Weekend Seekers Guide

Weekend Seekers Guide: April 12th – 15th

This weekend, bid on rare, vintage designer clothing and accessories at the 1-day sale hosted by the Fashion Resource Center and boutique owner Robin Richman. Sample wines from around the world at Wine Fest at the Lincoln Park Zoo. Learn about the future of urban planning as it relates to the South Side of Chicago. […]

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Weekend Seekers Guide: April 5th – 8th

This weekend, get the best of bacon-infused dishes at Bacon Fest or leave the swine behind at Chicago Vegan Test Kitchen pop-up shop. Brunch and shop with vintage and artisanal black-owned business at the Hey Brown Girl Sunday Social. Do a little spring cleaning, while serving Chicago’s homeless community with Street Samaritans. Throw it back to […]

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April 2018 Guide

Rain showers are not the only thing that April brings to Chicago. This months guide of things to do in Chicago will have you stepping out in your most heavy-duty rain-repellant gear. Yes, they are that good that can’t afford to miss out.  Check out this month’s guide to unique events happening across Chicago this […]

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Weekend Seekers Guide: March 22nd – 25th

This weekend, pop out for the Chick Magic pop-up in Bridgeport.Learn about the future of food at the Good Food Expo. Join thousands of Chicagoans in unity for the March For Our Lives protest. Celebrate the first weekend of spring at Macy’s Annual Flower Show. These events plus more things to enjoy this weekend in […]

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Weekend Seekers Guide: March 15th – 18th

This weekend, meet influential women who are representing the growing fashion community in Chicago. Fill up on eggs before the Kegs in the Gold Coast. Smell the roses, and more at the 2018 Flower and Garden Show. Celebrate the launch of Chicago’s very own Vic Mensa’s non-profit foundation. These events plus more things to enjoy […]

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Weekend Seekers Guide: March 8th – 11th

This weekend, experience fashion differently with Reddit AMA with Taylor Stitch. Eat, connect, and collaborate over a three-part dinner at Presage Dinner. Build the Bridge with the Japanese American & Latinx communities. Celebrate local boss ladies at Lady Vibes. These events plus more things to enjoy this weekend in Chicago. Check out the latest Weekend […]

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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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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: 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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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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