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Celebrity calendar: A guide to celeb appearances in Chicago

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Want to know which celebrities are coming to Chicago? Here's a list of upcoming celeb-related events -- from concerts and book signings to charity events and red carpets -- in and around the city.

And if you know about an appearance that isn't listed below, email it to


Julian Casablancas + The Voidz perform at The Vic.
Ingrid Michaelson performs at The Vic.
Pat McGann performs at Zanies-St. Charles.
Chase Rice performs at House of Blues.
20 Mick Foley performs at Zanies-Rosemont.
20 Shaggy performs at Cubby Bear-Chicago.
20-22 Todd Glass performs at Up Comedy Club.
20 Bret Michaels performs at Mojoes.
20 Gilbert Gottfried performs at Zanies-Chicago.
21 Gilbert Gottfried performs at Zanies-St. Charles.
21 Jerry Seinfeld performs at Rosemont Theatre.
21 T.I. performs at UIC Pavilion.
21 Phillip Phillips performs at Riviera Theatre.
21 Hunter Hayes performs at Sears Centre Arena.
21 Jared Allen hosts Helping Heroes gala at Palmer House Hilton hotel.
22 Atmosphere performs at Aragon Ballroom.
***22 Dee Snider, Kendall Schmidt, Sabrina Carpenter appear at Magnificent Mile Lights Festival on Michigan Ave.
22 Gilbert Gottfried performs at Zanies-Rosemont.
22-23 Fitz and the Tantrums perform at Riviera Theatre.
24-26 Wiz Khalifa performs at House of Blues.
25, 30 Pat McGann performs at Zanies-Chicago.
26 Twista performs at Double Door.
***26 Kat Dahlia performs at Portage Theater.
28 Korn, Slipknot perform at Allstate Arena.
28 Vic Mensa performs at Metro.
28 Slipknot performs at Allstate Arena.
29 Isley Brothers, Keith Sweat perform at UIC Pavilion.

1 K Michelle performs at The Shrine.
Rise Against performs at 101 WKQX's The Nights We Stole Christmas at House of Blues.
2 Chris Chelios signs "Made in America" book at Anderson's Bookshop-Naperville.
3 Counting Crows performs at 93XRT's Big Holiday Concert at Chicago Theatre.
3 Bush performs at Cubby Bear-Chicago.
3 O-Town performs at Mojoes.
5 Little Big Town performs at Rosemont Theatre.
5 Dillon Francis performs at Aragon Ballroom.
5, 6, 8, 9, 11, 12 Wilco performs Holiday Concerts for the Kids at Riviera Theatre.
6 Ariana Grande, Pharrell, 5 Seconds of Summer perform at B96's Jingle Bash at Allstate Arena.
6 Sam Smith, Fitz and the Tantrums perform at 101.9 The Mix's Miracle on State Street at Chicago Theatre.
6 Walk The Moon performs at 101 WKQX's The Nights We Stole Christmas at Aragon Ballroom.
7 Deidre Hall appears at Hell in a Handbag's A Very Speciall Rudolph benefit at Dank Haus German American Cultural Center.
8 Justin Timberlake performs at United Center.
10-11 Cole Swindell performs at Joe's Bar.
12-14 Rob Schneider performs at Chicago Improv.
11-14 Gabriel Iglesias performs at Rosemont Theatre.
14 French Montana performs at Double Door.
18 LeeAnn Rimes performs at Arcada Theater.
18 Demi Lovato, Fall Out Boy, Calvin Harris, Iggy Azalea perform at 103.5 KISS FM's Jingle Ball at Allstate Arena.
18 Pusha T performs at Mojoes.
23 Talib Kweli performs at The Shrine.
27 Empires perform at Lincoln Hall.
30 Sammy Adams performs at House of Blues.
30-31 The Orwells perform at Lincoln Hall.
31 Bob Mould and Fred Armisen perform at Metro.
31 Sasheer Zamata performs at Zanies-Rosemont.

9-10 Howie Day performs at City Winery.
***15 Anthony Rizzo hosts Laugh Off for Cancer benefit at American Junkie.
16 Wale performs at House of Blues.
16 Kerry Wood hosts Woody's Winter Warm Up benefit at Harry Caray's 7th Inning Stretch.
16 Joe Mande performs at Tomorrow Never Knows Fest at The Hideout.
17 Twin Forks performs at Tomorrow Never Knows Fest at Metro.
17 Brian Posehn performs at Mojoes.
21 Less Than Jake, Reel Big Fish perform at House of Blues.
23 Sam Smith performs at UIC Pavilion.
25 Seether, Papa Roach perform at Riviera Theatre.
29 Jeff Daniels performs at City Winery.
31 Cold War Kids perform at Riviera Theatre.

5 Marilyn Manson performs at Riviera Theatre.
6-7 Steve Rannazzisi performs at Zanies-Rosemont.
14 Sinbad performs at Chicago Theatre.
17-18 John Mellencamp performs at Chicago Theatre.
20 Enrique Iglesias, Pitbull perform at Allstate Arena.
21-22 Steven Yeun, Alanna Masterson appear at Walker Stalker Con at Navy Pier.
27 Chris Brown, Trey Songz perform at Allstate Arena.
27-28 Whitney Cummings performs at Chicago Improv.

3 Ariana Grande performs at Allstate Arena.
4 Meghan Trainor performs at House of Blues.
6 Taking Back Sunday performs at Riviera Theatre.
19 Maroon 5 performs at United Center.
21 Cedric The Entertainer performs at Arie Crown Theater.
27 The Decemberists perform at Chicago Theatre.

3 OK GO performs at Metro.

18 Bette Midler performs at United Center.

18-19 Taylor Swift performs at Soldier Field.

1-2 5 Seconds of Summer performs at First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre.
23 One Direction performs at Soldier Field. | Twitter @TribLuis | Facebook @TribLuis | Instagram @TribLuis

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