When the heat cranks up, the streets fill with people and the city gains boundless energy. From electrifying live performances to some of the best food and beverage the city has to offer, the Chicago Loop is packed with summer festivals and cultural celebrations. So—bust out your sandals and enjoy summer in the Windy City.
At the beginning of the month, Turning the Page’s bookstore, Carpe Librum, moved from its space in the Pedway to a street-level spot in Block 37 on State Street. The move puts the used bookstore in a high-profile location that both brings character to State Street and puts more eyes on the bookstore.
We formed in 2016, and are a theatre and performance group made up of eight artists hailing from Florida. Altogether, sometimes in pairs, or in any potential combination of members or outside collaborators, Hot Kitchen devises performances and experiences with a focus on the stupid and the absurd, disregarding the plot structures of traditional plays.
In a time where we are constantly bombarded by social media, high expectations, commitments and deadlines, tranquility is not easy to come by. And that doesn’t bode well for living heartily and productively. But what if we use our lunch break to regain our deeper self?
Calling all foodies! Latinicity presents the “Tour of Traditional Spanish Tapas” in the Chicago Loop. Chef Marcos Flores will be at Latinicity Saturday, May 26, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. cooking up an eight-course Spanish Tapas menu. Starting from a not-so-typical salad all the way to desserts and coffee, this is a meal you simply won’t forget.