Revolution Brewing (Terrence Antonio James/Chicago…)
Sola, 3868 N. Lincoln Ave. 773-327-3868
Say yes to summer fruit with this three-course, plum-infused prix fixe dinner, which features a pork chop with barley, fava beans and plum candied-ginger preserve; salad with pea tendrils, plums and more; and an adzuki bean cake with ginger plums, jasmine ice cream, orange-plum syrup and a sesame cookie. 5:30-9 p.m. $30; $45 with wine pairings.
Tales and ales
Revolution Brewing, 2323 N. Milwaukee Ave. 773-227-2739
Raise your glass at this fundraiser for storytelling collective 2nd Story, which includes tastings of house brews such as Cross of Gold, Iron Fist Pale Ale, Anti-Hero IPA and more, plus appetizers and performances of original tales by collective members Andrew Reilly and Jessica Young with musical accompaniment. 6:30-8:30 p.m. $40-$50.
Let your geek flag fly
Harrigan's, 2816 N. Halsted St. 773-248-5933
Grab a $2 PBR draft, $3 Bud pint or $4 Magners cider bottle and put your love for your nerdy childhood TV shows to good use at Project 891 Theatre Co.'s TGIF Trivia Night, where your knowledge of otherwise completely useless factoids about "Family Matters," "Perfect Strangers" and "Full House" could win you themed prizes. 7:30 p.m. $5.
UP Comedy Club, 230 W. North Ave. 312-662-4562
Slacker comedian Kyle Kinane—a Chicago-area native who's been seen on "Last Call with Carson Daly" and BBC's "The World Stands Up" and is a regular opener for comedians such as Patton Oswalt and Brian Posehn—headlines as part of the TBS Just for Laughs Chicago festival. 10:30 p.m. $25.
Bank of America Theater, 18 W. Monroe St. 800-775-2000
Creator Brian Henson—yes, Jim Henson's son—joins the cast for the opening of "Stuffed and Unstrung,"which features adults-only puppet adventures in improv comedy. Audience suggestions fuel the action, which is projected on to two huge screens and the puppeteers—working in full view of the audience—add to the comedy. 7:30 p.m. $25-$60.
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