The Mix for March 22, 2013

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Updated: April 23, 2013 1:35PM

Here is a look at cool things to do.

Suggestions include Green Day at the Allstate Arena, the “Living with Wolves” exhibit at the Field Museum and Thalia at the Vic.


In a show postponed from Jan. 8, the band performs in support of its studio album trilogy —“Uno!” “Dos!” “Tre!” — at 7:30 p.m. March 28 at Allstate Arena, 6920 N. Mannheim Road, Rosemont. Best Coast opens. Tickets are $27.50-$52. Visit


The 10th annual Spring Egg-Stravaganza candy grab and party begins at 9 a.m. March 23 at Soldier Field, 1410 S. Museum Campus Drive, Chicago. Activities include face painting, family entertainment and a balloon artist. The event is free. Visit


Bobby Womack and Jeffrey Osborne headline at 8 p.m. March 23 at the Venue at Horseshoe Casino, 777 Casino Center Drive, Hammond, Ind. Tickets are $65-$85. Call (800) 745-3000 or visit


“Living with Wolves,” a new photo exhibit of wolves by Jim and Jamie Dutcher, who lived in a tent just outside Idaho’s Sawtooth Pack habitat for an up close view, opens March 22 at the Field Museum, 1400 S. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago. The exhibit runs through July. Visit


Comedian Larry Reeb performs at 8 and 10:30 p.m. March 23 at Zanies Rosemont, 5437 Park Place, Rosemont. Admission is $20 plus a two-item purchase. Visit


Eat to the Beat kicks off with Giordano Dance Chicago, featuring a world premiere by Liz Imperio, at noon March 22 at Harris Theater for Music and Dance, 205 E. Randolph Drive, Chicago. Admission is $5. The series continues through May 30. Visit


Singer-songwriter-actress Thalia, considered among the most successful Latin solo artists of all time, is on the bill at 7:30 p.m. March 24 at the Vic, 3145 N. Sheffield Ave., Chicago. Tickets, $40 (18-and-older show). Call (773) 472-0449 or visit or

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