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Uptown Men’s Shelter Open House

Meet staff & clients, take a tour, & learn about services at Uptown Men's Shelter.

Do312 & Old Forester Repeal Day Old Fashioned Face-Off

Repeal Day cocktail competition will feature 15 of Chicago's best bartenders.

2017 Chicago Art Girls Pop Up Art Fair

A fun and popular handmade market returns to North Center.
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Philanthropy Events

Chicago Premium Outlets Adopt-A-Pet Event

What’s More Irresistible Than a Great Deal? A Puppy.

CPL Foundation Junior Board Trivia Night

Challenge your knowledge of the musical history of Chicago.

Chicago Auto Show First Look for Charity 2018

Don't miss one of Chicago's greatest one-day fundraisers.

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Free Events

Uptown Men’s Shelter Open House

Meet staff & clients, take a tour, & learn about services at Uptown Men's Shelter.

2017 Northalsted Halloween Parade

See the most creative and fabulous costumes in Chicago.

Swissôtel Chicago Santa Suite

Take an elf-guided tour of Santa's Suite at the Swissotel.

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Food and Alcohol Events

Ranalli’s Pizza Party

Enjoy all-you-can-eat pizza, beer specials, & interactive games.

Budweiser Brickhouse Tavern Wine and Dessert Tasting

Enjoy tasting different wines & delectable desserts.

Do312 & Old Forester Repeal Day Old Fashioned Face-Off

Repeal Day cocktail competition will feature 15 of Chicago's best bartenders.

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Fashion and Beauty Events

Neiman Marcus Chopard Red Carpet Event

Enjoy cocktails & view a special collection of Chopard watches & jewelry.

2017 Chicago Gilt City Sample Sale

Lifestyle offerings, onsite styling, on-demand tailoring, pop-ups, etc

Mata Traders Sample Sale and Spring ’18 Sneak Peek

Shop new Spring '18 prints & one-of-a-kind dresses.

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Miscellaneous

Thanksgiving 2017: Getting Personal and Giving Thanks

I have so many reasons to be grateful this year and I am sharing some of them with you today.

Chicago Auto Show 2018

View nearly 1,000 different vehicles will be on display.

2017 SOFA Chicago at Navy Pier

An array of ceramics, wood, glass, fiber, jewelry, metal, etc.

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