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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

 
and Sean Stangland
 

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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