Sunday, January 25, 2015

This Weekend

  • Foaming It In: Spring Break Fun at Congress Theater

    Celebrate like a college kid at this spring break rager foam party.

    More than foam: Ultraviolet dancers, bouncy houses, mechanical bulls, and plenty of loud EDM.

    Fri 7:30p-2a. Congress Theater, 2135 N. Milwaukee Ave., Logan Square. (773-905-2054). $10-30 here.

    Nearby: The Owl; Rocking Horse; Ultra Lounge

  • Shipping News: Yachtapalooza at Crowley's Yacht Yard

    Stock up on boat supplies taking in racing tips during navigation seminars.

    See food: Graze on bites from The Tamale Spaceship and Tom Strom Pizza while peeping the new boats for sale.

    Sat 8a-1p. Crowley's Yacht Yard, 3434 E. 95th St., Calumet Heights. (773-221-9990). Free.

    Nearby: Capri's Pizza; Roma's Restaurant & Lounge; Hacienda

  • Living Legend: Oblique Strategies: The Music of Brian Eno

    Honor electronic music pioneer Brian Eno with rock doc screenings and Eno-inspired DJ sets.

    Art on display: Trippy, slowly evolving “video paintings” Eno created for art galleries in the early '80s.

    Sun 8p-2a. Maria's Packaged Goods, 960 W. 31st St., Bridgeport (773-890-0588). No cover.

    Nearby: Zaytune; Nana; Polo Cafe

  • Fun Run: Chi Town Half Marathon & 10K

    Race along the lakefront as local street entertainers perform along the route up to the finish line, where a free backrub awaits.

    Party on: It may be early, but the 11a afterparty at Bar Celona (3474 N. Clark St.) gets things going with $3 you-call-its.

    Sun 8:15a. Meet at Stockton & LaSalle Drives, Lincoln Park. (312-448-2966). $42-80 here.

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