Fall Fest, Anyone? We have the must-see events this season!
WHAT // Taste Talks
WHERE // Various locations
WHEN // Friday, October 3rd – Sunday, October 5th
WHY // Calling all foodies! Feast your minds on Taste Talks–a three-day food festival curated by Paul Kahan featuring culinary labs, an all star BBQ showdown and so much more. Learn about eating green or the art of charcuterie, at the many different panel discussions and labs. Think of it as a delicious marriage between TED Talks and Chicago Gourmet weekend, y-u-m!
MORE // Ticket prices vary, $10-$385 | More info here
WHAT // Twilley Atelier Trunk Show
WHERE // Chalk | 2611 Prairie Avenue, Evanston
WHEN // October 15th | 11am-6pm
WHY // Co-founder of Modern Luxury Media, Stacy Twilley knows a thing or two about what stylish women want. Stacy recently launched her first womenswear collection, Twiley Atelier. Join Stacy and Chalk boutique for a trunk show featuring the first collection of Twilley Atelier:pieces that readily transition from day to evening, boardroom to ballroom, business to pleasure.
MORE // For more information on Twilley Atelier, visit twilleyatelier.com
WHAT // Kouzina
WHERE // National Hellenic Museum | 333 S Halsted Street
WHEN // Thursday, October 16th | 6-10pm
WHY // Join top chefs around the city for a one night celebration in the city’s historic Greektown. Enjoy traditional Greek eats with a modern twist and a curated wine selection. Presented by Paramount Events and the National Hellenic Museum. Opa!
MORE // $100 Advanced Tickets | More info here
WHAT // Hell in a Handbag Productions presents The Birds
WHERE // Berger Park Coach House | 6205 N Sheridan Road
WHEN // Now through November 1st
WHY // Hell in a Handbag Productions presents The Birds: part parody and part dark deconstruction of the classic Alfred Hitchcock film. This unique theatrical experience has been coined as “simultaneously ridiculous and disturbing,” and the venue, right on the lakefront, adds an extra environmental dimension to this quirky adaptation.
MORE // Tickets start at $32 | More info here
WHAT // Project Onward Fashion Form
WHERE // Bridgeport Art Center | 1200 W 35th Street, 4th Floor
WHEN // Now through November 8th | Tuesday – Saturday, 11am-5pm
WHY // Coinciding with Fashion Focus Chicago, our favorite group of artists comes together for an exhibition of art inspired by clothing, and clothing inspired by art. As part of the show, we asked Project Onward artist to reimagine collages for our G&F Fall Beauty story.
MORE // Free | More info here