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What’s On This Weekend In Chicago

What’s On This Weekend In Chicago

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Updated: 26 May 2016
Although rain is in the forecast, warm weather is also going to be hitting Chicago this weekend and we’re looking forward to it. With the end of Chicago’s Craft Beer Week coming up and May in general, there are plenty of things to do around the city that are worth getting a little wet for.


FESTIVAL   |   Chicago Craft Beer Week

Chicagoans love their craft beer and this is the beer event to appreciate that fact fully throughout the city. Find out details of events here before it ends this weekend.



ART   |   Invisible Man: Gordon Parks and Ralph Ellison in Harlem

The Art Institute of Chicago is showcasing the collaborative works of these major cultural figures. Find out more about this new exhibition here.

FOOD   |   Health food restaurants

There’s something about warm weather that makes us want to lighter, healthier food. These restaurants make it easy and delicious to do so.

Spinach Salad | © kaboompics/Pixabay

Spinach Salad | © kaboompics/Pixabay


MUSIC   |   Tom Petty at the Riviera Theatre

Tom Petty and his band Mudcrutch are coming to Chicago as part of a limited tour. Find out more here.



FITNESS   |   Bike the Drive

Once a year bicyclists shut down Lake Shore Drive for a chance to ride the drive in a more relaxed manner. Find more information here.


MUSIC   |   Belmont-Sheffield Music Festival

You don’t have to wait until the summer to start enjoying the city’s music festivals. Find more information on the festivalhere.

© Kanwar Sandhu/Flickr

© Kanwar Sandhu/Flickr


FOOD   |   Pocky Truck

Keep your eyes peeled for a red truck giving out free Pocky around the city. Find out how to find it on purpose here.