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The best holiday pop-ups in Chicago

Get festive at these holiday pop-ups perfect for shopping, drinking and merrymaking throughout Chicago.


You've toured the roster of Chicago Christmas lights, seen the city's huge downtown tree and tuned into a virtual holiday theater production—now what? For an extra-jolly time this December, visit some of the city's best holiday-themed pop-ups, which promise versatile ways to celebrate. Whether you're looking to cross some items off your holiday gift list, imbibe festive cocktails or just soak up the spirit of the season, you'll find something to love about these limited-time events. Don't forget your mask if you're headed to an in-person pop-up, but there are also plenty of virtual options if you're more comfortable staying inside.

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