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May 6, 2016

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2016 Mother Day Freebies (Including Starbucks)

Did you know that Mother’s Day always occurs on the second Sunday in May? (and Father’s Day, for the Dads,  is celebrated on the third Sunday of June.) That means that Mother’s Day is never likely to be the same […]

Free Ice Cream Cone Day at Haagen Daz

On May 10, from 4 pm until 8 pm local time, participating Häagen-Dazs locations will offer a single scoop of ice cream for free. That’s tied with our mention from a year ago as the best freebie offer we’ve ever seen […]

Three Concerts Live-Streamed to Chicago

Three concerts will be live-streamed from Tennessee into Chicago later this month in what promoters are calling “the first long-distance concert of its kind.”   Performers in three Tennessee cities and the audience in Chicago will be able to see each […]

Free Movie Screening of JAWS in Chicago

Come on out and enjoy  a FREE screening of JAWS on May 7th at 8:00pm at the Patio Theater in Chicago! Doors open at 7:00pm and the movie starts at 8:00pm!  Even though FREE, please click on link to get zero […]

Free Chocolate Cake in Chicago Area

Join the Portillo’s Birthday Club to receive an offer for a FREE piece of their famous chocolate cake on your birthday. Portillo’s has locations in Illinois, Arizona, and California — CLICK HERE for their store locator.   Join the Portillo’s […]

Free Maxwell Street market this Weekend

The ever popular Maxwell Street Market opens for business this week and continues every Sunday for the whole summer. The Maxwell Street Market is a Chicago tradition of bargains and bargaining with an international flavor. The market offers an eclectic […]

Free Cinco de Mayo Parade on Sunday

Come on out and enjoy this fun, festive parade and celebrate Mexico’s Independence at the Cinco De Mayo Parade in Little Village. It’s part of the neighborhood festival running Friday through Sunday with live music, food and arts & crafts […]

Free Pastoral Artisan Festival at French Market

Get some small-batch food, beer, wine and spirits between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. at the Chicago French Market thanks to Pastoral Artisan Cheese, Bread & Wine. Meet cheesemakers, charcuterie and confection producers and other featured purveyors at the 2016 […]

Free Fun Fest Today at Schubas in Chicago

Join New Belgium Brewing and CHIRP Radio at Schubas for Citradelic Experience Day from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The indoor/outdoor fest includes live music from Joe Hertler and the Rainbow Seekers and DJ Jerome Derradji plus a record store […]

Three Fun Runs in Chicago Park District This Summer

The Chicago Park District and the nonprofit Chicago Area Runners Association will host a FREE ‘Go Run’ — a play on Chicago’s name — every Saturday from May 21 to July 9 at Humboldt Park on the West Side, Warren […]

BaconFest Chicago

Baconfest Chicago is a nationally renowned, locally beloved festival dedicated to America’s favorite cured meat: bacon! At Baconfest, Chicago’s best chefs concoct and serve brilliant bacon dishes to thousands of passionate bacon lovers. Liquor sponsors provide cocktails, beer and wine […]

Free Burrito or Salad with Chipotle Card Purchase

Hey all you Chipotle fans — Purchase a $25 gift card from Monday, April 25th through Friday, June 10th and bring your receipt in on your next visit before Thursday, June 30th to redeem a free burrito, bowl, order of […]

Free Museums This Weekend – April 28-May 1

We love Chicago’s FREE museums, many of which host free days this weekend!  There are free admission days  at the Art Institute of Chicago,  the The National Museum of Mexican Art, Notebaert Nature Museum, and the Chicago Children’s Museum!   The […]

Airline Mistake: $267 RT to Bulgaria from Chicago – Book Immediately!

The SecretFlying team have found a cheap error fare for Eastern USA and Chicago to Sofia, Bulgaria flights. Since this is an error fare, we recommend you book immediately as this price will definitely not last long. Airline: Brussels Airlines Routing: […]

Free Pretzels and More Today on National Pretzel Day

Today is National Pretzel Day, and we are excited that news means there will be free pretzels.    Chains across the U.S. are giving customers pretzels in honor of the day, which reportedly began in 2003 in Pennsylvania.    Auntie […]