Tails on the Trails - Morton Arboretum
If you're looking for fun with your 4-legged friend, head to the Morton Arboretum's Tails on the Trails this Sunday! Not only can you walk the trails with your furry friends, they'll have a Pet Expo from 9 to 4 with puppy products, adoption and volunteering information!
Pullman Railroad Days - Pullman National Monument Visitor Center
This is the perfect weekend to visit the Pullman National Monument for Pullman Railroad Days! Saturday and Sunday you can tour the Historic Factory Site, Hotel Florence, see a new exhibit of historic photos and several Pullman passenger cars will be on display at the nearby 111th-Pullman Metra Electric Station!
American Writers Festival - Chicago Cultural Center
The American Writers Museum is hosting the first American Writers Festival, on Sunday, with events at both the Writers Museum and the Chicago Cultural Center! The free literary festival will feature more than 75 authors, artists and play writes in discussion panels and book signings. Admission to the museum will also be free Sunday and Monday, the 5th anniversary of the opening of the American Writers Museum.
Chicago City Markets - Various locations
The Chicago City Markets are back! You can get fresh fruits, veggies, baked goods and flowers at dozens of locations throughout the city. Saturday the 61st Street Farmers Market opens for the season, and Sunday, check out the Logan Square Farmers Market!
'Carmela Full of Wishes' - Chicago Children's Theatre
On the theatre beat, the world premiere of "Carmella Full of Wishes" is delighting audiences at the Chicago Children's Theatre. Adapted from the popular children's book, the story portrays Carmela's migrant community as a vibrant place of possibility. It runs through May 22.
'All's Well That Ends Well' - Chicago Shakespeare Theater
You still have time to see "All's Well That Ends Well" at the Chicago Shakespeare Theater. In this Shakespeare's rarely seen dark comedy, no challenge can match the power of a determined woman - only to discover that happy endings are never as simple as they seem. It runs through May 29.
'The Play That Goes Wrong' - Broadway Playhouse
You also still have time to see the slapstick comedy hit "The Play That Goes Wrong" at the Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place. The highly recommended comedy runs through May 29.
Moulin Rouge - Nederlander Theatre
And it's your last chance to see the highly recommended Moulin Rouge at the Nederlander Theatre. The Tony Award winning musical must close Saturday night!