Posted Monday, September 16th 2013 @ 12pm
Designer Closet at your Fingertips, September 20th at 10am, 900 North Michigan Shops, FREE
Get your fashion fix with this two-day designer resale pop-up sale, featuring pieces from Chanel, Prada, Tory Burch, Kate Spade, and more. Presented by the Founders’ Board of Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital, the sale’s proceeds will help provide healthcare for children and their families.
James Beard Foundation Taste of America, September 20th at 6pm, Union Station, $300-350
"Journey Through the Great Lakes," the meal hosted by The James Beard Foundation features food from chefs Richard Blais, Andrew Zimmerman, Alex Young, Jonathan Sawyer, Paul Virant, Tony Mantuano, Gale Gand, Chris Pandel, Giuseppe Tentori and Patrick Fahy.
Les Turner ALS Walk for Life, September 22nd at 9:30am, Soldier Field, FREE
The Les Turner ALS Walk4Life is one of the world's largest ALS gatherings, with thousands of walkers gathering each year. Walkers organize into fundraising teams, demonstrating hope, courage and community in support of their loved ones. Held on Chicago's lakefront, this event brings together thousands to raise money, and find a cure, for this progressive disease.
Now Let's Start the Show: Common, September 20th at 7:30pm, House of Blues, $75-125
Join legendary hip-hop artist, acclaimed actor, author, and philanthropyst Common at his live concert. The show spotlights Chicago's youth and benefits the Common Ground Foundation, which emphasizes the use of creative expression as a springboard for education.http://www.commongroundfoundation.org/
Chicago Fire Soccer & Style Runway Show, September 19th at 7:30pm, Roof on TheWit, $50
Watch the men of the Chicago Fire Soccer Cub as they strut their stuff from the soccer field to the runway at ROOf on theWit. At this first ever Soccer and style event, the fashion show, hosted by the Chicago Fire Soccer Club, will feature both players and coaches in this season’s hottest looks by Diesel, Penguin and Chicago Fire apparel.