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17 Aug Cantina Laredo Low Cal Cocktails


Local Restaurants and Lounges Offer Extra Incentives to Imbibe

Happy hour is back, which certainly gives Illinois residents a cause for celebration! From the Loop to Lakeview, local restaurants and lounges now offer extra incentives to slip out of the office and into a cocktail. Daily happy hour deals at Nacional 27, Tallboy Taco, Tesori, III Forks Prime Steakhouse, Cantina Laredo and Kit Kat Lounge and Supper Club are outlined below.

Nacional 27 and Tallboy Taco

325 W. Huron Street, Chicago, IL 60654
 312​-​664​-​2727 (N27) 312-488-4917 (Tallboy)

  • Happy Hour: Monday-Thursday, 5-7 p.m.; Friday 4-6 p.m.
    Monday: Margaritas $6
  • Tuesday: Sangria $5
  • Wednesday: Select glasses of wine $5
  • Thursday: Select beers and tallboys $3
  • Friday: Margaritas $5

Tesori Trattoria and Bar
65 E. Adams Street, Chicago, IL 60603 312.786.9911

  • Happy Hour: Monday-Friday, 4-6 p.m.; Saturday, 12-3; Sunday, 1-3 p.m.
  • Monday: Pizza and any beer $10
  • Tuesday: Wine on tap $5
  • Wednesday: Wine by the glass $6
    Thursday: Specialty cocktails $5
  • Friday: Sangria by the glass $5
  • Saturday & Sunday: Pizza and any wine by the glass $10

III Forks Prime Steakhouse 

180 N. Field Blvd., Chicago, Illinois 60601 312.938.4303

  • Happy Hour: Monday-Friday, 4-6 p.m.
  • $1 oysters; half-priced draft beers and cocktails on tap
  • Available in the main dining room and on the rooftop patio

Cantina Laredo

508 N. State St., Chicago, IL 60654 312-955-0014

  • Happy Hour: Monday-Friday, 3:30-6:30 p.m.
  • Half-off Casaritas, house wine, draft and bottled beer
  • Half-priced small plates in the upstairs lounge, Monday-Friday 4-7 p.m.


Kit Kat Lounge and Supper Club

3700 N. Halsted Street, Chicago, IL 60613 773-525-1111

  • Happy Hour: Sunday-Friday, 5:30-7 p.m.
  • All martinis $4 and half-priced small plates

Randolph Street Market 8.29-8.30

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Sassy City Chicks At The Drake Hotel 7.26

2 Jul STD-CHI-2015-v6

The ultimate girls day out returns for shopping SALES on local clothing, jewelry, handbags, accessories, skincare, shoes, candles and more.

During the event shoppers have access to pampering services and giveaways!

The 2015 Chicago event will be
Sunday, July 26 from 12-4pm
at the legendary Drake Hotel


Green City Market Chef BBQ Benefit 7.16

2 Jul Green City Market

Twenty-one new restaurants will join Green City Market’s 15th annual Chef BBQ Benefit 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., Thursday, July 16 in Lincoln Park. The BBQ will showcase the who’s who of Chicago’s culinary scene, including this year’s new comers: Acanto, Arbor, Bar Takikto, Bohemian House, Bottlefork, Fork, Formento’s, Frontier, HaiSous, Japonais by Mormioto, Lillie’s Q, Maddy’s Dumpling House, River Roast, Salero, Seven Lions, Taus Authentic Food, The Duck Inn, The Gage, The Kitchen, The Nomad Food Company and Villains Chicago. The list of new restaurants continues to grow, so be sure check the Green City Market website often to see what restaurants have been added.

All dishes served at the BBQ feature items offered from the bounty of the market with over 100 chefs and restaurants creating culinary magic. In addition to food, more than 30 of the Midwest’s best brewers, distilleries, wineries, and mixologists will feature locally made craft beer, wine, hand-crafted cocktails and non-alcoholic beverages.

Advance tickets are available through Brown Paper Tickets and at the Green City Market on Wednesdays and Saturdays. Check the Green City Market website at General admission tickets are $125; individual VIP tickets are $250.

For the first time this year, VIP tickets may be purchased in various quantities, making it easy for companies and families to enjoy the special treatment in groups of whatever table configuration they want. VIP experience will feature elegant décor, with optional seating styles for tables of 2, 4, 6 or more. Large corporate cabanas seat 16 for $10,000 and include a dedicated server for food and beverage service. Logo recognition is available at the gold level as well as placement on cabana, step & repeat, and program. Private lounge grouping seats 10 guests for $5,000, including a small cabana, a dedicated server for food and beverage service and logo recognition at the silver level in program and on cabana. VIP ticket holders are treated to a special early VIP reception from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Guests are encouraged to purchase tickets early, as this event has sold out in past years.
Green City Market
1817 N. Clark
Chicago, IL 60614

Located at the south end of Lincoln Park between Clark and Stockton Drive.

Renegade Craft Fair hosts Chicago Pop-Up at The Hideout 6.27-6.28

3 Jun Renegade Craft Fair Pop Up Shop

The Renegade Craft Fair will be hosting a special Pop-Up on Saturday and Sunday, June 27 + 28 at favorite local watering hole, The Hideout. The free-to-attend event will be open 11am – 6pm each day and will feature a curated selection of today’s finest independent Makers from Chicago and beyond, plus live music, food, and more.

At the intimate Pop-Up, shoppers will find an ample assortment of outstanding handmade goods, perfect for mixing things up this Summer and finding gifts for belated graduations, Summer weddings, birthdays and more. Illustrated paper goods, jewelry, children’s apparel and toys, pet accessories, natural beauty products, clothing, and housewares are just some of the categories present at the Pop-Up. Preview the roster of talented Makers, musicians, food and drink vendors, and more here.

Renegade Craft Fair

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