Posts in category "Nightlife"

“The Heart of Chicago” 2016 Oakley Festa Pasta Vino photos

“The Heart of Chicago” 2016 Oakley Festa Pasta Vino photos
Oakley Festa Pasta Vino June 17, 18, 19, 2016 This annual celebration of Italian culture located in the classic “The Heart of Chicago” generations–old Italian neighborhood draws approximately 25,000 attendees annually. The event features three stages of headline entertainment, great Italian wines, authentic Italian food specialties from the incredible restaurants located in that “Little Tuscany”... Read more »

20th Annual Taste of Randolph 2016 photos

20th Annual Taste of Randolph 2016 photos
Taste of Randolph June 17, 18, 19, 2016 Taste of Randolph celebrates its 20th Anniversary Friday, June 17th to Sunday June 19th.  This festival scheduled over 20 bands, DJs and artists along with some of the best food and drink Chicago has to offer. Located at Randolph & Racine to Peoria in Chicago’s West Loop. Food: Alhambra... Read more »

Buddy Guy - Shemekia Copeland at 2015 Chicago Blues Festival photos

Buddy Guy - Shemekia Copeland at 2015 Chicago Blues Festival photos
Rain did not stop the Blues in Chicago! Here are photos from Saturday June 13th 2015 Chicago Blues Festival. Featuring two of Chicago favorites, Buddy Guy and Shemekia Copeland played on the Petrillo Music Shell   YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE PREVIOUS COLUMNS: Walk Now for Autism Speaks NFL Draft Town Chicago St. Patrick Day Parade... Read more »
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The Hideout at The Museum of Contemporary Art - Love is Love photos

The Hideout at The Museum of Contemporary Art - Love is Love photos
To celebrate Valentine’s Day, The Hideout hosted the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago‘s First Friday event, held Friday February 7th from 6-10 pm. It was a presentation and celebration of music, art, performance, readings, interviews, soup, and dancing, all in the name of love! The love-themed First Friday was curated by The Hideout, Chicago’s renowned... Read more »

Chicago Foggy Night - Photos

Chicago Foggy Night - Photos
Chicago gets cold and warms up, that’s when the fog sets in. Especially late at night, I find it to be a nice quite and very beautiful time walk around the downtown area, It very empty and peaceful. A great time to grab a few Chicago Foggy Night photos – bam! Here are photos from after... Read more »

A Salute to Papa: Oakley Festa Pasta Vino 2013

A Salute to Papa: Oakley Festa Pasta Vino 2013
A Chicago Father’s Day weekend tradition is the Onesti Festa Pasta Vino Festival at 24th and Oakley Avenue. Chicago is home to a large, proud Italian-American population. ”This event is about tradition, family, and our heritage,” said Ron Onesti, chairman of Festa Pasta Vino. “Generations-old recipes surrounded by amazing music and fine wine in a classic neighborhood... Read more »
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Chicago Blues Fest: Day one photos

Chicago Blues Fest: Day one photos
Chicago Blues Fest Day 1 Photos THE BLUES FESTIVAL WILL TAKE PLACE JUNE 6TH THROUGH THE 9TH IN GRANT PARK “Rollin’ Up the River” THURSDAY, JUNE 6 – Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park 6:30 p.m. – 6:50 p.m.   Fernando Jones‘ Blues Kids of America 7:10 p.m. – 7:40 p.m.   Jamiah On Fire & The Red Machine 8 p.m.... Read more »

Windy City Blues Lineup

Windy City Blues Lineup
Windy City Blues Society announces the WCBS Street Stage Lineup: Friday, June 7th - Sunday, June 9th, 2013  www.windycityblues.org The Windy City Blues Society is a not for profit 501 (c) (3) all volunteer organization based in Chicago, dedicated to the promotion and preservation of the American Blues tradition. The organization provides presentations, concerts, forums, and educational... Read more »

Chicago through the eyes of a tourist - Photo Gallery

Chicago through the eyes of a tourist - Photo Gallery
Exercise Chicago, Walk like a Tourist Photos I stopped running two years ago after a knee injury, instead I walk all over Chicago like a Tourist. I walk a lot – I walk in all of the 2 or 3 seasons we have in Chicago. I’ve discovered how much better walking is for me over... Read more »
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Howells & Hood New Spring Hot Spot at Tribune Tower - Photos

Howells & Hood New Spring Hot Spot at Tribune Tower - Photos
Howells & Hood New Hot Spot at Tribune Tower – Photos The historic Tribune Tower is an iconic Neo-Gothic  beauty that has graced the southern tip of the Magnificent Mile for over 90 years. It was designed by architects John Howells and Raymond Hood. In 1922 Howells & Hood’s design was selected from more than 260 entrants in... Read more »