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Big Jones Thanksgiving! Big Jones Thanksgiving!

On November 26th, Big Jones will be having A Celebration of Thanksgiving dinner which will be served at 11:30 a.m., 2 p.m., 4:30 p.m., and 7 p.m.Dinner includes deep-fried turkey with giblets gravy [...]

Nov 7th 2015
Chicago Book Expo Nov 21st! Chicago Book Expo Nov 21st!

Buy local and read local at Columbia College on Saturday, November 21, 2015.The Chicago Book Expo is a free celebration of Chicago's literary community, featuring dozens of local authors speaking at [...]

Nov 7th 2015
Christkindlmarket Starting Nov 20th Christkindlmarket Starting Nov 20th

November 20th-December 24th 2015Mayor Richard M. Daley, Christkindlmarket Chicago moved to Daley Plaza in 1997 and has become a staple event on the plaza ever since. Together with the support of the [...]

Nov 7th 2015

HALLOWEEN ON HALSTED PARADEThursday, October 31 @ Halsted from Belmont to AddisonThis is truly one of the most unique Halloween parades in the world. This year’s theme is the Twisted Circus. The on [...]

Oct 15th 2015
Wine Riot October 16th-17th 2015 Wine Riot October 16th-17th 2015

Wine tasting? It does not get any better than Wine Riot. Travel to Portugal, Italy, France, Spain and more! Learn about the crash courses like Wine 101, enter the Wine booths, and get in the Bubbly ba [...]

Oct 1st 2015
The Brazilian Blue Man The Brazilian Blue Man

Vinicius, "Vinni", Eduardo Masteguim from Leme, São Paulo, Brazil has been playing around the world with The Blue Man Group for the past 2 years. He first heard about the auditions in Brazil on TV and [...]

Jul 4th 2015
Brazil Independence Day Brazil Independence Day

In 1808, French troops commanded by Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte invaded Portugal as a retaliation for the Iberian country's refusal to participate in the trade embargo against the United Kingdom. Fleei [...]

Sep 7th 2013
Samba is In Chicago Samba is In Chicago

Since 1996, Shirley Vieira from Rio de Janeiro has been gracing Illinois with her samba performances. But it wasn’t until Shirley moved to Chicago in 1986 that she discovered her love for samba and f [...]

Aug 16th 2013


Rio Olympics 2016 Rio Olympics 2016

10,500 Athletes from 205 countries will be in Rio August 5-16th, 2016. We are talking 42 Sports in the competition. 34 competition venues spread across the city area of Rio; Barra, Deodoro, Maracanã, [...]

Jan 16th 2015
Brazil Holidays Brazil Holidays

New Year's Day (December 31 - January 1) Ano Novo (Portuguese) known as Reveillon is celebrated in the entire county. The Tradition is wearing white to bring in peace and prosperity. In with the new [...]

Jan 16th 2015
Carnaval in Salvador Carnaval in Salvador

2 million people participate on Salvador’s Carnaval every year. And it just Keeps getting Bigger. For more than 16 hours a day and for six consecutive days dozens of Bands make a parade along the st [...]

May 10th 2014