blur-decoration
The Chicago $20 and Under Collection
The Chicago $20 and Under Collection
Collectie van Eventbrite
Experience the best Chicago has to offer on a budget. From trivia nights and dance parties to food festivals and yoga classes, here are a bunch of fun things to do this month that won’t break the bank.
The Chicago $20 and Under Collection
  • Explore a twinkling light tunnel, toast marshmallows, and join a choir of singing trees at this majestic light show, which makes its stateside debut this year.

  • Get classy at this Little Italy lounge, which hosts an evening dedicated to live music and the perfect martini.

  • Channel your inner child with a visit to Santa at this luxe suite, where photos with St. Nick can be followed with a stop at the hot chocolate bar and several festive snacks — from Peppermint Puppy Chow to Red Velvet Cheesecake Truffles.

  • Get festive with this pairing party, which features a flight of beers alongside an array of treats from Amy's Candy Bar.

  • Enjoy $5 drink specials, DJ-spun tracks, and all-encompassing views at this weekly happy hour, which happens on the John Hancock Center's 94th-floor observation deck.

  • Head to this River North nightclub for an evening of live performances, drink specials, and fun prizes.

  • Marvel at twinkling lights, roam the animal houses, and sample several beers amidst ice sculpture carvings and holiday tunes at this adults-only event.

  • Channel your inner Celine Dion, Cher, or Cardi B at this special karaoke night, which features $5 draft beers and $5 well cocktails.

  • Hear SNL star, Ana Gasteyer, like never before at this special show. She'll perform tracks from her brand-new holiday album, "Sugar & Booze."

  • Head to this River North lounge for an evening of holiday cheer alongside bites, sips, and dancing.

  • Get an up-close look at this Lakeview brewery and sample a couple of their finest creations on this afternoon tour.

  • Move, meditate, and realign at this one-hour yoga class, which guides participants through a series of sun salutations situated 94 floors up in the sky.

  • Shop for holiday gifts and feel good about it at this market, which showcases vendors who exercise a sustainable and cruelty-free approach to their offerings.

  • Plant-based enthusiasts, rejoice: this all-day event celebrates a wide array of vegan bites and products from local makers.

  • Celebrate for a cause at this holiday party, which brings together initiatives like the Chicago Living Future Collaborative, Passive House Alliance Chicago, and Illinois Green Alliance for an evening of drinks and bites.

  • Head to this Pilsen hangout for an evening alongside these two acts, which are bound to keep the dance floor busy all night long.

  • It may be cold outside, but things are heating up at this beloved Pilsen bar, which is transforming into a tropical paradise for one night only with two rooms of DJ-spun sounds.

  • Keep the celebrations going at this recently opened bar, where a team of drink experts will lead guests through a two-hour class on perfecting the cocktail.

  • Test your Harry Potter IQ at this trivia night, which will focus on books five through seven. Winners will leave with an array of magical prizes.

  • Laugh the night away in the company of this seasoned troupe, which performs a full-length show featuring Shakespearean language, themes, and humor.

  • Explore a twinkling light tunnel, toast marshmallows, and join a choir of singing trees at this majestic light show, which makes its stateside debut this year.

  • Get classy at this Little Italy lounge, which hosts an evening dedicated to live music and the perfect martini.

  • Channel your inner child with a visit to Santa at this luxe suite, where photos with St. Nick can be followed with a stop at the hot chocolate bar and several festive snacks — from Peppermint Puppy Chow to Red Velvet Cheesecake Truffles.

  • Get festive with this pairing party, which features a flight of beers alongside an array of treats from Amy's Candy Bar.

  • Enjoy $5 drink specials, DJ-spun tracks, and all-encompassing views at this weekly happy hour, which happens on the John Hancock Center's 94th-floor observation deck.

  • Head to this River North nightclub for an evening of live performances, drink specials, and fun prizes.

  • Marvel at twinkling lights, roam the animal houses, and sample several beers amidst ice sculpture carvings and holiday tunes at this adults-only event.

  • Channel your inner Celine Dion, Cher, or Cardi B at this special karaoke night, which features $5 draft beers and $5 well cocktails.

  • Hear SNL star, Ana Gasteyer, like never before at this special show. She'll perform tracks from her brand-new holiday album, "Sugar & Booze."

  • Head to this River North lounge for an evening of holiday cheer alongside bites, sips, and dancing.

  • Get an up-close look at this Lakeview brewery and sample a couple of their finest creations on this afternoon tour.

  • Move, meditate, and realign at this one-hour yoga class, which guides participants through a series of sun salutations situated 94 floors up in the sky.

  • Shop for holiday gifts and feel good about it at this market, which showcases vendors who exercise a sustainable and cruelty-free approach to their offerings.

  • Plant-based enthusiasts, rejoice: this all-day event celebrates a wide array of vegan bites and products from local makers.

  • Celebrate for a cause at this holiday party, which brings together initiatives like the Chicago Living Future Collaborative, Passive House Alliance Chicago, and Illinois Green Alliance for an evening of drinks and bites.

  • Head to this Pilsen hangout for an evening alongside these two acts, which are bound to keep the dance floor busy all night long.

  • It may be cold outside, but things are heating up at this beloved Pilsen bar, which is transforming into a tropical paradise for one night only with two rooms of DJ-spun sounds.

  • Keep the celebrations going at this recently opened bar, where a team of drink experts will lead guests through a two-hour class on perfecting the cocktail.

  • Test your Harry Potter IQ at this trivia night, which will focus on books five through seven. Winners will leave with an array of magical prizes.

  • Laugh the night away in the company of this seasoned troupe, which performs a full-length show featuring Shakespearean language, themes, and humor.

