Symphony in Roscoe, IL

The Dancing Horses from September 1 through October 30

The Dancing Horses

The Dancing Horses Theatre

Equestrians & various horse breeds do a Vegas-style performance, followed by an exotic bird show featuring Echo from America’s Got Talent

$37.50 $18

$39 for Date Night with Two Movie Tickets and $100 eGift Card ($124 Value*)

Ultimate Date Night Package

Online Deal

Create your own ultimate date with movie tickets and a $100 eGift Card for dinner

$124 $39

Chicago Wolves Hockey Game on November 30

Chicago Wolves

Allstate Arena

The Wolves take on the Stars during an early-season matchup

$23.58 $15

Movie Theater Ticket Subscription Plans from MoviePass (Up to 44% Off). Four Options Available.


Online Deal

Smartphone app lets users reserve movie theater tickets at major theaters nationwide, saving them time and money

$17.99 $12.99

The Second City Presents Urban Twist for Two (October 14–December 16)

Second City Diversity and Inclusion presents: "Urban Twist", a hip sketch comedy revue featuring Bob Curry Fellows

The Blackout Cabaret - 2nd Floor Pipers Alley

The famed Chicago institution presents a night of political satire and sketch comedy written and performed by a diverse cast

$32 $16

"Graeme of Thrones" (November 1–6)

"Graeme of Thrones"

Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place

Graeme and friends attempt to recreate Game of Thrones onstage with no money, cast, or talent in this UK hit parody

$69.95 $53

Standup or Improv Comedy Show at The Comedy Shrine Theater through January 28

The Comedy Shrine

The Comedy Shrine Theater

Comics and resident improvisers fill standup showcases and a flagship show of short-form improv a la Whose Line Is It Anyway?

$20 $10

Ghosts & Goblins Halloween Day Party Cruise on Saturday, October 29 at 4:30 p.m.

Ghosts & Goblin's Halloween Day Party Cruise

DuSable Harbor

Don a costume, grab a drink, and set sail on the Halloween party cruise

$27.37 $20

"Thrones! The Musical Parody": A Parody of "Game of Thrones" (October 12-October 30)

"Thrones! A Musical Parody"

Apollo Theater

This send up of the HBO phenomenon puts a humorous, musical spin on the world of Westeros, including spoilers all the way through Season 6

$59.75 $18

General, VIP, or VIP Admission with a Drink to Laugh Factory Chicago Weekend or Tuesday-Night Comedy Shows

Laugh Factory

Laugh Factory

Legendary standup-comedy venue hosts some of the best local and touring comedians around during weekend and Tuesday night comedy shows

$10 $7

2.5-Hour Dinner Cruise from Odyssey Cruises (Up to 40% Off)

Odyssey Chicago

Navy Pier

Passengers admire Chicago’s skyline through large windows on the elegant evening cruises, complete with a three-course meal

$139.62 $84

NIU Huskies vs Toledo Rockets at Guaranteed Rate Field on November 9 at 7 p.m.

Northern Illinois Huskies vs. Toledo Rockets 

Guaranteed Rate Field

The NIU Huskies face their division rivals at a historic Chi-Town Showdown—the first football game ever played on the White Sox’s home turf

$55.40 $38

Survivor with John Waite and A Flock of Seagulls on Saturday, October 29 at 7 p.m.


Genesee Theatre

The arena rock titans behind “Eye of the Tiger” join forces with fellow ’70s and ’80s rockers John Waite and A Flock of Seagulls

$63 $31.50

Chicago Pet Show on Saturday, November 12–Sunday, November 13

Chicago Pet Show

Kane County Fairgrounds

Two days of demonstrations, seminars, and games from pet-friendly retailers and rescue groups, aimed at current and prospective pet owners

$14 $7

Cubs Playoff Game Rooftop Experience with All-Inclusive Food and Drink at Skybox on Sheffield (October 15–23)

NLCS Cubs Playoff Games at Skybox on Sheffield Rooftop

Skybox on Sheffield Rooftop

Enjoy iconic Wrigleyville experience from a three-tiered rooftop with food, beer, and wine

$311.99 $125

"DaVinci & Michelangelo – The Titans Experience" (November 5–December 30)

"DaVinci & Michelangelo – The Titans Experience"

Water Tower Place

Interact with DaVinci’s Machines before experiencing a live theatre production comparing DaVinci’s and Michelangelo’s works on-stage

$60 $42

America's Baking and Sweets Show on Friday, November 11, at 10 a.m.

