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Wednesday, May 31, 2017

7:00 pm

Soundstage: The Summit featuring The Manhattan Transfer and Take 6!

Soundstage: The Summit featuring The Manhattan Transfer and Take 6!

The Summit: The Manhattan Transfer meets Take 6 is one of the most unique and thrilling musical collaborations ever assembled. With 20 Grammy Awards between them, these two musically iconic groups have joined forces to perform together.

Sunday, June 04, 2017

12:00 pm

Meet Nature Cat at Explore the Forest!

Join WTTW and Nature Cat at Crabtree Nature Center to celebrate 100 years and growing of the Forest Preserves of Cook County! Come climb a tree, touch a fish, try archery and more at this free leave no child inside event! Visit FPDCC.com for information.

Saturday, June 10, 2017

2:00 pm

Free Screening & Discussion: Real Boy

WTTW, in partnership with the Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events presents a FREE screening and Discussion of Real Boy. REAL BOY is an intimate story of a family in transition. As 19-year-old Bennett Wallace navigates early sobriety, late adolescence, and the evolution of his gender identity, his mother makes her own transformation from resistance to acceptance of her trans son. Along the way, both mother and son find support in their communities, reminding us that families are not only given, but chosen.

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Sunday, June 11, 2017

10:30 am

WTTW Kids Big Idea Traveling Lab

BIG IDEA tour brings the BIG IDEA Traveling Lab to communities throughout Chicagoland! Join us for an exciting 45-minute FREE live show, perfect for children 2 to 7 years old, bringing to life the fun and learning from WTTW Kids’ most popular and beloved children’s shows.

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Thursday, June 15, 2017

11:00 am

WTTW Kids Big Idea Traveling Lab — With Special Guest Clifford!

BIG IDEA tour brings the BIG IDEA Traveling Lab to communities throughout Chicagoland! Join us for an exciting 45-minute FREE live show, perfect for children 2 to 7 years old, bringing to life the fun and learning from WTTW Kids’ most popular and beloved children’s shows.

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Monday, June 19, 2017

5:30 pm

Chicago River Cruise with Geoffrey Baer

Cruise down the Chicago River with Geoffrey Baer as your architectural docent! Eat dinner and enjoy the views while Geoffrey takes you on the best river architecture cruise in town aboard Chicago's Leading Lady. Boarding begins at 5:30pm.

Thursday, June 22, 2017

10:30 am

WTTW Kids Big Idea Traveling Lab — With Special Guest Clifford!

BIG IDEA tour brings the BIG IDEA Traveling Lab to communities throughout Chicagoland! Join us for an exciting 45-minute FREE live show, perfect for children 2 to 7 years old, bringing to life the fun and learning from WTTW Kids’ most popular and beloved children’s shows.

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Thursday, June 29, 2017

10:30 am

WTTW Kids Big Idea Traveling Lab — With Special Guest Clifford!

BIG IDEA tour brings the BIG IDEA Traveling Lab to communities throughout Chicagoland! Join us for an exciting 45-minute FREE live show, perfect for children 2 to 7 years old, bringing to life the fun and learning from WTTW Kids’ most popular and beloved children’s shows.

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Saturday, July 22, 2017

6:30 pm

Blondie in Concert at Ravinia

At the dawn of the new wave era, Blondie helped push punk onto the dance floor and introduce hip-hop sounds a wider audience, building a catalog of enduring pop hits along the way. The band shaped and continues to inspire the world of music; frontwoman Debbie Harry and guitarist Chris Stein keep their ears to the ground, creating trends, never following them. Get your tickets today!

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Monday, July 31, 2017

5:30 pm

Chicago River Cruise with Geoffrey Baer

Cruise down the Chicago River with Geoffrey Baer as your architectural docent! Eat dinner and enjoy the views while Geoffrey takes you on the best river architecture cruise in town aboard Chicago's Leading Lady. Boarding begins at 5:30pm.

Thursday, September 14, 2017

6:00 pm

Chicago Tonight Viewing Party at WTTW Studios

Meet host Phil Ponce and the rest of the Chicago Tonight team! You'll enjoy dinner, a private viewing of the program followed by a Q&A session and a studio tour. Mingle with the hosts and staff after the program and find out what it takes to produce our flagship program.

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Wednesday, December 06, 2017

7:30 pm

Andrea Bocelli in concert at the United Center

One of the world's most celebrated tenors, Andrea Bocelli, returns to Chicago with a concert spectacular you've all been waiting for.

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