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Ryan Banks Academy Joins Jeff Garlin for Handsome Screening

Jeff Garlin Handsome screening for Ryan Banks Academy.

Taste of Iceland: Celebrate Icelandic Culture and Cuisine

Chicagoans are invited to celebrate Icelandic culture at Taste of Iceland.

Staytion World Tour of Rosé

Sip rosé samples from Europe and the southern hemisphere.
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Philanthropy Events

St. Jude Four Stars of Chicago Restaurant Extravaganza

Over 900 Chicagoans gather to sample cuisine for a good cause.

Children’s Place Association Once Upon A Time Gala 2017

Support children challenged by illness & extreme poverty.

Ryan Banks Academy Joins Jeff Garlin for Handsome Screening

Jeff Garlin Handsome screening for Ryan Banks Academy.

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Free Events

MB Financial Park Rockin in the Park 2017

Enjoy classic cover bands, food, drinks, & fireworks all summer long.

RM 72: The Future of Female Entrepreneurs

It’s a resource, a conversation, and community of influencers.

Got Weihnachtsmarkt? Dovetail Brewery Holiday Market

Shop craft artisans & food producers selling great gift items.

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Food and Alcohol Events

Roof on the Wit Kentucky Derby Party

Celebrate the Kentucky Derby at the Wit with prize for best dressed.

Foxtrot Friday Eve Series Launch

Enjoy your favorite brands for beer, cocktails, & snacks.

First Annual Time Out Chicago Taco Thursday

Taste some of Chicago's best tacos with Time Out Chicago.

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Fashion and Beauty Events

Spa Week Chicago April 17th-23rd

Spa Week delivers the best in health & wellness with great deals.

FashionBar Presents Fashion Week Chicago 2017

Fashion Week Chicago runs April 17-28 with 4 different shows.

Thierry Roger and Tamra Ellingson The Art of Elegance 2017

Tamra Ellingson & Thierry Roger introduce you to their new designs.

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Dope Ass Mom Summit Chicago 2017

Tap out of motherhood & tap into you.

AACC Annual Asian American Festival 2017

Largest organized annual event in Chicago’s Asian American community.

IKEA Earth Day – Sustainable Living Your Way

Learn how to live a sustainable life at home with IKEA on Earth Day.

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