Free and Cheap Things to Do in Chicago
|GMT-5||Fri June 30, 2017|
|All day||Guide to Chicago Beaches|
|All day||Metra Kids Ride Free All Summer|
|All day||Explore Cook County Forest Preserves|
|All day||Tickets on sale Bears Family Fun Fest|
|All day||2017 Free Chicago Museum Days|
|All day||Chicago Park District low cost camping|
|All day||Southside Chicago Farmer’s Markets|
|All day||Lincoln Park Zoo: Free Kids Activities|
|8:00 am - 9:00 am||The Lurie Garden: Free Lectures and Workshops|
|9:30 am - 11:00 am||City of Chicago: Free Business Education Workshops|
|10:00 am - 2:00 pm||Millennium Park Free Family Fun Festival|
|All day||Free Ravinia tickets from CPL|
|11:00 am - 1:30 pm||Free lunchtime Grant Park Music Festival rehearsals|
|12:00 pm - 1:00 pm||Run through Foam at Navy Pier|
|12:00 pm - 1:00 pm||Free events at Daley Plaza under the Picasso|
|12:00 pm - 10:00 pm||Windy City Ribfest June 30-July 2|
|12:10 pm - 1:15 pm||Free concerts Fourth Presbyterian Church Chicago|
|4:30 pm - 6:30 pm||Free music Park Grill Plaza every Friday|
|5:30 pm - 11:30 pm||Free Music Navy Pier|
|5:30 pm - 9:00 pm||Free Millennium Park concerts|
|6:00 pm - 8:00 pm||Free events The 606 Chicago|
|7:00 pm - 11:00 pm||$5 Doc Films University of Chicago|
|8:00 pm - 9:00 pm||The Lurie Garden: Free Lectures and Workshops|
|8:30 pm - 11:00 pm||Free outdoor movies Lincoln Park|
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