This Week’s Upcoming Events!

by Kurt Clements

Here is This Week’s Upcoming Events!  If you have anything you would like us to promote, please email me at least 1 week in advance at [email protected]!

Farmer’s Markets

Complete List Of City Of Chicago Farmer’s Markets – Check link for days, times, and details.

Yelp List of Suburban Farmer’s Markets– Enter your location and check Yelp link for days, times, and details.

Friday September 13th

Chicago Cubs vs Pittsburg Pirates – First Pitch 3:05pm.  Promotion is Cubs Cap Artist Series.

Chicago World Music Festival – Friday the 13th through Sunday the 29th.  The world comes together at the 21st Annual World Music Festival Chicago, September 13–29, 2019, at a variety of venues across the city.

Wine Fest On The Beach – From 6:00pm to 9:00pm.  Taste a variety of wines while hanging out at Shore Club on North Avenue Beach! Tickets include 3 hours of wine tastings, giveaways & MORE!

SeptemberFest at Eataly Chicago – From 5:00pm to 12:00am.  On Friday, September 13, we are throwing our fourth annual all-access party — with a local twist. From 5 p.m. to midnight, we are inviting the most celebrated restaurants and bars in Chicago, all serving their top food and drink under one big Italian roof.

Art on theMart – From 7:00pm to 9:00pm.  A curated digital art installation across 2.5 acres (two football fields) of theMART’s river façade, adding to Chicago’s vibrant public art scene.

Austin Weekend Produce Market – From Friday the 13th through Sunday the 15th.  Forty Acres Fresh Market, AV72 Chicago, and an exciting slate of chefs are teaming up again for another weekend pop up market.

Saturday September 14th

Chicago Cubs vs Pittsburg Pirates – First Pitch 1:20pm.  Promotion is Cubs Stick-On Phone Wallet.

Chicago Fire vs FC Dallas – Kickoff 2:30pm.

Dessert Fest at the Zoo! – From 6:30pm – 11:00pm.  Taste some of the best desserts in Chicago while taking in views of the zoo’s amazing animals and gardens. And don’t forget the champagne, beer, and wine (for those of age)!

Chicago Bourbon & Barbecue Festival – Bourbon Tasting – Saturday the 14th through Sunday the 15th.  Smoked meats and barrel-aged bourbon whiskeys take the spotlight when the post-Labor Day happening that is Chicago Bourbon & Barbecue Fest returns for its second finger-lickin’ year to the heart of the Roscoe Village neighborhood.

Unwind & Wine Event – From 5:00pm to 9:00pm.  Kids are back in school, it’s time to unwind. Grab your favorite bottle of wine and come join us for an evening of greatness.

Latina Expo 2019 – Saturday the 14th through Sunday the 15th.  Come join us at Latina Expo – the Largest Latina Lifestyle Expo in Chicago. Two days of workshops, seminars, cooking and liquor demonstrations, fashion shows, celebrity appearance and much much more.

Mid-Autumn Festival – From 5:00pm – 8:00pm.  “The Chinese Moon Festival is on the 15th of the 8th lunar month. It’s also known as the Mid-autumn Festival….The Moon Festival is one of the most important traditional events for the Chinese, like Christmas and Thanksgiving in the West. The importance of holding Moon Festival [in] Chicago is to keep… traditions alive as the younger generations grow up in a diverse environment where all cultures and traditions come together. It can also be used as a tool to educate others who are not familiar with Chinese traditions and culture to learn more.”

ChiSox Craft Beer Fest – From 1:00pm-4:00pm.  Sample beers from over 35 local breweries throughout the outfield concourse while enjoying food, games, and live entertainment. It is sure to be an event you won’t want to miss!

Aurora Fiestas Patrias – Saturday the 14th through Sunday the 15th.  Aurora Fiestas Patrias is a Family Festival celebration, with traditional Food, Music, and dances.

Viking Oktoberfest 2019 – From 5:00pm – 10:00pm.  Established in 2017, the Viking Oktöberfest tradition continues Saturday, September 14th at our brewery in Naperville. As always you can expect a killer food, music, and beer lineup. Plus just general good vibes all around.

Sunday September 15th

Chicago Cubs vs Pittsburg Pirates – First Pitch 1:20pm.  Promotion is Pedro Strop “Karaoke Night” Bobblehead.

Fiestas Patrias Parade – Stepping off at 11:00am.  The Parade is a great way to share in community spirit and learn about the rich Hispanic cultural heritage. Special recognition is given to the parade unit that best represents Hispanic culture and traditions.

Celebrate Naperville – From 1:00pm – 4:00pm.  Celebrate the Indian-American heritage through art, music, dance, sports, and food throughout the grounds and historic buildings.

2019 Walk to End Alzheimer’s – Registration is at 8:00am.  All funds raised through Walk to End Alzheimer’s further the care, support and research efforts of the Alzheimer’s Association.

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Monday September 16th

Chicago Cubs vs Cincinnati Reds – First Pitch 7:05pm.

Friends Trivia Night – From 6:00pm – 11:00pm.  Every 3rd Monday of the month, join us at Emporium Wicker Park for Trivia Night hosted by Whaddyaknow Free Pub Trivia!

Tuesday September 17th

Chicago Cubs vs Cincinnati Reds – First Pitch 7:05pm.

The Moonlight Parade – From Tuesday the 17th through Sunday the 21st.  The free series will feature nine local theatre companies performing throughout Millennium Park on select dates from July to October. The participating companies include Aguijón Theater Company, Barrel of Monkeys, CircEsteem, Chicago Dance Crash, Chicago Full Moon Jam Productions, Collaboraction Theatre Company, Emerald City Theatre, eta Creative Arts and Free Street Theater.

One Team Scavenger Hunt Adventure: Naperville – Puzzling Adventures™ are a cross between a scavenger hunt, an adventure race, and an informative self-guided tour. Each adventure consists of a series of locations that you are guided to where you are required to answer questions or solve puzzles to receive your next instruction. All you need is your own mobile device and an Internet connection.

Wednesday September 18th

Chicago Cubs vs Cincinnati Reds – First Pitch 7:05pm.

25th Annual Reflections Festival – From 9:30pm – 2:30pm.  Celebrate lifelong learning at the Art Institute’s free Reflections festival—the annual kick-off day for Art Insights, a program that brings free slide talks to older adult community groups and retirement communities.

Fall Wine Bottle With Lights – From 7:00pm – 9:00pm.  Enjoy drinks, upbeat music and hanging out with your favorite people while you paint! It’s as fun for first-time painters as it is for experienced artists.

Thursday September 19th

Chicago Cubs vs St. Louis Cardinals – First Pitch 6:15pm.

Oktoberfest at Holy Name Cathedral – From 6:00pm – 8:30pm.  This will be the first Oktoberfest celebrated at Holy Name Cathedral in many years and with a great line up of good food, good music, and BYOB its all set up to a wonderful and memorable evening.

Still Not Friday Stand-Up Comedy Showcase in Aurora – Starts at 8:00pm.  Still Not Friday is a stand-up comedy showcase happening every Thursday night at Two Brothers Roundhouse.

The People Tree September: School – From 7:30pm – 9:30pm.  We’ll explore this crazy, fun, and tumultuous time with 8 storytellers who will share experiences both familiar and unusual.

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