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Chicago to host a variety of music events this week

If you love live music, there's no time like the present when it comes to getting out and about in Chicago. From a dance party to a standup comedy eve here are the local shows worth checking out this week.

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Chi-Go-Go: Chicago Vs. D.C.

From the event description:

Join us for a night of go-go music, hip hop, Chicago music and complimentary fried chicken along with your favorite sauce 'til you're exhausted.

When: Saturday, Sept. 14, 10 p.m.
Where: The Promontory, 5311 S. Lake Park Ave. West
Price: $15

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The Rock and Roll Playhouse presents: The Music of Reggae for Kids

From the event description:

Performing songs created by the most iconic musicians in rock history, The Rock and Roll Playhouse band offers its core audience of families with children age ten and under games, movement, stories and an opportunity to rock out in an effort to educate children and explore their creativity.

When: Sunday, Sept. 15, 11 a.m.
Where: Thalia Hall, 1807 S. Allport St.
Price: $15

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The Lake Country Symphony Orchestra

From the event description:

The Lake Country Orchestra performs Hollywood and Broadway scores at the historical Logan Square Auditorium.

When: Saturday, Sept. 14, 3:30 p.m.
Where: Logan Square Auditorium, 2539 N. Kedzie Blvd.
Price: $10

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Saturday Night Standup Comedy at Laugh Factory Chicago

From the event description:

We have searched the entire city of Chicago and have compiled the greatest lineup of stand up comedy imaginable.

When: Saturday, Sept. 14, 7 p.m.
Where: Laugh Factory, 3175 N. Broadway
Price: Free

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'The Blackout Diaries'

From the event description:

"The Blackout Diaries" is a comedy show where standup comedians and "regular" people (cops, firefighters, teachers — you get the picture) tell incredible true drinking stories. Then you, the audience, can probe even deeper by asking questions.

When: Saturday, Sept. 14, 10 p.m.
Where: Under the Gun Theater, 956 W. Newport Ave.
Price: $5

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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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