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First Thursdays Gallery Walks (suspended)

First Thursdays Gallery Walks (suspended)

CADA’s website indicates that First Thursday Gallery Walks have been suspended.¬† Hopefully they will resume soon… ūüôĀ   Previous post: It’s getting to be that time of year again…indoor activities!¬† I like galleries and...

Free concerts by the Chicago Chamber Orchestra 2011-12

Free concerts by the Chicago Chamber Orchestra 2011-12

Can I tell you that the more I look for free events in the Chicago-area, the more I find?   Most people know of the free concerts in Millennium Park or which street fests we...

Chicago Civic Orchestra: Free concerts

Chicago Civic Orchestra: Free concerts

More free culture in Chicago… The Civic Orchestra of Chicago is offering almost free concerts throughout its season.¬† ¬†Tickets may have a handling fee (about $4), but it is still a great price. The...

Free Night of Theater 2011

Free Night of Theater 2011

Various theaters around the country are participating in a Free Night of Theater.   Tickets become available until 23 September 2011, so check it out soon!   Free shows are for specific performances in October.  People...

Chandler’s Guys Night Out!

Chandler’s Guys Night Out!

Chandler’s Chop House in Schaumburg is hosting a Guys’ Night Out.¬† This event will host vendors¬†showcasing Scotch tastings, hair cuts, cigar vendors, and sporting equipment…so lots of manly-man stuff!¬† ¬†(See, we can find free...

Art Institute of Chicago: Free admission and discounts

Art Institute of Chicago: Free admission and discounts

See the free Chicago museum day post for the latest. The Art Institute of Chicago is my favorite museum in this city. I enjoy picking a new-to-me gallery, inspecting it thoroughly, and then heading...