The group is reexamining food distribution through a racial equity lens while fighting for long-term systemic change.
A new Zoom opera honors the health-care workers fighting COVID, country cat Lawrence Peters leads a workshop for aspiring record collectors, and more.
Reunion Chicago, Slo ’Mo, and Open Television throw a three-night virtual Pride party, Brent Gutzeit of TV Pow assembles a massive compilation to benefit the fight for racial justice, and more.
Streaming your favorite artists’ music is the least helpful way to support them. But they can’t abandon those platforms, because we won’t.
Wyatt Waddell drops a single to rally the fighters for Black lives, Nnamdï gives away more than $10,000 in “Bandcamp day” revenue, and more.
Original Rap Karaoke makes a comeback at Township, Berlin hosts Big Dipper’s LaCroix Boi: The Party, and more.
Chicago Jazz Festival and other happenings from August 29-September1.
Pride Parade, a sausage fest, a vegan fest, and eight more cool things to do in Chicago this weekend.
Waffle Fest 6, Gilmore Guys, and more happenings from March 4-6.
One of Glamour‘s 50 Women of the Year, Chicagoan Kasonja Holley spends her lunch break hand-delivering sandwiches to people who need a meal.
The bike race/food drive showcases the generous side of the bike-messenger subculture
Austria Uncorked, Hoops for Hunger, a truffle-making party, and more.
One in six Cook County residents is “food insecure.”
When neighborhood politics threatened to derail the Logan Square Farmers’ Market earlier this month, more than 100 people showed up at City Hall in protest. The issues at stake—which involved allegations of improper activity on one side and abuses of aldermanic power on the other— were, frankly, murky. But as the worry and outrage spread […]
An ancient beer tasting, a chili cook-off, a paella party, and more.