Saturday, February 16th, 2013
Doors Open at 6p | Show Starts at 7p
JOE’S BAR ON WEED STREET
940 West Weed Street in Chicago
Host/Comedian, Brian Babylon, Comedy Central’s South Beach Comedy Festival
Comedian, Austin Victor, Chicago’s Improv Comedy
Comedian, Mike Stanley, Gilda’s Laugh Fest Best of the Midwest
Comedian, Luai Hodi, Stand-up, Improv & Sketch Comedian
Headliner, Prashanth Venkataramanujam, San Francisco Comedy Festival
$20 PRE-SALE TICKETS
For tickets, visit www.ABCDchicago.com or www.MamuEvents.com
350-person seating. 1st-come, 1st-serve. Full menu. Cash bar
21+. Valet parking. Tickets may be available at the door.
GET STAMPED FOR FREE AFTER-PARTY @ RED VIOLET, 121 W. HUBBARD. 9P-3A. Special Guests, DJ Sultan and DJ Naveen Kumar!
The popular show Shameless is headed back to Chicago to film outside shots (the rest is filmed back in California). onlocationvacations.com is reporting that the following locations will be used:
N Franklin St and W Huron St
North St and Western Ave
1939 S Spaulding Ave (on 11/9 too)
In the Loop, around S Michigan Ave and E Jackson Dr
E Wacker and N Clark St
505 N Michigan Ave
S Central Park Ave and W Ogden Ave
The Chicago shoot is expected to take place from 11/5-11/9 and 11/12.
Atmosphere Casting is looking for extras. For more information and details visit Atmosphere Casting’s Facebook page.
International pop star and owner of Voli Light Vodkas, Pitbull, will appear at the Walgreens store on State Street in Chicago for an event and pictures with his fans. With Music by a featured Voli DJ and specialty low-calorie cocktails created by the Voli mixologist on site, this event will be the official launch of a nationwide partnership between Voli Light Vodkas and Walgreens. Fans will be able to choose their favorite flavor of Voli Light Vodkas and get a chance to take a picture with Pitbull and sample Voli cocktails. The event is strictly for ages 21 and over. Meet and greet is a first come, first served basis.
Friday, July 27th 4-5pm
Mixologist from 3 PM to 5 PM
151 N STATE ST
Chicago IL 60601
Macy’s State Street, Chicago
March 22, 2012
Join Macy’s and OUT as we kick off the season in style. Check out the latest trends from Impulse and our top-name designers, including Hugo Boss, Armani Jeans, Michael Kors, Theory, Tallia Orange and more!
Then shop your favorites to the tunes of our resident DJ and enjoy light refreshments. Take advantage of exclusive savings, plus with your qualifying purchase recieve a complementary gift*!
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WHAT: 10th ANNUAL CHIRP RECORD FAIR & OTHER DELIGHTS
WHEN: April 14 & 15, 2012, 10am – 5pm
WHERE: Chicago Journeyman Plumbers Union, 1340 W. Washington in Chicago
The Chicago Independent Radio Project (CHIRP) presents the 10th Annual Record Fair & Other Delights on April 14 -15, 2012 at The Chicago Journeymen Plumbers Union (1340 West Washington Boulevard). Mark your calendar for the only record fair in Chicago proper as CHIRP returns to the West Loop for the fourth consecutive year, celebrating a very special birthday!
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Memphis soul masters the Bo-Keys
10pm, March 22, 2012
SPACE, 1245 Chicago Ave,. Evanston, IL, 847.492.8860
“Masters of the Memphis sound” (NPR) the Bo-Keys will perform at SPACE on March 22, following a wave of acclaim for last year’s ‘Got To Get Back!’ (Electraphonic Recordings), joined by vocalists Otis Clay of Chicago and Atlantic Records singer Percy Wiggins. › Continue reading
Saturday, April 21:
Monkeytown Tour 2012…
$21 adv. – $25 day of / 18 & Over / Doors: 8PM / Show: 9PM
Berlin techno wizards Modeselektor, hot off the heels of their recently released third album, bring their completely new live show to North America this April, stopping at Metro on April 21. Tickets go on sale this Saturday March 10 at noon at the Metro Box Office and online at metrochicago.com / etix.com. › Continue reading
Saturday, September 22, 2012
9:00am until 3:00pm
Cannon Drive and Fullerton Ave.
