Mardi Gras 18
Neighbors Yats and the Jazz Kitchen team up to celebrate the holiday with New Orleans food (say “yes” to Jambalaya and Shrimp Etoufee) and drink staples (Hello, Hurricanes), plus music for Pork N’Beans Brass Band and Clint Breeze and the Groove. Feb. 13 The Jazz Kitchen
The singer/actress/writer offers her unique takes on rock anthems, Broadway tunes, and originals via her larger-than-life personality. She’s as comfortable covering Black Sabbath as she is revisiting “I’ve Got You Under My Skin.” Show up a day late and you can catch Manhattan Transfer and Take 6. Feb. 16 Palladium
"Singin’ in the Rain"
Vintage Movie Night at Garfield Park often deals in the obscure. But this time around, historian Eric Grayson brings back an established, familiar classic. Remember to bring an extra dollar (beyond the $5 cover) for popcorn. Garfield Park Feb. 17