Who might play in Grant Park this summer? We've made some educated guesses.
Your January concert calendar
Kacey Musgraves, Buddy Guy and the Tomorrow Never Knows fest heat up the coming weeks.
Some of Chicago’s biggest museums will require proof of vaccination
Bring your vax card if you're visiting the Art Institute of the Field Museum.
A film that screens in one theater at a time returns to Chicago
You can see ‘Memoria’ at AMC River East 21... but only for six days.
Dont Fret debuts a gallery inspired by Wicker Park’s bygone DIY scene
Explore Home Away From Home, street artist Dont Fret’s apartment gallery space.
Bring some culture home
Stream archived Millennium Park concerts
Pretend you're on a blanket on the lawn with these tuneful recordings.
Visit Chicago's best museums virtually
Some exhibitions have migrated online, allowing you to explore on your couch.
Watch fish on the Shedd Aquarium’s live cam
Watch colorful schools swim by on this mesmerizing live stream.
Take in sets from our favorite Chicago artists
While we wait for live music to return, enjoy these amazing videos of local acts.
The best art in Chicago
There's a new installation at the foot of Willis Tower
A new piece by artist Olafur Eliasson has been unveiled.
The best public art in Chicago
Get out and snap a photo with some gorgeous works that are always on display.
Chicago’s best art galleries
Discover emerging and established artists at these community institutions.
Frank Lloyd Wright for beginners
Explore a few of the architect's most acclaimed creations.
Music in Chicago
Your monthly concert calendar
Here's where to see a show in Chicago this month.
A new grant program aims to keep Chicago musicians working
Sustain Chicago Music is funding the creation of new works by local artists.
Where to buy records in Chicago
Some of the city's best shops are still selling vinyl, CDs and more.
NNAMDÏ unpacks his new album ‘BRAT’
The multi-talented musician breaks down his latest fusion of hip-hop and rock.
The best theater in Chicago
The best theater companies in Chicago
Chicago theater scene is daunting, but we've narrowed down the best companies.
The 11 best Chicago theaters in the Loop
These theaters make the Loop an inarguable destination for live performance.
Why is theater in Chicago (still) so white?
Diversity and inclusion are topics of constant conversation in theater circles.
The best musicals now on BroadwayHD
Find what to watch on this streaming service for theater lovers.
Movie-going in Chicago
Drive-in movies are coming to a stadium outside Chicago
The home of the Chicago Red Stars will host open-air screenings this summer.
The best movie theaters in Chicago
There are our favorite places to catch a matinee or late-night screening.
Best dine-in movie theaters in Chicago
Want a meal while you watch? These theaters serve food to accompany your film.