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Lollapalooza 2015 – Lollapalooza Lineup is Out

Lollapalooza 2015 hits Grant Park July 31-August 2 for everyone's favorite 3-day music festival.

Chicago Crawfish Boil: Crawfish for Cancer 2015

Enjoy crawfish & summer cocktails at Chicago's Crawfish Boil: Crawfish for Cancer 2015.

Chicago Hot Sauce Fest

Come to Chicago's first ever hot sauce fest with live entertainment, food, drinks, etc.
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Philanthropy Events

Turning Point Behavioral Health Care Center Benefit Celebrating Stories of Recovery

"Celebrating Stories of Recovery" honors U.S. Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky.

An Evening With the Israel Idonije Foundation

Peanut Tilman is awarded Walter Payton Man on The year & Humanitarian Honoree.

Kick Off Those Heels at In Her Shoes 7 Year Anniversary Beach Party

Kick off those heels and celebrate giving back by making a difference!

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Free Events

Sassy City Chicks Summer 2015

Shop local clothing, jewelry, handbags, accessories, skincare, shoes, candles & more.

A Night at The Ronsley

Experience a night at the Ronsley featuring the best of River North.

Dreaming by Design Preview Party

Ten of Chicago’s top Designers create remarkable bedroom vignettes for display.

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Food and Alcohol Events

Wingout Chicago 2015

Wingout Chicago is an Inaugural festival celebrating the best of Chicago’s chicken wings.

Pizza Rustica Crabbie’s Culinary Event & Cocktail Extravaganza

Enjoy Crabbie’s Original Alcoholic Ginger & Spiced Orange Beers in Refreshing Summer Cocktails.

Lions Tigers and Beers 2015

Drink great beer for a great cause, to support of the wildcat sanctuary in Minnesota!

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Fashion and Beauty Events

Spring Fling 2015

Network and socialize with food & fashion while supporting great causes.

Virgin Hotels Chicago Presents the Fleur du Mal Fall Collection

Jessica Zuccarini hosts a viewing of her Fleur du Mal Fall collection.

Mario Make Me a Model Open Model Calls

Win a modeling contract at Mario Tricoci Make Me a Model Open Model Calls.

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Miscellaneous

Locavore Farm Dine-On-The-Land Event & Vintage Market

Locavore Farm announces its debut event, the "Locavore Farm Project"

Friends of the Parks LATE Ride 2015

Support Chicago parks on this a 25 mile bike ride through the streets of Chicago.

Pride Lakefront Party & 5K

Show your PRIDE in every stride at the Pride Lakefront Party & 5K.

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