Food

Midday Dining at Uncle Mike’s Place in West Town

Uncle Mike’s Place Uncle Mike’s Place is a no-frills, friendly, and fast diner located in the West Town neighborhood. The restaurant is well known for its “Famous Filipino Breakfast” menu that features items such as Tocino(annatto and anise cures pork shoulder), Longaniza( sweet anise-wine chorizo sausage) plates next to garlic infused rice and eggs of […]

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Weekend Seekers Guide

March 2018 Guide

Hints of spring are in the air in Chicago—endless days and nights of hibernation are quickly coming to a close. There are plenty of things to do in March to help you shake off the winter blues and welcome in the spring season. Check out this month’s guide to unique events happening in Chicago. Style: […]

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Weekend Seekers Guide

Weekend Seekers Guide: February 23rd – 25th

This weekend, explore black-owned beauty brands during Black Beauty Festival. Bash over with your social influencers over some burgers at the Monster Burger Brawl. Consider equality within Chicago’s creative community in West Town. Celebrate the Year of the Dog in Uptown. These events plus more things to enjoy this weekend in Chicago. Check out the […]

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Behind the Seams

Eugene Taylor Brand: Made for Chicago

No one loves Chicago like Letesha Renee loves Chicago. The Chicago-born designer puts her emotional, mental, and physical ties to the city into each of her collections. The moments and memories she has made in her hometown translate into streetwear that is truly made for Chicago. During our Behind the Seams interview, the straight-forward and passionate […]

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Weekend Seekers Guide

Weekend Seekers Guide: February 15th – 18th

This weekend, celebrate beauty, fashion, and technology at Macy’s Black History Month celebration in the Loop. Learn how to make tradition dumplings as you celebrate Chinese New Year in Chinatown. Walk to change the lives of over 2,800 women experiencing homelessness in Chicago with Sarah’s Circle. Watch as Navy Pier turns into a giant kaleidoscope at […]

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Arts + Culture, Community

32 Ways to Celebrate Black History Month in Chicago

Celebrate Black History Month in Chicago with events that enlighten and inspire. The rich history of African-Americans is one that is constantly being reshaped and retold. Learn more about the African-American experience through the arts, music, food, fashion, and community-led events taking place throughout the city of Chicago. Black Girl Mania: The Release Party Saturday […]

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Weekend Seekers Guide

Weekend Seekers Guide: February 1st – 4th

This weekend, find vegan goods from a few boss babes at the Vegan Woman Made Mini-Market. Make your way to the Far Northwest Side for some Southern-inspired fun at The Chicken & Beer Dance. Dance the night away, all to support Puerto Rico, at the Latin Dance Night Fundraiser. Explore the ideas of “Public School” […]

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Weekend Seekers Guide

Feburary 2018 Guide

The second month of the year. Get going this February with this month’s guide of things to do in fashion, food, community, and cultural events in Chicago. Style: The Age of Collaboration: A Retail Symposium Tuesday | February 20th | 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Columbia College Chicago | 1104 S Wabash Ave. | $35 […]

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Weekend Seekers Guide

Weekend Seekers Guide: January 25th – 28th

This weekend, find some of the best vintage goods at Randolph Street Market. Dine on can’t miss deals from some of the city’s most reputable restaurants during Chicago Restaurant Week. Get to know a few leading ladies in the local music scene, during Circus Mag’s Women in Music event at Soho House. Test your stamina […]

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