A Fall Market, Cranksgiving, Pumpkin Smashing And Extra

A Fall Market, Cranksgiving, Pumpkin Smashing And Extra

CHICAGO — Halloween could also be over, however by no means concern — there are nonetheless loads of autumnal festivities taking place throughout town. This weekend, you’ll be able to smash your leftover pumpkins, store for the vacations at an area distributors market, rejoice Day of the Lifeless with sugar cranium workshops, attend a Witches Ball and a lot extra.

Right here’s a roundup of 25 issues to do in Chicago this weekend:

Andria Inexperienced at SAUCED Evening Market. Credit score: Jim Vondruska

5 p.m. Friday and Saturday

WNDR Museum, 1130 W. Monroe St.

Get a bounce begin on vacation purchasing at SAUCED, an evening market that includes greater than 50 native distributors. Discover candles and handmade soaps, residence decor, jewellery, cocktails, Chicago merch and extra. Attendees may also get pleasure from dwell music from DJ Johnny Walker. RSVP at no cost on-line.

6-10 p.m. Friday

UIC Credit score One Area, 525 S. Racine Ave.

Style a whole lot of barrel-aged beers, ciders, meads and perries at “North America’s largest and most prestigious barrel-aged competition and competitors,” hosted by the Illinois Craft Brewers Guild. Tickets are $85 on-line.

7 p.m. Friday

The Gene Siskel Movie Middle, 164 N. State St.

The twenty ninth annual Black Harvest Movie Pageant kicks off this weekend with a presentation of choose brief movies, prizes and a vigorous reception. Tickets are $40 on-line.

7-11 p.m. Friday

360 CHICAGO, 875 N. Michigan Ave.

Have a good time Day of the Lifeless with speciality cocktails and genuine Mexican meals, each accessible for buy. There may even be music, dancing and performances — all whereas 94 flooring up within the sky.

7:15 and 9:30 p.m. Friday and seven:15 p.m. Saturday

The Den Theatre, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave.

Comic, author and actress Ziwe has taken the Web by storm and can now be taking the stage at The Den Theatre this weekend. Tickets can be found on-line.

7:30 p.m. Friday

Auditorium Theatre, 50 E. Ida B. Wells Dr.

See a diversified reimagination of latest motion — mixing fashionable, classical, American and African American traditions — with a efficiency by the famend Deeply Rooted Dance Theater. Tickets begin at $25 on-line.

10 p.m. Friday

The Cauldron Chicago, 1612 W. Division St.

Don your finest costume and revel in an evening of dancing and drag at The Cauldron. Tickets are $15 on-line.


Aspects, 1517 W. Fullerton Ave.

Uncover international indie movies for youths and youngsters at Chicago’s fortieth annual Youngsters’s Movie fest at Aspects. You may catch new animations, dwell actions and documentaries for ages 2-18+. Purchase particular person tickets or e book for a bunch on-line.

Credit score: RichardBowen/Flickr

10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday

John C. Coonley Elementary College, 4046 N. Leavitt St.

Eliminate your leftover Halloween gourds with neighbors in a enjoyable and environmentally pleasant approach.

10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday

Plant Chicago, 4459 S. Marshfield Ave.

“Inexperienced your Halloween” at this annual pumpkin-smashing occasion, a part of a neighborhood effort to compost pumpkins and maintain them out of landfills.

A decorative crown of a tomb rests on the bottom at Graceland Cemetery & Arboretum. Credit score: Joe Ward/Block Membership Chicago

11 a.m. Saturday

Graceland Cemetery, 4265 N. Clark St.

Take a tour by a Chicago cemetery and listen to about its historic true crime tales from creator Adam Selzer. Tickets are $20-40 on-line.

2 p.m. Saturday

3528 S. Leavitt St.

Be taught concerning the humble cottage properties that make up one-third of McKinley Park’s housing, together with how they have been constructed and the way they modified over time. Get your ticket right here by making a donation of any quantity to the Chicago Staff Cottage Initiative.

2-5 p.m. Saturday

2240 Gallery, 2240 S. Michigan Ave.

ConTextos hosts month-to-month neighborhood open mics for spoken phrase performers, comedians, musicians and extra. Performers are on a first-come, first-served foundation. You may as well store crystal charms, hoodies, artwork and extra from a vendor market on the occasion.

3-5 p.m. Saturday

Blanc Gallery, 4445 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr.

This “city corridor” is a communal dialog with native artists about writing, dance and efficiency. The group will talk about questions comparable to, “What do dance and efficiency artists need and want from arts writing?” and “What are some collective desires we now have for the way forward for efficiency, dance, and writing in Chicago?”

7-10 p.m. Saturday

3850 S. Wabash Ave.

The nonprofit Kenwood Oakland Group Group is internet hosting its annual A Bronze Affair with a dwell band, DJ, buffet dinner and extra. Tickets begin at $50 on-line.

