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Free Entree for Anyone Named Dave

Sunday (8/30) is Dave’s Day at the Famous Dave’s barbecue chain, which means a free entree worth up to $15 for anyone named Dave, David, or Davy. (If that’s your middle name, your entree is half-price.) Dave’s has participating outlets in Naperville (1126 E. Ogden), North Riverside (7201 W. 25th), and Addison (1631 W. Lake). […]

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Jamba Juice giveaways around the Loop

Smoothie chain Jamba Juice is currently expanding into the solid food market. To celebrate, today they’re giving away 500 free lunches outside three Loop locations: 166 N. State, 190 W. Madison, and 209 W. Jackson. Employees will be passing out sandwiches, salads, and wraps on a first-come, first-served basis, starting around noon.

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Free amateur golf clinics

On Saturday and Sunday from 1 to 4 PM at the Diversey Driving Range (141 W. Diversey), Get a Grip Chicago will host free “PGA Pro Golf Clinics” for amateurs. That’s amateurs, not beginners—participants should be aiming for scores of 80, 90, or 100. For details about topics covered, click here. To RSVP, click here.

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Free Platino cocktails at the Terrace

Tomorrow the Terrace at the Conrad (521 N. Rush), a fifth-floor outdoor lounge and restaurant, hosts “Live Dangerously Well,” with complimentary cocktails made with Jose Cuervo’s premium silver Platino tequila and hors d’oeuvres. The event lasts from 6 to 8 PM; you’ll need to RSVP at livingnotoriouslywell@gmail.com.

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Puerto Rican Short Film Program

There will be an outdoor screening of short films by Puerto Rican directors Javier Colón and Andrés Ramírez at 8 PM Saturday at the Humboldt Park Stables (3015 W. Division), part of the 2009 Puerto Rican Film Series. Parking, admission, and popcorn are all free; attendees are encouraged to bring blankets, lawn chairs, and picnic […]

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Chicago Air & Water Show

The 51st annual Chicago Air & Water Show hits downtown (we hope figuratively) on Saturday and Sunday from 10 AM to 4 PM. Reduced to two days from last year’s three, the annual spectacle/military recruitment stunt features everything from bi-planes to Thunderbirds. Unlike G.I. Joe, it’s completely free. The action takes place over Lake Michigan […]