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If you haven't been yet, rock the Maggie Dailey Skate Ribbon as soon as possible! Their are no axles or triple fancies here . . . this is a serious skaters dream! It's super cool! Get it on Vine and impress your friends!
Now - Mar 15
You might not be "afraid of no ghosts" but how about Zombies? If you're trapped in a room with a Zombie you may not be as brave as you think! Check out Zombie Escape and let us know how that goes - - - we'll be here. Quivering. Under a blanket!
The 15th annual Chicago Polar Plunge 'plunges' into Lake Michigan to raise money for an awesome cause. You can plunge, or you can spectate, either way, it's a great time. North Avenue Beach, 10am sharp.
Mar 1 - April 5
The First Wives Club makes its pre-broadway premiere in the Chi at the Oriental Theatre, and the buzz so far is that it's gonna be HOT! Check it Mar 1 - Mar 29! If you haven't yet, check out The Addams Family, The Musical - if you loved reruns as a kid, we're pretty sure it's still creepy fun! It's at the Mercury Theatre through April 5.
Mar 11 - Mar 15
We can't wait for the Big Ten Hoopsters to come to town for the 2015 Big Ten Tournament! If you love B-Ball, and can't make it to all the March Madness games, this is some slam dunk sports entertainment!
Look, unless you are literally in Ireland, you will NOT find better St. Patrick's Day celebrations than in the Chi. Seriously. The celebration kicks off with the annual St. Paddy's Day 5k & 8K Run/Walk in Lincoln Park. Then you've got the Shamrock crawl in Wrigleyville, Um, there's the St Pats Trolley Bar Crawl through Lincoln Park, (nope, not done yet) - the St. Patrick's Day Parade through downtown when the river turns green (COOL), and let's not forget the South Side Irish St. Patrick's Day Parade. We're talking serious Irish celebrations here! Get to one, get to all, but get your Irish on somehow!
No Pay Phone needed for the Maroon 5 World Tour 2015 at United Center! If you haven't seen them LIVE, then get there . . . They put on a seriously awesome show!
Mar 19 - Mar 22
The first ever Chi-Fi 2015 is here for all you fans of Sci-Fi! They call it the convention celebrating Geekdom! You dig Sci-Fi? I think they're calling you!
It's back, and it's at Union Station! The Chicago Beer Festival let's you sample a ton of different beers from the Chi and around the world. Love beer? You'll love this!
The Shamrock Shuffle is billed the world's largest timed 8K race and it's HUGE! There's an after-party too - for those who fancy themselves 8K spectators.
Apr 16 - Apr 19
Get yourself to CIMMFEST for some super cool music-centric film premiers, live music showcases, parties, and a ton of other stuff around the city! It's the Chicago International Movies and Music Festival . . . just in case you stumble on acronyms!
Apr 17 - Apr 18
Love Bacon??? Then get yourself to BaconFest! It's where all bacon goes to be prepared into amazing stuff by top chefs around the world! Oh yeah, we'll be there too . . . chillin' in our very own BaconFest ACME lounge - stop in a say Hi!
Want more? Check out these Chicago mainstays!In case you haven't noticed, Chicago bike riders are pretty much like the USPS when it comes to dedicated riding through sleet, snow, hell or high water! Get your Divvy and ride the city like a local, they're practically at every street corner. If you're a tad on the laid back side - a segway may be more your speed . . . we've got those too! If you love to eat as much as we do, you've gotta check this out . . . Chicago Food Planet offers a full array of food tours. Take a big bite out of Chicago, then come back to ACME for a long snooooooze. If you've been dying to check out EATALY, you're in luck - it's a block away, and yeah, it's awesome. Are you an adrenaline junkie? Then head over to the Willis Tower and the Ledge. It's a glass box extended over the street, 103 stories in the air. Or, go for the all new TILT at the Hancock, and lean over the city like never before. Enough said. Tweet that Twitterverse! If you love all things four legged and furry, you'll love the Lincoln Park Zoo. A leader in wildlife conservation, the zoo features super cool animals of many many species. If you don't believe us, ask our associate Eve - She goes APE for LPZoo. Plus . . . it's F-R-E-E!