and Continue Reading
Chicago Restaurant Week 10:00 am
Chicago Restaurant Week @ Multiple Locations
Jan 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Chicago Restaurant Week @ Multiple Locations | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From January 30, 2015 – February 12, 2015 Bring your appetite for the 8th annual Chicago Restaurant Week and get an introduction into Chicago’s extraordinary culinary scene. Enjoy top fare at value pricing at restaurants throughout the city and surrounding suburbs. This two week festival runs from January 30 through February 12 and will feature prix fixe menus starting at Continue Reading
Alba Consort 7:30 pm
Alba Consort @ Performance Hall, Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts
Jan 30 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Alba Consort @ Performance Hall, Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts | Chicago | Illinois | United States
Bridging the ancient to the present with exotic songs, compelling dances and virtuosic improvisations, Alba evokes the haunting melodies and dynamic rhythms of the Iberian Peninsula, as well as music from its Middle Eastern and European neighbors, in a time when Christian, Jewish and Muslim cultures flourished together. The program is titled Earthly Love, Divine Love. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week January 2015 Continue Reading
Softly Blue 8:00 pm
Softly Blue @ Greenhouse Theater Center
Jan 30 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Softly Blue @ Greenhouse Theater Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
From January 30, 2015 - March 15, 2015 MPAACT presents Softly Blue, which examines the world of online dating and bodes the questions: How do two people ever find each other in the 21st century America, and when they do find each other how do they ever get to know each other? How can you trust the people that you invite into your life Continue Reading
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International Cluster of Dogs 8:00 am
International Cluster of Dogs @ McCormick Place - Lakeside Center
Jan 31 @ 8:00 am – Feb 1 @ 4:00 pm
International Cluster of Dogs @ McCormick Place - Lakeside Center | Chicago | Illinois | United States
International is a successor to the old Chicago Kennel Club, which was founded in 1900. It had long been considered as one of the premier shows in America, but became a victim in the 1980′s of the other clubs holding shows on the same weekend and falling at the end of major Clusters when dogs and people are tired. Lou Continue Reading
Cold War Kids 8:30 pm
Cold War Kids @ The Riviera Theatre
Jan 31 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Cold War Kids @ The Riviera Theatre | Chicago | Illinois | United States
See Cold War Kids live with special guest Elliot Moss January 31 at The Riviera! Agenda Agenda Day Month Week January 2015 Jan 2015 Collapse All Expand All Jan 26 Mon International AC, Heating, Refrigerating Expo @ McCormick Place-North & South Bldg Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – Jan 28 @ 6:00 pm Welcome to the 2015 AHR Expo: The World’s Largest HVACR Marketplace. Continue Reading