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Chicago events calendar for 2023

Find the best things to do all year long with our Chicago events calendar of 2023's biggest festivals, concerts, parades and art shows

Emma Krupp
Jeffy Mai
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Emma Krupp
Jeffy Mai

Looking for something to do in Chicago today, this weekend or in the coming months? You’ve come to the right place. Winter has arrived in Chicago, but you can distract yourself from the season’s ever-colder temps with sledding, ice skating, snowboarding and other diversions unique to this festive time of year. Plus, don’t miss out on the upcoming spate of free museum days and other fun things to do inside throughout Chicago, whether you want to try your hand at rock climbing or catch a cozy matinee. Experience the best of the city with our year-round guide to top-tier events and things to do in Chicago. 

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