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Chicago to host a variety of music events this week

If you love to take advantage of the live music offerings near you, this week offers several great reasons to leave the house.

From a 1920s-style show to an Afro-Fusion anniversary party, read on for a local music to-do list to fill your calendar this week.

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"The SingEasy"

From the event description:

You're invited to a 1920s speakeasy with a modern twist. Cabaret style performers create a show based on viral content that you suggest. Celebrity Twitter feeds, audience Instagram accounts and popular memes fuel the comedy.

When: Friday, July 12, 9:30 p.m.
Where: Room 13 at The Old Chicago Inn, 3222 N. Sheffield Ave.
Price: $12.50

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Chicago's Boat Party of Summer 2019

From the event description:

Score tickets to Chicago's Day Boat Party on Saturday while you can. Hosted by Chicago Boat Parties, this event takes place on the S.S. Summer of George boat, a two-level vessel equipped with a full service bar and a dance floor. Take in skyline views and enjoy live music.

When: Saturday, July 13, 4-7:30 p.m.
Where: River City Marina, 900 S. Wells St.
Price: $40 (Tier 2: General Admission). More ticket options available.

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"Waldo Crawldo"

From the event description:

The hunt is on this Saturday when the "Waldo Crawldo" hits Wicker Park. Tickets include drink specials, a Wally-themed map and more. With giveaways, laughs and fun, you won't have to look too far for a good time.

When: Saturday, July 13, 2 p.m.
Where: Whiskey Business, 1367 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Price: $20

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Afro Fusion Day Party "Celebrating 4 Years at The Promontory" @ The Promontory

From the event description:

The Afro-Fusion Day party turns four years old this Sunday. Gather your friends and come out to celebrate this milestone. This free, international dance party features DJs—Dee Money and 3K—mixing hip-hop, R&B, reggae and more. Open to adults 21 and over.

When: Sunday, July 14, 5 p.m.- Monday, July 15, 6 a.m.
Where: The Promontory, 5311 S. Lake Park Ave. West
Price: $10 (Early Bird); $15 (General Admission)

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Parking in Chicago can be tough, especially during popular events. To find free or cheap parking and to book parking in advance, see this map of Chicago parking from SpotAngels. And to get there by public transportation, check the CTA's website for nearby stations and schedules.


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