Apr 11, 2024 - Things to Do

Chicago weekend events: Expo Chicago, Latino Film Fest, Kane Brown

Guests viewing artwork at EXPO Chicago.

Guests viewing art at Expo Chicago. Photo: Kyle Flubacker

This weekend in Chicago, check out art at the biggest fair in town, see a film at the Latino Film Festival or catch award-winning country artist Kane Brown in concert.

1. 🎨 Expo Chicago

Experience this year's edition of Expo Chicago, one of the biggest events in the art industry.

Between the lines: The longtime fair featuring mostly contemporary art was acquired by a London-based company last year.

By the numbers: Expect to see 170 galleries from almost 100 exhibitors spanning 29 countries and 75 cities.

What to expect: Local galleries include Corbett vs. Dempsey, Document, Engage Projects, Les Enluminures, Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Moniquemeloche and Volume Gallery.

When: 6–9pm Thursday, 11am–7pm Friday and Saturday, 11am–6pm Sunday

Location: Festival Hall at Navy Pier

Tickets start at $30

2. 🎞️ Chicago Latino Film Festival

3. 🖼️ The Other Art Fair

4. 🎵 Kane Brown

  • The award-winning country star will take the stage at Allstate Arena with Tyler Hubbard and Parmalee 7pm Friday. Tickets start at $89
  • What to expect: The setlist includes "What Ifs," "Famous Friends" and "Bury Me in Georgia."

5. 🏒 Blackhawks

  • The 'Hawks (23-50-5) will face the Nashville Predators (45-29-5) and Carolina Hurricanes (50-22-7) in the final two home games of the season. Tickets start at $40
  • If you go: Hawaiian shirts will be given out at Friday's match.
  • When: 7:30pm Friday and 5pm Sunday

6. 😂 We Them One's Comedy Tour

avatar

Get more local stories in your inbox with Axios Chicago.

🌱

Support local journalism by becoming a member.

Learn more

More Chicago stories

Chicagopostcard

Get a free daily digest of the most important news in your backyard with Axios Chicago.

🌱

Support local journalism by becoming a member.

Learn more