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This Weekend in Chicago

NY Post

Macy’s Flower Show and History Tour

When: Friday, March 27th at 11:30 a.m.

Where: Macy’s on State

Why you may want to attend: “The tour is 60 minutes in length, costs $12 per person and includes history of the State Street building including the breathtaking Tiffany vaulted ceiling, the graceful Burnham fountain, the world-renowned Walnut Room restaurant and, of course, a walk through the annual Flower Show.”

More info: Macy’s Flower Show

This Weekend in Chicago

Chicago Reader

Randolph Street Market

When: Saturday, March 28th – Sunday, March 29th; 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Where: Plumbers Hall, 1340 W. Washington

Why you may want to attend: “As seen in Travel & Leisure, the NY Times, Lucky Magazine and featured on TV news shows and web casts, the Randolph Street Market Festival is considered “a mecca of cool”… This European-style, indoor-outdoor urban antique market in the historic West Loop neighborhood features 200 select purveyors of high quality, amazingly priced “finds”… Shoppers can find furnishings, vintage clothing, jewelry, collectibles, etc.”

More info: Randolph Street Market

This Weekend in ChicagoChicago Dance Month

When: March 28th – May 3rd

Where: Select venues throughout Chicago

Why you may want to attend: “Chicago Dance Month is your chance to discover our city’s energetic and varied dance scene! With more than 50 performances, events, and classes, many offered at a special Dance Month “Hot Deal” discount rate, as well as numerous opportunities to visit open rehearsals and catch free pop-up performances featuring a fantastic array of dance artists and organizations.”

More info: See Chicago Dance

Kari Herrera is the creator of, Chicago’s indie city guide and blog. She often writes about the city’s points-of-interest as experienced by a local. She is a Social Media Marketing Manager and freelance writer. When she’s not working, Kari donates much of her time to the education of French-speaking immigrants in Chicago.


  1. Lilli

    March 28, 2015 at 7:56 pm

    Loved this week’s roundup!

  2. Tez

    March 28, 2015 at 8:02 pm

    YAY! Randolph Street Market!!

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