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 follow us … [Read More...]

Garfield Park Conservatory: Spring Flower Show

Garfield Park Conservatory: Spring Flower Show. Spring's coming early to the Garfield Park Conservatory.  The FREE Spring Flower Show: "Spring Training". Where: Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 N. Central Park Ave, Show House, 312-746-5100 When: Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - Wednesday, May 10, 2017 from 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM The Conservatory's Show … [Read More...]

Free Shakespeare in Chicago Suburbs

Free Shakespeare in Chicago Suburbs. The Shakespeare Project of Chicago theatrical reading series presents free Shakespeare. Admission is free, seating is limited. An introduction to the play commences 15 minutes prior to curtain. Admission is free, seating is limited. * Pre-registration required at Niles Public Library (call 847-663-1234) * … [Read More...]

Harold Washington Library: Free Lectures

Harold Washington Library: Free Lectures. Where:  Harold Washington Library Center, 400 S. State Street, 312-747-4300. Black Words Matter: Celebrating Black Voices On Stage and Beyond, the Goodman Theatre Chuck Smith Lecture Thursday, February 23, 2017 (6:30PM – 8:30PM) The Goodman Theatre presents the Chuck Smith Lecture titled Black Words … [Read More...]

Starbucks Breakfast Deal

Starbucks Breakfast Deal. Now through April 2, 2017, Starbucks is offering a combo deal to get your day started on the cheap. For $5, get a Grande size hot brewed coffee and a Bacon Gouda or Sausage, Cheddar & Egg breakfast sandwich at participating locations. (There are no substitutions and Clover-brewed coffees are excluded.) You must purchase … [Read More...]

Palm: Sunday Surf and Turf Deal

Palm: Sunday Surf and Turf Deal $49. This just in: head to the Palm on Sunday February 19 and/or Sunday February 26 for their Surf and Turf special ~ 9 oz Filet Mignon paired with a 6 oz Nova Scotia Lobster tail or Jumbo lump crab cake for $49.*   The "turf" alone is probably worth $49.  Cheers! The Palm, 303 E. Wacker Drive, 312-616-1000. The … [Read More...]

Best prix fixe lunch deals Chicago

Best prix fixe lunch deals Chicago. One of the best ways to save money dining out is to go out for lunch instead of dinner.  Another way is to find a great prix fixe deal.  I've also included places where lunch is much cheaper than dinner. The following deals are Monday-Friday only except where noted. Hours and availability change so always call first … [Read More...]

Adler Planetarium free stargazing events

Adler Planetarium free stargazing events Where:  Adler Planetarium, 1300 S. Lake Shore Drive, West side of Main building. When:  Saturday, February 18, 2017, 7:00PM–10:00PM. This event is free, open to the public, family friendly and weather permitting. Chicago Astronomers will set-up their equipment just west of the Adler Planetarium to view … [Read More...]