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The Chicago Weekend Guide August 2-4

The Chicago Weekend Guide August 2-4

  • The SociaLifeChicago Weekend Guide is your black book for weekend fun in the city

From Friday through Sunday, we know you don’t even want to think about work but rather looking for a fun distraction to occupy your weekend in the city, help is here. Whether you want to explore new haunts in Chicago, relax, take in a festival, or have a night out on the town that’ll make your snapchat and insta stories followers green with envy, here’s what to get into this weekend. It’s #summertimeChi so there’s a lot taking place this weekend but these are the recommended ones for  you to go either solo or with a group for a good time. The Chicago Weekend Guide for August 2-4 is a relatively #Lollapalooza2019 free guide.



WHAT :: St. Ives #NatureReset Chicago

WHERE ::  Varies:
Friday, August 2nd: 10:30AM — 5PM (401 S Wabash St across from Grant Park)
Saturday, August 3rd: 10:30AM — 5PM (401 S Wabash St across from Grant Park)
Sunday, August 4th: 10:30AM — 5PM (Daley Plaza btwn N Dearborn St & W Washington  

WHY:: join St. Ives for the #NatureReset mobile experience, an interactive experience from the brand who has been bringing the best of nature to skincare for more than 30 years. #NatureReset is a long-term commitment from St. Ives to help people everywhere get a boost of happy by spending more time with nature. Hitting the streets of Chicago starting on August 1st, the tour will bring a daily dose of nature to different areas (and people!) in the city that need it most with nature, beauty and wellness expert Jennifer Walsh onsite.
COST :: Complimentary Click here for more info 

WHAT :: DIOR’s Ricky Wilson in Chicago

WHERE:: Nordstrom Michigan Avenue| 55 East Grand Avenue Chicago
WHEN :: August 1 – August 3 | 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM
WHY:: DIOR Celebrity Makeup Artist, Ricky Wilson will be at the Nordstrom Chicago Dior counter to show you how to use DIOR skincare and makeup products that fit your lifestyle and offer you personalized recommendations for a new look.
COST :: Please call the DIOR Cosmetics counter for more information and to confirm your appointment.

WHAT :: Biz Markie @ Joes on Weed Hosted By Ed Lover

WHERE :: Joe’s | 940 W Weed St Chicago 
WHEN :: Friday August 2
WHY:: 90s kids reminisce at a music event at Joes on Weed with Biz Markie hosted by Ed Lover
COST :: $20.00 General Admission / $50.00 PIT / $50.00 Alley Suite Click here for more info 



WHAT :: MCA Screening: Solange Knowles, When I Get Home

WHERE :: Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago | 220 E. Chicago Avenue, Chicago
WHEN :: Saturday August 3 at 2pm
WHY:: The MCA is delighted to screen When I Get Home an extended director’s cut of the latest moving image work by visual artist and singer and songwriter, Solange Knowles. When I Get Home, directed and edited by Solange Knowles with contributing directors Alan Ferguson, Terence Nance, Jacolby Satterwhite, and Ray Tintori, is an exploration of origin and spiritual expedition and the personal evolutions required to leave one’s place of birth. Shot in Knowles’s home state of Texas, the film honors her Houston lineage by creating a pastiche of iconic Houston locations, abstract narratives featuring black cowboys, and incorporating the work of other Houston-raised artists.
COST :: FREE ADVANCED TICKETS SOLD OUT; Walk-up tickets are available on the night of the event on a first-come-first-served basis Click here for more info here


WHAT:: Black Harvest Film Fest 25 Kickoff 

WHERE :: Gene Siskel Film Center | 164 N. State Street  
WHY :: Each year since 1994, the Gene Siskel Film Center has presented the Annual Black Harvest Film Festival, a vibrant celebration of independent films that tell the stories and explore the images, heritage, and history of the worldwide Black experience. Explore programs from past years of the festival below, or check the Black Harvest Presents page for year-round programming in the spirit of the festival. The kickoff begins monthlong feasts of film. 
COST :: Opening Night Tickets | Monthlong screenings | Click here for more info


WHAT :: Equinox Workout Lincoln Common Plaza Equinox Lincoln Common Summer Series

WHERE :: Lincoln Common Plaza | 2345 North Lincoln Avenue 
WHEN :: Saturday August 3  9am STACKED!
WHY:: In anticipation of the opening of Equinox Lincoln Common, we are excited to launch a weekly outdoor summer series on Saturdays at 9am. Bringing guests is encouraged, but don’t forget to reserve them a spot.
COST :: Complimentary|  Click here  for more info 

WHAT :: Hebru Brantley @ Rotofugi

WHERE :: Rotofugi 
WHEN :: Saturday August 3 – September 1
WHY:: Rotofugi is hosting a special exhibit with Chicago hometown art hero Hebru Brantley! For this exhibit, Brantley has hand-embellished a limited number of prints from both archived and new editions and Rotofugi will have one hand-embellished framed copy of each print only for customers to score a unique item for their collection! BYOB Opening reception will take place Saturday, August 3, from 7-10pm for complimentary snacks and soft drinks. Please note: the artist will not be attending the opening reception, but come on out anyway and support local art and artists.
COST :: Complimentary|  Click here for more info 



WHAT :: Maxwell Street Market “The Big Deal” Summer Celebration

WHERE :: Maxwell Street Market | 
WHEN :: Sunday August 4
WHY :: The Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE) will host a dedication of a mural created by students at Yollocalli Arts Reach, live art making with the National Museum of Mexican Art and live music performances along with 125 vendors specializing in handmade crafts, resale clothing, produce and more.
COST ::  Free admission 


See Also

WHAT :: Happy 58th Birthday former President Barack Obama

WHERE :: The Arts Bank at Stony Island | 6760 S Stony Island Avenue, Chicago
WHEN :: Sunday August 4
WHY :: The Arts Bank at Stony Island will celebrate  on Sunday Aug 4. family-friendly, all ages outdoor day party celebrating the Obama Paintings exhibition. Food, games, fun, music, vendors, and much more, hosted by The Obama Paintings artist Rob Pruitt! In partnership with Stash Market, we will have a pop-up marketplace with over 20 vendors selling handmade, one-of-a-kind goods.
COST ::  Free admission 
| Click here for more info


WHAT :: Chicago Hockey Charity Classic 

WHERE ::Fifth Third Arena
WHEN :: Sunday August 4 from 3 pm – 5 pm
WHY :: A roster of current and former hockey greats, including National Hockey League players and US Women’s National Ice Hockey Team member, featuring current and former hockey greats, including US Women’s National Ice Hockey Team captain, Kendall Coyne-Schofield, will play in the Chicago Hockey Charity Classic and will benefit Special Children’s Charities/Special Olympics Chicago.
COST :: Tickets are $35
| Click here for more info



Whatever you get into this weekend, tag us on Instagram @SociaLifeChicago with #MakeTheScene. If you’ll be outdoors for a long duration of time, remember sunscreen and hydration (water not just alcohol). Have a great weekend!

*featured image credit: Instagram/@LhChicago

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