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PORTAGE PARK DRAMATICS PRESENTS: ROMEO AND JULIET.
Dec
20
to Dec 21

PORTAGE PARK DRAMATICS PRESENTS: ROMEO AND JULIET.

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Portage Park Dramatics presents a Favorite, a classic, a masterpiece, a staple of the English language and culture: Romeo & Juliet.

$5 Admission

Times and dates: (Wednesday-December 20) & (Thursday- December 21) 6:30pm both times.

Where: Portage Park Dramatic's Jacobson Theatre @ Portage Park School, 5330 W. Berteau Ave.  Enter on Berteau at door #16

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HOLIDAY LADIES NIGHT OUT
Dec
20
6:00 PM18:00

HOLIDAY LADIES NIGHT OUT

Are you ready to be the best gift ever this year? Join The Beauty Crew for our  "Holiday Ladies Night Out". Its all about pampering yourself.  Our Ladies Night Out is sure to relax, rejuvenate, and refresh you this holiday season. We will have you in the holiday spirit in no time. 

- $20 Mini Exfoliating Peels

- $25 Hair Waves (*with complimentary lash application)

- FREE Permanent Makeup Consultations

- $20 Brow Shaping & Tinting by Lush Brow Artistry

- FREE RAFFLES! (*must be registered)

ALSO! Our neighbor Distinct Bath and Body will be joining us!
For more info click here.

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DINE AT THE VAN GOGH CAFE.
Dec
20
to Feb 4

DINE AT THE VAN GOGH CAFE.

  • Fannie's Cafe and Bakery (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

At the Van Gogh Cafe, it's not a question of if magic will happen - but when. Performed at Fannie's Cafe & Bakery, this unique experience puts you right in the middle of the magical 'Van Gogh Cafe' as you enjoy a five course meal served throughout the performance. Based on the book by Cynthia Rylant; adapted by Andrew J Lampl. Recommended for everyone 7+. BYOB.

There are several dates and times for this event starting December 20th and going until February 4th. See ticket information here

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FISCHMAN'S IS GIVING ITS NEIGHBORS 10% OFF.
Dec
19
to Dec 22

FISCHMAN'S IS GIVING ITS NEIGHBORS 10% OFF.

  • Fischman's Bottle Shop (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS
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Fischman's has an announcement for all its neighbor's in 60630, 60634, 60641, 60618. They will be giving 10% for all purchases to their neighbor's in those zip codes. **Gift card purchases can not be applied to the discount. 

A note from Fischman's,

"We would like to encourage our neighborhood to come out and support our local small business. If you haven't stopped in yet, hopefully this little discount is enough to bring you in to check out our shop. Aside from a great selection of craft beer, we also have some small batch whiskeys & scotches, some chilled prosecco, champagne, rose and our red wine rack was just finished being built. If you're looking for something we don't have..... we encourage you to let us know, email, fb message, tell us in person or even give us a call and we'll try our very best to get it in for you."

For Fischman's website click here

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FANNIE'S EVENT #3: Brunch With Santa!
Dec
17
10:00 AM10:00

FANNIE'S EVENT #3: Brunch With Santa!

Rudolf still isn't back from vacation in Hawaii, melting ice is creating lots of fog, and the elves ran out of tin again for the toy manufacturing process.  Santa, he is a very busy guy...but luckily Santa loves brunch! So Santa will come and visit us here at Fannie's on December 17th! Bring the little guys or big guys too and meet the man himself. SANTA comes to Fannie's Dec 17th!