10-11 a.m. Sunday

4541 N. Ravenswood Ave.

Take pleasure in a serene Sunday morning with light stretching and motion at this yoga circulate. All our bodies, expertise ranges and identities are welcome. Join $20 on-line.

Cosmic Bikes, 4641 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Jefferson Park, as seen Nov. 8, 2022. Credit score: Ariel Parrella-Aureli/Block Membership Chicago

10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday

Cosmic Bikes Inc., 4641 N. Milwaukee Ave.

Cranksgiving is a motorbike journey, meals drive and scavenger hunt occasion by and for the neighborhood. With only a bicycle, backpack, helmet, lock and map, you’ll be able to assist buy grocery gadgets for the New Hope Group Meals Pantry. Afterward, there will probably be a closing social gathering with snacks and drinks from an area brewery. Join right here.

Midday-6 p.m. Sunday

2134 W. 18th St.

Have a good time Day of the Lifeless by creating sugar skulls and adorning them with icing shade. There may even be a screening of the film “Coco” alongside prizes, genuine Mexican iced chocolate and horchata, espresso, tea, snacks and face portray. Tickets begin at $10 on-line.

Englewood’s Vinyl & Vittles, 5800 S. Halsted St., hosts common document gala’s with dwell music, meals and neighborhood. Credit score: Offered

1-6 p.m. Sunday

aplomb artistic salon, 1010 W. thirty fifth St. #693

Store native document distributors, pattern meals from native companies and take heed to DJs spin vinyl all afternoon at this month-to-month document truthful and meals market collective.

2-3:30 p.m. Sunday

Artifact Occasions, 4325 N. Ravenswood Ave.

Have a good time Day of the Lifeless with a cranium portray workshop, hosted alongside a Lucha Vegan market. Create your personal masterpiece, store native artists, view cooking demos, get pleasure from dwell music, style vegan delicacies and extra. Tickets are $40 on-line.

3-5 p.m. Sunday

A Home in Austin, 533 N. Pine Ave.

Take pleasure in a day of storytelling and dwell readings at this family-friendly, child-focused literary occasion. Tickets are $20 on-line.

4-8 p.m. Sunday

2850 S. Wabash Ave.

Honor 30 years of Black LGBTQ organizing with a reception, movie screening, panel dialogue and extra. RSVP at no cost right here.

7-8:30 p.m. Sunday

Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport Ave.

Take pleasure in an intimate night all about music with longtime Chicago musician Jeff Tweedy and Peter Sagal, host of NPR’s “Wait Wait… Don’t Inform Me.” Attendees may even get pleasure from a couple of acoustic performances from Tweedy’s huge and revered catalog and a signed copy of his latest e book, “World Inside a Music: Music That Modified My Life and Life That Modified My Music.”

7-8 p.m. Sunday

Cuddle Bunny – Membership, Care & Group, 2901 N. Clark St.

If you happen to’re a Chicagoan who loves poetry and bunnies, that is the occasion for you. Discover your inside poet, share a few of your favourite poetry and listen to from different writers all whereas surrounded by bunnies. Refreshments and light-weight snacks may even be accessible. Tickets are $18 on-line.

7-10 p.m. Sunday

Nationwide Museum of Mexican Artwork, 1852 W. nineteenth St.

Store from 35 distributors who’re beneath 25, promoting artwork, stickers, buttons, zines, garments, jewellery, candles and extra.

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6 p.m. Friday-Sunday

Avondale Music Corridor, 3336 N. Milwaukee Ave.

Hit up Avondale Music Corridor for a brand-new metallic competition. If you happen to missed the enjoyable final weekend, don’t miss it now!

7 p.m. Friday

Byline Financial institution Aragon Ballroom, 1106 W. Lawrence Ave.

Recent off his Austin Metropolis Limits efficiency, Lil Yachty is hitting up Byline Financial institution Aragon Ballroom for a banger on November 3.

7 p.m. Saturday

The Riviera Theatre, 4746 N. Racine Ave.

Giggle with the Saturday Evening Reside “Weekend Replace” anchor this Saturday at The Riviera Theatre.

7 and 9:30 p.m. Saturday

The Vic Theatre, 3145 N. Sheffield Ave.

Ari Shaffir is on the town for 2 unique reveals this weekend. Catch the comedian on Saturday at The Vic Theatre.

3 p.m. Sunday

College of Chicago Gordon Parks Arts Corridor, 5815 S. Kimbark Ave.

Cease by the College of Chicago for an inspiring dialog and e book signing with Roxane Homosexual and Lindsay Hunter.

1 p.m. Sunday

Reva and David Logan Middle for the Arts, 915 E. sixtieth St.

Be part of Chicago Humanities Pageant and Fingerboard Orchestra for a riveting time that includes scaled-down skateboards at Reva and David Logan Middle for the Arts.

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