The Chicago $20 and Under Collection
The Chicago $20 and Under Collection
The Chicago $20 and Under Collection
Collectie van Eventbrite
Experience the best Chicago has to offer on a budget. From trivia nights and dance parties to food festivals and yoga classes, here are a bunch of fun things to do this month that won’t break the bank.
Experience the best Chicago has to offer on a budget. From trivia nights and dance parties to food festivals and yoga classes, here are a bunch of fun things to do this month that won’t break the bank.
  • Explore a twinkling light tunnel, toast marshmallows, and join a choir of singing trees at this majestic light show, which makes its stateside debut this year.

  • Get classy at this Little Italy lounge, which hosts an evening dedicated to live music and the perfect martini.

  • Channel your inner child with a visit to Santa at this luxe suite, where photos with St. Nick can be followed with a stop at the hot chocolate bar and several festive snacks — from Peppermint Puppy Chow to Red Velvet Cheesecake Truffles.

  • Get festive with this pairing party, which features a flight of beers alongside an array of treats from Amy's Candy Bar.

  • Enjoy $5 drink specials, DJ-spun tracks, and all-encompassing views at this weekly happy hour, which happens on the John Hancock Center's 94th-floor observation deck.

  • Head to this River North nightclub for an evening of live performances, drink specials, and fun prizes.

  • Marvel at twinkling lights, roam the animal houses, and sample several beers amidst ice sculpture carvings and holiday tunes at this adults-only event.

  • Channel your inner Celine Dion, Cher, or Cardi B at this special karaoke night, which features $5 draft beers and $5 well cocktails.

  • Hear SNL star, Ana Gasteyer, like never before at this special show. She'll perform tracks from her brand-new holiday album, "Sugar & Booze."

  • Head to this River North lounge for an evening of holiday cheer alongside bites, sips, and dancing.

  • Get an up-close look at this Lakeview brewery and sample a couple of their finest creations on this afternoon tour.

  • Move, meditate, and realign at this one-hour yoga class, which guides participants through a series of sun salutations situated 94 floors up in the sky.

  • Shop for holiday gifts and feel good about it at this market, which showcases vendors who exercise a sustainable and cruelty-free approach to their offerings.

  • Plant-based enthusiasts, rejoice: this all-day event celebrates a wide array of vegan bites and products from local makers.

  • Celebrate for a cause at this holiday party, which brings together initiatives like the Chicago Living Future Collaborative, Passive House Alliance Chicago, and Illinois Green Alliance for an evening of drinks and bites.

  • Head to this Pilsen hangout for an evening alongside these two acts, which are bound to keep the dance floor busy all night long.

  • It may be cold outside, but things are heating up at this beloved Pilsen bar, which is transforming into a tropical paradise for one night only with two rooms of DJ-spun sounds.

  • Keep the celebrations going at this recently opened bar, where a team of drink experts will lead guests through a two-hour class on perfecting the cocktail.

  • Test your Harry Potter IQ at this trivia night, which will focus on books five through seven. Winners will leave with an array of magical prizes.

  • Laugh the night away in the company of this seasoned troupe, which performs a full-length show featuring Shakespearean language, themes, and humor.

  • Explore a twinkling light tunnel, toast marshmallows, and join a choir of singing trees at this majestic light show, which makes its stateside debut this year.

  • Get classy at this Little Italy lounge, which hosts an evening dedicated to live music and the perfect martini.

  • Channel your inner child with a visit to Santa at this luxe suite, where photos with St. Nick can be followed with a stop at the hot chocolate bar and several festive snacks — from Peppermint Puppy Chow to Red Velvet Cheesecake Truffles.

  • Get festive with this pairing party, which features a flight of beers alongside an array of treats from Amy's Candy Bar.

  • Enjoy $5 drink specials, DJ-spun tracks, and all-encompassing views at this weekly happy hour, which happens on the John Hancock Center's 94th-floor observation deck.

  • Head to this River North nightclub for an evening of live performances, drink specials, and fun prizes.

  • Marvel at twinkling lights, roam the animal houses, and sample several beers amidst ice sculpture carvings and holiday tunes at this adults-only event.

  • Channel your inner Celine Dion, Cher, or Cardi B at this special karaoke night, which features $5 draft beers and $5 well cocktails.

  • Hear SNL star, Ana Gasteyer, like never before at this special show. She'll perform tracks from her brand-new holiday album, "Sugar & Booze."

  • Head to this River North lounge for an evening of holiday cheer alongside bites, sips, and dancing.

  • Get an up-close look at this Lakeview brewery and sample a couple of their finest creations on this afternoon tour.

  • Move, meditate, and realign at this one-hour yoga class, which guides participants through a series of sun salutations situated 94 floors up in the sky.

  • Shop for holiday gifts and feel good about it at this market, which showcases vendors who exercise a sustainable and cruelty-free approach to their offerings.

  • Plant-based enthusiasts, rejoice: this all-day event celebrates a wide array of vegan bites and products from local makers.

  • Celebrate for a cause at this holiday party, which brings together initiatives like the Chicago Living Future Collaborative, Passive House Alliance Chicago, and Illinois Green Alliance for an evening of drinks and bites.

  • Head to this Pilsen hangout for an evening alongside these two acts, which are bound to keep the dance floor busy all night long.

  • It may be cold outside, but things are heating up at this beloved Pilsen bar, which is transforming into a tropical paradise for one night only with two rooms of DJ-spun sounds.

  • Keep the celebrations going at this recently opened bar, where a team of drink experts will lead guests through a two-hour class on perfecting the cocktail.

  • Test your Harry Potter IQ at this trivia night, which will focus on books five through seven. Winners will leave with an array of magical prizes.

  • Laugh the night away in the company of this seasoned troupe, which performs a full-length show featuring Shakespearean language, themes, and humor.