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Top Culture

MTV movie Awards

MTV movie Awards

Tuesday
Jun
 
18
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Will Tobey Maguire win best kiss?

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Juneteenth

Juneteenth

Wednesday
Jun
 
19
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Juneteenth celebrates the abolition of slavery in the U.S. On June 19th, 1865, slavery was abolished in Texas, which was last remaining Confederate state to officially do so.

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First Day of Summer

First Day of Summer

Friday
Jun
 
21
 - 
 

It's about time.

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BET Awards
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BET Awards

Sunday
Jun
 
23
 - 
 

Rapper and activist, Nipsey Hussle, will be posthumously honored with the 'Humanitarian Award'. Nipsey Hussle was shot and killed in L.A last March.

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TV & Movies

Top Story 4

Top Story 4

Friday
Jun
 
21
 - 
 

Woody and Buzz are running it back one more time.

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Sports

NBA Draft

NBA Draft

Thursday
Jun
 
20
 - 
 

We know that Zion will be picked first, but surprises will surely ensue.

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Women's World Cup
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Women's World Cup

Thursday
Jun
 
20
 - 
 

The U.S wraps up the group stage with a match against Sweden on Thursday afternoon in Le Havre, France.

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River to River Festival

River to River Festival

Tuesday
Jun
 
18
 - 
 

A free, two-week long collection of art shows and events.

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Basquiat Exhibit

Basquiat Exhibit

Friday
Jun
 
21
 - 
 

A new exhibit focused on Basquiat's activist centric work from the early 1980s.

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Joy of Sake
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Joy of Sake

Friday
Jun
 
21
 - 
 
Chelsea

This event features 500 Sakes to taste and food from restaurants like Momofuku and The Lobster Club.

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Dead & Co
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Dead & Co

Sunday
Jun
 
23
 - 
 
Citi Field

Former Grateful Dead members + John Mayer are in town for one show.

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Dead & Co
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Dead & Co

 
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Former Grateful Dead members + John Mayer are in town for one show.

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Cirque du Solei
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Cirque du Solei

Wednesday
Jun
 
19
 - 
Jun
 
30
Agganis Arena

The high-flying acrobatic show is in town for two weeks.

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Lamb Jam

Lamb Jam

Sunday
Jun
 
23
 - 
 

Time to baaaa'l out at this culinary competition + food festival.

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Yo Yo Ma Outdoor Concert

Yo Yo Ma Outdoor Concert

Thursday
Jun
 
20
 - 
 

The legendary cello player will perform outdoors at Millennium Park.

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Lake Shack

Lake Shack

Friday
Jun
 
21
 - 
Jun
 
23

Annual country music festival on Northerly Island.

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Hugh Jackman The Show

Hugh Jackman The Show

Friday
Jun
 
21
 - 
 
United Center

The greatest showman is back with a worldwide one-man show.

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Food Truck Festival
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Food Truck Festival

Saturday
Jun
 
22
 - 
Jun
 
23
South Loop

Why go to a restaurant when you can choose from 50 different trucks.

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