Tag: greater chicago food depository

Tonight: Burger Eating Contest for Charity

Tonight: Burger Eating Contest for Charity
Tonight the “Boys in Blue” will eat burgers for charity at 25 Degrees. Jim Rose will emcee the event and many great raffle prizes will be given out. If you’re looking for a trial run for Thanksgiving dinner, tonight is a good test. Tickets are $25 for the night and include food and drink throughout... Read more »

Food Fun Friday!

Food Fun Friday!
Enjoy the nice weather since the weatherman killed our mojo by predicting a crap winter! I’ve added a bunch of new events, specials and classes to checkout. Some fun times ahead with fall coming. I’ll add more Halloween stuff as it comes! I hope everyone has been enjoying the Indian Summer. Marathoners!!! Cafe Spiaggia and... Read more »

Food Fun Friday

Food Fun Friday
It seems summer is gone and fall is here with the rain and chill of autumn. I’m holding out hope for a weekend or week of Indian summer, El Nino or Nina owes us! Lots of added events for charity, classes, football specials and other great one offs. With Halloween close at hand I’m sure... Read more »
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Food Fun Friday!

Food Fun Friday!
This week has been a gauntlet of fun events. I got to nosh on some great burgers at 25 degrees (review coming soon), sip lots of The Balvenie (can’t wait for Tun1401), MJ walked with in a foot of me and then so did PIP! and this weekend is the culmination with Hamburger Hop tonight... Read more »

Food Fun Friday

Food Fun Friday
Are you ready for some football? College or pro there is a buzz in the air now that the king of sports has begun its season. Also, seems like loads of new things are starting, must be that start of the school year mentality we all grew up with. New Pinkberry in Old Town, menu... Read more »

Father's Day & Food Events

Father’s Day weekend is always a fun time for BBQ and giving Dad his day. Last weekend it felt like fest season started. Does anyone else get annoyed at the suggested donation for an event company? Lots of fun events coming in the next week and before the kickoff to the 4th of July. TGIF!... Read more »
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Friday Food Fun Events

Happy Weekend! Almost… Lots of fun events coming up and most seem to be inside which is good if you’re avoiding the heat wave or deluge of rain! The first event is tonight so if you’re looking for some last minute charitable fun you’ll know where to feed that craving. Also, a cool event will... Read more »

Memorial Day Weekend Food Fun

Memorial Day Weekend Food Fun
This is a big weekend for BBQs and fun. Not a whole lot of events came through this week but there is some fun stuff coming still in the early weeks of June and even this weekend if you need ideas for something to do. But first, a bit of a sappy note on how... Read more »

Mother's Day is coming!

Mother's Day is coming!
The last 16 hours may actually be the perfect recipe for married couples. The ladies were up EARLY for the Royal Wedding and the men went to bed late because of the NFL Draft. No fighting for the remote! I will say this spring is a total teaser, who doesn’t want to eat outside and... Read more »
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Food Fun Extravaganza

So many holidays so little time! I’ve added some Mother’s Day brunches to the end for the early adopters. Lots of cool fun and creative food events coming our way. I’ve also gotten a bit of info on some summer events and classes that will make it on the post after Mother’s Day! I don’t... Read more »