Brooklyn Boulders Grand Opening
When: Saturday, December 13th, 7:00pm
Where: Brooklyn Boulders, 100 S, Morgan St
What: Brooklyn Boulders is opening their first gym in Chicago and you're invited to the Grand Opening celebration! The Grand Opening event will feature a day and night of festivities, all FREE for members and the public.
Enjoy an array of high-caliber performances, accompanied by DJs, cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, live art, extreme sport demos, aerial acts, spoken-word, storytelling, interactive photo booths, a zip-line, and other unique revelry.
How: RSVP here
Story Club North Side
When: Thursday, January 8th, 7:30pm
Where: Holiday Club, 4000 N Sheridan Rd, Chicago, IL
What: Story Club is Chicago's premier open mic for stories. The show is a mix between curated performances and an open mic. Doors open & open mic sign up starts at 7:30pm and the show gets going at 8pm. Dana produces & hosts.
How: 21+, free entrance, $10 suggested donation. Holiday Club offers delicious food and drink during the show.
Story Club at Filet of Solo
When: Saturday, January 17th, 7:00pm
Where: Lifeline Theatre, 6912 N Glenwood Ave
What: Join us for the 18th annual Filet of Solo Festival at Lifeline Theatre! Celebrating the breadth of Chicago’s enduring storytelling and live lit scene, Lifeline Theatre and Live Bait Theater are thrilled to bring 16 storytelling collectives and numerous solo performers together for a three-week, multi-venue selection of powerful personal stories. The Story Club show will feature three open mic slots, so you can sign up to tell your own 8 minute true story!
How: $10 tickets and festival passes are available here