Detailed   Calendar 
Saturday 2019.08.17
Farmers Markets at Various city locations.
Fun Bands at Navy Pier Beer Garden nightly.
Movies in the Parks at Various Chicago parks.
Pleasant Outdoor Concerts daily at Ravinia.
Shakespeare's Best at Various City Parks.
Summer Vacation at Chicago Public Schools.
7:00a Illinois State Fair at Illinois State Fairgrounds.
10:00a Bristol Renaissance Faire (Sa/Su).
12:00p * Glenwood Ave Arts Fest.
12:00p International Art Open at Woman Made Gallery.
6:00p Chicago Summerdance at Grant Park.
6:00p College of Complexes at Dappers East Restaurant.
6:30p Grant Park Music Festival (We/Fr/Sa).
7:00p Bands at Montrose Beach.
9:30p "Twisted" at Berlin.
10:15p Fireworks at Navy Pier (We+Sa).
10:30p Vaudezilla! at Stage 773.

Sunday 2019.08.18
6:00a Wolff's Flea Market & Antique Mall at Allstate.
9:00a ** Air and Water Show at Peaks at North Avenue beach.
11:00a Vintage Garage.
2:00p Model Rocket Launching at East Branch Forest Preserve.
3:00p Chicago Bike Polo at Garfield Park.
6:00p New cartoons on FOX.
7:30p Dance for Life at Auditorium.

Monday 2019.08.19
National Aviation Day.
6:30p Millennium Park Concerts at Pritzker (Mo/Th).
10:00p Monday Night Ride at Lincoln Monument.

Tuesday 2019.08.20
6:00p Chi Hack Night at 1871.
6:30p Millennium Park Movies (Tu).

Wednesday 2019.08.21
9:00p South Park new episode on COM.

Thursday 2019.08.22
1:00p "Uproar Fest" at Tinley Park Amphitheatre.

Friday 2019.08.23
Start of Virgo.
10:00a * Wizard World Comic-Con at Donald E. Stephens Convention Center.
7:30p Group Skate at Daley Plaza.

Saturday 2019.08.24
Backlot Bash at Downtown Skokie.
12:00p Chicago Jazz Festival at Grant Park.
12:00p Taste of Greece at Greektown.

Sunday 2019.08.25
** Circus In The Parks (Sa+Su).
7:00a SuperSprint and Kids Triathlon at Lakefront at Foster.
11:00a Bucktown Arts Fest at Senior Citizen Memorial Park.

Monday 2019.08.26
Women's Equality Day.
1:00p * International Gotopless day at North Avenue Beach.
9:00p Burning Man at Black Rock City NV.

Tuesday 2019.08.27
Lyndon B. Johnson's Birthday.
10:00p Bittersweet at Berlin.

Thursday 2019.08.29
6:00p Atomic Sketch Event at Green Eye Lounge.

Friday 2019.08.30
Fringe Fest at Various venues.
5:45p Critical Mass at Daley Plaza.

Saturday 2019.08.31
North Coast Music Festival at Union Park.
10:00a African Festival of the Arts at Washington Park.
12:00p Taste of Polonia at Copernicus Center.

Sunday 2019.09.01
10:00a AIDS Run/Walk 5K at Soldier Field.
6:30p * Full Moon Fire Jam near lake south of Foster.
9:30p * Burning Man Main Burn at Black Rock City NV.
10:00p Madonnarama at Berlin.

Monday 2019.09.02
Labor Day.
9:30p Burning Man Temple Burn at Black Rock City NV.

Wednesday 2019.09.04
8:00a Chicago Public Schools open.
9:00p Movieoke at Whistler.

Friday 2019.09.06
5:45p Southside Critical Mass at Nichols Park Plaza.

Saturday 2019.09.07
German-American Fest at Lincoln Square.
7:00p Tributosaurus at Martyrs'.

Sunday 2019.09.08
Star Trek debut anniversary . Animated series also.
9:00a * Neighborhood Yard Sale at Andersonville.
10:00a * Lakeview Fest of Arts at Lakeview East.
2:00p Von Steuben Parade at Lincoln Avenue from Irving Park to Wilson and beyond.

Monday 2019.09.09
National Grandparents Day.
Rosh Hashanah.

Now playing at Theaters Everywhere.
WAY too much great theater and comedy and dance to cover at Hundreds of city locations.