It is Christmas at the Lincoln Park Zoo each weekend from late November through New Year's. Children of all ages experience wide-eyed delight as they view dazzling displays of colorful lights, ice-sculptured holiday scenes and festively decorated homes. Activities include puppet shows, ice carving, gingerbread houses, holiday crafts and rides on the kiddie train. Costumed guides and musical entertainers complete this event that delivers more smiles and giggles than Toyland!
Albert Theatre - Goodman TheatreDecember 24, 2014 2:00 PM
170 North Dearborn Street
Chicago, IL 60601
A timeless holiday favorite, Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol" returns in the Metropolis' annual production, which has been delighting audiences since 2001. Join Scrooge, Marley, Bob Cratchit, Tiny Tim and a variety of colorful characters as they help misguided miser Ebenezer Scrooge discover love, joy and the true meaning of Christmas. The production features an adaptation of Dickens' classic by resident playwright Scott Woldman with musical arrangements by Micky York. York directs a cast of mainly local actors as well as Jerry Miller as Ebenezer Scrooge.
WHAT: The Official Matzo Bash 2014, Chicago's ONLY Christmas Eve Gala! Last year over 1,500 people attended! This is THE party that everyone will be at! WHERE: Castle Chicago, conveniently located at the intersection of Ontario and Dearborn in the heart of River North. Whether you want to schmooze in the pub or dance in a club Castle has you covered!. Last year at Castle was fantastic with plenty of room to party. The expansive Castle has many bars for convenience, multiple levels & atmospheres (accommodating both those who like clubs as well as those who like bars,) plenty of bathrooms and a restaurant serving late night food until 4am. WHEN: 12/24/2014 - The Official Matzo Bash is a one-stop-shop from 8pm open until 4am with a full restaurant serving food all night at 50% off! WHY: It's Christmas Eve, what else are you going to do? Your discounted ticket will include: - 8-10pm Gourmet Appetizer Buffet & Drinks* - Discounts on VIP tables reservations - Covered heated check in area - ONE-STOP-SHOP open until 4am with a full restaurant and 5-levels of schmoozing & dancing - Tickets are emailed to you when purchased with no shipping/handling fee's FREE RIDES (up to $30 for first time users) TO THE MATZO BASH compliments of UBER by using the promo code: Matzo30 LOOK GOOD at the Matzo Bash by getting $10 in free dry cleaning services from Dryv using promo code: MATZO Purchasing your ticket online guarantees you a discounted ticket. Tickets may be available at the door but prices will not be discounted. All ticket sales & table reservations are final. Ticketing Technical Issues: Any ticketing / technical issues will be handled by Eventbrite.com. Call Eventbrite customer support at1-888-810-2063 or email Eventbrite support at help@EventBrite.com. Sorry - No Refunds *limit 4 drinks included 8-10pm