Art Dans La Rue
Street fair honoring the art and cuisine of perhaps the most evolved food culture on the planet.
Taste of Andersonville Dinner Crawl
In conjunction with their farmers’ market, and benefitting Care for Real, the local food pantry, about twenty restaurants serve food and drink that a few hundred Andersonvillagers can walk (or crawl) to taste and sip.
Gather to see who can eat the most meatballs and cannoli.
Marriage from Heaven
(Arun’s Thai Restaurant)
James Beard award-winning chef Arun Sampanthavivat does his best to prove that perhaps wine, not beer, is the very best booze to pair with Thai food. ($150)
Taste of Greektown
If you’re not a resident of Greektown, you probably go there mainly for the food, celebrated in abundance at this street fair.
Author: David Hammond
Dining and Drinking Editor for Newcity, David also writes a weekly food column for Wednesday Journal in Oak Park and is a frequent contributor of food/drink and travel pieces to the Chicago Tribune, Plate Magazine and other publications. David has also contributed chapters to several books, including “Street Food Around the World,” “Street Food,” and “The Chicago Food Encyclopedia.” Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org