Craft beer, comedy or a concert? Mix and match this weekend in the suburbs. Here are five things to do. For others, go to dailyherald.com/calendar.
Lake Zurich Craft Beer Festival
Sample beers from more than 100 craft breweries at Lake Zurich's Craft Beer Festival this weekend at Henry J. Paulus Park, 200 S. Rand Road, Lake Zurich. The event also includes music and local food vendors. Tasting passes, which include admission, a commemorative tasting glass and 3-ounce samples, cost $50 on the day of the fest. Designated driver tickets are $10. lakezurich.org/528/Craft-Beer-Festival. 5 to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday, May 11-12.
Tammy Pescatelli at Improv Comedy Showcase
Laugh along with comedian Tammy Pescatelli when she returns for a run of standup shows at the Improv Comedy Showcase at Woodfield Mall, 5 Woodfield Road, Schaumburg. $22 plus a two-item purchase. (847) 240-2001 or chicago.improv.com. 8 and 10:15 p.m. Friday, May 11; 7 and 9:15 p.m. Saturday, May 12; 7 p.m. Sunday, May 13.
Capitol Steps at McAninch Arts Center
Capitol comedy: Watch the Capitol Steps satirical troupe poke fun at politics Saturday at College of DuPage's McAninch Arts Center, 425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn. $42-$49. (630) 942-4000 or atthemac.org. 4 and 8 p.m. Saturday, May 12.
Rita Rudner at Raue Center
Enjoy plenty of one-liners when Broadway veteran and Las Vegas standup comedy stalwart Rita Rudner performs Saturday at the Raue Center for the Arts, 26 N. Williams St., Crystal Lake. $35-$45. (815) 356-9212 or rauecenter.org. 8 p.m. Saturday, May 12.
Herman's Hermits with Peter Noone at Arcada
Rock back: Relive 1960s British pop hits such as "Mrs. Brown You've Got A Lovely Daughter" and "Silhouettes" when Herman's Hermits with Peter Noone plays the Arcada Theatre, 105 E. Main St., St. Charles. $49-$89. (630) 962-7000 or arcadalive.com. 5 p.m. Sunday, May 13.