December 16, 2019


11:00 am-
8:00 pm
Christkindlmarket Daley Plaza. Experience the feel of a Christmas market in Germany. Explore vendors' products from all around the world and enjoy the unique...

The Arts

10:00 amA Christmas Carol Drury Lane Theater, Oakbrook Terrace. Musical theatrical performance.
6:00 pmXavier Omar Metro. R&B / soul music performance.
7:30 pmSwinging on a Star - A Tribute to Bing Crosby & The Andrews Sisters Marriott Theatre, Lincolnshire. Live concert performance.
7:30 pmSING! An Irish Christmas: Keith & Kristyn Getty Symphony Center. Celtic world music performance.
7:30 pmWilco Chicago Theatre. Pop / rock performance.
8:00 pmThe Armando Diaz Experience iO Theater. Live theatrical performance.


11:00 amNorthwestern Wildcats Women's Basketbal vs. Texas Arlington Mavericks Welsh Ryan Arena, Evanston. College basketball (Div I-A and Div I-AA) game.
7:00 pmDePaul Blue Demons Women's Basketball vs. UConn Huskies Wintrust Arena. College basketball (Div I-A and Div I-AA) game.

For Children

10:00 amStorytime Barnes & Noble Booksellers Clybourn. This event is the perfect chance for moms and/or dads to bond with their little one. Every... 773-871-3610
10:00 amStudio Drop In The DuPage Children's Museum, Naperville. Each session will explore alternating math, science, and art-related projects... 630-637-8000
1:00 pm-
6:00 pm
Open Play Days My Corner Playroom. Corner Playroom is a Parent/Caregiver supervised indoor play place for kids ages 6 months to 5 years... 773-388-2121


6:00 am-
7:30 am
Silent Sitting Inner Metamorphosis University - IMU. The thoughts and feelings that might arise during the silent sitting are simply to... 773-262-1468
10:30 amThe Chicago Pedway Tour James R. Thompson Center. This magical, all-indoor 90 minute tour will lead you through some of Chicago's best buildings without... 773-593-4873
12:00 pm-
8:00 pm
Skate Millennium Park Millennium Park. Take a spin around the rink with family and friends at this Chicago winter tradition. Operation is weather permitting, so...
7:15 pm-
9:00 pm
Meditation and Christian Mysticism Center of Light. This is a great class for those of you who want to learn to live more consciously, have more peace inside and who... 312-623-4418
7:30 pmVanessa Bell Armstrong & Tommie's Reunion Choir Rialto Square Theatre, Joliet. Religious concert performance.
Judy Istock Butterfly Haven Notebaert Nature Museum. The Judy Istock Butterfly Haven features a kaleidoscope of butterflies with 75 species from around... 773-755-5100
River Works Notebaert Nature Museum. Splash through this waterplay experience and learn about Chicago's waterways and how they support... 773-755-5100
Mysteries of the Marsh Notebaert Nature Museum. Explore the variety of local wetlands and the creatures that live there and find out why these increasingly... 773-755-5100
Wilderness Walk Notebaert Nature Museum. Three meticulously re-created environments in Wilderness Walk immerse visitors in a prairie, savanna... 773-755-5100
Hands-on Habitat Notebaert Nature Museum. Hands-on Habitat invites budding naturalists (ages 3 - 7) to explore the secret world of animal homes... 773-755-5100
The Extreme Green House Notebaert Nature Museum. The Extreme Green House explains how our homes are linked to nature and offers recycling tips... 773-755-5100
Istock Family Look-in Animal Lab Notebaert Nature Museum. A detailed look at our native wetlands and their residents. 773-755-5100