12 Of Our Favorite Events In Chicago This Week

Excerpt from: Chicagoist

WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 27 SAKE TASTING: Learn about the Japanese rice wine at Slurping Turtle at 6:30 p.m. The tasting and class will break down any confusion about sake, serving 15 varieties paired with passed appetizers as well as some Japanese whiskies. Tickets are $25. CARNIVALE UNIVERSITY: Carnivale University is back with Caipirinhas at 6:30 p.m. The hands-on class… Read more »

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Excerpt from: Crains Chicago Business

The conversation about the laws surrounding food trucks has reached detente, where the trucks have limited places to park and the novelty of chasing them on Twitter has worn off. Some have, according to the foodie Horatio Alger vision, built a reputation (5411 Empanadas, Bruges Brothers, Fat Shallot, DonerMen). Going riches to rags, some stationary… Read more »

Elmhurst Celebrates Summer with Park Palooza

Excerpt from: Chicago Tribune

Elmhurst residents gathered in Berens Park Saturday evening for the fifth annual Park Palooza, celebrating with live music, kids’ activities and a sampling from area restaurants. “I think we continue to hear from parents that they love community events and that they’d also like to see things more for adults, and so this was our… Read more »