This year’s lineup is still TBA, but expect a fine assortment of cheese-infused bites plus craft cocktails and beers. Past samples include bacon mac and cheese, Philly cheesesteaks, Eli’s Cheesecake, and more. Yum.
Theater on the Lake
Some of the fanciest and most ridiculous Bloody Marys made from local Chicago establishments face off to see who makes the best bloody in town as you sip yours lakeside paired with brunch bites, brunch-themed cocktails, craft beer, live music, lawn games, and an artisan market.
Revel Fulton Market
Sample hundreds of new wines with experts on hand offering crash courses on vino alongside interactive booths, a temporary tattoo station, photo booth, and bubbly bar.
Cost: $65 per session
The chef famous for the acclaimed restaurant Noma is now promoting his new book The Noma Guide to Fermentation and will give a talk about the state of food and what fermentation can bring to dishes. The event will also include and interactive presentation and a tasting session with Redzepi and his co-author David Zilber, the mind behind Noma's fermentation lab.
Cost: Tickets start at $44
Columbus Drive between Balbo and Monroe
Giant puppets, bizarre floats, live music, and crazy costumes are the order of the day at this artist-curated Halloween parade that needs to be seen to be believed.
It’s hard to describe the most unique Halloween party of the year, where you’ll party in an interactive playground of light with costumes, cocktails, live performances, and more. Let’s just say you won’t be bored.