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Visit Art on theMART Left Bank Residents

The largest permanent digital art project in the world is in the backyard of our Left Bank community.  Projecting contemporary artwork across the 2.5-acre river-façade of the MART: Art on theMART.  The latest step forward for Chicago’s iconic visionary trajectory of public art. Introduced in September 2018, its launch event attracted over 32,000 people. Since…

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Find Your Niche Close to Left Bank at Sofar Sounds

Are you up for a surprising evening of music? Sofar Sounds have developed a 2 to 3-performer set of incredible talent from all musical genres at a secret location near Left Bank for this Wednesday, January 25th.   This event transforms common spaces into captivating, private venues for intimate, live music performances. While this event…

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Sip on Craft Spirits at the Whiskey Festival on November 5th

Crackling firepits and chic, massive heat lamps keep the  I|O Godfrey’s rooftop cozy and comfortable year-round, despite its indoor-outdoor setup. So it’s the perfect space for the annual Whiskey Festival, held every November. It’s coming up again this year on Saturday, November 5th from 2 to 5 p.m. So grab your coziest sweater and jacket and…

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Enjoy All Kinds of Art at the KVL Flower Ball on November 5th

The KVL Flower Ball promises to be an immersive performance art event culminating in a spectacular fashion show. But before it can begin, the minimalist space at CineCity Chicago Studios (usually a place for movie sets and photo shoots) has to be transformed into a lavish indoor garden. Hundreds of fresh flowers flood the space with their…

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It’s more than eating turkey, watching football, and taking naps!

Thanksgiving is a national United States holiday that takes place every third Thursday of November, this year on November 24th. The first Thanksgiving dates back to 1621, when the Plymouth colonists and the Wampanoag shared an autumn feast. Then, for more than two centuries, Thanksgiving was celebrated on different days by the US colonies and states. It…

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DIY Halloween Decor

Let’s cut to the chase, Halloween is peaking its head around the corner. Well, it’s a headless horseman head! With that, there is nothing more exciting than decorating for Halloween. Here are some DIY decorations you can make to get in the spooky spirit!  Delightful Devilish Handsoap- Buy some hand soap from the Dollar Store, and fill…

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