Posts tagged "Events"

Event Recap: Vanessa Williams Performed at 9th Annual UNICEF Hope Gala in Chicago

Saturday night was a success for UNICEF as they celebrated their 9th Annual Hope Gala in Chicago. They raised over $1 million dollars to support UNICEF’s work to put children first. The gala’s “Imagine” theme inspired guests to imagine a world in which no child dies of a preventable cause. “As a mother of four, children... Read more »

Weekend Event Recap: Real Housewives of Atlanta Porsha Williams Hosting Society 2201

Real Housewives of Atlanta reality star Porsha Williams made her way to Chicago’s Black Women’s Expo for a day full of empowerment. To celebrate her appearance she collaborated with Hennessy V.S. and the new Chicago hot spot Society 2201  Lounge.  In true Porsha fashion, she stepped in the uber chic lounge sporting a little sexy... Read more »

EVE of EVE For HighSight

EVE of EVE For HighSight
We know, we’re already getting you prepared for New Years Eve and we haven’t even gotten through Christmas, but Christmas will be here before you know it. Then you’ll be wondering what to do around NYE. Skip NYE and hang out on the EVE of EVE. Highsight’s Eve of Eve event will be held at... Read more »
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CineCare Foundation's Galaween 2015 Recap

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This year CineCare Foundation successfully brought people together to party with a purpose at their 1st Annual Galaween.   CineCare Foundation is a subsidiary of CineSpace (home of “Empire“, “Chicago PD“, “Chicago Fire“). If you missed out on all the action click on the video so you’ll be sure not to miss it next year. Director of... Read more »

Chicago's Best Halloween Spooktacular Weekend Events in 2015

Chicago's Best Halloween Spooktacular Weekend Events in 2015
If you’re still debating on what to do this Halloween season, no need to look any further. I have a few ideas that are sure to be spooktacular: Party With A Purpose This year CineCare Foundation wants you to party with a purpose this year at their 1st Annual Galaween. You’re invited to a night... Read more »

Steve Harvey Ford Neighborhood Awards Blue Carpet Recap including Michael Ealy, Sanaa Lathan, Tamar Braxton & More

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This past weekend, Steve Harvey – the Emmy Award-winning TV host of hit talk show “Steve Harvey”, “Family Feud”, and “Celebrity Family Feud”, top radio host and best-selling author – ushered in an 13th anniversary star-studded celebration in honor of the nation’s best neighborhood leaders, educators, churches and businesses, at the 2015 Ford Neighborhood Awards... Read more »
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80 Sips Around The World 2015: Wine Tasting

80 Sips Around The World 2015: Wine Tasting
I started my weekend off right on Friday. It’s all about the wine these days…….and 80 Sips was the perfect event to cater to our fellow Lushes. I’ve attended this event years ago and was impressed with how awesome it is. This year didn’t disappoint either. Located at the posh Studio Paris on Illinois St, this... Read more »

It's A Bird, It's A Plane, No! It's Nekia Nichelle?: My iFLY Experience

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Adventure. Excitement. Fun. Exhilarating. New Experience. There are so many words to describe iFLY Indoor Skydiving but to sum it all up. AWESOME!! This week was my first time at iFLY and I didn’t know what to expect. Once you visit their website it already sets your adrenaline to 1,000. The premise of this ingenious... Read more »

Weekend Event: Fashion 2015, SAIC's Annual Runway Show

Weekend Event: Fashion 2015, SAIC's Annual Runway Show
Start your weekend off right and enjoy fashion from the School Of The Art Institute of Chicago. On Friday May 8, they will be holding their Annual Runway Show at Millennium Park (Chase Promenade North, 201 E. Randolph Street) from 12pm -3pm. This would be a perfect event for you to get out and enjoy... Read more »
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Nas & Hennessy Party In Chicago Celebrating The Illmatic Tour

Nas & Hennessy Party In Chicago Celebrating The Illmatic Tour
In conjunction with the release of Nas: Time is Illmatic, Nas  followed up the film with a tour. He made is way to The Venue in Hammond, IN for a huge screening of the movie, as well as, a stellar performance. Fans, far and wide, got a double dose of Nas this Friday. Before things... Read more »