Cool and Unusual Ways to Pass the Day

When you’re looking to have fun with your date but want something to do that is a bit out of the ordinary, try one of Chicago’s more unusual events. The month of June has two in particular that might be perfect for you.

Chicago Contemporary Circus Festival - Athenaeum Theatre - June 17th through June 21st

Whether you’re a potential circus performer looking to improve your skills or just a fan that wants to see some amazing performances, this festival has it all. There will be plenty of workshops and seminars to attend as well as three theaters worth of shows to view. It’s a circus extravaganza like no other.

Body Art Expo - Navy Pier - June 19th, 20th & 21st

It’s the world’s largest tattoo convention and it’s taking place right here in Chicago. Meet more than 300 of the best artists and piercers around, watch a tattoo contest, eat, drink and see some truly impressive and alternative shows. For lovers of the lifestyle, there are no better events around.


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