Snow and Cold? Nothing Stands in the Way of Chicago Winter Fun!


List of Things To Do in the Chicago Suburbs for March, 2020

Winter in Chicagoland can be unpredictable. One day it seems like Spring has arrived, only to be followed the next day by blustery winds and freezing temperatures. But you can always count on venues throughout the area to deliver a fun line-up of entertainment options.

Here’s a few of our favorites:

An Orchestral Rendition of Dr. Dre: 2001 – March 7

This is no ordinary orchestral event. Expect performances from various DJ’s, lyricists and singers as well as a full orchestral rendition of Dr. Dre’s: 2001 album, followed by other west coast classics from Dre. Get the full rap star experience by booking limo services in the Chicago suburbs.

St. Patrick's Day activities – Multiple Days

Check out our round-up of family-friendly event and activities to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day.

Friends: The TV Show You Continue to Love

Are you a fan of the popular TV show Friends? Check out Friends trivia night on March 10 at Pinstripes in Barrington from 7 to 9 pm. Up for a road trip? Head to Twin Lakes, WI (just over the Wisconsin/Illinois border) to get your caffeine fix at Cup O’Joe, the Friends’-themed coffee house that just opened in February. Take some selfies on the Central Perk couch, in front of Monica’s and Rachel’s apartment door, and enjoy some Friends’ inspired drinks and treats.  

Chicago Flower & Garden Show – March 18

Enjoy the magnificent selection of more than 700 plant varieties, including a new exclusive Wave Petunia, unveiled at and only available for purchase at the show held at Navy Pier in Chicago.

Blake Shelton at Allstate Arena – March 19

The Blake Shelton: Friends and Heroes concert features The Bellamy Brothers, John Anderson and Trace Adkins, with very special guest Lauren Alaina. Check out our concert tips to get the most out of the evening.

Chicago Tattoo Arts Convention – March 20 to 22

Head over the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont to see more than 400 of the world’s best tattoo artists, tattooing live! Witness sideshow acts, live human suspension, burlesque and more.

Uncorked: Chicago Wine Festival – March 21

Enjoy over 200 wines and champagnes from across the globe, gourmet food vendors, virtual reality flight simulators and more amongst the exhibits of the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago. Worried about drinking too many samples? Book a limo so everyone in your party can enjoy the fun and get home safe.

DuPage County Food Truck Festival – March 21

Get a taste of all your favorites at this indoor food truck experience featuring eight of the area’s best. Enjoy the DJ, beer garden and local vendor village. This is a family-friendly event with free parking at the DuPage County Fairgrounds in Wheaton. Check out all the fun things to do in Wheaton after you’ve filled your tummy.

Festival of Laughs 2020 – March 28

Get ready to laugh at the Arie Crown Theatre at McCormick Place in Chicago at this comedy festival featuring Sommore, Gary Owens, Tony Rock, Tommy Davidson and Tony Soo. Book private transportation service for easy in and out at the venue.

Donut Fest Town – March 29

Donuts + beer = the sweetest festival in town. Donut Fest curates a variety of favorite donuts that guest can sample along with beer, coffee and more at this fun-filled tasty event at the Church Street Brewing Company in Itasca.