Posts tagged "Christkindl Market"

Your Christmas weekend activities

Your Christmas weekend activities
You can imagine that this weekend’s activities are pretty slim. I’ll actually be spending most of my weekend out in the suburbs with family, eating and drinking myself into a holiday stupor. As I mentioned a few days ago, Christmas Eve means a night on the town for the Jews. There are tons of high-profile parties... Read more »

Movie projected on the side of the Aon Building tonight!!!

Movie projected on the side of the Aon Building tonight!!!
Now this is cool. Tonight you can watch Andy Warhol’s film “Empire” on the Aon Building. Yes, on it. The Art Institute is kicking off its new conceptual art and photography series with a pretty epic media stunt. Tonight, from 6:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. you can watch Warhol’s 8-hour silent black and white film as... Read more »

Christkindl Market & Tree Lighting Today

Christkindl Market & Tree Lighting Today
Leave it to Chicago to have an outdoor market in the middle of November. Today marks the opening of the city’s annual Christkindl Market and Daley Plaza tree lighting. Based on the Nuremburg Christmas market that dates back to the 1500s, the plaza is turned into an old world village with little shops selling crafts,... Read more »
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