Join the Society of St. Vincent de Paul Chicago and DePaul University for the inaugural Friends of the Poor 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012 at 9 a.m. at Cannon Drive and Fullerton Ave. in Chicago.
$25 for Walkers and Students
$30 for early registration
$35 Race Day Registration
1. Register online at https://www.signmeup.com/site/online-event-registration/81920
2. Race day registration will be open from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m.
Address, date and time coming soon
Cannon Drive and Fullerton Avenue
September 22, 2012
7:30 to 8:30 a.m. during registration
The Friends of the Poor 5K is using the latest in race timing technology from Lakeshore Athletic Services. Timing devices will be distributed at Packet Pick-Up.
The Friends of the Poor 5K is limited to a maximum of 500 entrants. Registration for the event will close once the limit has been reached. Race week or race day registration may not be available.
The proceeds from the event will benefit the Society of St. Vincent de Paul Chicago, whose more than 2,200 volunteers help the needy throughout Cook and Lake counties with food, shelter, clothing, transportation, and much more.
Lap of Luxury!
Ladies Night Chicago, 220 Communications and Cutting Edge Events brings luxury pampering to a whole new level! Want to feel younger and sexier than ever? Why not have fun while doing it? You can at Lap of Luxury at Grossinger Autoplex at 1561 North Fremont (Near North) on April 4th from 5:30 to 9:00pm.
With ticket purchase everyone will experience the service thrill of nearly 40 beauty, spa, health and lifestyle vendors. What to expect? Eye brows by Wax on Wax Off, hair blow outs by Noel Rose Studio, teeth whitening from Dr. Robert Wolf of Smileactives and more is waiting for you at one hot spot. Get wowed at the fashion show produced by Benjamin Cottrell with Chicago designers: Thierry Rogers, Carrie Carmichael and My Dream Bag Boutique, Anna Fong, and Julia Hadi Jewelry. Enjoy luscious appetizers, a sweet chocolate bar by Fanny May, wine and cocktail service from Aged to Perfection, and peek at some hot cars.
Tickets available via Eventbrite at http://bit.ly/wU8z6Z. $25 general admission includes one complimentary cocktail and access to all services. $50 VIP includes premium entrance, one complimentary cocktail, access to all services, coveted gift bag, exclusive drink service, and secret surprises. Remember, tipping is highly encouraged!
Ladies Night Chicago operated by Shari Duffy is the premier event producer that caters to all things that make you feel younger, more confident and oh so sexy! For more information, please visit http://on.fb.me/yhhnIi.
Play for Life International’s largest fundraiser of the year, the 5th Season Opener: The Best of the Ball Park Cookoff
The Best of the Ball Park
Friday April 20th 2012
60 West Walton Street
Play for Life International’s (PFLI) largest fundraiser of the year, the Fifth Annual Season Opener: The Best of the Ball Park. Four of Chicago’s hottest chefs to face-off in the Best of the Ball Park cooking contest, creating their own twist on ball park fare. Guests will be able to sample each chef’s creation, and, at the end of the night, one chef will be crowned The Best of the Ball Park.
This year’s event will be held on Friday, April 20, 2012 at the Newberry Library.
We would like to invite you to participate in our largest fundraiser of the year, Season Opener: The Best of the Ball Park, on Friday, April 20, 2012 at the Newberry Library. We are looking for four of Chicago’s hottest chefs to face-off in the Best of the Ball Park cooking contest, creating their own twist on ball park fare. Guests will be able to sample each chef’s creation, and, at the end of the night, one chef will be crowned The Best of the Ball Park. But the real winners will be PFLI and the children it serves. With your help, we will raise money to help support our programs all year long.
How it works: PFLI will provide a $500 budget for each chef to prepare ball park style food for 300 guests. Special guests (TBA) and children from our programs will serve as contest judges. We will provide all materials needed for food preparation.
Why participate? You will be helping children whPlay for Life International (PFLI)o sincerely need fair chance at life. PFLI is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that uses sports to engage and empower at-risk youth. For us, it’s not just about winning, it’s about empowerment: the power to live a positive life, the power to treat others with respect, and the power to make responsible choices. Every day, we’re reminding these kids that they’re not victims of circumstances – they’re contenders.
Participating chefs will receive recognition in all event printed materials, press releases, and the event website, reaching tens of thousands in Chicago and nationwide.