Tag: events

5 Fast Facts About Dîner en Blanc Chicago

By Zondra Hughes Last night’s Dîner en Blanc Chicago event took place near the McCormick Tribune Campus Center (32nd and State Street). I was thrilled to take Industry Buzzz’s LuTonya Lang with me this year. Here are five things to know about the event. 1. The elegant tradition was born in France. Le Dîner en... Read more »

Photos: Latina Style Business Series

Speakers and sponsors flank Robert E. Bard, President & CEO of Latina Style Inc.
The Latina Style Business Series held its 19th annual conference recently at the swanky Chicago Marriott. Take a look. Photos: Zondra Hughes

Photos: Dîner en Blanc Chicago

Diner en Blanc Chicago Photo: Elaine Miller
On Thursday night, 3,600 elegant citizens–clad in pure white–excitedly made the homage to a secret location. The mission: To feast with friends against the backdrop of Chicago’s beautiful skyline. This is Dîner en Blanc. Created in Paris nearly 30 years ago, Dîner en Blanc is now a global phenomenon, celebrated in more than 70 cities... Read more »
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FREE Screenings: LaLa Land & Hidden Figures

FREE Screenings: LaLa Land & Hidden Figures
DATE NIGHT! We have two BIG screenings for you. Be sure to enter to win passes and VIP prize packs for both films. LALA LAND: Screening December 13th In LALA Land Sebastian (Ryan Gosling) and Mia (Emma Stone) are drawn together by their common desire to do what they love. But as success mounts they... Read more »

Events: Art, Beats and Lyrics & Chicagoans of the Year

Hip Hop legend, Scarface performed some of his top hits for a packed house at the Art, Beats and Lyrics event in Chicago.  Presented by Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Honey, Art Beats and Lyrics showcases some of today’s best upcoming artists, along with seasoned veterans in art and music under one roof. For information on Art, Beats and Lyrics please visit www.JackHoneyABL.com. (Photo by Kat Goduco/AB+L)
Event Recap: Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Honey Art, Beats and Lyrics Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Honey Art, Beats and Lyrics delivered a packed house in Chicago as part of its national tour. The traveling lifestyle experience showcased visual masterpieces renowned visual artists such as Miya Bailey, Frank Morrison, and AB+L’s curator and co-producer, Dubelyoo. The show also featured... Read more »

TITAN Takeover in Chicago

TITAN Takeover in Chicago
Automotive media, lifestyle bloggers, and social media influencers recently put the new 2017 TITAN through its paces; climbing logs, towing trailers, accelerating, on-road handling and playing in the dirt. The #TITANDrive event took place last night at the Odeum Theatre in Villa Park. To get on the list for future events like this one, send... Read more »
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Girls Night Out: Hot April Events!

Girls Night Out: Hot April Events!
By Devin Miller Spring is here, and these upcoming events in the City of Chicago are sure to keep your April exciting Mark your calendars and grab your friends for: WHAT: RedEye and Gentleman Jack present “Toast to Traditions” RedEye and Gentleman Jack, one of Jack Daniel’s premium Tennessee whiskeys, will host Toast to Traditions,... Read more »

Meet Diana Lee Inosanto: Hollywood Producer, Actress, Stuntwoman

Meet Diana Lee Inosanto: Hollywood Producer, Actress, Stuntwoman
by Mary Munez for Six Brown Chicks The historic Logan Theater will host a screening of “The Sensei” featuring DIANA LEE INOSANTO, niece of the legendary martial arts master Bruce Lee. This film will kick off the theatre’s martial arts film series on Saturday, August 8 and will include a reception and Q&A with Diana... Read more »

Susan Taylor's National CARES Mentoring Movement

Susan Taylor's National CARES Mentoring Movement
Kym B. attended Susan Taylor’s National Cares Mentoring Movement fundraiser event on Tuesday night. In a statement, Taylor explained her mission: “When I handed the reins of Essence magazine over to the next team of editors, it was because I was called to do the most important work of our time: ensuring that on our... Read more »
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Photos: Six Brown Chicks on the Road to Essence!

SBC Correspondents at the Maryland event.
The Six Brown Chicks and official SBC correspondents joined the Road to Essence Festival as panelists in the 4-city national tour that launched on April 26th in Atlanta and closed yesterday in Maryland. The Road to Essence Festival was a collection of four mini-festivals that paid tribute to the 20th anniversary of the Essence Festival.... Read more »