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I-GO’s Chicago Shares Celebration

I-GO’s Chicago Shares Celebration

Thursday, December 1, 2011 from 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM

Merchandise Mart, 15th Floor
222 Merchandise Mart
Chicago, IL 60654

Tickets: FREE for I-Go Members; $5-$10 for all others.  Register or Purchase Tickets HERE!

Celebrate the Spirit of Sharing with I-GO!

Hobnob with fellow members and Chicago’s leading sharing institutions at
I-GO’s “Chicago Shares Celebration!”

Amid festive entertainment, get a sneak peek of I-GO’s exciting plans for 2012,
our 10th anniversary! New to the party this year, a Sharing Fair provides you with
the opportunity to expand your knowledge of the many facets of Chicago’s
emerging sharing economy.

Enjoy savory eats, responsibly crafted drinks, and amazing raffle prizes. As always,
attendees will receive FREE entry to the Mart’s One of a Kind Show and Sale.

Bring your friends, family, and colleagues who want to join I-GO: The first 10
people to join at the party pay only a $25 application fee ($50 savings) and
receive a bonus, $50 of driving credits!

The I-GO Team

Thank you to Merchandise Mart Properties, Sierra Nevada, Joffrey Ballet, and
Hotel Allegro for their generous contributions.

***Cancellation Policy***

All tickets and/or event registrations are non-refundable. If this event is canceled or
postponed by I-GO, participants will be offered a full refund. Please contact us if a
personal emergency keeps you from attending the event. At I-GO’s discretion, a
refund may be offered in these cases.

 
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Posted by on November 24, 2011 in Social

 

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Joffrey Auxiliary Board’s Night Out for the Nutcracker

Night out for the Nutcracker

Thursday, November 17 · 6:00pm – 8:00pm
 
Rockit Bar and Grill

22 West Hubbard Street
Chicago, IL
 
Raise a glass to The Joffrey Ballet’s Nutcracker season and help send 3,000 Chicago Public School students to an enchanting Nutcracker performance. Enjoy two hours of wine, beer and holiday cheer at Chicago’s Rockit Bar & Grill. Bring your holiday spirit and a non-perishable food item to be donated to a local food depository.Ticket $35

Ticket price includes a raffle ticket for an opportunity to win a Nutcracker Experience Weekend – 2 tickets to see the Nutcracker and on overnight stay at the Four Seasons Hotel

Additional raffle tickets: 1 for $10 or 3 for $25

 
To purchase tickets, visit www.joffrey.org/jabnutcracker, call 312.386.8979 or email: jabnutcracker@joffrey.org.
 
 
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Posted by on November 11, 2011 in Art, Holiday

 

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Joffrey Ballet Chicago Presents Couture & Cocktails

Friday, September 23, 2011
The Hudson
2222 South Michigan Avenue

David Meister presented by
Neiman Marcus Michigan Avenue

Chairs
Rebecca Besser
Kristina McGrath

6:00PM
VIP ticket holders
Cocktail reception with David Meister
Featuring Moët & Chandon and Belvedere

7:00PM
Patron ticket holders
Cocktails & hors d’oeuvres
Silent auction

8:00PM
David Meister fashion show
Live auction
Neiman Marcus Michigan Avenue men’s wear show

9:00PM
VIP Intersport Lounge opens
Dance, eat, lounge and drink

Click here for the ticket form

Click here to see the video about David Meister, the featured designer for the 2011 Couture & Cocktails, presented by Neiman Marcus Michigan Avenue

 
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Posted by on September 3, 2011 in Philanthropy

 

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Weekly Rewind, May 9, 2011

It’s time again for the Weekly Rewind from nowYOUknow where each Monday we recap the week’s events so you know exactly what’s happening and where you need to be.  Get your calendars ready because here we go:

Monday, May 9

NAWBO Chicago Achievement Luncheon + VIP Reception at the Intercontinental Hotel from 10:30-3. Raffle Prizes and more.  Details.

Tuesday, May 10

Fleet Feet Sports Girl’s Night Out (GNO) – For premier members only.  Must have purchased a ticket ahead of time. Come to the Piper’s Alley location (1620 N. Wells) from 8:30-10pm.  The event will feature custom sports bra fittings by Moving Comfort, nutrition sampling, drinks and dessert, and more.  Details.

Around Chicago Live at Rockit Bar & Grill in River East at 5:30pm.  Network with all kinds of business professionals while enjoying complimentary hors d’oeuvres, beer, wine, & soda.  Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door.  More Info.

