Let’s face it, each week you are bound to be on the hunt for something to do in the city that’s out of the norm of just grabbing drinks or a bite to eat. We’ve scoured our inboxes and enlisted our favorite event organizers and organizations to bring you a curated list of fab things to do in Chicago all week. If you’re looking for fab things to do, where to make THE scene each week in Chicago, we’ve got you covered. From shopping events, fundraisers, fashion trunk shows, art events and more are some of the best Chicago events to add to your social calendar this week.
EVENT: Good Sports Young Professionals Board of Chicago Disco Brunch
ABOUT: Join the Chicago Young Professionals Board and one of Chicago’s best DJs, Matt Roan, for the Second Annual Disco Brunch!
LOCATION: Studio Paris | 59 W. Hubbard St.
DATE/TIME: Saturday, May 20 | 1:00pm – 4:00pm
ADMISSION/COST: $80 | CLICK HERE
EVENT: On Your Toes, Dancing For Detection
ABOUT: Enjoy hors d’oeuvres, libations and a specialty drink (think tequila) as you network and mingle with other philanthropic young professionals. And a special treat – the #Hiplets! A performance you won’t forget.
LOCATION: The Peninsula Chicago | 108 East Superior St.
WHEN: Thursday, May 18
TIME: 5:30 p.m. – 8 p.m
ADMISSION/COST: $60 CLICK HERE
EVENT: Tres Chic Service Club of Chicago Hat Luncheon
ABOUT: The Service Club of Chicago hosts their annual Spring Luncheon celebrating long standing member Mamie Walton. Local artist Rosemary Fanti will be illustrating guests and their fabulous hats while enjoying live entertainment. Master of Ceremonies for the afternoon will be Micah Materre, award-winning anchor from WGN-TV.
LOCATION: Saddle & Cycle Club | 900 W. Foster
WHEN: Thursday May 18
ADMISSION/COST: $200 CLICK HERE
EVENT: Tomorrow’s Chicago Chamber Emerging Leaders Chicago
ABOUT: Emerging Leaders Chicago’s annual fundraising event is a unique, summer-themed evening combining food and libations with unparalleled opportunities to grow your network as you connect with Chicagoland VIPs and other emerging leaders – all while raising funds to drive positive and lasting change for the Chicagoland region.
LOCATION: Chez | 247 East Ontario St.
WHEN: Thursday May 18
TIME: 5:30-8:00 PM
ADMISSION/COST: $75 (Members) | $125 (Non-Members) CLICK HERE
EVENT: MEF Spring Soiree
ABOUT: Join the Midtown Educational Foundation Auxiliary Board for live music by David Rothstein Music, Food stations & heavy passed appetizers, Open Bar with beer, wine and cocktails, Grand Raffle Prize! $5,000 cash.
LOCATION: Architectural Artifacts | 4325 North Ravenswood Ave.
WHEN: Friday, May 19
TIME: 7:00pm 11:00pm
ADMISSION/COST: $125 CLICK HERE
EVENT: Sade & Aaliyah Tribute
ABOUT: Music of Sade, Aaliyah & maybe more all night.
LOCATION: Punch House | 1227 W. 18th
WHEN: Wednesday May 17
TIME: 9 PM – 2 AM
ADMISSION/COST: Free Admission
EVENT: A Midsummer Night’s Roar
ABOUT: Presented by the Lyric Opera of Chicago Women’s Board and the Guild Board of Directors
LOCATION: Lincoln Park Zoo | N. Cannon Dr at W Fullerton Pkwy.
WHEN: Saturday May 20
TIME: 7PM (VIP) | 8PM (GA)
ADMISSION/COST: $135 CLICK HERE
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