Summer is Here! We have the must-see events this season
WHAT // Bastille Day Celebration
WHERE // Chez Moi | 2100 N Halsted Street
WHEN // Sunday, July 12—Tuesday, July 14
WHY // Celebrate French National Day and dine à la française at Chicago’s Chez Moi. Indulge in a Sunday brunch prix fixe menu with bottomless mimosas, or commemorate the occasion with delectable dinner specials, including Beef Bourguignon and Steak Frite.
MORE // More info here
WHAT // Lacoste Helps XS Tennis #ServeChicago
WHERE // Grant Park Tennis Courts | 900 S Columbus Avenue
WHEN // Wednesday, July 15 | 11am-1pm
WHY // Get served up midday with a free tennis clinic and instruction workshop benefiting XS Tennis and Education Foundation. Enjoy the sunshine with cool summer treats, Lacoste prizes and bouncy fun. New and used tennis racket donations will also be accepted.
MORE // Free
WHAT // G&F Boat Party
WHERE // The Odyssey at Navy Pier | 600 E Grand Avenue
WHEN // Tuesday, July 21 | 7-9:30pm
WHY // G&F is going overboard! Join us on The Odyssey party deck for a cruise to celebrate our Swim Issue. We’ll be rocking the boat with sips, snacks and all of our favorite summer looks by Topshop. The fun will begin to board at 6—don’t miss an unforgettable night of nautical style.
MORE // See Invite Here
WHAT // Ghostbusters
WHERE // Music Box Theatre
WHEN // Friday, July 17 & Saturday, July 18 | Midnight
WHY // Before you see the summer blockbuster remake, reinvest in the original. Your favorite paranormal investigators are coming to the big screen for two midnight showings at the Music Box. Get nostalgic and laugh your butt off on this cinematic adventure to rid the city of the slimy creatures.
MORE // Tickets $9 | More info here
WHAT // Beaches
WHERE // Drury Lane Theatre | 100 Drury Lane, Oakbrook Terrace
WHEN // Now through August 16
WHY // Beaches follows two extraordinary friends through 30 years of camaraderie, laughter and sorrow. From pen-pals to roommates to romantic rivals, Cee Cee and Bertie’s oil-and-water friendship perseveres through even the most tragic trials. This new musical is bound to leave you with tears of joy and sadness, as Beaches exemplies the triumph of the human spirit and the bonds of sisterhood.
MORE // Tickets start at $40 | More info here