More info here

For Fannie's delicious menu click here

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WINTER MARKET BACK AT THE COPERNICUS CENTER
Dec
17
10:00 AM10:00

WINTER MARKET BACK AT THE COPERNICUS CENTER

Come to the 3rd annual Winter Market at Copernicus! Here is a small description of some of the vendors and what to expect. First we have Softwave Fish. They are bringing Smoked Salmon the bacon of fish along with yellowfin tuna grilled fillets and cuts. Next is the Little Bison Company. They offer grass fed cuts of bison, beef, lamb, prime pork, fresh eggs and cheese. Wisconsin Cheese. Lastly Maple and Honey farms has everything their name sounds like and that includes honeycombs. Which is actually one of the world's healthiest and sweetest desserts. This is all just a small taste of whats there. More info here

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FILAMENT THEATRE HOLIDAY SPECIAL
Dec
16
2:00 PM14:00

FILAMENT THEATRE HOLIDAY SPECIAL

Now in its 6th year, The Filament Holiday Special has become a beloved tradition to kick off the holiday season. Friends and families gather for a screening of two holiday classics, A Charlie Brown Christmas & How the Grinch Stole Christmas, voiced by your favorite Filament actors with live accompaniment provided by our very own Slap Happy Jazz Trio! Tickets are $15 until November 1st and then will be $18-20, so act now and save. 

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RSVP FOR ANNUAL HOLIDAY PARTY LaVilla's LA STRADA
Dec
10
5:00 PM17:00

RSVP FOR ANNUAL HOLIDAY PARTY LaVilla's LA STRADA

Join us for our annual holiday party.  This year, we’re mixing things up and going on a field trip! La Strada Dining Room (part of La Villa), 3632 N. Pulaski Rd.  The menu to look forward too: focaccia bread appetizer, salad and bread, bowtie pasta with marinara (vegetarian), roasted potatoes, glazed carrots, cheese pizza, and chicken vesuvio.  Coffee and soda included.  **Cash bar**  As always, we will be collecting new, unwrapped gifts for the Irving Park Food Pantry holiday toy drive. This event will be free to current OIPA members, but we will gladly accept cash donations at the door to help defray additional costs of the event. Space will be limited to 80, so please RSVP by December 1st to oldirvingparkassn@yahoo.com with the # of adults, kids (ages 6 - 12) and wee ones (5 and under).   

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AN OCTAVE ABOVE PERFORMING ARTS A CAPPELLA
Dec
10
2:00 PM14:00

AN OCTAVE ABOVE PERFORMING ARTS A CAPPELLA

An Octave Above, one of the hottest a cappella vocal groups in Chicago, features eight professional singers who combine their vocal talent with a love of a cappella harmonies. The group of four men and four women will perform holiday favorites along with doo wop, jazz and pop standards. Fine Arts patrons may remember An Octave Above from their crowd-pleasing performance in 2010.  Admission to the concert is free of charge, although donations are gladly welcomed. A special holiday reception with the artists follows the concert, hosted by the Fine Arts Committee. Bring the family!

More info here

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12 HOURS OF CHRISTMAS
Dec
10
11:00 AM11:00

12 HOURS OF CHRISTMAS

12 HOURS OF CHRISTMAS

4050 N. Milwaukee Ave. Dec. 10, 11am

 

Break out your cheeriest holiday sweater, don your Santa hat or elf ears, and bring the whole family to The Portage Theater to experience Christmas magic on the big screen.

Six Corners Association presents 12 hours of beloved Christmas favorites for merrymakers of all ages. 

Admission is offered for the full event and covers any or all of the movies you'd like to see. Attendees will be given wristbands and may attend as they choose. Concessions will be offered. 

 

For more info click here.

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CITY NEWS CAFE MUSIC EVENTS
Dec
9
to Dec 10

CITY NEWS CAFE MUSIC EVENTS

This weekend we're gonna have here following gigs:

Saturday, December 9th - 10am -  Pipes 'n Fiddle - traditional Irish music

                                           2pm - La Pompe - Gypsy Jazz

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Sunday, December 10th: 10 am -  Karen Salmon and Peter Zeldow - folk

                                         12pm - Nana Zabic solo (featuring cigar box axe and Bob Rok)

Tell your friends, invite your neighbors, there will be coffee and truffles!

More info here

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FANNIE'S EVENT #2: Creepy Christmas Dinner Party.
Dec
8
7:00 PM19:00

FANNIE'S EVENT #2: Creepy Christmas Dinner Party.

Did you know St. Nick had an evil twin brother? Or that Krampus will come and steal children in the night? Fannie's hosts a Holiday event unlike any other. Join us for an amazing 3 course Dinner Buffet, Enjoy Live Entertainment, Short Films, Storytelling, and more! Just $20 per person and Fannie's is BYOB! Spend an evening exploring the Darker Side of Yuletide at Fannie's Creepy Christmas Party!

