Street Fests Overdrive: June 2012 Edition

So you don’t have hundreds of dollars to spend just to stand outside day drinking, binge eating and listening to live music simultaneously??? No problem! There are plenty of killer street fests this summer where you can have fun without breaking the bank.

Check out our picks for must-attend street fests in June!

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Cheap Things To Do This Weekend, June 8-10

We’re sorry, but this weekend = Prometheus weekend. Everything else is secondary. But we’ll be nice and give you some suggestions of what to do with the rest of your free time. Continue reading

Wes Anderson Inspired Art Show Opening In Pilsen

If you’re like us, then you’ve been patiently awaiting the arrival of Wes Anderson’s new film Moonrise Kingdom for some time now. Celebrate the film’s opening weekend by heading to Gallery 27 in Pilsen for their inaugural art show Futura, featuring works inspired by the films of Mr. Anderson.  Continue reading

Chicago Piano Day

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s annual Keys to the City Festival kicked off today. While there are many exciting things happening throughout this two-week celebration, we are most looking forward to Chicago Piano Day (Sunday, May 27th).

Why? Because it’s free! And David Hyde Pierce will be there! Oh, and also, there are ton of amazing performances and events happening all day long.

But perhaps the best part of Chicago Piano Day is that there is truly something for everyone:

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