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Weekly Round-Up, August 22

WeeklyRoundup

Hello Monday!  It’s that time again for The Weekly Round-Up.  Check here for a quick overview of all the events happening each week.  Click on individual event links for full details.  You can also view the full month’s events by clicking the calendar link near the top of our menu bar on the right.

PLEASE MAKE SURE TO CONTINUOUSLY CHECK THE ROUND-UP SECTION DURING THE WEEK FOR NEW ADDITIONS AS WELL AS OUR CALENDAR AT THE UPPER RIGHT CORNER OF OUR PAGE.  OCCASSIONALLY WE ADD SOME EVENTS TO THE CALENDAR ONLY (NOT THE WEEKLY ROUND-UP) TOWARDS THE END OF THE WEEK.

Monday, August 22

Tuesday, August 23

Crescendo Apparel Presents the PEARfect Fit – Find the perfect fit jeans for “pear” shaped women.  Come in and try on a pair.  Give us feedback and we’ll give you a $50 gift certificate good towards any purchase and the chance to win a “pear” of jeans in your size. Click Here for more info.

Third Annual Taste of The Gold Coast – Enjoy the opportunity to taste the cuisines of the Gold Coast’s top restaruants.  Gourmet menu items will be presented by each restaurant’s head chef. Click Here for more info.

Wednesday, August 24

Wind Down at Navy PierWith your purchase of a $20 ticket, you will receive three complimentary beers, free appetizers, a cruise aboard a Shoreline Charter, exclusive outdoor seating, live music at the LandShark Beer Garden with fireworks at 9:30, plus great games, giveaways, and prizes! Click Here for more info.

Shop It To Me Shop Crawl with Blogger Jessica Quirk – Celebrate the debut of style blogger Jessica Quirk’s new book What I Wore. Come sip cocktails, mingle, meet Jessica, & get your shop on. More Info: Here.

Thursday, August 25

Crystal B. Designs Rebranding Launch Party – Chicago-based designer Crystal Simms will be hosting a rebranding launch party for her newly streamlined fashion label and website, Crystal B. Designs (www.CrystalBDesigns.com). Click Here for more info.

Kayak and Kick It with CitySwarm –    A two hour private guide-led paddle  with narration on Chicago tidbits. Click Here for more info.

RAW:Chicago presents FUSION – Come and see Jovon Marciano’s life work. This event will include fun, fashion, and networking for anyone in the artistic business. Other artists include fashion designer Envieux Style, photographer Melinda Klein, and art by Danielle Harth. Click Here for more info.

MEGAN LEE TRUNK SHOW AT SQUASHT BOUTIQUE – Come by Squasht Boutique on Thursday, Aug 25th & have some fun with designers Megan Owdom-Weitz of Megan Lee designs and Lesley Timpe of Squasht by Les. Details coming soon.

Ladie’s Night at Ai Sushi August 2011 – Enjoy complimentary Massages & Manicures, Eye Xone Treatment, Proskin Analysis, Eye Make-Up Touch-Up, & super specials on food & drinks. More Info: Here.

BMP & AGP Studio Launch Party– BMP & AGP are having a launch party. We would like you to check out our new studio loft space and join us in being impressed by how many companies we can fit under one roof.  You are invited to enjoy 1 or all of the following: Adult Cocktails, Tasty Snacks, Groovy Tunes, Free Loot, Photo Booth Fun, Rad Rooftop Views, Slammin’ Dance Party.  Details: Click Here.

In-Fashion Kick-Off Party – Join us as we kick off and celebrate the nation’s first shopping festival with cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and of course, a fashionable atmosphere! In-Fashion: The Magnificent Mile Shopping Festival presented by MasterCard® promises a truly magnificent shopping experience in a truly magnificent destination. Come learn more about this exciting new event! See details: Here.

Friday, August 26

Drive Electric Tour Sponsored by Nisssan LEAF – The ‘drive electric tour’ will provide the opportunity to learn all about the Nissan LEAF. You will be guided through several display areas, have the opportunity to talk with LEAF experts, and explore the many innovations from Nissan and the Nissan LEAF. You’ll learn all about driving and owning a Nissan LEAF. For more info & to register: Click Here.

