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Welcome warmer weather and shake off cabin fever during Naper Settlement’s annual tribute to the changing of the seasons. Learn the time-honored method of collecting sap the old-fashioned way and see a maple tree tapping demonstration. Enjoy hands-on activities and presentations that recount Illinois’ Native American heritage and pioneer past and try a tasty maple treat. Each of the historic buildings will have a different theme and special activities for families to enjoy.
Lincoln Park Uncorked is a neighborhood wine stroll that combines delicious wine samples paired with local, complementary bites and showcases Lincoln Park businesses. Tickets $40 in advance; $50 at the door. 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Chicago Ideas Week is a seven-day festival featuring over 200 global thought leaders and innovators speaking on a variety of topics ranging from leadership and life’s lessons, to science and technology, to the most pressing issues of the day and the most creative insights in entertainment. We offer more than 150 engaging programs each Chicago Ideas Week to stimulate, inspire and enlighten participants while providing the opportunity for attendees to think, dream and connect.
200 indoor booths of quality hand-crafted items by exhibitors from 7 states. Holiday decor, oil paintings, water colors, yard art, metal work, mosaic art, purses, home decor. A quality show.
The ladies of the Lockport Oolong Protectorate Society have just returned from a spectacular tour of the major tea producing areas in China, Japan and India on their dirigible airship, The Jewel of Lockport. You are Cordially Invited to join the Society at an Afternoon Tea to welcome the members home from their triumphant voyage and sample teas collected during their travels. They will be providing tea from one of the oldest regions in the world, considered to be the birthplace of tea. You will be soothed by the beautiful music of a harpist and enjoy the beauty of textiles from around the world. Special Guest Appearance by Thomas Willeford - Steampunk Author and TV personality.
This live concert show combines the comedy and hits from the original movie and pays homage to Chicago's rich history of blues, gospel and soul. Hear all the Blues Brothers classics such as "Soul Man" and "Sweet Home Chicago".
Lynfred Winery invites wine lovers to come out for Wine Boot Camp. Event begins at 9 A.M. and goes until 2 P.M. Guests will learn and experience fermentation tank maintenance, grape crushing, witness a chemistry panel, and a blending session. Ticket price is $225.00.
A wide assortment of specialty sausages” (think kangaroo and alligator) alongside the “amazing” duck fat fries is sure to make Hot"G"Dog a Chicago staple.
Downtown Glen Ellyn is the place to shop and dine this holiday season. This event offers something for everyone: shopping, fellowship and new boutiques to explore! Grab your friends! Hundreds of women have joined us each year to get a head start on their holiday shopping and to just enjoy Downtown Glen Ellyn. This year will even be better than ever! More than 20 stores are throwing a party just for you! The night is full of music, cocktails, appetizers and special deals. Event runs from 5 P.M. until 9 P.M.
JB's Deli, located in Andersonville, provides its customers with authentic deli experience. Order today for delicious fresh cuisine and sandwiches that will keep you coming back for more. We look forward to seeing you soon!
Pauline’s is an authentic neighborhood diner serving American comfort food classics. Enjoy our five-egg omelettes, pancakes, benedicts, biscuits & gravy, burgers, soup, sandwiches, and salads. Satisfy that hunger at Pauline’s!
In a new Halloween event called Night of 1,000 Jack-o’-Lanterns, more than 1,000 hand-carved pumpkins—some as large as 150 pounds—will light up the night at the Chicago Botanic Garden. Replacing HallowFest, Night of 1,000 Jack-o’-Lanterns is the only event of its kind in the Chicago area. The LED-lit jack-o’-lanterns will be staged along a festive, paved pathway, starting at the Esplanade. Along the way, encounter entertaining characters, view the ghostly trains in the Model Railroad Garden: Landmarks of America, and find seasonal light food and drink, such as apple doughnuts, cider, and ale, for sale.
A Community-Supported Brewery since November 2014. Located in Evanston, Illinois, Sketchbook creates a common culture among local craft beer enthusiasts.
We focus on Belgian inspired session ales, oak barrel-aging, and alternative fermentation. Our beers are brewed with intention, as part of a ‘beer first’ culture. Our pursuit of balance inspires effort to bring order to random. Our lives are enriched by personal experience, some more common than others, but each as unique as the next. This random collective becomes who we are, what we do, and how we remember. We liken our beers to these experiences.
Diamante Azul provides authentic Mexican cuisine to its loyal and hungry customers. Order today to experience fresh flavors and exceptional customer service that you won't soon forget. We look forward to seeing you soon!
365-days-a-year for great food and fun! We offer several seating areas for your dining pleasure. Come enjoy our all-weather patio with retractable roof or cozy up next to the fireplace in our dining room. You can eat, drink, and converse with your friends outside at our dog friendly front side cafe or catch your favorite sporting event in our lounge. We offer the best late night dining on the North Side, serving food until 3am!
Joie De Vine is a cozy neighborhood wine bar, literally on a side street so that only the locals know where to find it. Delightful cocktails, wine and friendly staff make it a hit!
Great neighborhood BYOB (with no corkage fee) restaurant. The Crab Rangoon and wide varieties of sushi are fresh and all of our food is tasty and well presented.
Exceptional Service, attention to detail, and great food are the backbone of the original Pork Shoppe and with the addition of local draft beer and homemade cocktails, Pork Shoppe in Andersonville is ready to please... Again.
Come and experience refinement and individuality at Chicago's first Mexican steakhouse. Featuring steaks, chops and seafood with a Mexican flare.
Tutto Fresco is a cornerstone in the Chicago community and has been recognized for its outstanding Italian cuisine, excellent service and friendly staff. Our Italian restaurant is known for its modern interpretation of classic dishes and its insistence on only using high quality fresh ingredients.
One of 4 bars on this corner since Prohibition was repealed, and proud to be a part of this rich chapter in Chicago's history. Farragut's is a great place to hang out with your friends. The crowd is fun and the beer selection is huge. Open till 3am on the weekends. Come watch the Hawks here.
Jerry’s offers a lineup of well over 100 sandwiches, including named creations, warm sandwiches, burgers, hickory-smoked stuff, and rotating collection of specials. In addition, we allow customers “in the know” to create their own sandwiches by mixing and matching. And we’ve become a bar, featuring many (and only) North American craft beers as well as a growing collection of American whiskeys. Rounding out the excess, Jerry’s offers some fine music from a digital database of tens of thousands of songs.