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June 07, 2012|Julia Borcherts | For RedEye


Pizzeria da Nella 1443 W. Fullerton Ave. 773-821-6600
Watch the UEFA Euro 2012 soccer games (11 a.m. and 1:45 p.m. Fri.-Sun.) at this new Lincoln Park spot and score a $10 Neapolitan-style pizza and soda game-day combo for yourself. At 11 a.m. Sunday—when Italy takes on Spain—opt for the $20 buffet, which includes pizzas, pastas, salads and desserts. 10:30 a.m.-midnight Fri.-Sat.; 10:30 a.m.-10 p.m. Sunday.

Ethiopian Diamond 6120 N. Broadway
Head to Africa by way of Rogers Park with an Ethiopian early summer dinner featuring beef, lamb, tilapia, chicken breast and vegetarian entrees served family style, plus appetizers, salads, dessert and South African wine or Ethiopian beer. 6:30 p.m. Saturday. $54. RSVP required:


Crew Bar & Grill 4804 N. Broadway
Dress up as your favorite “Love Boat” crew member or celebrity guest—or don some cruisewear—for The Love Crawl, an LGBT pub crawl which includes trolley service to nine Uptown bars, crawl-only drink specials, a costume contest and a souvenir T-shirt. 2-9 p.m. Saturday. $35. RSVP:


Daley Plaza Washington and Dearborn Streets
Get an early start on a girls’ night out when cast members from “Girls Night: The Musical” perform songs from the show—which opens June 22 at Primary Nightclub—and host a karaoke contest, where you can belt out your best rendition of “I Will Survive” or “Girls Just Want to Have Fun” for a chance to win a walk-on role in the show. Noon-1 p.m. Friday.

Lit After Dark Dearborn and Polk
Stick around after the Printers Row Lit Fest to see a poetry slam, rap cipher, live music, improv and more at this free event. Fans of RedEye’s “Missed Connections” app won’t want to miss Half Naked Productions’ improv performance of some of the best of the bunch.  6-10 p.m. Saturday.

Take free yoga, tai chi, Pilates and zumba classes from 7-11 a.m. Saturday at Millennium Park. Schedule:

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