In-Fashion: The Magnificent Mile Shopping Festival – The Magnificent Mile is pleased to debut the first shopping festival of its kind in the nation this summer. In-Fashion: The Magnificent Mile Shopping Festival presented by MasterCard® will take place August 26 – September 8, 2011, and will feature exclusive events, designer and celebrity appearances, trunk shows, exciting entertainment and more. See details: Here.

*Sweet + Chic* WIN Innovation Circle at Sequin JewelryPlease join the Women’s Innovation Network (WIN) at Sequin for a “sweet and chic” morning.Come shop, sip and nibble on scrumptious Swirlz Cupcakes – breakfast varieties – while getting a sneak peek at the newest jewelry trends for Fall. Click Here for more info.

Brunch for Dinner with CitySwarm – Brunch is a staple meal in Chicago, so it’s no surprise that someone finally paid some homage and named a restaurant after it.BRUNCH, the latest spot for morning eats in River North, is serving up something special for CitySwarm’s first dining event. Click Here for all the details.

Date Night Hero with Public House – Public House will be at the Studio to cook up some crowd favorites! They have become a hotspot in Chicago and now they are cooking in our live kitchen and bringing their own dating advice! You won’t want to miss the show starting at 7pm Central or you can tune in online at Facebook.com/Ke​nmore on our app! See details and RSVP: Here.

Heat Up the Night Charity Date Auction – LTS Chicago in partnership with the LGN Group, Manor Chicago, ChiLifeEvents, CharityDateAuctions.com and CitySwarm are proud to present “Heat up the Night – Charity Date Auction”!  Each person up for auction will be representing a charity that they believe in and support. 100% of the money that they win for their “date” will be donated to the charity of their choice that evening.  Click Here for details.

Rock the Boat Sunset Jams Season Finale – Join us this Friday night from 7:30-10:30 pm for CSSC’s official End of Summer Bash featuring live music by the fantastic Chicago cover band ‘Stache. This will be one of our biggest parties of the summer and we want to see you there! See details and RSVP: Here.

Bull & Bear Fridays – Guests who RSVP here and say they’re on the “Chicago Bar Parties” guest list at the hostess stand will receive: One complimentary drink ticket, A wristband that gets them $1 off all drinks for the entire night, VIP table with complimentary bottle of champagne (for groups of 5+ ladies), & No cover charge.  See details: Here.

Fall into Friday with Drinks & Discounts at Akira Bucktown – Buy One Get One Half Off, Complimentary Drinks, & Chances To Win Prizes Every Hour. More Info: Here.

Saturday, August 27

ChicagoTEN Alumni Challenge Bar Crawl – Meet up with your team at your ‘home bar’ to pick up your wristbands, lanyards and to decorate your bar at 11am. Challenges start at noon and all schedule info will be provided to keep you on track! Each Big Ten school will call River North home for the day and fans will square off in rivalry contests, compete for prizes from national brands, and enjoy drink deals at River North leaders and legends – including Rockit, Theory, Public House, Bull & Bear, English, LaSalle Power Co, Moe’s Cantina, Howl at the Moon, Fado, Blue Frog’s Local 22 and District. Click Here for more details.

Time-Out Chicago’s Food Truck Social – No need to roam the streets of Chicago for your favorite eats. Find them all in one spot. Eat, drink, & listen to live music booked by Empty Bottle. This is a 1-day only event. You must RSVP to obtain access to the Cocktail Lounge & enter for your chance to be VIP! See details: Here.

Drive Electric Tour Sponsored by Nisssan LEAF – The ‘drive electric tour’ will provide the opportunity to learn all about the Nissan LEAF. You will be guided through several display areas, have the opportunity to talk with LEAF experts, and explore the many innovations from Nissan and the Nissan LEAF. You’ll learn all about driving and owning a Nissan LEAF. For more info & to register: Click Here.

Cityblue Apparel & Denim SUMMER SALEwith Live Performance by local musician Hawley Shoffner – Sale: August 1 – 31st / Live Performance: Saturday, August 27th, 12 – 3 pm. Popchips™ and refreshments will be served. Performing since 2006, Hawley Alexandra Shoffner immediately garnered comparisons to Wye Oak, St. Vincent, and Rilo Kiley. Playing regularly with a full backing band in the Chicago area, she has been recording her nine-song debut, Hawley, to be released late-summer 2011. For more info: Click Here.

