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5 Things To Do This Weekend 05.31.13
No excuses! Get out there and enjoy the weekend.
Here are some suggestions:
Head to Butler Field in Grant Park for the ‘Self Workout in the Park,’ 11 a.m. to 3 p.m June 1. The daylong event features fitness workouts, delectable treats and fabulous health and fitness product booths. $20. Visit selfworkoutinthepark.com.
Okay, so technically, this is happening Monday, but it will make you feel like the Weekend is still going on! 103.5 KISS-FM presents the Fantabuloso Tour featuring The Wanted and Icona Pop (pictured), 6 p.m. June 3, at the Aragon Ballroom, 1106 W. Lawrence. $35. Visit www.1035kissfm.com.
Do-Division Street Fest and Sidewalk Sale.
The music, shopping, food all takes place along Division from Ashland to Leavitt, Friday (from 5 to 10 p.m.) through Sunday (noon to 10 p.m. Sat. and Sun.) Unique goods, crafts, food and clothing from local shops and artisans is coupled with live music (bands and DJs). A $5 donation is suggested. Call (312) 850-9390 or visit
Patrick Stewart, shown here as Captain Jean-Luc Picard in a scene from “Star Trek: Nemisis,” is scheduled to appear at this weekend’s Star Trek Convention in Rosemont.
BOLDLY GO! It’s not exactly a strange new world, just Rosemont. And it’s the the site for the Official Star Trek Convention, Friday through Sunday, at the Westin O’Hare, 6100 N. River Rd. A galaxy of stars will be on hand, along with autograph sessions, panel discussions, photo ops, vendors (and the “Star Trek Rat Pack”) — you know the drill. For ticket availability, show hours and all the details, click here.
CHICAGO TURKISH FESTIVAL. It’s the 11th year for this 2-day FREE event, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. May 31-June 1 at Pioneer Court, 401 N. Michigan. TLive performances, dance, music, gourmet food, children’s activities, arts and crafts celebrate Turkish culture. Click here for complete information.