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The close-up magic bar, featuring the bump out.

The Chicago Magic Lounge opens Thursday and features close-up magic and world-class illusionists - if you can find it.

The Draft Room at Kings Dining & Entertainment in Rosemont defies bowling alley food stereotypes.

"Love Never Dies" at Cadillac Palace Theatre is a stunning production with an exemplary cast, even if the plot is a bit predictable.

There's something about seeing a concert at Wrigley Field, and this year music fans have nine dates to see some of the the biggest names in music.

Mavis Staples headlines 2018 Chicago Blues Festival

2018 Chicago Blues Festival celebrates Chicago’s music legacy with headliners and special tribute performances including Mavis Staples; Corey Dennison Band; Mississippi Heat with Billy Flynn and Giles Corey; Special Tribute to Bob Koester and 65th Anniversary of Delmark Records, and more.

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