Lincoln Park Weekend Guide November 2 – 5

Posted on October 31, 2017.

Brave the cold weather and have fun in our neighborhood! Brighten your weekend at one of our comedy clubs, live music venues or theaters.

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Lincoln Park Theatre

Into the Woods @ DePaul Theatre
Directed by Barry Brunetti Into the Woods is a musical twist on the beloved Brothers Grimm fairy tales that follows Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Jack and the Beanstalk, and Rapunzel.

Friday, November 3 through November 12
7:30 p.m.
Sundays 2:00 p.m.
Fullerton Stage @ DePaul Theatre School
2350 N. Racine
Get your tickets here.

Burf of a Nation @ Greenhouse Theatre
Come see this intriguing play about a southern farmer enraged by the current political climate. Covfefe Lamont Jenkins is a man who makes his opinions known via Twitter which leads to him being directly responsible for his beef with the POTUS.

Through November 19
Thursdays through Saturdays 8:30 p.m.
Sundays 3:00 p.m.
Downstairs Studio @ Greenhouse Theatre
2257 N. Lincoln
Tickets, here.

Fun Home @ Victory Gardens
Make the most out of the extended time this play is available! Experience one of Broadway’s most original musicals and winner of 5 Tony Awards, Fun Home, inspired by Alison Bechdel’s best-selling graphic memoir.

Now through November 16
Fridays 7:30 p.m.
Saturdays, 3:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Sundays, 3:00 p.m.
The Biograph Theatre
2433 N Lincoln
Tickets available here.

The Skin Of Our Teeth @ Remy Bumppo
Celebrate the 75th anniversary of the Wilder’s American Classic with Remy Bumppo first week of The Skin Of Our Teeth– an epic tragicomedy by Thornton Wilder.

Through November 12
Greenhouse Theatre Center
Upstairs Mainstage
2257 N. Lincoln
For showtimes and tickets call (773) 4047336

Lincoln Park Comedy

The Best Magic Show @ The iO Theatre
Go to The iO Theatre for a night of interactive magic with Stephen Hanthorn where Magic, Theatre, and Improv collide each Friday.

Fridays 8:30 p.m.
The Jason Chin Harold Cabaret @ The iO Theatre
1501 N. Kingsbury

Dream Freaks Fall From Space @ The Second City
This show holds a funhouse mirror up to the already bizarre times in which we’re living. The powerhouse cast delivers a show that’s surreal, musical, maniacal, and utterly entertaining all at the same time.

Through December 31
Thursdays 8:00 p.m.
Fridays and Saturdays 8:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m.
Sundays 7:00 p.m.
The Second City
1608 N. Wells

Improv All- Stars @ UP Comedy Club
See Chicago’s finest improvisers under the direction of the legendary Mick Napier in an evening of unscripted and unequaled improvisational comedy. This show is interactive, hilarious and thoroughly original.

Fridays and Saturdays 11:00 p.m.
UP Comedy Club
230 W. North

Lincoln Park Music

Milk Carton Kids @ Old Town School Of Folk Music
Grammy-nominated harmony duo The Milk Carton Kids are on tour after releasing their third album, Monterey, to rave reviews, garnering their second Grammy nomination.  

Friday, November 3
8:00 p.m.
Saturday, November 4
8:00 p.m.
Gary and Laura Maurer Concert Hall
4544 N. Lincoln
For last chance tickets, add your email to the notification list.

Arkells @ Lincoln Hall
Arkells are a Canadian rock band that prominently features political motivations in their music. This original group is on tour promoting their fourth album, Morning Report.

Friday, November 3
9:00 p.m.
Lincoln Hall
2424 N. Lincoln

Campfire Caravan Tour 2017 @ Lincoln Hall
The show features The Brothers Comatose, Mipso, and The Lil Smokies who host a raucous party with a wholesome spirit. Campfire Caravan celebrates the American tradition of gathering communities around music.

Saturday, November 4
9:00 p.m.
Lincoln Hall
2424 N. Lincoln

Faculty Artist Series: Ilya Kaler, violin @ DePaul University School Of Music
Go experience Ilya Kaler, one of the most outstanding personalities of the violin today, whose career ranges from that of a soloist and recording artist to chamber musician and professor.

Sunday, November 5
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
DePaul University Concert Hall
800 W. Belden
Register for free tickets here.


Lincoln Park Food

Wine and Chocolate Tasting @ KC Chocolatier
KC Chocolatier presents Mr. Robert W. Otto, the President of Chicago Gourmets as the wine pairings expert in their Wine & Chocolate Tasting series featuring KC Belgian chocolates.

Sunday, November 5
1:oo p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
KC Chocolatier
545 W. Diversey
Call 773-525-7775 to reserve your ticket, $30 in advance and $40 at the door.

First Indoor Green City Market Of The Season! @ Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum
Farmer’s market season might be over unless you head over to the Nature Museum this Saturday morning! Go shop and taste all of the artisanal, natural foods and don’t forget to enjoy the museum exhibits while you’re there!

Saturday, November 4
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Nature Museum
240 N. Cannon

Make sure to check out our brunch guide to see if you tried all of our neighborhood gems!

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