Wednesday, May 11

Joffrey Ballet Rising Stars Affinity NightGet a sneak peek of Rising Stars with a special performance and hear from the dancers of the Joffrey Ballet at the Joffrey Tower – 10 E. Randolph.  Registration begins at 5:30pm.  More Info.

Support the American Lung Association by joining their auxilary board and My Drink On for a night of fun at Kirkwood Bar (2934 N. Sheffield) from 6-9pm.  Tickets and More Info.

Maven presents the Divo Series at House of Blues Foundation Room from 6-9pm.  Network with successful, dynamic Chicago Divos.  Award-winning designer Borris Powell is one of the men being honored.  To see the full list, get all the details, and RSVP click here.

Network After Work at the Vertigo Sky Lounge from 6-9.  Join us for the spring kick-off event with over 300 professionals.  Drinks and snacks the first hour.  Admission $10 prepay/$15 at door with reservation/$20 at door without reservation.  More Info.

Fleet Feet Sports Girl’s Night Out (GNO) – For premier members only.  Must have purchased a ticket ahead of time. Come to the Lincoln Square location (4762 N. Lincoln) from 8:30-10pm.  The event will feature custom sports bra fittings by Moving Comfort, nutrition sampling, drinks and dessert, and more.  Details.

Perfect Pairs at Cibo Matto with Chef Evan Percoco from 6-7pm.  Enjoy wine paired with some of Chef Percoco’s small bites. More info.

Thursday, May 12

Vitamin Water Inspiration by Design Fashion Show & Contest.  Eight designers compete at Prairie Production on West Randolph.  In order to attend you had to RSVP in advance and receive a confirmation email stating you are on the guest list.  VIP Reception begins at 6pm.  Fashion & Design Competition begins at 7pm.  RSVP list is closedMore Info.

Get Down with ME at Downtown Bar & Lounge – 440 N State from 5:30-8pm.  Tickets cost $10 and include one cocktail.  RSVP and More Info.

CRAM Fashion Grand Re-Opening Party – Join special guest designer Calvin Tran as he introduces his new women’s collection at CRAM – 3329 N. Broadway from 8-11pm.  Cocktails will be served.  More Info.

The Denim Lounge Grand Re-Opening in Roscoe Village starting at 6pm.  Meet Chicago Cubs Reed Johnson and Tyler Colvin.  More Info.

Friday, May 13

Join Cheeky Chicago for a Cub’s Viewing Party starting at 1pm at Rockit Wrigley to support the Avon Walk for Breast Cancer.  Details here!

Marisa Miller hosts a Captain Morgan Party at Public House to celebrate the Captain’s Birthday.  RSVP and More Info.

Neal K presents Candyland featuring a fashion show by fightchix.com at Spy Bar starting at 9pm.  More info and Tickets.

11th Annual Blackboard Affair benefiting WITS (Working In The Schools) at Salvage One from 7-11pm.  Tickets are $75 in advance & $95 at the door.  For all the details click here.

Manor Summer Fashion Show.  Winward and Manor team up to showcase teh latest summer 2011 styles.  This is definitely going to be a great show and an exciting night with lots of free goodies.  More Info.

After Dark at the Art Institute from 9pm-12am.  Tickets are $20 for members and $25 for non-members.  More Info.

Carnival: a showcase PARTY!  Come see the otherworldly exhibition of wonders, created by Lora Michael of Lora Michael Cosmetic Artistry from 8pm-Midnight at Maxim – 24 E. Goethe.  More Info.

Saturday, May 14

Le Thrift Boutique Grand Opening in Wicker Park from 3-8pm.  Enjoy cocktails, hors d’ouevres, and 20% of all purchases.  Plus gift bags to the first guests.  More Info.

Green Festival celebrates its 10th Anniversary this Saturday and Sunday at McCormick Place Lakeside.  Saturday from 10-7 and SUnday from 11-6.  For all the details.

Have Mercy benefiting Mercy Home for Boys & Girls at the Trump International Hotel & Towers from 8pm-12am.  For ticket information and event details please click here.

Sunday, May 15

Green Festival celebrates its 10th Anniversary this Saturday and Sunday at McCormick Place Lakeside.  Saturday from 10-7 and SUnday from 11-6.  For all the details.

Roof Sundays at Roof on the Wit.  It’s a daytime affair.  Come enjoy a colorful, high-energy, day party with live musicians, dancers and performers grooving along with some of the worlds best DJS.  Details.

 

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