Every Wednesday at noon, CST, Brown Paper Tickets will post upcoming events happening in the Chicago area. Here are hot tickets for events coming up. Check back for stellar events that fit the interests of locals and tourists alike.
Thursday, August 25 Wolf: Opening night! When tragedy strikes a school, a relationship between a student and her teacher is put under the microscope. The truth of what’s really happened may be harder to hear and even harder to find in this nightmarish thriller by Paul Cosca.
Friday, August 26 Coming Out: OutinChi is pleased to team up with Hydrate Chicago to launch its premium alternative lifestyle magazine! With live performances by Cyon Flare, Amy Eisenberg, Debbie Fox, Rayes Nation, and Brian Lee Donovan Fashion, plus local sponsorship booths and vodka from Absolut.
Saturday, August 27 WAVE COOKING CLASS: Chef Kristine Subido is taking it to the streets (read: to WAVE’s new patio) for the next installment of her Chef’s Cooking Class series, “Cooking Out – The Clean Way.” Join her for a lesson on the art of the cookout from a lighter perspective including tips on grilling techniques and Labor Day barbecue recipe ideas. Includes a cocktail, wine and lunch!
Sunday, August 28 Corks & Crayons: A family dinner to benefit Purple Asparagus, a non-profit organization educating children, families, and the community about eating that’s good for the body and the planet.
Tuesday, August 30 Peasants Plot Vegetarian Dinner: Blue Sky Bakery and Cafe hosts hosting Todd & Julia McDonald from Peasants’ Plot Organic Farm! The three-course vegetarian meal will include goat cheese-stuffed squash blossoms, zucchini ricotta fritters and an heirloom tomato tart. Each course includes a paired wine or cocktail. Todd and Julia will be in attendance to answer all of your questions about the challenges and rewards of operating an organic farm.
Know of any other events happening in the Chicago area this week? Post them in the comments section.