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Where to Find Divvy’s Free Valet Service at Festivals and Events This Summer

Broadway & Waveland Ave

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Wilton Ave & Belmont Ave

Streeter Drive & Illinois St (Navy Pier)

Lake Shore Drive & North Ave

Sheffield Ave & Addison St

Clark St & Winnemac Ave

Wells St & Elm St

California Ave & Division St

Green St & Randolph St

Wentworth Ave & Archer Ave

Wood St & Milwaukee Ave

LaSalle St & Adams St

Orleans St & Merchandise Mart

Franklin St & Monroe St

St Clair St & Erie St

Rush St & Hubbard St

Canal St & Madison St (Ogilvie Transportation Center)

Canal St & Adams St (Union Station)

Clark St & Armitage Ave

    Where to Find Divvy's Free Valet Service at Festivals and Events This Summer
    Divvy has extended its free "valet service" to city festivals and events for the summer. With Divvy's valet, attendants will be on site to ensure riders have a guaranteed dock available when they come to drop off their bikes.
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Music, movies, food & more await at Chicago-area summer festivals

Northalsted Market Days, Aug. 13-14, 3600 N. Halsted; visit northalsted.com

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Chicago Mayfest, May 20-22, 3100 N. Ashland; visit starevents.com

Chicago Underground Film Festival, June 1-5, Logan Theatre, 2646 N. Milwaukee; visit cuff.org

Taste of Little Village — Flavors of Mexico, June 3-5, 26th and Sacramento; visit chicagoevents.com

Do Division Street Fest & Sidewalk Sale, June 3-5, 2000 W. Division; visit do-divisionstreetfest.com

America’s Cup, June 10-12, Navy Pier, 600 W. Grand; visit acws-chicago.americascup.com

Chicago Women’s Funny Festival, June 16-19, Stage773, 1225 W. Belmont; visit stage773.com

Taste of Randolph, June 17-19, 900 W. Randolph; visit tasterandolph.com

Chicago Pride Fest, June 18-19, 3200 N. Halsted; Chicago Pride Parade is June 26; visit northalsted.com

6 Corners BBQ Fest, June 18-19, 4000 N. Milwaukee; visit chicagoevents.com

Old St. Pat’s World’s Largest Block Party, June 25, UIC Pavilion Parking Lot, 1145 S. Morgan; visit worldslargestblockparty.com

Windy City Ribfest Uptown, July 1-3, 4700 N. Broadway; visit chicagoevents.com

African/Caribbean International Festival of Life, July 1-4, Union Park, 1501 W. Randolph; visit cityofchicago.org

Fireworks at Navy Pier, July 2, 600 E. Grand; visit navypier.com

Chicago Irish American Heritage Festival, July 8-10, Irish American Heritage Center, 4626 N. Knox; visit irish-american.org

Roscoe Village Burger Fest, July 9-10, Belmont and Damen; visit chicagoevents.com

Ben Fest, July 15-17, St. Benedict Parish, 2215 W. Irving Park; visit parish.stbenedict.com/benfest-1

Sheffield Music Festival & Garden Walk, July 23-24, 2200 N. Sheffield; visit sheffieldgardenwalk.com

Wicker Park Fest, July 23-24, Milwaukee Ave. (between North and Paulina); visit wickerparkfest.com

Fiesta del Sol, July 28-31, 1000 W. Cermak; visit fiestadelsol.org

Jeff Fest Arts & Music Festival, July 29-31, (Milwaukee and Higgins); visit chicagoevents.com

Black Harvest Film Festival, Aug. 5- Sept, 1, Gene Siskel Film Center, 164 N. State; visit siskelfilmcenter.org/festivals

Chicago Hot Dog Fest, Aug. 5-7, Chicago History Museum, Clark Street and La Salle; visit chicagohotdogfest.com

Wrigleyville Summerfest, Aug. 6-7, (one block North of Belmont, on Seminary at School St.); visit starevents.com

Taste of Lincoln Avenue, Aug. 6-7, 5900 N. Broadway; visit tasteoflincolnchicago.com

