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What’s On In Chicago | Weekend May 6 - 8 2016
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What’s On In Chicago | Weekend May 6 - 8 2016

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Updated: 11 May 2016
Looking to solve puzzles while seeing wild animals? Or maybe looking to sample different brews at Chicago’s largest beer festival? Maybe you’ve been putting off seeing the Art Institute of Chicago’s Van Gogh’s Bedrooms exhibit? There’s a wide variety of events going on this weekend around the city and we’re guessing at least one of them will be perfect for you.


ADVENTURE | Lincoln Park Zoo Challenge

Grab some friends and go on a scavenger hunt in a one of kind venue. Find out more here.


FESTIVAL | Chicago Kids and Kites Festival

There are few family days better than the Chicago Kids and Kites Festival, from kites to face painting and more. Find more information on the event here.

SPORTS | Kentucky Derby Viewing Parties

The horse racing event of the year is upon us and Chicago has its share of viewing parties. With themed snacks, drinks, and an excuse to wear big, fancy hats, find out more about these events here.

FESTIVAL | Chicago Beer Classic

Chicago’s largest beer festival is set to open again on the grass of Soldier Field. Find out more information here.


THEATRE | The King and I

The Lyric Opera of Chicago’s production of the King and I closes this month. Find more information on this visually stunning show here.

ART | Van Gogh’s Bedrooms

Don’t miss your last chance to see the Art Institute of Chicago’s hit exhibit Van Gogh’s Bedrooms before it’s set to close this month. Find out more here.

THEATRE | Chicago Improv Festival

Just when you thought Chicago couldn’t have any more improv shows, the Chicago Improv Festival comes to town. Check for more info here.