5 Things to do this Weekend: Oct 1

Another change of the seasons is upon us and that means an even greater variety of things to do around town and online. Here’s a round-up of five activities that we found especially appealing.

Don’t forget: Limited capacities, timed entries, mask requirements, social distancing and other policies are still in effect at many venues and events, so please check the details before finalizing your plans!

Giddy Up to the Chicago Country Crawl

This weekend, Wrigleyville plays host to country music lovers as participants enjoy live music while touring several of Wrigleyville’s best bars. Tickets include admission to all bars, breakfast, gift cards to use on the crawl, giveaways, and more.

Date: Sat, October 2
Time: 11:00 am to 6:00 pm
Cost: $10
Location: Wrigleyville’s Best Bars TBA October 1, 2021
More Info: allevents.in

Solve a Crime at The Dinner Detective

Join us for dinner this Saturday night at The Dinner Detective murder mystery comedy dinner show. Enjoy a 4-course meal as you try to uncover the criminal in your midst, but be careful…you just might wind up as the culprit!

Date: Sat, October 2
Time: 6:00 am to 9:00 pm
Cost: $67.95
Location: Courtyard by Marriot Chicago Downtown/Magnificent Mile
More Info: thedinnerdetective.com

Enjoy a Fun Musical at The Goodman

Experience a heartwarming rendition of American Mariachi, a musical about an all-female mariachi band that helps Lucha’s mother recover her memory. This production will pull at your heartstrings and inspire you to get up and dance as you celebrate music, love, and mariachi.

Date: Sat, October 2 – Sun, October 3
Time: Sat, 2:00 pm and 8:00 pm. Sun, 2:00 pm and 7:30 pm
Cost: From $25
Location: Goodman’s Albert Theatre
More Info:goodmantheatre.org

Usher in the Fall at Apple Fest

Don your flannels and jeans this weekend as you attend the 34th Annual Apple Fest in Lincoln Square, indulging in apple inspired dishes and drinks, stocking up on fall essentials from over 50 vendors, and enjoy live music!

Date: Sat, October 2 – Sun, October 3
Time: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: Lincoln Avenue between Lawrence and Wilson
More Info: lincolnsquare.org

Explore Chicago Talent at Your Night Out (at Home)

Discover the best of Chicago’s performing arts community this weekend in a virtual rendition of Your Night Out. Attend performances, workshops, education opportunities, and more, all from the comfort of your home.

Date: Throughout 2021
Cost: Free
Location: Virtual
More Info: chicagoparkdistrict.com

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