Retro on Roscoe, Aug. 12-14, 2248 W. Belmont; visit starevents.com

Reggae Fest Chicago, Aug.13, Addams Medill Park, 1301 W. 14th St.; headliners include Toots & the Maytals, Lee “Scratch” Perry, Hepcat and more; visit reggaefestchicago.com

Chicago Festa Italiana, Aug. 18-21, Taylor at Ashland; visit starevents.com

Chicago Dancing Festival, Aug. 23-27, Harris Theater for Music and Dance (205 E. Randolph), Museum of Contemporary Art (220 E. Chicago), Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University (50 E. Congress) and the Jay Pritzker Pavilion at Millennium Park (201 E. Randolph); visit chicagodancingfestival.com

Chicago Dancing Festival, Aug. 23-27, Harris Theater for Music and Dance (205 E. Randolph), Museum of Contemporary Art (220 E. Chicago), Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University (50 E. Congress) and the Jay Pritzker Pavilion at Millennium Park (201 E. Randolph); visit chicagodancingfestival.com

Chicago Dancing Festival, Aug. 23-27, Harris Theater for Music and Dance (205 E. Randolph), Museum of Contemporary Art (220 E. Chicago), Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University (50 E. Congress) and the Jay Pritzker Pavilion at Millennium Park (201 E. Randolph); visit chicagodancingfestival.com

Taste of Greektown, Aug. 27-28, 400 S. Halsted; visit tasteofgreektown.com

Bucktown Arts Fest, Aug. 27-28, 2200 N. Oakley; visit bucktownartsfest.com

Chicago Jazz Festival, Sept. 1-4, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington and Millennium Park; headliners include Orbert Davis, The Bad Plus, John Scofield and more; visit chicagojazzfestival.us

African Festival of the Arts, Sept. 2-5, Washington Park, 5100 S. Cottage Grove; visit aihusa.org

Festival de La Villita, Sept. 11-13, 26th and Kostner; visit cityofchicago.org

Riot Fest, Sept. 16-18, Douglas Park, 1401 S. Sacramento; visit riotfest.org

    Music, movies, food & more await at Chicago-area summer festivals
    Summer in the city means it's time to get out there and have a whole lotta fun. So whether it's music or movies or food or arts and crafts that you crave - or all of the aforementioned and more - here's a look at some of what's on tap for the Chicago area in the coming months: MAY Long Grove Chocolate Fest, May 20-22, Route 83 and Old Route 53, Long Grove; visit visitlonggrove.com Chicago Mayfest, May 20-22, 3100 N.
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A video toothbrush, a new game for classrooms and more

...and sixth Chicago locations—at 535 N. Michigan Ave., just off the Magnificent Mile, and 3300 N. Broadway in Lakeview. … Vienna Beef is opening a Factory Store on Memorial Day weekend at 3847...

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...ve spotted: Stan's Donuts & Coffee has opened its fifth and sixth Chicago locations—at 535 N. Michigan Ave., just off the Magnificent Mile, and 3300 N. Broadway in Lakeview. … Vienna Beef is opening...

...Broadway in Lakeview. … Vienna Beef is opening a Factory Store on Memorial Day weekend at 3847 S. Morgan St. in Bridgeport—across the street from the company's new manufacturing and distribution facility, DNAinfo...

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Enjoy the best of Lakeview at the new Halsted Flats apartments

Halsted Flats, 3740 N Halsted, is the first new rental high-rise to be built in Lakeview in nearly 30...

    Enjoy the best of Lakeview at the new Halsted Flats apartments
    Halsted Flats, 3740 N Halsted, is the first new rental high-rise to be built in Lakeview in nearly 30 years. It has a full suite of amenities, including a sprawling landscaped deck with an outdoor pool, whirlpool, gas grills and multiple seating areas. Inside is a fully-equipped fitness center, a commercial-grade demonstration kitchen and a resident lounge.
    http://yochicago.com

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What You Need To Know About the Chicago Dining Scene This Week

Time to eat doughnuts. Los Angeles–imported Stan’s Donuts simultaneously opened two new locations on the Magnificent Mile (535 N. Michigan Ave., 312-955-3100) and in Lake View (3300 N. Broadway, 773-883-4764), bringing the chain’s Chicago total to six.

