Book – Summer Food: New Summer Classics

Summer Food features more than 90 recipes for light and flavorful fare for every meal of the day—from brunch favorites to light suppers, refreshing cocktails, and fruit-forward desserts. Dishes like grilled escarole with plums and goat cheese; salmon with crème fraiche and garden herbs; quinoa with capers, torn basil, and tomatoes; and lamb burgers with […]

Porky’s Rib Fest: June 11 – 14

Come out for Chicago Land Area’s Greatest Rib Fest and Carnival! Meet Porky, Enjoy Live Music and get a thrill at Chicagolands Largest Carnival! Over 30 Carnival Rides Finger Lickin’ Ribs prepared by BBQ Vendors from across the Country Vendors of all kinds Live Music All Weekend Long – Country! Classic Rock! Blues! Dates: June […]

American Beer Classic: May 9th

Come celebrate with your favorite American breweries American Beer Classic is the ultimate opportunity to celebrate and experience America’s finest beers. Sample and learn from a diverse lineup of breweries while connecting with other beer enthusiasts. Educational Sessions For beer lovers hoping to learn more about their favorite beverage, American Beer Classic offers several educational […]

Randolph Street Market: April 25 – 26

The Randolph Street Market Festival is home to the world-renowned Chicago Antique Market, Indie Designer Market, Modern Vintage Chicago and the Holiday Market. As seen in Travel & Leisure, the NY Times, Lucky Magazine and featured on TV news shows and web casts, the Randolph Street Market Festival is considered “a mecca of cool”, “the […]

Chicago Dessert Festival 2015 : May 16

The SWEETEST EVENT OF THE YEAR! Sample Desserts, Wine & Champagne From Chicago’s Best Restaurants, Bakeries & Vendors. This will be one event you do not want to miss! Want to feature your restaurant or bakery? Please email Info@ChicagoDessertFest.com for more info! http://chicagodessertfest.weebly.com/ m4s0n501

29th Annual Berghoff Oktoberfest: September 10-12

Join us for the 29th Annual Berghoff Oktoberfest, September 10 – 12, 2014 (Wednesday – Friday). Be part of Chicago’s largest, longest-running Oktoberfest celebration with free daily admission from 11:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m., at the John C. Kluczynski Federal Plaza. The opening ceremony on Wednesday, September 10, begins at 11:00 a.m., including a traditional […]

Oktoberfest Chicago: September 26-28

Friday: 5 pm to 10 pm; Saturday: 11 am to 10 pm; Sunday: 11 am to 7 pm Location: Southport & Lincoln Ave | Chicago Beneficiary: St. Alphonsus Roman Catholic Church Bring on autumn and pull out the lederhosen! One of Chicagos most popular celebrations of fall and all things Bavarian — Oktoberfest Chicago at […]

Book: Food Lovers’ Guide to Chicago: Best Local Specialties, Markets, Recipes, Restaurants & Events

The ultimate guide to Chicago’s food scene provides the inside scoop on the best places to find, enjoy, and celebrate local culinary offerings. Written for residents and visitors alike to find producers and purveyors of tasty local specialties, as well as a rich array of other, indispensable food-related information including: food festivals and culinary events; […]

Book: The Best Recipes From America’s Food Festivals

Americans love to celebrate and share their unique and delicious regional culinary specialties- from Maine lobsters to Gilroy garlic to Texas barbeque to Idaho mashed potatoes. Now, award- winning chef and food journalist James Fraioli has culled the best recipes from the finest food festivals across the United States to delight and inspire cooks everywhere […]

Chicago Food Truck Social : August 23 – 25

Chicago Food Social will bring together food aficionados in an affordable, accessible, and entertaining manner.  The best local food trucks plus chef driven restaurant vendors, chef demonstrations, live music by Empty Bottle Presents and more! So far this year Chef Carlos Gaytan from Mexique and Chef Stephen Dunne from Volo Restaurant & Wine Bar are confirmed […]

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