Chicago November 2020 Events

Start Your Holiday Season Off in Chicago This November!

November is a particularly enjoyable month in Chicago. Temperatures start to get cooler, making the outdoor air crisp and refreshing. The city begins to light up in holiday cheer, lots of sales are happening, and if you’re in town the day of Thanksgiving, lots of restaurants will be open and offering pre-fixe menus and specials for a memorable dinner experience!

November Event Calendar

SOFA Chicago

5-8 Nov, 2020
Festival Hall, Navy Pier MAP

Looking to see some art while visiting Chicago? Head down to Navy Pier for a cool, creative afternoon experience: check out SOFA! SOFA stands for Sculpture Objects Functional Art and Design. The curated expo showcases beautiful 3D pieces of fine and decorative art. Single-day tickets are $25 in advance; a three-day pass is $35. 

Wine Stroll

12 Nov, 2020 6:30 pm

Twice a year, once in the Spring and once in the Fall, over 45 retail shops and restaurants in Lincoln Square are transformed into wine tasting stops! In addition to red and white wine samples, the Fall Wine Stroll will also feature hors d'oeuvres from local restaurants. Tickets are $45 and you have the option to choose from 5 routes.

Thanksgiving Dinner in Chicago

26 Nov, 2020
Thanksgiving Dinner in Chicago

If you'll be having Thanksgiving dinner in Chicago this year, you're in luck! This culinary-focused city has lots of options! Check out this list of restaurants open on Thanksgiving, offering specially crafted menus! If you want an even more unique Thanksgiving dinner experience, consider having Thanksgiving dinner aboard an Odyssey Cruise ($115) as you travel across and enjoy the views of Lake Michigan.

Chicago Concerts in November

  • 11/01/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 11/04/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 11/04/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 11/05/2020 Luke Combs, Ashley McBryde & Ray Fulcher United Center Buy Tickets
  • 11/05/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 11/05/2020 Passenger Thalia Hall Buy Tickets
  • 11/05/2020 Dom Dolla & Sonny Fodera Concord Music Hall Buy Tickets
  • 11/06/2020 Luke Combs, Ashley McBryde & Ray Fulcher United Center Buy Tickets
  • 11/06/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 11/07/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 11/07/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 11/08/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 11/08/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 11/11/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 11/11/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 11/12/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 11/12/2020 Jo Koy The Chicago Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 11/13/2020 Lyric Opera of Chicago: Puccini's Tosca Civic Opera House Buy Tickets
  • 11/13/2020 Jo Koy The Chicago Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 11/13/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 11/13/2020 Jo Koy The Chicago Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 11/14/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 11/14/2020 Sam and Colby Park West Buy Tickets
  • 11/14/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 11/14/2020 The Read Live! Vic Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 11/15/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 11/15/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 11/17/2020 La Roux Park West Buy Tickets
  • 11/18/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 11/18/2020 Too Hot To Handel: The Jazz-gospel Messiah Auditorium Theatre - IL Buy Tickets
  • 11/18/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 11/19/2020 Too Hot To Handel: The Jazz-gospel Messiah Auditorium Theatre - IL Buy Tickets
  • 11/19/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 11/20/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 11/21/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 11/21/2020 Iliza Shlesinger The Chicago Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 11/21/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 11/21/2020 The Wood Brothers Riviera Theatre - IL Buy Tickets
  • 11/22/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 11/22/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 11/22/2020 Tom Papa Thalia Hall Buy Tickets
  • 11/24/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 11/25/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 11/25/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 11/27/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 11/27/2020 Lyric Opera of Chicago: Verdi's Attila Civic Opera House Buy Tickets
  • 11/27/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 11/28/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 11/28/2020 Elder Reggie's Rock Club Buy Tickets
  • 11/28/2020 Nikki Glaser Vic Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 11/28/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets
  • 11/28/2020 Nikki Glaser Vic Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 11/29/2020 Frozen - The Musical Cadillac Palace Buy Tickets

Upcoming Nightclub Events

Sun, Nov 01 at Berlin Nightclub MadonnaRama
Mon, Nov 02 at Berlin Nightclub Mom Jeans
Tue, Nov 03 at Berlin Nightclub TBA
Wed, Nov 04 at Berlin Nightclub Beat Lab
Thu, Nov 05 at Schubas Wavves
Thu, Nov 05 at Berlin Nightclub DURO
Fri, Nov 06 at Berlin Nightclub Cosmix Fridays with DJ Greg Haus
Sat, Nov 07 at Berlin Nightclub Drag Matinee