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The Suburbs This Weekend: Frontier Days, Penn Jillette

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  • Magicians Penn & Teller pose for a portrait in 2009. Penn Jillette will appear himself in Naperville.

      Magicians Penn & Teller pose for a portrait in 2009. Penn Jillette will appear himself in Naperville.
    Associated Press

  • Watch authentic Civil War battle re-enactments at the annual Civil War Days at the Lakewood Forest Preserve in Wauconda.

       Watch authentic Civil War battle re-enactments at the annual Civil War Days at the Lakewood Forest Preserve in Wauconda.
    Steve Lundy | Staff Photographer

  • Video: Suburbs this weekend

 
 

Richard picks The Arlington Heights Frontier Days Festival and Civil War Days in Lake County.

Sean picks Penn Jillette, comedian and half of the Emmy Award-winning magic duo Penn & Teller, at North Central College.

He also likes Tony Award-winning Broadway vet Idina Menzel ("Wicked," "Glee") teaming up with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and conductor/composer Marvin Hamlisch for a splashy Sunday concert featuring show tunes and pop hits at the Ravinia Festival.

See the video for more.

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