1. Sample Chicago’s tastiest brunch cocktails at Bloody Mary Fest. It’s happening at Theater on the Lake today from 11am to 4pm, and tickets are $60.
2. Indie-rock acts Deerhoof and Sad13 are playing at the Empty Bottle tonight. The show begins at 9pm, and tickets are $20.
3. St. Alphonsus Oktoberfest is happening today in Lakeview, with live music and German brews. The family-friendly event goes from 11am to 7pm, and entry is $5–$10.
For more events, check in with Time Out throughout the day.