Got Bieber fever? How about an itch to catch a hockey game? Ranked 3rd in the country by Pollster magazine for family programming, Allsate arena has an impressive lineup of activities for families on the hunt for entertainment. From hockey to b-ball and concerts to Olympic skaters, read on to hear why Allstate should be a destination on your family date night calendar.

Chicago Wolves: Ross Dettmanphoto: Ross Dettman/Chicago Wolves

Chicago Wolves hockey games
The Blackhawks may have sparked hockey fever in Chicagoland, but the Wolves offer an opportunity to bring your young fans to see live action at an affordable price. With pregame shows filled with fireworks and laser shows, a chance to try your best slap shot in the Kids’ Zone and post-game autograph sessions, you can be sure this will be an event for the whole family to remember.

Tickets: Range from $10-$55
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Chicago Wolves Kidsphoto: Ross Dettman/Chicago Wolves

Live in Concert – Justin Bieber
Discover the remedy for your tween’s “Bieber Fever” by taking them to the concert they’ve been begging for. With new smash hits like “Sorry” and “What Do You Mean?”, the music sensation has taken over radio stations and won over hearts all over again. Act fast, as tickets are already limited.

Fri., Apr. 22, 7:30 p.m. & Sat., Apr. 23, 7:30 p.m.
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photo: Stars on Ice

Stars on Ice
Ignite a passion for the upcoming summer Olympics by reliving some of the best acts from the ice rinks of Sochi. Gold champions Meryl Davis and Charlie White will be joined by world championship favorites Ashley Wagner and Gracie Gold. Celebrate 30 years of Stars on Ice with the most talented skaters America has seen in years, plus many more members of Team USA.

Fri., Apr. 29, 7:30 p.m.
Tickets: Range from $25-$85
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photo: Chicago Sky via Gary Dineen/NBAE

Chicago Sky basketball games
2016 marks the opening of the 20th WNBA season and Chicago boasts an experienced and star-studded team, including the league’s MVP Elena Delle Donne, Sixth Woman of the Year Allie Quigley, and six time WNBA All-Star Cappie Pondexter.

Note: Complimentary Parking at Chicago Sky games.

Season begins Sat., May 14, 7 p.m.
Tickets: Start at $16

Other 2016 Concerts
Allstate Arena has attracted musical headliners from many genres to suit the tastes of many listeners in your family, including:

Fri., May 6, 7 p.m. – Ellie Goulding Delirium Tour

Tues., May 17, 7 p.m. – Carrie Underwood Storyteller Tour

Tues., Aug. 2, 7 p.m. – Demi Lovato and Nick Jonas Future | Now Tour

What’s the parking situation?
Parking is available close to all entrances and opens two hours prior to event. Lot parking cost is $15-20; cash only (so don’t forget those wallets!).

Allstate Arena
6920 Mannheim Rd.

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Do you have a family date night planned at Allstate! Tell us about it in the Comments below!

— Nicole Morris