America's Baking and Sweets Show

Schaumburg Convention Center

My Cupcake Addiction mastermind Elise Strachan headlines a weekend of sweets, classes, and demos

$26 $15

GreenRoom Productions' Unscripted Improv Show for Two through November 26

GreenRoom Improv

Multiple Locations

Family-friendly band of comedians tickles ribs in a 90-minute improv show with sketches, games, and skits based off audience stories

$24 $12

"Naughty Little Cabaret" Burlesque, Fridays at 8 p.m. through October 28

Naughty Little Cabaret

Original Mothers

Male and female burlesque performers, including some from RuPaul’s Drag Race, dazzle with acrobatics, teasing, and titillating dance moves

$30 $20

Pre-Sale: Harlem Globetrotters Game (December 27 at 7 p.m.)

Harlem Globetrotters

BMO Harris Bank Center

The Globetrotters celebrate their 91st anniversary with a signature blend of athletic prowess and side-splitting antics

$80.30 $48

All-Inclusive Rooftop View of Cubs NLCS Playoff Game at Lakeview Baseball Club (October 15–23)

Lakeview Baseball Club - Cubs NLCS Games

Lakeview Baseball Club

Indulge in food and drinks while taking in a ballgame from a facility that mixes old-school charm with lush modern amenities

$334.39 $189

Rusted Root with The Devon Allman Band on November 3 at 8 p.m.

Rusted Root with The Devon Allman Band

Durty Nellie's

Pittsburgh-based band behind “Send Me On My Way” melds driving rock with elements of world music; The Devon Allman Band opens

$29.87 $15

Moscow Ballet’s "Great Russian Nutcracker" with Optional Nutcracker and Optional Souvenir Book at 1 p.m. on December 4

Moscow Ballet's "Great Russian Nutcracker"

Rosemont Theatre

Professional Russian dancers leap and pirouette against stunning backdrops in a holiday ballet set to Tchaikovsky’s beloved score

$86.50 $51

Chicago Blackhawks Game for Two with Options for Signed Memorabilia (October 24 or November 1)

Official Fan Package

United Center

The Blackhawks sink their blades into the season with a pair of home matches against Calgary

$275 $149

Rockford Icehogs Tickets

Rockford Icehogs

River District

Find tickets for sports, concerts and theatre events on FanXchange’s secondary ticket marketplace and get the best seats for live events.

$21 $21

Naughty Little Cabaret Presents Not Your Mother's Drag Show on November 18 and December 16 at 9 p.m.

Not Your Mother’s Drag Show

Original Mothers

Celebrated drag artists perform both lip-synced and live musical numbers during interactive show

$30 $20

The Chicago Magic Lounge (Through January 28)

Chicago Magic Lounge

Uptown Underground

Step back in time to an era when close-up, table-side, and parlor magic were all the rage in Chicago

$27.50 $19

<i>Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey</i> Presents <i>Out Of This World</i> on November 4–27

Ringling Bros. Presents Out Of This World

Multiple Locations

Blast off on a cosmic family adventure with gravity-defying acrobats, majestic animals, fearless daredevils, and humorous clowns

$30.35 $20

$139 for Murder Mystery Dinner & One Night Stay for Two at Periwinkle Place Manor B&B ($270 Value)

Murder Mystery Dinners In Iowa

Periwinkle Place Manor B&B

Pairs dine on a hearty meal while participating in a twisting tale of mayhem and murder, and enjoy a one-night stay with breakfast

$270 $139

Theresa Caputo Tickets

Theresa Caputo Tickets

River District

Find tickets for sports, concerts and theatre events on FanXchange’s secondary ticket marketplace and get the best seats for live events.

$53 $53

Select Local Merchants

  • Mendelssohn Performing Arts Center
    Founded in 1884, the Mendelssohn Performing Arts Center is among the oldest community music organizations in the U.S., inviting patrons into its halls year after year to support and experience the excitement of live music. The center is home to the Mendelssohn Chamber Orchestra, which won the 2011 award for Best Chamber Orchestra from the Illinois Council of Orchestras. The group of in-residence musicians keep fans of classical music thoroughly entertained with concerts throughout the year and tag-team wrestling matches between the string and brass sections.
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    Rockford, IL US
  • Elgin Symphony Orchestra
    For some of the best theater around, come to Elgin Symphony Orchestra in Elgin. Wandering souls would be best to visit this theater for any one of their A+ dishes. For customers who choose to drive to the theater, parking is readily available — the nearby lot offers optional valet, and street parking is also accessible.
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    Elgin, IL US
  • Orchestra 33 Entertainment
    Enjoy the best Carol Stream has to offer with a ticket to one of Orchestra 33 Entertainment's stage productions. Be sure to visit the restaurant at this theater for a delicious meal. Bring the whole clan to this theater — kids and parents will love the ambience here. Parking is plentiful, so visitors can feel free to bring their vehicles.
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    Carol Stream, IL US
  • Cyo Band & Color Guard
    The production calendar for Kenosha's Cyo Band and Color Guard offers an outrageous mix of comedy and drama for the theatrically inclined. Parking is plentiful, so visitors can feel free to bring their vehicles.
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    Kenosha, WI US