Posts tagged "things to do"

Fashion Focus Chicago Kicks Off

Fashion Focus Chicago, Chicago’s version of Fashion Week, kicks off today, Oct. 15 and runs through Oct. 20. Click the link to see all the events happening around the city and make sure to head to Marshall Pierce & Company for Sparkle in the City, an event showcasing collections from 17 local Midwest jewelry designers. On Thursday, October 17,... Read more »

Waterwalk Partners With W Hotels To Bring Clean Water To India

Want to make a difference but can’t afford to donate money? Than just take a short walk at the W on Monday, Sept. 16 2013 and the hotel will donate $45 to bring one person clean water in Orissa, India. The catch? You’ll have to carry two 40-pound yellow jerry cans for a fraction of... Read more »

Chicago's Dinner Party Wants You

If you’re looking for something new to do in the city (or are new to the city), check out Blend. The unique networking event serves as a dinner party to meet new friends, exchange ideas and enjoy good food at hidden gems in the city. Each dinner is themed and located in a different restaurant... Read more »

Get Some Back To School Swag With Frankie's On The Park

As a kid, the silver lining of summer coming to a close was the back to school shopping. The shop owners of Frankie’s on the Park, 2322 N. Clark St. were probably once kids too and they’re holding a shopping event with Teen Vogue to get the kiddies amped up for school. Pop into the store... Read more »

'Sassy City chicks' Event Offers Local Designers at Discounted Prize, Plus Added Perks

Nothing about shopping excites me (97% of my shopping is done online). However, throw in free spa services like a manicure,  tanning, waxing, hair styling, along with a dj, drinks and sample sale pricing from local designers and now you’re getting somewhere. This is the premise of Sassy City Chicks, a shopping event held in 10 major... Read more »

Untitled unleashes 'Unbridled'

If you’ve never been to Untitled, you’re missing out. The beautiful space makes you feel as if you’ve been transported to the era of speakeasys. The exception is, instead of an old-timey feel, it’s glamorous and cosmopolitan. So if you have yet to visit (or have and need an excuse to go back), go this Thursday... Read more »

Cold and Snow Means Nothing in Chicago

  Winter has finally arrived in Chicago. It’s snowy, slush and cold…but you still want to go out! So hit up the Blackboard Affair tonight! Tickets are still available and it benefits a great cause. It’s the annual fundraising event for the Associates Board of Working in the Schools (WITS). Proceeds from the Blackboard Affair support WITS’ Saturday... Read more »

Celebrate the Fourth of July at the W Chicago

Fourth of July is just around the corner and if you don’t already have plans-this is the place to be. I really dislike holidays where I am forced to have plans because I really don’t like to commit to anything too early (and feel forced to have fun) but when I saw this I was... Read more »

Movies in the Park: A League Of Their Own

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If you’re looking for something fun, exciting and cheap-look no further! Head on over to the Chicago History Museum (Clark and North Ave.) and catch a viewing of ‘A League of Their Own’ (some might call it the greatest movie of our time). Grab a blanket, friends, food and booze (if applicable) and make some... Read more »

Bacardi +(Plus) Fest brings MSTRKRFT to Chicago and 10 More Free Shows Nationwide

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To launch their drinks in can ( Bacardi+ delivers the authentic taste of Bacardi mixed drinks in a convenient aluminum can, and is available in two flavors: Torched Cherry + Cola and Arctic Grape + Lemon-Lime Soda.  For more information, visit Bacardi is throwing a nation wide party of more than 40 acts across 10... Read more »