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2016 O’Hare 5k On The Runway


Wheeling Taste of the Town

Taste the best food around the North Shore at Taste of the Town.

Koval Cocktail Class Series

Learn a new set of techniques & knowledge to enhance your cocktail prowess.
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Philanthropy Events

Northern Illinois MG Walk

Walk for MS and help create a world without myasthenia gravis!

Pink Fund Fundraiser Dancing with the Survivors

Dancing With the Survivors pairs breast cancer survivors with professional dancers.

Cooking Up A Cure 2016 for Scleroderma

Chicago’s chefs, breweries, wineries & distilleries support the Scleroderma Foundation.

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Free Events

Chicago Woman August Issue Release Party

Join Chicago Woman at their August Issue Release Party.

Honda Civic Tour: Future Now with Demi Lovato & Nick Jonas

Simon Premium Outlets Demi Lovato/Nick Jonas Honda Civic Tour.

Colfax Crossing Grand Opening

Enjoy exciting prizes & decadent treats at Colfax Crossing grand opening.

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Food and Alcohol Events

28th Annual Oyster Fest Chicago

Enjoy fresh seafood and live music in downtown Chicago.

Wild Spirits Lincoln Park Zoo Tasting

Celebrate the alcohols that contribute to the venerable mixed drink at Wild Spirits

Thrillist Taste of Summer

Taste of Summer features some of the city's best grill masters.

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Fashion and Beauty Events

Pink House Fashion Show Benefit

Help WIPE OUT cancer at a fashion show benefit featuring local designers.

Randolph Street Market July 2016: Tropical Punch

Shop over 200 select purveyors of high quality, amazing finds!

StyleChicago.com 8th Annual Evening of Modern Beauty

Get pampered by Chicago salon, spa & beauty service providers.

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Miscellaneous

The Fest for Beatles Fans

Chicago Beach Polo Cup

Coed polo teams from around the world go mallet-to-mallet on the beach.

Chicago Athletic Association Summer Olympic Series

Come participate in a series of Olympic-inspired sporting events.

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