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Time to eat doughnuts. Los Angeles–imported Stan’s Donuts simultaneously opened two new locations on the Magnificent Mile (535 N. Michigan Ave., 312-955-3100) and in Lake View (3300 N. Broadway, 773-883-4764), bringing the chain’s Chicago total to six.

Attention Detroit-style square pizza lovers: Beloved Michigan franchise Jet’s Pizza (1811 W. North Ave., Wicker Park, 773-904-8283) added a fourth Chicago location in Wicker Park. Pub-crawlers...

Unofficial Doughnut Week continues with Evanston getting DB3 Donuts (1704 Central St., Evanston, 847-905-0669) a small-batch artisanal doughnut shop from the team behind Ten Mile House. Grab coffee and doughnut samples on May 28 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., during the grand opening.

Unsettling news for fans of Analogue (2523 N. Milwaukee Ave., Logan Square, 773-904-8567), on both the food and drink fronts. Founders Robbie Haynes...

Go on a beer run without leaving your couch thanks to Piece (1927 W. North Ave., Wicker Park, 773-772-4422), which, starting Friday, will be able to deliver growlers of its beer for $22.

Congrats to Sarah Grueneberg’s pasta temple, Monteverde (1020 W. Madison St., West Loop, 312-888-3041), as it just earned a spot on GQ’s list of the country’s 12 best new restaurants.

    What You Need To Know About the Chicago Dining Scene This Week
    Time to eat doughnuts. Los Angeles-imported Stan's Donuts simultaneously opened two new locations on the Magnificent Mile (535 N. Michigan Ave., 312-955-3100) and in Lake View (3300 N. Broadway, 773-883-4764), bringing the chain's Chicago total to six. Attention Detroit-style square pizza lovers: Beloved Michigan franchise Jet's Pizza (1811 W.
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'Saved By The Bell' Schedule, Dark Matter's 3rd Cafe, Nando's Streeterville, More Intel

...shuttered in Lakeview. After losing its business license, the city shut down Waffles Cafe at 3611 N. Broadway St., reported DNAinfo. It appears a Streeterville location at 203 E. Ohio St. is still open...

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—Dark Matter Coffee is quietly expanding with plans to open its third coffee shop. Work continues on a shop at the corner of Jackson and Jefferson at the corner of 601 W. Jackson Blvd. Dark Matter brass didn't provide comment. The operate both Osmium Coffee Bar and Star Lounge.

—Dark Matter Coffee is quietly expanding with plans to open its third coffee shop. Work continues on a shop at the corner of Jackson and Jefferson at the corner of 601 W. Jackson Blvd. Dark Matter brass didn't provide comment. The operate both Osmium Coffee Bar and Star Lounge.

—Looks like Nando's Peri-Peri is opening a Streeterville location. The South African chicken chain has applied for a liquor license with the city for the address at 227 E. Ontario St.

...Waffles Cafe at 3611 N. Broadway St., reported DNAinfo. It appears a Streeterville location at 203 E. Ohio St. is still open...

    'Saved By The Bell' Schedule, Dark Matter's 3rd Cafe, Nando's Streeterville, More Intel
    Dark Matter Coffee is quietly expanding with plans to open its third coffee shop. Work continues on a shop at the corner of Jackson and Jefferson at the corner of 601 W. Jackson Blvd. Dark Matter brass didn't provide comment. The operate both Osmium Coffee Bar and Star Lounge.
    http://chicago.eater.com

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8 New Chicago Restaurant Openings To Get The Weekend Started

LAKEVIEW & MAG MILE— Stan's Donuts & Coffee has two new locations, giving the chain six. They're also doing their traditional giveaway at 6 a.m. on opening day for the first 100 customers. Status: Opening Saturday, 535 N. Michigan Ave. and 3300 N. Broadway St.

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THE LOOP— The Protein Bar spinoff, Thrive360 Eatery, opened its first location. The chain hopes the new restaurants will expand its customer base, not solely relying on the health conscious. They will continue to serve Protein Bar's blended drinks. Status: Certified open, 37 S. LaSalle St.

ANDERSONVILLE— The Goddess and The Grocer's new Andersonville spot will feature a cocktail program, the first for the mini-chain. Debra Sharpe's restaurant will feature salads, sandwiches and sweet treats. There's also a patio. Status: Opening on Saturday, 5318 N. Clark St.

