Free or cheap things to do in Chicago this week

Free or cheap things to do in Chicago this week. 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...]

Free Chinese New Year events Chicago

Free Chinese New Year events Chicago. Chicago will celebrate Chinese New Year throughout the city with a variety of special events, programs and performances. This year is The Year of the Rooster 4715. Free Family Event at the Art Institute January 19 - February 11, 2017, 10:30AM–5:00PM Ryan Learning Center  More info here. The Artist's Studio: … [Read More...]

Latinicity: Great Latin Food Hall

Latinicity: Chicago's great Latin Food Hall. After a year Latinicity seems to be finding an audience. It's much more crowded when I pop in around 5PM on weekdays. Here are some changes they've made. New developments: Latinicity has changed their Sunday Brunch (11AM-3PM) deal. It is now $39.99 for unlimited food and mimosa and sangria, $19.99 for … [Read More...]

Babies “R” Us/Toys “R” Us Gear trade-up event

Babies “R” Us/Toys “R” Us Gear trade-up event. Beginning January 20-February 20, 2017, Babies “R” Us/Toys “R” Us is holding a One & Only Gear Trade-Up Event, a national, in-store event that provides you the opportunity to trade in your old, outdated, outgrown or unused qualifying gear and furniture items in exchange for savings when you purchase a … [Read More...]

Walgreens: $10 Off $50 With Visa Checkout

Walgreens: $10 Off $50 With Visa Checkout. I've written about Visa Checkout previously here. What is Visa Checkout It's a more secure way to checkout online. From time-to-time they offer deals to use their website. The Offer This Visa Checkout offer is back where you can save $10 off a purchase of $50 or more at You can only use this … [Read More...]

Free Academy Awards Panel

Free Academy Awards Panel. Attention movie buffs. RSVP to the 2017 Academy Awards Nominations Panel and watch Chicago's top film critics debate the just-announced Oscar Nominations. When: January 24, 2017 at 4:30 PM Where: Gene Siskel Film Center, 164 N State St, 312-846 2800. Register to attend here. Everyone who RSVPs will be entered into a … [Read More...]

Harold Washington Library: Free Business, Law and Money lecture series

Harold Washington Library: free Business, Law and Money lecture series. The Chicago Public Library's FREE Business, Law and Money lecture series continues with the following events: Where:  Harold Washington Library Center, 400 S. State Street Law at the Library: Changes in Tax Law Monday, January 23, 2017 (12:15PM – 1:15PM) Chicago Authors … [Read More...]

Northerly Island: Free Polar Adventure Day

Northerly Island: Free Polar Adventure Day. Celebrate the Annual Polar Adventure Days and explore the outdoors at Northerly Island during the winter. When:  Saturday, January 21 and February 25, 2016 Time: 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM Where:  Northerly Island, 1521 S. Linn White Dr. (312) 745-2910 (Fieldhouse) (312)540-2668 (FirstMerit Bank Pavilion at … [Read More...]