Each week tune in to "The Weekly Show" for a segment we call What's Good w/ Billy Dec! As a Restauranteur, Event Producer and Entertainment TV Personality, Billy will share info on amazing fundraisers plus community and cultural events that are good for you and good for Chicago! To follow Billy Dec on Twitter and Facebook check out the link below!
BLU, July 27th at 7pm, Shedd Aquarium, $175
Join and celebrate the 10-year anniversary of Shedd Aquarium’s Wild Reef Exhibit at this annual young philanthropist summer event! BLU invites you to spend a night with the fishes and take a deeper dive into the aquarium with a night full of cocktails, fine cuisine, entertainment and dancing. Support the Shedd’s efforts around animal care, learning, community access, conservation and sustainability!
All White Soiree, July 25th at 7:30pm, Drake Hotel, $55
The first annual Entertainment and Fashion Gives Back charity event. It will be a concert and arts-infused fashion show, featuring some of Chicago’s leading designers and boutiques. A portion of the proceeds will benefit A Silver Lining Foundation!
Wicker Park Fest, July 27th-28th at 12pm, Milwaukee Avenue at North Ave, $5 Suggested Donation
Hailed as Chicago’s “best street festival of the summer” by the Chicago Tribune, Wicker Park Fest’s reputation has grown into epic proportions. Enjoy all the hip food, vendors, and entertainment of Wicker Park at this annual festival!
Prosecco on the Patio, July 26th at 6pm, Saranello’s Ristorante in Wheeling, $55
Join guest chefs from the North Shore for prosecco cocktails, antipasti farmers, market tables, surf and turf, and more. Enjoy live music and silent auction. All proceeds benefit Bright Pink which focuses on the prevention and early detection of breast cancer. Hosted by Miss Illinois 2012, Ashley Hooks.
Taste of Lincoln Avenue, July 27th-28th at 12pm, Lincoln Avenue between Fullerton and Wrightwood, FREE
Celebrate the 30th anniversary of one of Chicago’s most popular summer street fests! Enjoy all that is Lincoln Avenue with more than 35 musical acts, a Kids Carnival area, tons of food and drinks, and the Lill Street Craft Fair!