HIGH TEA: Make like the royals and enjoy an elegant holiday tea at the Palm Court at the historic Drake Hotel, whether you're taking a break from shopping or skipping out of the office for an exceedingly posh break. 11AM-5PM, $31.95.
PEANUT BETTER: Join Charles "Peanut" Tillman for an event benefitting his Cornerstone Foundation for critically and chronically ill children at Bronzeville's Gallery Guichard tonight. Purchase merch signed by the Bears cornerback and browse the gallery's collection of fine art. 5-8PM, free.
BELT IT OUT: Porchlight Music Theatre's first annual Holiday Sing-Along will feature the troupe's vocalists leading the group in a revue of holiday songs, so do your vocal exercises at lunch today. At the Theater Building Chicago in Lakeview, 7:30PM, $20-$25.