More info here.

For Fannie's delicious menu click here

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FLU SEASON IS COMING
Dec
8
9:00 AM09:00

FLU SEASON IS COMING

 Located in the 11th-floor lobby of City Hall. The Chicago Department of Public Health will be offering flu shots at City Hall. If you are unable to get your flu shot during this time, CDPH is sponsoring several clinics throughout the City.  We encourage you to stay healthy and take advantage of this service. To get you in and out, please complete and bring the attached Vaccination Screening Form. Please make sure to sign the consent and notice of privacy practices acknowledgment line. This year, CDPH is partnering with the Chicago Park District who is offering 200 Parks Points to every resident who receives a flu shot at one of the CDPH sponsored walk-in clinics, including City Hall.  

More info here.

Find a location here

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FANNIE'S EVENT #1: Let's Make Gingerbread Houses!
Dec
7
to Dec 21

FANNIE'S EVENT #1: Let's Make Gingerbread Houses!

! EVENT DATES ! Dec 7, 14, 21st. Twice a day each day. 10am-12pm and 5pm-7pm.

Let's Make Gingerbread Houses! 

Every kid wants to make a gingerbread house right? Every parent wants to as well whether they talk about it or not. Thursdays in December Fannie's hosts Gingerbread house making! We provide all the supplies to make a stellar Gingerbread house this season. No reservation necessary and just $5 per house. 

More info here.

For Fannie's delicious menu click here

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FRIENDS OF VAUGHN HAPPY HOUR
Dec
5
5:30 PM17:30

FRIENDS OF VAUGHN HAPPY HOUR

Join Vaughn Occupational High School and Old Irving Brewing for a very memorable Happy Hour Fundraiser. There will be craft beer, food, a bags tournament, and a silent auction. Funds raised from this event will benefit technology and transportation for students with disabilities. Old Irving Brewing isn't running out of beer anytime soon so come join them!

For more info and tickets click here.

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MISTLETOE MARKET
Dec
2
9:00 AM09:00

MISTLETOE MARKET

Black Friday and Cyber Monday may be over but the 2nd annual Mistletoe Market is about to begin!  There is a great opportunity to shop for great gifts on Saturday, December 2nd at the Pope Francis Global Academy Mistletoe Market which will be at the South Campus.
Come support local artisans and browse for gifts for all ages from 9am-3pm.  See you there!

For more info click here

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COME CELEBRATE WINTERFEST AT ST. VIATOR
Dec
1
to Dec 3

COME CELEBRATE WINTERFEST AT ST. VIATOR

  • St. Viator Elementary School and Parish. (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

St. Viator's Elementary school and Parish is once again holding Winterfest, a 3day affair that will involve skating, sipping, shopping, and snacking. The activities planned are: an outdoor skating rink, holiday movies in the park, mistletoe market, artisan craft fair, wreath & tree sales, snowflake cafe & hot cocoa bar, north pole bar, elf village bouncy house, photos with Santa. Please note the dates and times for this event below.
Friday Dec 1: 5 pm- 9 pm
Saturday Dec 2: 11 am- 9 pm
Sunday Dec 3: 9 am - 4pm

For more info click here.
Mistletoe Market Form here.

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FANTASY COSTUMES SALES EVENTS
Nov
20
to Dec 5

FANTASY COSTUMES SALES EVENTS

Fantasy Costumes has much in the way of sales around the corner and Six Corners. 

November 20th, 21st, 22nd. 20% off all Thanksgiving related costumes and accessories. Turkeys, pilgrims, Indian, hats, etc.

November 23rd and 24th: The entire store will be 20%-50% Off. Some exclusions apply.

November 25th: 25%-50% off all children's costumes, Some exclusions apply. 

Week of November 27th: Pub crawl Santa costume regularly $29.99 will be on Sale for $19.99.

Week of December 4th: 20% off all Christmas related costumes and accessories. Some exclusions apply.
 

More info here

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