Things to Do in Chicago: April Edition

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April 10, 2017

Chicago is one of the best cities in the country for festivals and luckily we’ve arrived at spring festival season! April offers plenty of festivals ranging in theme, age, and location so there’s something for everyone this month.

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C2E2: April 21-23

It’s back – the biggest comic book and cosplay convention in Chicago! C2E2 promises even bigger and better things this year like a chance to meet the cast of Stranger Things and Marvel’s own Stan Lee, the creator of Spiderman. Get your tickets now and prepare to geek out.

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Vintage Garage: April 23

If you are in need of upcycled vintage and antique furniture and decor, look no further than this Vintage Garage sale in Uptown. This seasonal vintage market opens on April 23 and continues monthly until November.

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Chicago Dance Month

All month long is Dance Month in Chicago and that means everything from world renowned Joffrey Ballet to Hubbard Street Dance and so much more all month.

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Greek Independence Day Parade : April 16

Opa! Celebrate Greek Independence Day in the heart of Greektown with a vivacious parade that gives homage to Greek culture, history, and food. The parade starts at 2:30, so get there early and have lunch at one of the many top-rated restaurants in Greektown.

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Randolph Street Market: April 29-30

The beloved Randolph Street Market is back this April. Buy homemade goods and up-cycled antiques from local vendors. Shop from 10am – 5 pm on both days.