Lincoln Park Weekend Guide – January 25 – 28

Posted on January 23, 2018

Get ready for another fun-filled weekend in Lincoln Park! Check out some blues music, dine on delicious food, laugh out loud at one of our legendary comedy venues, or check out a movie.

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Lincoln Park Family

Magic Tree House: Showtime with Shakespeare @ Emerald City Theater
Emerald City Theater brings the critically-acclaimed book series by Mary Pope Osborne to life. Join daring sibling duo, Jack and Annie, as they climb into a musical time machine to travel back to Shakespearean England to save the famed bard’s show.

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Emerald City Theater @ Apollo Theater
2540 N. Lincoln

Birds of Paradise @ Peggy Notebaert
Journey to the exotic world of New Guinea with Birds of Paradise: Amazing Avian Evolution, a new exhibition featuring the extravagant plumage, crazy courtship dances and bizarre behaviors of the extraordinary birds.

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Peggy Notebaert
2430 N. Cannon

Race: Are We So Different? @ Chicago History Museum
Enjoy an educational outing with the family this weekend at Chicago History Museum. Race is the first national exhibition to dive into the concept of race from the biological, cultural and historical points of view and offers an unprecedented look at race and racism in the United States.

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Chicago History Museum
1601 N. Clark

Lincoln Park Theater

ArcLight Cinemas
Enjoy an exclusive viewing of the Golden Globe winning movie “In The Fade” playing at ArcLight Cinemas this weekend only along with the national release of “Maze Runner: The Death Cure”.

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ArcLight Cinemas
1500 N. Clybourn

Rose @ Greenhouse Theater Center
Raves from the Chicago Tribune for Rose! “One of the best performances of the year…TERRIFIC!” – Chris Jones

Now Playing through March 11
Greenhouse Theater Center
2257 N. Lincoln

BLKS @ Steppenwolf Theatre
Three friends. One messed up night. A whole lot of growing pains.

Now Playing through January 28
Steppenwolf Theatre
1650 N. Halsted

Lincoln Park Food & Drink

Chicago Restaurant Week
Chicago Restaurant Week is back for its 11th year! With 370 restaurants participating, 25 from the Lincoln Park area, enjoy Chicago’s boisterous food scene with special prix fixe menus starting at $22 for brunch or lunch, and $33 and/or $44 for dinner.

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January 26 – February 8

Customer Appreciation Week @ White Oak Tavern & Inn
Don’t miss out on your chance to dine on a 3-course prix fixe tasting menu this weekend for $39 per person at White Oak Tavern & Inn for customer appreciation week!

Full schedule here.
White Oak Tavern & Inn
1200 W. Webster

Lincoln Park Comedy

Ben Gleib @ Zanies
Writer, host, and executive producer of the Emmy nominated game show “Idiotest” and hailed by TBS as “one of the funniest comedians working today”, Ben Gleib will be stopping through Chicago as apart of his Laugh it Off Tour.

Thursday, January 25 – Sunday, January 28
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Zanies Chicago
1548 N. Wells

Leonard Ouzts @ Zanies
Leonard Ouzts was named by RollingStone last year as one of the 10 comedians you need to know and has been seen doing stand-up comedy on All-Def Comedy, Conan, Gotham Comedy Live, and Wild N’ Out.

Sunday, January 28
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1548 N. Wells

She the People: Girlfriends’ Guide to Sisters Doing it For Themselves @ The Second City
“She the People is both a zany and poignant survey of all things girl. …A reassuringly funny discussion about sexism and the world of women.” – The Real Chicago

Thursday, January 25 – Sunday, January 28
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The Second City
230 W. North

After Hours A Late Night Improv Show
Come see an entirely improvised, entirely ridiculous 60 minutes that’ll leave you with a full-fledged comedy hangover. Suggested Rating: R

Friday, January 26 – Saturday, January 27
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The Second City
230 W. North

Legendary Laughs @ The Second City
“A hilarious night out…the best of Chicago comedy!” – The Real Chicago

Saturday, January 27
Every Saturday running through March
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The Second City
230 W. North

Lincoln Park Music

Kingston Mines
Head over to world famous blues club Kingston Mines this weekend to enjoy the rhythmic sounds of some of Chicago’s treasured blues singers while dining on some delicious Southern-style fare.

Thursday, January 25 – Sunday, January 28
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Kingston Mines
2548 N. Halsted

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