A new fall event is on the way! Taste of Boystown Restaurant Tour is a delicious evening of menu sampling, beverage tasting & local music – Tues Sept 24.
Visit 10 eateries to sample Boystown’s best dining experiences & 7 other venues to try an array of craft brews, cider, sparkling wines, small batch spirits & even Malort!
Taste of Boystown: Restaurant Tour
(includes a $5 donation benefiting Lakeview Pantry)
Participating Eateries & Tasting Menu*
pretzel crusted tofu sliders + german sauerkraut & house mustard on kaiser rolls, potato flautas enchiladas + salsa verde, grilled pineapple pico de galloDrew’s on Halsted
crab cake balls + chipotle mayo, butternut squash ravioli, bacon wrapped datesD.S. Tequila Company
bourbon chicken tacos + onion strings + jalapeno ranch & scallionsElevate Coffee – authentic greek spinach feta spanakopitaFajita Factory – smoked chicken empanadas + black bean corn salsa + cheese mix & jalapenos
FFC Boystown – protein shakes & smoothies
Forever Yogurt – small frozen yogurt with any topping
Kit Kat Lounge and Supper Club
tempura shrimp + sriracha mayo & sweet chili dipping sauce, chicken satay + thai peanut sauce
Lark – wood fired neopolitan pizza
r-rods fried queso blanco + wasakaka pepper sauce, mini r-burgers + bacon, lettuce, tomato, sunchoke pickle relish & cheddar mayo
grilled persian cucumbers + green goddess dressing, duck liver mousse + crushed roasted peanuts, pickled blueberries, fresh oregano, toasted baguette
brut dry & michigan harvest semi dry cidersMen’s Room Chicago | Metropolitan BrewingEgoist Underwear | Journeyman Distillery
last feather rye, featherbone bourbon, corsets whips and whiskey, ocg apple cider liqueurDouble Trip Press | Dryhop Brewers
shark meets hipster wheat ipaCrossTown Fitness | CH Distillery
ch mule, vodka, london dry gin, bourbon & jeppson’s malört
Cram Fashion | Burke Beverage
pol clement brut & brut rose, bulgariana sauvignon blanc
*details subject to change
Buy tickets at http://buytickets.at/northalsted/296613
Ralphi Rosario Street Sign Dedication
September 14 – The City of Chicago is honoring Ralphi Rosario for his impact on music since beginning his career in 1981! We hope you can join us for the installation and dedication of his street sign at Halsted and Cornelia Saturday 9/14. And be sure to congratulate Ralphi on this awesome honor!
Festivities begin at 3 pm with music by Ron Geronimo highlighting Ralphi Rosario’s career, followed by the dedication on Halsted Street at 4 pm and a champagne toast and celebration inside Hydrate Nightclub immediately afterwards.
The Haunted Halsted HALLOWEEK & PARADE is October 26-31. Six days of Hallowonderful events starting with the Lakeview Halloween Pup Crawl, zombie brunch & bar crawl, trick or treat, costume contests & the 23rd Annual Haunted Halsted Halloween Parade & Frock Fest Awards & After Party. Thousands of dollars in prizes! Get working on your costume. Check out last year’s VIDEO recap for costume ideas!
September 11 – Curb Your Enthusiasm, A Pretty, Pretty, Pretty Good Trivia Night. Questions on show plot, backstory, characters, actors, and more! $300 in total cash & prizes.
September 29 – Cell Block has pledged to raise $10,000 for Center on Halsted’s 2019 AIDS Run & Walk team. Join us for a night of fundraisin’, eatin’, and a Rays of Light, Madonna party. Y’all can win mighty fine prizes by playing our raffles, games, and trivia.
The proceeds from your donations at the door, entertainers’ tips, and raffles will all fill up our AIDS Run donation pot.
Customer Service-Sales Position
You local Boystown Allstate agency is hiring! Applicant must have good customer service skills with some office experience. Part-time to full-time. Send resumes to [email protected]
Parking Space Available
A non-covered parking space for rent behind 3322 N. Halsted St, semi or annual basis only.
Fit Life Project – Intro to Music
We’d like to welcome you to Fit-Life-Project’s Introduction to Music course. This course will be offered to Kids K-8 on Saturday mornings beginning September 7th, at Gill Park in the Boystown/Lakeview neighborhood.
In this low cost (just $10 per class), 13 week course, your kids will learn about the essential building blocks of music, beginning with time, rhythm, and music reading, and challenging them further in the areas of voice, piano, and recorder. This class will ignite your child’s love for music and expression, and will set the foundation future success.