The Weekend Q101


Inhaler at The Riviera

On Friday night, Inhaler makes their triumphant return to Chicago after turning heads at last year’s Lollapalooza. The Irish quartet, fronted by Bono’s son Elijah Hewson, have made tremendous strides ever since they cancelled off of last year’s Brian & Justin St. Patrick’s Day broadcast. Tickets are available here.


Uncorked: Chicago Wine Festival

The Museum of Science and Industry hosts the third annual Uncorked Wine Festival, where guests can enjoy more than 100 wines and Champagnes as well as a variety of exhibitions and experiences. Tickets. can be purchased here.

PAW Patrol Live! at Chicago Theater

On Saturday and Sunday, PAW Patrol Live! invades The Chicago Theater for a number of live performances. The new production will feature the beloved characters from the animated preschool series as they face their greatest challenge yet. Audiences will have the opportunity to help the pups solve puzzles during the interactive show, and a vibrant musical score will have kids dancing and singing in their seats. Tickets can be found here.

One More Time: A Tribute to Daft Punk at Logan Square Auditorium

A Tribute to Daft Punk is the first and only realistic tribute of their kind. They create the perfect Daft Punk inspired experience to produce a high-octane dance party set combining Daft Punk anthems, club bangers, and their own remixes. Tickets to this spectacular event are available here.

WILCO at The Riviera (Saturday, and Sunday) 

Jeff Tweedy brings his group of folk bandits to The Riv for a trio of shows this weekend. The band kicked off a three-show run at The Riv on Thursday night, and will cap off their residency on Saturday and Sunday. If you want to get in, you’ll have to turn to the secondary market, as these shows have been long sold out.

The Verve Pipe at City Winery 

Verve Pipe head to City Winery on Saturday night. Tickets for this intimate performance are available here.


Q101 NASCAR Watch Party

Rev your engines, racing fans! join Q101 to watch The EchoPark Automotive Grand Prix and cheer on your favorite drivers at our official watch party! Join Q101 at The Piggery located at 1625 W Irving Park Rd in Chicago on Sunday, March 26th from 2:00pm – 6:00pm for a watch party filled with high-speed thrills, delicious food, and unbeatable company. Get ready for the green flag with a cold drink in hand and a group of friends by your side.

Check out our table to win cool prizes and make sure to enter to win concert tickets or a pair of GA tickets to NASCAR Chicago Street Race Weekend on July 1 & 2nd 2023. Get there early and secure your spot to the finish line!

Shamrock Shuffle: 

The annual Shamrock Shuffle is taking place at Grant Park, sending thousands of green-clad participants on an 8K run, two-mile walk or one-mile race through the Loop.

Blackhawks host the Canucks 

The struggling Blackhawks take on the struggling Vancouver Canucks at home on Sunday evening.

Impractical Jokers Live at Rosemont Theater 

The DRIVE DRIVE DRIVE DRIVE DRIVE Tour heads to The Rosemont Theater on Sunday evening. The tour will feature never-before-seen videos and storytelling stand-up. Limited tickets can be found here.