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January 21, 2017

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REMINDER: Free Days in 2017 at Chicago’s Adler Planetarium

The Adler Planetarium in Chicago is offering free admission throughout 2017 on Illinois Resident Discount Days.   On these free days in 2017, general admission to the planetarium is free.  There is an additional fee for shows and the Atwood Sphere.  Check out […]



REMINDER: Lots of Free Days This Month at Chicago Museum of Science and Industry

Come out and enjoy this wonderful Science and Industry museum on their 2017 free admission days (click link at bottom for more information) at the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago ! The MSI’s ongoing mission has been to […]



All You Can Eat Pancakes Deal – to Feb 12

Hey all you pancake fans, make your way to IHOP as their all-you-can-eat pancakes promo is back, through Feb. 12.  On Monday, IHOP took to social media to announce that they’re bringing back their super popular all-you-can-eat pancakes from now […]



Cheap Flights: Chicago to New York on United for $117 RT

Have you wanted to go to New York but were a little light on cash?  Now you can head out for a weekend in NYC from Chicago! Now United flights for weekends are just $117 RT. UPDATE: American is now […]



MLK DAY: FREE Admission to the Art Institute and its MLK Day Activities

Be sure to check out the Art Institute of Chicago’s family festival on MLK Day includes artwork, storytelling, performances and more at the Ryan Learning Center from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Discover the power of your voice and tell the story […]



MLK DAY: Free Admission to Chicago History Museum on Monday

The Chicago History Museum is FREE On Monday, Martin Luther King Jr Day and has a full day of family-friendly programming for Martin Luther King Jr. Day.  Commemorate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Enjoy a […]



Boy Band Night on Sat at Cubby Bear

“Everybody” is gonna want to be at Cubby Bear this Saturday for the Boy Band Review. “As long as you love” them they’ll keep playing tunes from bands like Backstreet Boys, *NSYNC, New Kids On The Block and even Britney […]



Chicago Cubs Convention in Chicago This Weekend

Only 31 days until pitchers and catchers report. It’s music to the ears of baseball fans in Chicago, especially coming off a historic World Series victory last season. The 30th annual Cubs Convention this weekend at the Sheraton Chicago provides […]



FREE Handmade Market in Chicago on Saturday

Handmade Market Chicago is a unique event to connect the makers of beautiful things to people who appreciate the unique and handmade.  So come check out the monthly Handmade Market at the Empty Bottle (1035 N. Western – MAP) in Chicago […]



Seniors: HURRY and Get Your Senior Pass for All National Parks for $10

With President Obama having signed the National Park Service Centennial Act into law, the price of a senior pass to the national parks, good for your lifetime, will soon jump soemtime  in 2017 to $80. If you’re 62 or older […]



FREE performances of Shakespeare’s King John in Chicago Area

Are you a Shakespeare fan?  The Shakespeare Project of Chicago is giving free performances of Shakespeare’s KING JOHN, on Jan. 13-17, 2017, at six different Chicago-area venues.  Admission is free and seating is limited. All performances are preceded by an introduction to […]



FREE YUM YUMS for Those Who Bike To Work on Friday, Jan 13

Stop by Daley Plaza in Chicago’s Loop on Jan. 13, 2017 for the annual celebration of cyclists who don’t let low temperatures stop them from pedaling to work on RIDE TO WORK DAY IN CHICAGO ON JAN 13.  Warm up […]



Free Admission Days to National Parks in USA in 2017

America’s Best Idea – the national parks – is even better when it’s free!   America’s national parks will offer free admission on 10 days during 2017 including MLK Day on January 16. Get out your calendar, save the dates and […]



FREE Trial from the Honest Company

Have you heard of The Honest Company? This is a company devoted to providing non-toxic, eco-friendly and affordable products to moms and their babies. Honest Company typically sends out monthly packages like the ones pictured below. Now that we have several in […]



MAP: FREE Donut at New Krispy Kreme in Chicago Area

NBC Chicago  is reporting that Krispy Kreme opened its first Chicago-area store in south suburban Homewood on Tuesday and is planning on opening another seven location throughout Cook County with a whole new design.  (Most of us will recall that […]