Just like the previous weeks, we’ve done some research and picked out our favorite options to let you know what’s happening this weekend in Chicago. From the Cubbies to the Chicago Boat Show, you won’t be short of options to choose from this weekend!
In case you missed Sketch Comedy Festival last weekend, you’re in luck! It’s still happening this weekend with shows running into Sunday, January 15th.
Catch the cubs before they head to the White House this Monday. This weekend marks the 32nd annual Chicago Cubs Convention which starts Friday, January 13th and end on the following Sunday. This year the convention will feature a very special, first-time appearance: the World Series Trophy!
The convention, held at the Sheraton Grand Chicago, will give fans the opportunity to get autographs from their favorite players, participate in a Q&A sessions, a chance to get a picture with the World Series Trophy and so much more!
Over the weekend, your favorite players, coaches, Cubs alumni and staff will be in attendance including: Kris Bryant, Javier Baez, Anthony Rizzo, Joe Maddon, Theo Epstein and more. Check out the full list of attendees here!
Time Out Chicago’s Grilled Cheese Meltdown
Get ready to loosen those belts! This Sunday, January 15th all of your favorite grilled cheese restaurants will be featuring their most creative grilled cheese sandwiches at Chicago’s Grilled Cheese Meltdown. The event takes place at Thalia Hall in three sessions: 11:30am-1:30pm, 2pm-4pm and 4:30pm-6:30pm.
Participating restaurants include: Cheesie’s Pub & Grub, Toasty Cheese, and more! Check out the full list of participants here.
Aside from the greasy, melty goodness, drinks will be served, and there will be live DJ entertainment.
Tickets for the event are $30, which include grilled cheese samples, two drink tickets and more
With the amount of venues our city has, it’s no surprise there’s always multiple concerts happening on any given night. This weekend, Chicago is featuring Tomorrow Never knows, which is a five-day music festival from 1/11-1/15.
Check out the lineup and tickets here!
Presented by Progressive Insurance, Chicago’s annual Boat, RV & Strictly Sail Show started yesterday and runs through this Sunday, January 15th. Take a gander of what the show has to offer! Boats of all types will be there including sailboats and any accessories that coincide with them including engines, gear and electronics.
There will also be a boatload of RVs, campers, motorhomes, etc. with any outdoor gear anyone will need for the summer.
Be prepared for your summer adventures and head over to the show!
Tickets start at $14 for a one-day admission.