2017 Free Chicago Museum Days. Visiting museums can be very expensive. Thanks to the Illinois General Assembly many … [Read More...]
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Free museum admission: Chicago Public Library passes. Who is eligible If you’re a Chicago Public Library (CPL) … [Read More...]
Free fitness classes at Navy Pier. Check out free yoga and movement classes at Navy Pier on Sundays, Tuesdays and … [Read More...]
Every year on Earth Day Friends of the Parks (FOTP) organizes a city-wide park clean up day. This years event is on … [Read More...]
Friends of the Chicago River is the only organization solely dedicated to the Chicago River. Every year they organize … [Read More...]
Free event MCA Chicago. Where: Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E. Chicago Avenue The Museum of Contemporary Art … [Read More...]
$5 Doc Films at University of Chicago. Doc Films screens movies every night of the academic year, dedicating one night a … [Read More...]
Free Events Macy's Flower Show. Spring has sprung inside the State Street store - the Macy's Flower Show is here! Enjoy … [Read More...]
Free Events Smart Museum of Art. The Smart Museum is always free. Where: The Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood, … [Read More...]
Explore Cook County Forest Preserves. The Forest Preserve District of Cook County, with more than 69,000-acres, is the … [Read More...]
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