Gapers Block has ceased publication.

Gapers Block published from April 22, 2003 to Jan. 1, 2016. The site will remain up in archive form. Please visit Third Coast Review, a new site by several GB alumni.
 Thank you for your readership and contributions. 


Saturday, September 18

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Morning Glories @ Garfield Park Conservatory

Kids can learn about the natural world through planting, digging in soil and other special activities at Garfield Park Conservatory's Children's Garden, 300 N. Central Park Ave. Drop in sessions run from 10am - noon. Free, but donations are encouraged.

San Fermin + Sō Percussion @ Millennium Park

Brooklyn-based artists San Fermin and Sō Percussion perform their contemporary takes on classical music to kick off Downtown Sound at Millennium Park starting at 6:30pm. Free.

Best Night Ever @ GMan

The twice-monthly show highlighting up-and-coming comedians features Olivia Cathcart (Atlanta), JF Harris (NYC), Kate Willett (San Francisco), Mike Cronin, and Marty DeRosa (Los Angeles). Doors open at 8pm at GMan Tavern, 3740 N Clark St, Chicago. Free.



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