Around Town Weekend with Gabe Mendoza & D.L. Hopkins (Weekend of January 31)

AROUND TOWNRing in the Year of the Horse at the Chinatown Lunar New Year Parade, and still have time to watch the Super Bowl at Lottie’s Pub. Oh, and if you can make a field goal, walk away with a $250. Kick off Black History Month at Court Theatre’s production of Seven Guitars by acclaimed playwright August Wilson. All this and more on Around Town with Vocalo’s senior hip-hop correspondent Gabe Mendoza and co-host D.L. Hopkins.

Super Bowl 2014 half-time competition and buffet at Lottie’s
Dates and hours: Sunday, February 2, 11am–2am
Venue: Lottie’s Pub, 1925 W Cortland St
Price: food and drink specials $4–$15
Phone and URL: 773-489-0737,

Chinatown Lunar New Year Parade
Dates and hours: Sunday, February 2, 1–3pm
Venue: at Wentworth St, from 24th St to 22nd St
Price: free
Phone and URL: 312-326-5320,

State of Deception: The Power of Nazi Propaganda
Dates and hours: through Sunday, February 2, 9am–5pm
Venue: The Field Museum, 1400 S Lake Shore Dr
Price: basic admission: $18, kids 3–11, $13, students with ID and seniors 65 and older $15
Phone and URL: 312-922-9410,

Seven Guitars
Dates and hours: through February 16: This weekend: Friday, January 31, 8pm, Saturday, February 1, 3pm, 8pm, Sunday, February 2, 2:30pm, 7:30pm
Venue: Court Theatre, 5535 S Ellis Ave
Price: $55–$65

Second City Offers Free Tuition to Minorities


~ by @WeekendGabe on February 1, 2014.

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