Events

9/19/19 – Politics and a Pint with Chris Plante

9/19/19 – Politics and a Pint with Chris Plante

Politics And A Pint returns Thursday, September 19th, from 6pm – 8pm at Tap House Grill at 1472 Market Street in Des Plaines. Returning to Politics and a Pint is one of our own! Our special returning guest is Chris Plante! Chris is a recovering member of the Washington media, having spent 17 years at CNN covering Breaking News…

9/20/19 – Marc Maron

9/20/19 – Marc Maron

Don’t miss comedian Marc Maron when he brings his Hey, There’s More Tour to Chicago on Friday, September 20th at The Vic Theatre! Tickets go on-sale Friday, April 12th at 10am or you can win a free pair below! WLS-AM 890 wants to send you to the show for FREE! Enter here for your chance…

9/21/19 – Farm Aid 2019

9/21/19 – Farm Aid 2019

Since 1985, Willie Nelson, Neil Young, and John Mellencamp have organized Farm Aid – a concert to raise funds to keep farm families on their land. This year, they’ll be performing at Alpine Valley Music Theatre in East Troy, Wisonsin on September 21 with Dave Matthews & Tim Reynolds, Bonnie Raitt, and more! Tickets are on sale now but you can try your shot at…

10/10/19 – Future of Higher Education in Illinois Panel

10/10/19 – Future of Higher Education in Illinois Panel

Join the Lincoln Forum for a panel discussion and be a part of a LIVE radio broadcast! Illinois’ universities and community colleges sit atop an education ecosystem that feeds our economy with talented works and bolsters vibrant communities across our state. Leading in education is no longer just about teaching and curriculum, it’s about being…

10/12/19 – ILLINOIS VS Michigan

10/12/19 – ILLINOIS VS Michigan

Join the WLS-AM 890 street team at the University of Illinois Memorial Stadium pregame tailgate as the Fighting Illini take on the Michigan Wolverines on Saturday October 12th at 3:00pm.  Stop by the WLS AM 890 tailgate tent and register to win tickets to a future ILLINI football game. To purchase tickets to the University…

10/20/19 – Jim Gaffigan

10/20/19 – Jim Gaffigan

Don’t miss comedian Jim Gaffigan when he brings his Secrets and Pies tour to Chicago Theatre on Sunday, October 20th!  Tickets go on-sale Friday, June 14th at 10am! WLS-AM 890 wants to send you to the show for FREE! Tune in to Mancow in the mornings the week of June 17th for your shot at winning a…

11/8/19 – Penn & Teller

11/8/19 – Penn & Teller

For over 40 years Penn & Teller have defied labels by redefining the genre of magic and inventing their own distinct niche in comedy. Don’t miss this dynamic duo when they perform at the Chicago Theatre on Friday, November 8th!  Tickets are on-sale now! Check It Out Get excited for the show with Penn & Teller’s Lesson…

11/9/19 – Bert Kreischer

11/9/19 – Bert Kreischer

Don’t miss comedian Bert Kreischer when he brings his Body Shots World Tour to the Chicago Theatre on Saturday, November 9th! Tickets for the 7pm show SOLD OUT immediately, so a second show has been added for 9:30pm and tickets go on-sale Friday, May 3rd at 10am! Want to win a free pair of tickets? Tune…

11/21/19 – The Last Waltz

11/21/19 – The Last Waltz

Robbie Robertson, Sebastian Robertson, and Keith Wortman of Blackbird Presents are thrilled to announce the return of the highly acclaimed The Last Waltz Tour.  This epic tour captures the excitement of The Band’s historic 1976 Thanksgiving concert at the famed Winterland Ballroom in San Francisco hailed as one of the greatest rock concerts of all…

12/1/19 – Celine Dion

12/1/19 – Celine Dion

For the first time in over a decade, Celine Dion will tour North America with a stop at the United Center on Sunday, December 1st! Tickets go on-sale Friday, April 12th at 10am. Want to win a pair of tickets? Tune in to Mancow in the mornings on WLS-AM 890 for your shot at tickets, furnished…

12/10/19 – An Evening of Conversation with Julie Andrews

12/10/19 – An Evening of Conversation with Julie Andrews

A true legend in every sense of the word, Julie Andrews has entertained millions for more than half a century. Don’t miss one of the world’s most beloved icons at An Evening of Conversation with Julie Andrews, coming to The Chicago Theatre on Tuesday, December 10th! Julie has many stories to share, and will even…