Wine on the Fox
Independent, local winemakers provide the sips, and local musicians provide the tunes, for this sixteenth annual get-together-to-drink-together on the Fox River.
Have a good breakfast, then spend the rest of the day shoving chocolate down your piehole at this family-friendly event featuring street vendors and live music.
National Restaurant Association Show
This is the big show for anyone in the food and drink industry, with vendors showing off the latest technology and providing a taste of innovative new foods; if you’re in the biz (or want to be), then you want to be here.
It’s the time of year for rhubarb… and the 32nd annual Rhubarb Festival features live entertainment, a classic car display and… a pie-eating contest.
Mole de Mayo
Local chefs go mole-a-mole to determine who makes the most delicious version of the classic Mexican sauce, plus two stages of live entertainment and, of course, there will be lucha libre.
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: email@example.com