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Staying on top of what's going on in Chicago's art, theater, music, and cultural scenes can be a challenge for even the most highly-caffeinated multi-tasker. Take a breather here and get the most out of Chicago's Art & Entertainment Scene.

Chicago History Museum - Fast Facts
Find the location, hours, free days, and other essential info for the Chicago History Museum in Chicago, which was formerly known as the Chicago Historical Society.

Chicago Air and Water Show Schedule and Performers - 2009
Find the performers and schedule for the Chicago Air and Water Show 2009.

10 Great Things To See in the Modern Wing of the Art Institute of Chicago
Find 10 things that you won't want to overlook when you visit the Art Institute of Chicago's Modern Wing. Find suggestions from curators to security guards on what they recommend you not overlook. Add your own choices, too.

Top Ten Chicago Museums
Chicago's museums rank among the best in the world. How lucky are we that we get to live near them and visit often?

Chicago Air Show Pictures - Taken at the Base Airport
See behind-the-scenes Chicago Air Show pictures taken at the airport where most of the Chicago Air and Water Show planes take off and land. See the F22 Raptor, F-15 Strike Eagle, the T-38 Talon, and more.

Chicago Air & Water Show Photos
See a photo gallery of pictures from the Chicago Air and Water show.

Free Days at Chicago Museums & Cultural Institutions - 2009
Save money and enjoy Chicago with this lengthy list of free days in 2009 when Chicago museums and other cultural centers offer free general admission.

Smart Museum of Art Profile
Learn about the location, hours, and more for the Smart Museum of Art on the University of Chicago campus.

Evening Hours at 12 Chicago Museums
Squeeze more into your life by taking advantage of late hours (and often free admission) at these cultural gems.

The City of Chicago's Arts & Culture Site
The city of Chicago's official umbrella site of arts and cultural centers, attractions, and events. Includes arts, shopping, parades, architecture, and more.

Broadway in Chicago Tickets & Venues
Get tickets to the most popular Broadway shows in Chicago. This umbrella site serves the stages at Chicago's Cadillac Palace Theatre, LaSalle Bank Theatre, Ford Center for the Performing Arts, Oriental Theatre, Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University, and Drury Lane Theatre Water Tower Place.

See Chicago Dance - Chicago Tickets and Performance Listings
This site is an umbrella site for purchasing tickets to the many dance events happening in Chicago. Search by performance date, venue, company, dance type, or special events. Buy tickets, get schedules, sign up for their newsletter.

Innerview - Chicago Concert Previews
Cutting edge coverage of Chicago's rock and indie music scene with a focus on previewing upcoming concerts. Extensive show listings, interviews, and a general heads up on what's worth listening to.

Chicago Museum Campus Map
A pdf file with a map to Chicago's Museum Campus. It shows the Adler Planetarium, the Shedd Aquarium, the Field Museum, and Soldier Field. It also shows entrance points to each institution, including those for the disabled, parking options, bus lanes, features of interest, and driving patterns for entering and exiting the campus.

Puerto Rican Arts, Culture, and Events
A web site for all who share a love of Puerto Rican culture. The site is based in Chicago and features events in our city and around the nation.

Guide to Jewish Chicago
From Ketubah artists to day schools, find and explore Jewish culture in Chicago through this online, searchable site.

September in Chicago
Here are some fun things to do in Chicago in September.

May 2011 Arts and Culture Events in Chicago
Chicago's arts and culture scene is in full bloom in May.

Your Guide to the Jammin' at the Zoo 2011 Concert Series
Your guide to the 2011 Jammin' at the Zoo concert series, including show dates, times, and performers.

September 2011 in Chicago - Annual Events Calendar
Check out our Top Picks for things to do this September 2011 in Chicago, including Jazz Fest, Labor Day Weekend, Oktoberfest, street festivals, and more.

Your Guide to the Chicago Botanic Garden
Your guide to the Chicago Botanic Garden, including free events, admission, directions, garden displays, and more. The Chicago Botanic Garden is considered one of the best of its kinds in the United States.

Your Guide to the Chicago Botanic Garden
Your guide to the Chicago Botanic Garden, including free events, admission, directions, garden displays, and more. The Chicago Botanic Garden is considered one of the best of its kinds in the United States.

Oktoberfests 2011 in Chicago
Toast a beer and celebrate Oktoberfest in Chicago with these Oktoberfest events, including dates, times, and general information.

September 11, 2011 Memorial Events in Chicago and the Suburbs
Honor the 10th anniversary of September 11 with these 9/11 memorial events in Chicago and the suburbs. List include event names, dates, locations, and more.

Get the Facts on One of Chicago's Most Popular Attractions: the Shedd Aquarium
Find the location, hours, key features, and more fast facts for the Shedd Aquarium in Chicago, IL.

Enjoy Christmas Around the World at Chicago's Museum of Science and Industry
Enjoy one of Chicago's most popular holiday events during the Christmas Around the World exhibit at the Museum of Science and Industry.

Events at Chicago's Shedd Aquarium
The Shedd Aquarium in Chicago is one of the city's most popular attractions. This summer the Shedd Aquarium has several events including Jellies and a special discount days for Illinois residents.

National Vietnam Veterans Art Museum Profile
There is no other museum like the National Vietnam Veteran's Art Museum in the country, and perhaps, the world.

Chicago Welcomes the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra

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