art and culture
Navy Pier & Kids Fest$115
Haven't taken the kids to Navy Pier in a while? Now there's no excuse. Take in a show with 4 tickets to "The Little Mermaid" at the Shakespeare Theatre (runs 7/3/15 - 8/16/2015), value $156. Before or after the show, use the $50 gift card to enjoy treats at The Goddess and Baker located right on the Pier. After a long day on Navy Pier, take a rest and look forward to the fall when you can use your 4 tickets to Facets Children's International Film Festival(10/23-11/1), $40. Total value $246.
A Royal Night$75
Enjoy using your $45 gift certificate to Trattoria Gianni for dinner before making your way next door with 4 tickets to The Royal George performance of either Late Night Catechism, Bible Bingo or Christmas Bingo, valued at $120. Total value $165.
Balena & Theatre$195
Enjoy a night out for two with 2 tickets to "The Rainmaker" at American Blues Theatre on Lincoln Ave, running 8/28-9/27/15: value $96. Before or after the show, take advantage of your $100 gift certificate to Balena on Halsted and enjoy a fantastic meal. Total value $196.
Enjoy a $100 gift certificate towards dinner at Hub 51 and then head to the Water Tower on Michigan Ave with two tickets to The Lookingglass Theatre's performance of Moby Dick. The show runs June 10-August 10, 2015, valued at $100. Total value $200.
You're a Goodman$135
Cheers to a Good Night! Two Goodman Theatre tickets ($176) to Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike (run dates June 20th- July 26th) and a $50 gift card toward dinner at one of the many Lettuce Entertain You restaurants. Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike is a comedy play written by Christopher Durang. The story revolves around the relationships of three middle-aged single siblings, two of whom live together, and takes place during a visit by the third, Masha, an actress, who supports them. Spike is Masha's boy-toy... This night will be a breeze to plan as you'll have 2 single babysitting placements (or the monthly client fee) from K Grace Babysitting Service an $80 value. Total value $306.
Gemini & Victory$250
You'll consider yourself a winner with a 3 course dinner for 2 with wine pairings at Gemini Bistro on Lincoln Ave.($200). Feel even more victorious by taking in a preview performance of "The Who & What" at the Victory Gardens Theatre on Lincoln.($120) Total value $320.
Three fantastic Chicago Cultural Experiences just for you! A one year membership to the Chicago History Museum, valued at $90. Chicago Architectural Foundation walking tour of downtown for 4 people, valued at $64. Two Chicago Symphony Orchestra tickets for the Chamber Music Series performance on 6/14/15 at 2 PM, valued at $46. Total value $200.
Rock out with friends at The Hideout - any performance of the winner's choosing with your four passes, valued at $100. The next day you can listen to more tunes with your new Bose Acoustic Noise Cancelling/QuietComfort QC15 Headphones valued at $300. Total value $400.
The Taylor/D'Addario Guitar Package goes beyond everything you need to play beautiful music. Whether a beginner, more advanced, man, woman, or child, the Taylor 144e is the most versatile and popular shape from the iconic Taylor line. The package also includes D'Addario's most popular and essential products including the world's best strings, tuners and capos. Details: 1 Taylor 114e Sapele/Spruce Grand Auditorium Acoustic-Electric Guitar; 10 sets of D'Addario strings, assortment of acoustic, EXP and electric; Tri-Action Silver Capo; Clip-On Micro Tuner; leather guitar strap; polishing cloth; humidification system; pro-winder; set of picks; end pins; and D'Addario swag. Total value $1000.