Roz Varon's Weekender Report

CHICAGO (WLS) -- There's a new exhibit that tells the story of the world's most loved Princess through pictures by her Royal Photographers! Roz Varon has more in today's Weekender - Saturday Edition!

Princess Diana Exhibition - Oakbrook Center



The new Princess Diana Exhibit at Oakbrook Center is a walk-thru documentary that tells the untold story of how a Princess changed the world. Royal Photographers Anwar Hussein and his 2 sons spent decades working with Princess Diana, and they are now sharing these images and the stories behind them!

Randolph Street Holiday Market - 830 N. Michigan Ave.


The Randolph Street Holiday Market is back - in person - as a pop-up, at a new location, 830 N. Michigan Avenue! For the next 3 weekends shop for unique vintage and modern items, enjoy live music, fancy food and craft cocktails!

One of a Kind Show - The Mart


The One of a Kind Show is back - in person - at The Mart, to fulfill all your holiday shopping needs! It's the 20th anniversary for this iconic shopping event that features 400 artisans from across the continent with everything from fine art to handmade goods, gourmet cafes and live entertainment. It runs through Sunday.

Joffrey Ballet The Nutcracker - Lyric Opera House


On the holiday dance beat, the Joffrey Ballet's The Nutcracker returns in person Saturday at the Lyric Opera House. The reimagined classic, on a Christmas journey through the 1893 Chicago World's Fair runs through December 26.

Chicago Gay Men's Chorus - Harris Theater


On the music beat, the Chicago Gay Men's Chorus will perform their holiday concert, Unplugged - in person tonight at the Harris Theater, Saturday night at the North Shore Center in Skokie and Sunday Night at the Beverly Arts Center.

Winter Flower Show - Garfield Park Conservatory


If you're looking for a place of tranquility during the hectic holiday season, come on over to the Garfield Park Conservatory Winter Flower Show - it's called Serenity for a good reason!

Calm anxiety and relax the mind surrounded by Pink poinsettias and silver foliage! New this year, many blooming flowers, which you don't usually see during the winter months. Serenity will be at the Garfield Park Conservatory through January 9th.

Cinderella - Paramount Theatre, Aurora


On the theatre beat, Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella is now in performance at the Paramount Theatre in Aurora. This magical new production of the classic tale runs through January 9.

Eight Crazy Nights - Graystone Tavern


For Hanukkah fun, Eight Crazy Nights is back, at Graystone Tavern in Wrigleyville! The Hanukkah-themed pop-up bar is decked out with more than 14-thousand blue and white lights, dreidel decorations and menorah decor! The menu is Hanukkah themed as well with 3 flavors of matzo ball soup and boozy jelly donuts! This Festival of Lights runs through January 2.

Hanukkon - Congregation B'NAI Tikvah


And get ready for Hanukkon this Sunday at Congregation B'NAI Tikvah in Deerfield! Hanukkah meets pop culture in this family-fun event featuring guest performers, authors, and local celebrities! They'll have workshops, food and games from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. - everyone's welcome!

Joffrey Ballet The Nutcracker - Lyric Opera House


On the holiday dance beat, the Joffrey Ballet's The Nutcracker returns in person today at the Lyric Opera House. The reimagined classic, on a Christmas journey through the 1893 Chicago World's Fair runs through December 26th.

The Secret Forest - Notebaert Nature Museum


The Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum has a new exhibit - The Secret Forest! Small kiddos can immerse themselves in this majestic indoor forest, with colorful animal and forest graphics, a play area and storytime hub.

Dino & Dragon Stroll - Grayslake


If you're into dinosaurs, the Dino & Dragon Stroll makes its way to the Lake County Fairgrounds in Grayslake today and tomorrow, transforming it into the Mesozoic Era, complete with ginormous prehistoric dinosaurs and fantastical dragons!

South Side Film Fest -Cinema Chatham


On the film beat, the South Side Film Fest wraps up this weekend with an on-line post production workshop today and a 30th anniversary screening of Boyz N The Hood on Sunday at Cinema Chatham.
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