The Green Tie Ball Returns to the Emerald City!

The Green Tie Ball Returns to the Emerald City!
Green Tie Ball Co-Chairs Tim "Tin Man" Smith and Stephanie "Dorothy" Castagnier. (Photo by Marty Levin) .

Get ready to “Return to the Emerald City” when Chicago Gateway Green hosts its 20th Green Tie Ball on Saturday, September 17th, at A. Finkl & Sons, 2011 N. Southport, in Chicago.  Beginning at 6:30 PM, this event boasts tastings from over 70 restaurants, premium open bars, a silent auction, food trucks, complimentary valet, charitable gaming, DJ Rock City and live entertainment.

With dynamic hosts like Tim Smith (Walter E. Smithe) and Stephanie Castagnier (NBC’s The Apprentice), you know this party will lead you happily down the Yellow Brick Road to one of the most talked about parties in town!  The Green Tie Ball supports the greening and beautifying of Chicago’s expressways, gateways and neighborhoods.  Tickets are $125 with VIP tickets available for $250.  For tickets and more info, please visit

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