The Guide: Shows, Sales and Things to Do in Chicago

The Guide: Shows, Sales and Things to Do in Chicago

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Janel Laban
Nov 28, 2008

It's a holiday weekend in Chicago, but we ran across a few things to do, places to go and sales to check out...jump below for the list:

Take a look at Chicago through the eyes of local artists: The Exquisite City (shown above) is an exhibition of cardboard models of our city, laid out in a 3000 square foot space in the Viaduct Theater. Located at 3111 N. Western Ave. - closed today, 11/28, but open the rest of the weekend from 1-8pm.

If you are up for braving the IKEA crowds today, the MALM queen bed frame is half price, on sale for $99. 11.28.08 only, while supplies last.

West Elm has 10% off in store on any furniture purchase this weekend - November 28 -30. Holiday trim is 20% off through 12/11.

Small prints, anyone? The 19th Annual Small Prints Show is currently on at the Chicago Printmakers Collaborative. The tagline? "Small Prints, Smaller Prices, Gargantuan Art"!

As part of Third Coast West 08, McBride Kelley Baurer Architects is hosting an event featuring local artists and their new works. Artists include Anthony Bianco, Nate Bluestone, Ted Boggs and Willie McBride. This Saturday, November 29 from 4 - 10pm.

If you are feeling crafty, all Martha Stewart Crafts products are 30% off at Michaels from November 30 - December 13.

Gift cards for gift items: Now through Christmas, spend $200 at Cambium (113 W. Hubbard) and receive a $50. gift card.

Local favorite Dolan Geiman have got their the annual holiday sale in full swing. Check out what is available online and pick up right here at the studio in Chicago.

Photo: Jason Creps/The Exquisite City

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