5 Things To Know This AM — Jan 27 2011

Rejoice! Janet Jackson has added a third night to her Chicago visit! Show is March 9 at the Chicago Theater, and tix go on sale this Saturday, January 29 at noon. Set alarms, set reminders, set expectations—high. (B96.com)
You like wine. You like being charitable. Red Door Animal Shelter brings you both of these joys tonight at Fine Wine Brokers in Lincoln Square. Tickets are $40 and 10% of sales will go directly to Red Door Animal Shelter, a seriously awesome no-kill animal shelter for dogs, cats, and bunnies. Yes bunnies. Reservations required. (Red Door Animal Shelter)
At long last, Taco Joint is open in Lincoln Park. In addition to seriously inspired tacos, they're offering over 50 different kinds of tequila for purchase. Once you find a winner, they'll store your bottle for you in your own tequila locker for next time. The walk-up window isn't open yet, but who's eating tacos standing up in the snow right now? Not us! (Eater Chicago)
We told you about Ria's reopening yesterday, but the owners feel like heating things up. Check out this Twitter auction they've launched. If you've got the cash, you'll get dinner for two at Ria, plus two seats at the Grand Chef's Gala tomorrow! (312 Dining Diva)
Just announced! The Flaming Lips are on their way back to Chicago in July! Tickets on sale this Saturday, January 29 at noon, get tix while they're hot--we will! (Gapers Block)

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