Circus in North Side, Chicago

The Great Benjamin's Circus for Two Adults and Three Children (April 8–9)

The Great Benjamin's Circus

Northwoods Mall

Third-generation big-top circus thrills crowds with a human cannonball act, motorcycle stunt riders, and the Wheel of Destiny.

$39.99 $35

$46 for $100 Worth of Services — Matt's Circus

Matt's Circus

North Side

Good massages and stuff.

$100 $46

$29 for Two Adult Sports-Acrobatics Classes at MSA & Circus Arts ($60 Value)

MSA & Circus Arts

Logan Square

Learn floor-tumbling moves, such as bounces, flips, and handstands, and jump on a regulation-sized trampoline equipped with safety lines

$60 $29

"The Last Circus"

The Revival

The Revival

Step right up! Step right up! Chicago theater The Revival presents The Last Circus.

$15 $10.50

"Timeless Magic"

Theater Wit

North Side

$18 $13

Visit for One, Two, or Four to the Chicago History Museum (67% Off)

Chicago History Museum

Chicago History Museum

Chicago museum brings history to life with 22 million artifacts & topical exhibits, including a look at railroad workers during WWI

$16 $6

"Learning The Ropes" Class for One or Two at First Ascent Climbing (Up to 54% Off)

First Ascent Climbing

First Ascent Avondale

Participants 14 years and older learn rope skills for climbing up to 6 stories tall

$73 $35

Admission for One, Two or Four at Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum (Up to 51% Off)

Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum

North Side

Nature Museum is Chicago’s gateway to nature and science featuring living animals, hands-on exhibits, and the world renowned Butterfly Haven

$9 $6

$40 for an Indoor or Outdoor Class for One at Trapeze School New York in Chicago ($75 Value)

Trapeze School New York in Chicago

Multiple Locations

Expert instructors with backgrounds in circus and stunt work teach basic trapeze skills and safety on the finest equipment.

$75 $40

Private Lakefront Sailing Tours with Windy City Sailing (Up to 33% Off)

Windy City Sailing

North Side

Licensed captains charter along the Chicago lakefront in Lake Michigan

$600 $400

Free Kids' Event: The Storybook Mom at Little Threads Every Monday

Free Kids' Event: The Storybook Mom at Little Threads

Little Threads

During storytime at a Roscoe Village kids’ clothing boutique, theater vet Nili Yelin performs stories for 2-year-olds and their families

$0 $0

Free Kids' Event: Free Admission Day at Chicago History Museum

Free Admission Day at Chicago History Museum

North Side

On select days, Illinois residents receive free admission to the Chicago History Museum to view its exhibits spanning the city’s rich past

$0 $0

Robot Birthday Party for up to 10, 15, or 20 Children at Robot City Workshop (Up to 14% Off)

Robot City Workshop

North Side

$400 $350

Portrait Painting Class for One, Two, or Four at Ian Sherwin Gallery (Up to 62% Off)

Ian Sherwin Gallery

Ian Sherwin Gallery

School of the Art Institute of Chicago-trained painter helps students create portraits at the Field Museum

$80 $34.50

$9 for 15 Batting Cage Tokens at Sluggers World Class Sports Bar ($20 Value)

Sluggers World Class Sports Bar


Sports bar’s upstairs game room includes batting cages where guests can practice their swings and crush fastballs

$20 $9

Dog Swims and Access to Indoor Park, Redeemable Monday–Friday (Up to 39% Off)

Doggy Paddle Aquatic Center for Dogs


Heated pools and dedicated instructors provide swimming fitness sessions to provide doggies with renewed energy and fun

$32 $22

Learning to Boulder Class for One or Two at First Ascent Climbing (Up to 49% Off)

First Ascent Climbing

Far North Side

Learn essential techniques for bouldering, a more powerful style of climbing on shorter walls, all in a relaxed, small-group environment

$54 $28

Swim with Dolphins in Mexico, Caribbean and Jamaica at Dolphin Discovery (Up to 38% Off). 15 Locations Available

Dolphin Discovery

Online Deal

Splash and play with the dolphins during in-water experiences that can include getting a wet smooch or an unforgettable swim

$109 $69

Free Kids’ Event: Greek Independence Day Parade

Greek Independence Day Parade

Fulton Market

Mark the independence of Greece by heading to Greektown and checking out marchers in traditional garb

$0 $0

Themed Parties from It's My Party (Up to 40% Off)

It's My Party


Kids enjoy sweets, goody bags, games, and more during an at-home thtmed party

$450 $274

Scavenger Hunt Tickets for Two or Four at The Great Puzzle Pursuit (Up to 51% Off)

The Great Puzzle Pursuit

Online Deal

Participants compete in scavenger hunt full of puzzles and ciphers that take them throughout the city and gets the chance to win cash prizes

$79 $39

$100 for $200 Groupon — Five Star Characters

Five Star Characters


From the merchant: We give your party the spark it needs. Superhero and cartoon characters available.

$200 $100

Two 30-Minute Guitar Lessons or Four with an Optional Voice Lesson at Heart of Singing (Up to 95% Off)

Heart of Singing

Heart of Singing

Seasoned musician inspires versatile guitar techniques during lessons tailored to the student’s skill level and goals

$100 $8

"Penelope Pennyworth Girl Detective and the Case of Mr. Nobody"

The Edge Theater

Far North Side

$10 $7.50

$28 for $50 Worth of Services — Chicago Flute Academy

Chicago Flute Academy


From the merchant: Flute lessons in the comfort of your own home. Learn from a friendly teacher who cares!

$50 $28

30-Minute Private Music Lesson or a One-Month Membership to the Music Gym at Evolution Music (58% Off)

Evolution Music


Private lessons in your chosen instrument; Music Gym lets you show up whenever to use the school’s video lessons and ask teachers for help

$80 $34

$22 for $40 Worth of Services — Divine Purpose Youth Performing Arts Center

Divine Purpose Youth Performing Arts Center


From the merchant: Neighborhood Performing Arts Center located in Chicago with a music instructor serving your desire to learn

$40 $22

$33 for Three Private Guitar or Piano Lessons or Two Vocal Lessons at The Ultimate School of Guitar (Up to $72 Value)

The Ultimate School of Guitar


Basic to advanced lessons in guitar, piano, and vocals taught by talented instructors with educational and practical experience

$72 $28

$157 for $285 Worth of Cheerleading — KAOS Bulldogs Cheerleading

Kaos Bulldogs Cheerleading


Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

$285 $157

$27 for $60 Worth of Services — Music Lessons With Phil Circle

Music Lessons With Phil Circle


From the merchant: Guitar Lessons From An Experienced Teacher and Working Professional Musician Tailored To Your Specific Needs

$60 $27