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Decades Chicago Trunk Show
The luxury designer consignment pop-up is back, complete with a trove of Chanel, Marni, and a new collaborative shoe collection from Modern Vintage.
Why: Twenty-five DailyCandy readers get access to the private VIP opening reception (read: first shot at the merch) on Friday. The first to email rsvp@decadesinc.com score tickets.
When: VIP reception, Fri., 3-8 p.m. Trunk show, Sat., 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sun., noon-6 p.m.
Where: Space519, 900 North Michigan Shops, 900 N. Michigan Ave., at Delaware Pl., 5th flr. (312-751-1519). Admission is free.

Mother’s Day Pop-Up Flower Cart
Foxglove Studio springs up inside Eskell with pretty bouquets to color Mom’s world.
Why: You can also buy toffee and treats from BarnHouse Handcrafted.
When: Sat., 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: 1509 N. Milwaukee Ave., at Honore St. (773-486-0830).

The Whole World Is Watching
Dog & Pony Theatre Company’s stirring collage of stories pieces together the riots and drama surrounding the August 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago.
Why: It unfolds with live music and projections and plays out promenade style, so you walk from scene to scene.
When: Sat.-June 9.
Where: Victory Gardens Biograph Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Ave., at Fullerton Ave. Tickets ($25) at 773-871-3000 or online at victorygardens.org.

Peterson Garden Project’s Plant and Bake Sale
Pick up organic seedlings and gardening supplies, nosh on baked goods from local pastry chefs, and get advice from master gardeners.
Why: Proceeds help the Peterson Garden Project, a nonprofit that encourages growing your own food and community.
When: Fri.-Sun., 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Where: 4642 N. Francisco Ave., at Manor Ave. (855-747-4769).

Khaira Arby
The Malian diva draws you into a swirl of electric guitar and percussion in her indie rock/desert blues gig.
Why: Inspiring messages of peace during a tumultuous time for her country.
When: Tonight, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Old Town School of Folk Music, 4544 N. Lincoln Ave., b/t Wilson & Sunnyside Aves. Tickets ($15) at 773-728-6000 or online at oldtownschool.org.

Photo: Barry Brecheisen / Courtesy of Decades

900 N Michigan Ave
@ Walton St, 5th flr
Chicago, IL 60611
Peterson Garden Project
4642 N Francisco Ave
@ Manor Ave
Chicago, IL 60625
4544 N Lincoln Ave
bt Wilson & Sunnyside Aves
Chicago, IL 60625
1509 N Milwaukee Ave
@ Honore St
Chicago, IL 60622
Victory Gardens Biograph Theater
2433 N Lincoln Ave
@ Fullerton Ave
Chicago, IL 60614