A complete guide to Chicago events
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July 2016 events calendar for Chicago
A Grateful Dead reunion, Taste of Chicago, Pitchfork Music Festival and more
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This week's top events
Millennium Park Summer Film Series
Bring your blanket and your favorite movie snacks and sprawl out on the Millennium Park lawn. This season’s film offerings include some ’80s...
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Millennium Park summer concert series lineup
Enjoy free concerts all summer long
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Cocktails taste so much better outside
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Look no further for live music
Concerts in Chicago
The Hoyle Brothers
After a long week at the office, sometimes the only way to wind down and prepare for a weekend of relaxation is to listen to some country music. The Hoyle...
Bric-a-Brac Scummer Slam
Local nostalgia peddlers Bric-a-Brac Records host an end of the summer party in the East Room parking lot, bringing together an expansive lineup of punk acts...
Chicago Underground Comedy
This outstanding night of comedy takes in four to five comics each week. Keep your eye on some of these folks: they're going places.
Get Up, Stand Up
The Public House Theatre's weekly show mixes open mic and featured comedians. Would-be performers can sign up on Facebook.
The top Chicago music festivals
Chicago's largest summer music festival takes over Grant Park with big acts and even bigger porta-potty lines
Pitchfork Music Festival
Union Park turns into a hipster paradise at this indie-leaning summer festival
A sea of bros in neon tank tops flock to this massive EDM festival in Soldier Field
The punks invade Humboldt Park at this sprawling rock festival on the city's Northwest Side
Do your Labor Day plans include jam bands, hip-hop acts, DJs and glow sticks? You're probably a Coastie