Best Chicago Happy Hour Deals: June 15-21

Excerpt from: Red Eye

The lounge menu served at Carnivale (702 W. Fulton Market 312-850-5005) from 4:30-6:30 p.m. features $6 Argentine meatballs, $9 lamb chops, $7 sangria and $12 cocktails including the Havana Breeze, a blend of Captain Morgan grapefruit rum, cranberry juice and lime.

Dining news: Taste of Randolph, mk closes, Father’s Day options

Excerpt from: Windy City Times

Latin-fusion spot Carnivale, 702 W. Fulton Market, has announced a new lounge menu. Items include smoked chicken croquettes ( with flavors like a roasted spicy buffalo aioli ) and a blueberry Sno-Cone ( featuring Bulleit bourbon with blueberry lavender limoncello ). Carnivale’s new lounge menu will is available Monday through Thursday at 4:30-6:30 p.m. for… Read more »

Pilsen Food Truck Fest, Spring Awakening Hit Near West Side This Weekend

Excerpt from: DNA Info

NEAR WEST SIDE — As 90-degree temperatures hit the city this weekend, two festivals — one focused on food, the other, music — will take over the Near West Side this weekend. The third annual The Pilsen Food Truck Social will bring 25 food trucks,  live music and Revolution Brewing beer to the neighborhood from 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at 18th Street and Allport Avenue. A $20 sampler… Read more »