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Top Rated Events

Celebrity Chef Ball 2014

Chicago’s best chefs, custom cocktails, silent auction & entertainment.

Ringside for Mercy’s Sake 2014 Chicago

Mercy Home’s annual black-tie gala to raise support for its educational programs.

Public House Barley’s Angels 2014

A female focused Oktoberfest event for chicks who love beer!
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Philanthropy Events

The Conservation Ball 2014

The Conservation Ball supports Friends of Conservation.

Bear Necessities Oktobearfest 2014

Celebrate Oktobearfest with Bear Necessities for food, fun, and charity!

Public House Barley’s Angels 2014

A female focused Oktoberfest event for chicks who love beer!

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Free Events

W Hotels + Coke Zero Present Empires

A free night of entertainment and refreshments including a live performance.

From Riff to Release – The PreSonus // Nimbit Demo

Learn how to record, mix, and master your music with Studio One, PreSonus, & Nimbit.

EXPO Chicago Sierra Mist Exquisite Corpse Billboard Project

5 Chicago artists add their own artistic expression to same canvas over 5 days.

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Food and Alcohol Events

Second Annual Park Grill Fall Fest

Celebrate the autumn season with six days of fall fun at Park Grill.

Michigan Avenue Magazine Fall’s IT Flavors

Join GE Monogram Executive Chef John Liddell for an Epicurean evening.

Windy City BBQ Classic 2014

Over 40 pit masters hit the grill for some of the best bbq in the city!

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Fashion and Beauty Events

Fashion Bar’s Ready-to-Wear Fashion Show

Fashion Bar Chicago hosts 1st annual Spring/Summer ready-to-wear fashion show.

Meet Isabel Toledo at Lane Bryant

Meet Isabel Toledo & view her exclusive fall collection for Lane Bryant.

Akira Fall 2014 Fashion Show The Last Dimension

See the hottest fall fashions at Akira's annual fall fashion show.

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Miscellaneous

AMped Chicago’s First & Only Morning Movement

Spend your morning sky high with breakfast, music, and yoga!

2014 Bears Meijer Football 101 Presented by Chase

Learn more about football & lives of your fave Chicago Bears players.

Chocolates & Conversation with Author Jaime Gill

Meet and learn from radio host, life coach, & author Jaime Gill.

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