Things to do in Chicago this Saturday

Ease into the weekend with our guide to brunch, Saturday events and things to do in the evening

Photograph: Martha WilliamsDove's Luncheonette

Saturday is your first full day of freedom after five days of office drudgery. Make the most of it by exploring the city, eating at a new restaurant or checking out a museum. In the evening, enjoy Chicago's exciting nightlife at a nightclub or head to the multiplex to catch the latest crowd-pleasing blockbuster. Take a look at our top picks for things to do on Saturday.

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Go out for brunch

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Eating out?

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Grab a drink

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From awesome outdoor drinking spots to dive bars that stay open until the wee hours of the morning, the drinking options in Chicago are limitless.

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