The weekend has finally arrived. No plans yet? Don't worry! We have plenty of recommendations for the best things to do in Chicago this weekend. If you're organizing a night out on the town, you'll want to check out upcoming concerts and the city's best bars. After a crazy night, nurse a hangover at one of Chicago's top 20 brunch spots. Want to get out of the city altogether? Take a look at our top weekend getaways and explore all that the Midwest has to offer. Make sure to have some fun before it's Monday morning (again).
Things to do on Friday
It's time to kick back, relax and get the weekend started with these Friday night events
Things to do on Saturday
Plan your ultimate Saturday night with our guide to parties, shows and more
Things to do on Sunday
Make the last day of the weekend count with brunch suggestions, events and more
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Chicago's top 20 brunch restaurants
What's for brunch?