Grimes @ Metro
Nov 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

From November 24, 2015 – November 25, 2015

grimesGrimes is the multimedia project of Canadian artist Claire Boucher. She is best known for her work as a producer, singer and songwriter, although ‘Grimes’ also encompasses her work as a director, painter and writer. In 2013 Grimes was named the Webby’s artist of the year and was also awarded a Juno for Electronic album of the year for her third record, Visions. She is currently recording her fourth album in British Columbia.

Musiq Soulchild @ City Winery
Nov 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

From November 24, 2015 – November 25, 2015

musiq-soulchildMusiq Soulchild or Musiq is an American singer and songwriter whose style blends funk, alternative rock, blues, jazz, some gospel influences and hip hop. See Musiq Soulchild live November 24 & 25 at the intimate settings of City Winery!


Tuesday: 7 & 9:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 7:30 & 10 p.m.

Lights @ House of Blues
Nov 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

lightsSee Lights live with special guest The Mowgli’s and K.Flay November 25 at House of Blues Chicago! Lights and The Mowgli’s are hitting the road together! They have decided to ensure that their loyal fans have the opportunity to buy tickets & VIP Packages!

McDonald’s® Thanksgiving Parade @ State Street from Congress to Randolph
Nov 26 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Mcdonald-thanksgiving-paradeThe McDonald’s® Thanksgiving Parade, now in its 81st year, features Santa Claus, Ronald McDonald and a cast of thousands! Find a spot early along State Street so you can see everyone march on Thanksgiving Day.

The parade features:

Marching bands
Gigantic inflatable helium balloons
Talented entertainers
Decorative floats dispensing holiday cheer

Thanksgiving Cruises – Odyssey @ Navy Pier
Nov 26 @ 2:00 pm – 9:00 pm

This Thanksgiving, spend time relaxing out on the water aboard Odyssey Chicago! Celebrate with the entire family as you enjoy a special holiday meal.


Ticket price does not include taxes and fees.

Caroling at Cloud Gate @ Millennium Park
Nov 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

From November 27, 2015 – December 18, 2015

caroling-cloud-gateBundle up and get ready to belt out some holiday classics at these festive events that are part concert, part sing-along. Local Chicago choral groups lead hundreds of celebrants in song. Following Caroling at Cloud Gate, head a few steps down to the McCormick Tribune Plaza for a spin on the McCromick Tribune ice rink in Millennium Park.

West Town Winterfest @ Multiple Chicago Locations
Nov 28 @ 11:00 am – 7:00 pm

west-town-winterfestWinter is coming, and one of Chicago’s most legendary neighborhoods is embracing it with the ushering in of a winter festival unlike any other. Winterfest features the best in local shopping and dining for the holidays by interconnecting dozens of West Town businesses.

Vienna Boys Choir @ Symphony Center
Nov 28 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

vienna-boys-choirThe Vienna Boys Choir is returning for its annual Symphony Center appearance as part of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s holiday programming. The choir performs a selection of festive traditional and contemporary pieces.

Radiological Society of North America @ McCormick Place
Nov 29 – Dec 4 all-day

rsna-2015Celebrate 100 years of RSNA, hear noted radiology speakers, and network with colleagues at RSNA 2015, November 29-December 4 at McCormick Place, Chicago. There is no better return on your marketing dollar than the RSNA annual meeting. It is where the biggest decision-makers in the industry come to see new products and developments in every subspecialty.

Heroic Handel — Judas Maccabaeus @ North Shore Center for the Performing Arts
Nov 29 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

heroic-handelThe story of a people’s triumph told in music of high drama and glorious pageantry, Judas Maccabaeus is George Frideric Handel at his heroic best, full of rousing choruses, ravishing duets, and fiery arias. Jane Glover conducts a thrilling work that rivals Messiah in choral splendor.