Posts tagged "to do"

Help Build a Food Museum In Chicago

Chicago’s food scene continues to grow. First the James Beard awards and now, a food museum? That’s exactly what Kyle Joseph, founder of Foodseum, plans to do, with the support of the city’s top chefs. Foodseum is a registered non-profit whose mission is to educate, celebrate and inspire through food. The permanent space is set... Read more »

5 Non-Profits Improving Quality of Life in Chicago

The season of giving is upon us which means everyone is more charitable! So what charity will you support this holiday season?  There are plenty of noble causes worth supporting but the five highlighted below were chosen because they are local to Chicago and their work is improving the city. They are driving tourism, innovation and... Read more »

A Chicago Bucket List: 25 Things to Do In Chicago Beyond the Touristy Stuff

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Happy birthday Chicago! You’re 175! To celebrate, here’s a list of the 25 ultimate things to do that are ‘so Chicago’ (25 because I couldn’t think of  175. Deal with it). I’m also not talking about the lame touristy ‘have deep dish pizza, ride the ferris wheel at Navy Pier, go to the top of... Read more »
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Fall To-Dos: Apple Picking and Pumpkin Patch-ing

Sweater season is upon us and although it’s sad the days are getting shorter, it also means it’s apple picking/pumpkin patch time! Everyone inherently has a bomb spot but I’m telling you, County Line Orchard takes the cake (their tagline is ‘where memories take the cake’ it doesn’t get any better than that). The place... Read more »

Party With a Purpose (And Some Of Chicago's Hottest Personalities) At Campfire Ball

Campfire Ball benefiting One Step programs for kids with cancer is this Saturday…do you have your ticket? True, I am on the event committee for this but I wouldn’t be lending my name, time, etc. if it weren’t for a hell of a good cause. If you’ve been reading the blog, you know I lost... Read more »

Looking For Some Summer Lovin'? Join S3's Softball League Exclusively For Singles

Looking For Some Summer Lovin'? Join S3's Softball League Exclusively For Singles
I’m 24 and my friends are fun, attractive and normal (relatively speaking); but about 80% are single. Why is that? I hear this over and over: “There’s no way to meet people except at a bar and that’s gross”. Well I have a solution, join S3 Softball for some summer lovin’! S3 Softball is a... Read more »
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Date ideas for Valentine's Day in Chicago

Here’s a compilation of date night ideas for Valentine ‘s Day depending on what your relationship status is. You’re seeing someone but it isn’t serious: local bar. Enough said. “Let’s bang”: If you’re trying to impress a first date and/or just looking to get it in, hit up The Violet Hour (1520 N. Damen). It’s... Read more »

Collecting Chicago To-Dos Feb. 7-13, 2011

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  Beauty Bar 1444 W. Chicago Here are the top picks of what to-do in Chicago the week of Feb. 7-13. Monday: Watch the season premiere of the ‘Chicago Code’ on FOX at 9 p.m. E.T. Reviews have been positive and Chicagoans will have fun guessing the location of shoots. Tuesday: Hit up Beauty Bar where... Read more »