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Chicago is a great town to live in and to visit. There’s always something fun and amazing you can do. To help you choose which activity to do next, here are some suggestions for going out in the city a little bit smarter, with ticket deals, savvy tips and reviews.

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Coraline | Chicago

Ticket Deal: Neil Gaiman’s Coraline: Magnetic Fields Singer’s Musical Adaptation. Chicago theater fans are already asking about ticket deals for Coraline at City Lit Theater. This is the stage in a musical adaptation of the story by multiple Obie-winning playwright David Greenspan, with a score by indie-rock band The Magnetic Fields’ singer-songwriter Stephin Merritt. Good news — […]

Tarzan: The Musical | Des Plaines

Discount Tickets 50% Off: Disney’s Tarzan, With Music by Phil Collins. Here’s a ticket offer you might like if you’re in the Des Plaines area: go out and enjoy Disney’s Tarzan: The Musical at Prairie Lakes Theater for only $8.00 (regular price $16.00). No coupon or promo code needed. This Disney musical is the creation of singer Phil Collins, playwright […]

Adler Planetarium’s Life Out There | Chicago

Explore the Cosmos in Immersive Afro-Jazz Concert at Adler Planetarium. For something fun to do in Chicago IL, check out this half price deal for Adler Planetarium’s Life Out There – your price $10.00 (regular price $20.00). This special ticket offer is only available from the discount ticket source below, no coupon or code needed. Follow the link and sign in first (free) […]

Motown: The Musical | Chicago

Discount Tickets — Motown’s Classic Songs  “My Girl,” “ABC” and More. One of the popular ticket deals anywhere is for the revue Motown: The Musical, now in Chicago at the Oriental Theatre. With this special offer you can get tickets online for $69.00 – $84.00 (reg. $75.00 – $95.00). This offer, featured in the Chicago Theater pages, is available this week […]

Spirit of Chicago Buffet Cruise | Chicago

Buffet Cruise on the Spirit of Chicago: Dining & Dancing — Best Ticket Deal. Spirit of Chicago Buffet Cruise, at Spirit of Chicago in Chicago, IL, has discount tickets available for as cheap as $59.48 – $69.28 (compared to full price tickets at $99.14 – $115.46).  This promotion, from our Tours & Cruises files, is available for […]

The Pirates of Penzance | Evanston

Ticket Deal – See Gilbert & Sullivan’s Hilarious Voyage on the High Seas. If you’re in the Chicago area, get half off discount tickets to see the show The Pirates of Penzance in Evanston (July 18 – August 2, 2014) — your price $15.00 (the full price is $30.00). This new 90-minute modern take on the classic Gilbert and Sullivan musical […]

The Arsonists | Chicago

Absurdist Comedy The Arsonists Comes to Chicago. Here’s a new Chicago theater ticket deal for The Arsonists at Strawdog Theatre — get tickets for half price: $7.50 – $14.00 (regular price $15.00 – $28.00). Inspired by the Communist takeover of Czechoslovakia in 1948, this absurdist parable satirizes the way in which people can be manipulated into accommodating their own destruction. […]

Fireworks Paddle | Chicago

Ticket Deal – Watch the Navy Pier Fireworks From a Chicago River Kayak. Catch the famed Navy Pier fireworks show from the best seat in the house — the cockpit of your own kayak.  Get discount tickets for the Fireworks Paddle in Chicago for $32.50 (the full price is $65.00). All you need to do is sign up for the […]

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee | Oakbrook Terrace

Ticket Deal – Hit Musical Comedy The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. Discount tickets have just been added for The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee for $20 – $25 (regular price $43 – $48). You can download a voucher and take it to Drury Lane Theatre in Oakbrook Terrace when you go. The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee […]

Sunset Paddle | Chicago

Ticket Deal – Sunday Sunset Paddle Along the Chicago River. Kayak Chicago has a deal going for their Sunday Sunset Paddle – only $27.50 (the full price is $55.00).This is for a relaxing three-hour paddle, appropriate for all skill levels. Grab a discount and head out in a kayak on the Chicago River for less. All you need to do […]