Join Macy’s & Guess for a Day of Shopping, Sipping, & Sweets – Celebrate Fashion. Enjoy DJ Beats & Mini Make-Overs while models showcase the latest Guess looks. Receive a special gift with any purchase. Click Here for all the details.

3rd Annual Mo’Rockin Fashion Fest 2011 – Be a part of an expected 5,000 attendees! The 3rd Annual Fashion Fest promises to be a renowned festival that will bring a bit of Style to Chicago. This is your chance to participate in the forefront of what has become a Wicker Park tradition.What makes the FASHION FEST unique is that all elements of this fest are Chicago locals: the Fashion Designers, the Vendors, the Entertainment, the Venue & Food. Given the status of Division Street as the hottest, hippest most cutting edge neighborhood in Chicago, this event’s “Exclusive Guest List” wouldn’t want this Fest any other way but local. See details: Here.

Bridal Wave with Brianna – Bridal Wave is the Kenmore Live Studio’s newest show happening LIVE on Saturdays! Our second event will feature Brianna, a makeup artist and a bride to be to her fiance Vince. Brianna will be joining us with experts on destination weddings since hers will be in Italy! Don’t miss the show starting at 1pm Central in Studio or you can watch it all happen online at Facebook.com/Ke​nmore! More Info: Here.

Learn How To Cook Out – The Clean Way With Chef Subido At Wave Restaurant – Chef Kristine Subido is taking it to the streets – err…to WAVE’s new patio, that is – for the next installment of her Chef’s Cooking Class series, Cooking Out – The Clean Way. Join her for a lesson on the art of the cookout from a lighter perspective including tips on grilling techniques and Labor Day Barbecue recipe ideas. Click Here for more details.

The Original Rock Star Launch Party and Fashion Show – 3rd Annual Rockstars & Rebels | Complimentary Admission & Hosted Cocktail Reception Ticket Click Here for more details.

Crescendo Saturdays – Guests who RSVP here and say they’re on the “Chicago Bar Parties” guest list at the door will receive: No cover all night (ladies) / No cover until 11 pm for guys (1/2 priced cover after 11 pm), Complimentary bottle of champagne (for groups of 6+ ladies w/ RSVP before midnight), Access to exclusive bottle and wristband specials (see here for complete prices).  See details: Here.

Sunday, August 28

Open Circle Cafe – Tell us what you think about Kenmore products in an in-depth discussion in which honesty reigns supreme. What do you like and what do you dislike? We want our products to better fit your needs, and Open Circle Cafe is the perfect opportunity to help us understand exactly how to do just that. Sound intriguing? Don’t miss the discussion, live or online at 11am CT at Facebook.com/Ke​nmore via our Live Studio application. See details: Here.

Drive Electric Tour Sponsored by Nisssan LEAF – The ‘drive electric tour’ will provide the opportunity to learn all about the Nissan LEAF. You will be guided through several display areas, have the opportunity to talk with LEAF experts, and explore the many innovations from Nissan and the Nissan LEAF. You’ll learn all about driving and owning a Nissan LEAF. For more info & to register: Click Here.

Guinness Book of World Records – Most Bow Ties Tied by a Group – Join us as we set an official Guinness World Record for most bow ties tied by a group of people simultaneously. Bring your family, friends and enemies! Wrigley Square is the part of Millennium Park located at the corner of Randolph/Michig​an Ave in beautiful downtown Chicago. The first 500 attendees will get a free silk bow tie. And all those who RSVP here will be entered to win a bow tie each month for a full year (must be present at the event to win). See details: Here.

Templeton Rye Whiskey Pig Roast – The event will begin at 12pm and progress through out the afternoon. There will be a pig carving ceremony choreographed to Live Rock and Bluegrass. Guests are free to eat, dance and drink up the to the melodies of the roast. Dogs are welcome too! See details: Here.

Akira & Roof ontheWit Present Astroaffair – Zodiac-centric Games, Specialty Cocktails, Singles under all the astrological signs, dance to the beats of DJ Dante & DJ Steve Smooth, & check out some of the latest shoes at Akira. See details: Here.

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Shop It To Me Shop Crawl with Blogger Jessica Quirk

 
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