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27th Annual Junior Council Snowball 2015

Dine, drink, dance and network to support Lurie Children's Hospital.

Tickled Pink for Bright Pink 2015 Marks 10 Year Anniversary

Tickled Pink for Bright pink is the years most anticipated cancer prevention event!

HighSight EVE of the EVE Party 2014

All proceeds from Eve of the Eve benefit HighSight’s scholarship program.
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Philanthropy Events

Eisenopoly 2015

Eisenopoly 2015 engages Chicagoans in a fun, Monopoly-themed evening.

Culinary Fight Club Fight2Feed Fundraiser End of Year Celebration

Celebrate feeding over 2500 hungry Chicagoans in 2014.

Charity4Life Monthly Cocktail Party December 2014

Come out the 3rd Tuesday each month to support Charity4Life's mission!

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Free Events

Meet Chicago Bulls Player Doug McDermott at Neiman Marcus

Meet Chicago Bulls player Doug McDermott at Neiman Marcus for cocktails.

Old Town Annual Tree Lighting And Charity Drive

Get in the spirit of the holidays at the Old Town Annual Tree Lighting & Charity Drive.

Downtown Evanston Tree Lighting & All Day Holiday Events

Celebrate Evanston's annual tree lighting!

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Food and Alcohol Events

Cure that NYE Hangover at Chuck’s: A Kerry Simon Kitchen New Years Day Brunch

Welcome 2015 in with a delicious and hearty meal at Chuck's A Kerry Simon Kitchen.

Chasing Harvest Wine Tasting

Sample Chasing Harvest wines latest collection at 2 upcoming tastings.

First Bites Bash 2015

First Bites Bash 2015 is the official kick-off event for Chicago Restaurant Week.

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Fashion and Beauty Events

The Marty Casey Silver Elements Collection Holiday Trunk Show

Rock the Holidays at The Marty Casey Silver Elements Collection Trunk Show.

Tis the Season for Baubles Beauty and Bubbles at Spa Soak

Enjoy complimentary spa services while shopping local designers.

Shine On: Sip Style Sparkle 2014

Get your holiday shopping done right by shopping local.

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Miscellaneous

Laugh Your Face Off

Laugh Your Face Off is a comedy Fundraiser for The Facial Pain Research Foundation.

Cause and Affect Presents The Boulevard New Years Eve 2015

Cause and Affect Presents The Boulevard New Years Eve 2015 at Brooklyn Boulders.

Times Square New Years Eve

Get your all access pass to Times Square New Years Eve 2015!

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