Odyssey Luxury Dining Cruises | Chicago

Award-Winning Luxury Dining Cruises Aboard the Odyssey — Best Ticket Deal. Odyssey Cruises’ Luxury Dining Cruise, which launches from Navy Pier in Chicago, has a special ticket offer available for $83.15 – $101.92 (compared to full price tickets at $138.58 – $169.86). This promotion, from our Chicago Tours & Cruises files, is available for savvy readers via a trusted […]

CSO’s Vienna: Waltzes and Dances | Highland Park

Discount Tickets — Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s Vienna: Waltzes and Dances. Chicago music lovers, here’s a ticket deal for you — half off tickets to Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s Vienna: Waltzes and Dances featuring Johann Strauss II — your price $25.00 (regular price $50.00). You can download e-tickets and take them to Ravinia Pavilion when you go. You’ll see this offer, from […]

Seussical Jr. | Chicago

Ticket Deal: Seussical Jr.: Cat in the Hat Joins Other Musical Tales of Dr. Seuss. Here’s a ticket offer you might like if you’re in the Chicago area: go out and enjoy Seussical Jr. at Youth Company Chicago Studios for only $5.00 – $9.00 (regular price $13.00 – $18.00). To take advantage of this special promotion, follow the link below […]

Forget Me Not Theatre Season Bash | Chicago

Discount Tickets: Toast to Forget Me Not Theatre’s New Season of Shows. Tickets are available now for Forget Me Not Theatre Company Second Annual Fundraiser and Season Announcement Bash at The Revel Room in Chicago for the discounted price of $25.00 (regular price $50.00). To get tickets at this great price, click the button below to go to the ticket website. […]

Lakefront Seadog Speedboat Tours | Chicago

Discount Tickets — Seadog Speedboat Tour of Chicago’s Lakefront. If you’re looking for a great deal on a Lakefront Seadog Speedboat Tour in Chicago, here’s one you’ll like from a popular ticket source: go for $15.56 – $18.27 (the full price is $25.93 – $30.45). Choose from a variety of tours, all departing from Navy Pier. This ticket offer […]

Schaumburg Boomers Baseball | Schaumburg

Discount Tickets — Schaumburg Boomers Baseball: Family Fun in the Sun. In Schaumburg, discount tickets for Schaumburg Boomers Baseball are now available — your price $15.00 (regular price $25.00). You can download e-tickets and take them to Schaumburg Boomers Stadium when you go. You’ll see this offer, from a top ticket source, featured in the Schaumburg New Deals + Sports […]

Dating: Adults Embracing Failure | Chicago

Discount Tickets — The Dating Game Dissected in Insightful Comedy. In the Chicago area, here’s a new ticket deal for the romantic comedy show Dating: Adults Embracing Failure – your price $11.00 (regular price $21.00). You can download e-tickets and take them to Royal George Theatre when you go. You’ll see this offer, from a top ticket source, featured here in our […]

The Blue Show | Chicago

The Blue Show: Hilariously Risqué Late Night Improv. Here’s a fun activity deal in the Chicago area — laugh your guts out for half price at The Blue Show at The ComedySportz Theatre. Get tickets for only $7.50 (regular price $15.00). This special promotion is available via the link below. You’ll need to sign in (free) with the source of this offer to […]

Christopher Shinn’s The Coming World | Chicago

Ticket Deal: The Coming World: Christopher Shinn’s Play Tackles Class, Violence & Intimacy. Here’s a ticket offer you might like if you’re in the Chicago area: go out and enjoy Christopher Shinn’s The Coming World at Prop Thtr for only $10.00 (regular price $20.00). To take advantage of this special promotion, follow the link below and sign in (free) with the ticket […]

We Are No Longer Prostitutes! | Chicago

Ticket Deal: Outrageous Sketch Comedy From Unlikely Company: We Are No Longer Prostitutes!. Here’s a ticket offer you might like if you’re in the Chicago area: go out and enjoy We Are No Longer Prostitutes! at Stage 773 for only COMP – $5.00 (regular price $10.00). To take advantage of this special promotion, follow the link below and sign in (free) with […]

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