Free or cheap things to do in Chicago this weekend

Free or cheap things to do in Chicago this weekend. You can find a complete list of events by day on our Calendar page. Below the daily list are about 70 more Free or Cheap Things to do on any day. To keep up with the latest news on deals, discounts and free events in Chicago, sign up for the daily Chicago on the Cheap newsletter. You can also … [Read More...]

Taste of Chicago Survival Guide

The 36th Annual Taste of Chicago has opened.  There are 69 food vendors, including 18 food trucks and 17 pop-up restaurants (pop-ups for one- and two-days only). When:  July 6-10, 2016, Hours: Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, July 6-8: 11 am - 9 pm, and Saturday and Sunday, July 9 & 10: 10 am - 9 pm. Food and beverage sales end at 9:00PM. Where:  … [Read More...]

Visit museums free this weekend

Visit museums free this weekend. The first full weekend of the month is coming, and that means Bank of America customers can visit museums free through the bank’s Museums On Us program. Just show your Bank of America or Merrill Lynch credit or debit card and a photo ID on Saturday or Sunday, and you will get free admission to more than 150 museums and … [Read More...]

City of Chicago: free business education workshops

City of Chicago: free business education workshops. The City of Chicago, Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection, (BACP) offers FREE business workshops every Wednesday and Friday at City Hall, 121 N. LaSalle St., Room 805. Registration required at or call 312-744-2086.  ALWAYS call , check online or email to … [Read More...]

83% off Sam’s Club membership

If you've been thinking about trying out Sam's Club for warehouse shopping, now is the time. This is a great way to try it out and see the savings for yourself. A membership normally costs $45. That's what you pay for this deal, but you also receive all of the below benefits, for a total value of $155. This is valid at any Sam's Club location in the … [Read More...]

Second Fridays on the Chicago Cultural Mile

Second Fridays on the Chicago Cultural Mile. Check out free and cheap events along the Chicago Cultural Mile south along Michigan Avenue from the Chicago River to Roosevelt Road.  Every second Friday of the month there are concerts, cultural exhibitions, theater productions, city tours and other activities and services on offer for FREE or at a … [Read More...]

Free concerts at Chicago Cultural Center

Free concerts at Chicago Cultural Center. The Chicago Cultural Center hosts two free concert series year round at 12:15p on Mondays and Wednesdays. Chamber Mondays explore a rich diversity of chamber music, featuring Chicago’s most talented classical, jazz, and ethnic music instrumentalists and vocalists. Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concerts … [Read More...]