LAKEVIEW & MAG MILE— Stan's Donuts & Coffee has two new locations, giving the chain six. They're also doing their traditional giveaway at 6 a.m. on opening day for the first 100 customers. Status: Opening Saturday, 535 N. Michigan Ave. and 3300 N. Broadway St.

WICKER PARK— Detroit-style pizza is now in Wicker Park as Michigan chain Jet's Pizza has expanded, bringing with them brick cheese and square-cut pies. Now if only Buddy's Pizza could join them. Status: Certified open, 1811 W. North Ave.

PORTAGE PARK— So long E Wok Cafe, everyone will miss the "Star Wars" pun. But in its place Hands On Modern Thai & Sushi Kitchen has taken over. It's the second location for the owners who run a location in Dunning. Status: Certified open, 5056 W. Irving Park.

    8 New Chicago Restaurant Openings To Get The Weekend Started
    THE LOOP- The Protein Bar spinoff, Thrive360 Eatery, opened its first location. The chain hopes the new restaurants will expand its customer base, not solely relying on the health conscious. They will continue to serve Protein Bar's blended drinks. Status: Certified open, 37 S. LaSalle St.
    http://chicago.eater.com

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Gay veterans to be represented in four days of Memorial Day activities

...held at 2:00 p.m. The bus will leave from the Center on Halsted, 3656 N. Halsted at noon. Call Bernie Santarsiero at 312 320 1445 or email at bds@uic.edu...

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On Saturday, May 28 AVER will march in the City of Chicago's Memorial Day Parade. Line-up will be at 11 a.m. near Wacker & LaSalle, along the Chicago River. Look for the large AVER sign on our car.

    Gay veterans to be represented in four days of Memorial Day activities - Gay Lesbian Bi Trans News Archive - Windy City Times
    The Chicago Chapter of American Veterans for Equal Rights ( AVER ) will support events throughout the Memorial Day weekend. AVER is a non-profit, chapter-based association of active, reserve and veteran servicemembers dedicated to full and equal rights and treatment for all present and former members of the U.S. Armed Forces.
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SUMMER THEATER SPECIAL Summery theater treats in the city

The Plough and the Stars, Wayward Productions at Johnny O'Hagan's, 3374 N. Clark St. On the anniversary of the 1916 Irish Uprising, Sean O'Casey's diatribe on the folly of war fueled by misguided patriotism hits home all the harder. Through June 11; www.WaywardProductions.org .

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Once in a Lifetime, Strawdog Theatre Company, 3829 N. Broadway. Kaufman and Hart's comedy lampooning the early days of Hollywood provides the perfect vehicle for Strawdog's goodbye to the loft above Broadway. Through June 11; www.Strawdog.org .

The Importance of Being Earnest, Dead Writers Theatre Collective at the Athenaeum, 2936 N. Southport Ave. You knew the Dead Writers had to get around to this Victorian ( gay nineties? ) classic sometime, didn't you? July 1-31; www.DeadWriters.net .

Xanadu, American Theater Company, 1909 W. Byron St. It was a favorite of ATC's late director, but Electric Light Orchestra nostalgionados and Olivia Newton-John crushies can tuck away their hankies and float along on the falsetto harmonies. June 8-July 17; www.ATCWeb.org .

...Anthony Newley and Leslie Bricusse Songbook, Theo Ubique Cabaret Theater at the No Exit Cafe, 6970 N. Glenwood Ave. Whether you remember this prolific songwriting duo for "I've been Lumbered" or "The Candy...

The Book of Mormon, Broadway in Chicago at the PrivateBank Shubert Theatre, 18 W. Monroe St. Trey Parker and Matt Stone find a way to offend everybody in their runaway hit...

Lolita de Lares, Urban Theater Company at the Batay Urbano, 2620 W. Division St. Last produced in Chicago by Latino Chicago in 1995, Migdalia Cruz' dramatic pageant recounts the...

Death and Harry Houdini, House Theater of Chicago at the Chopin, 1543 W. Division St. We just can't get enough of Dennis Watkins defying death in the role of history's greatest magician. It runs through July 24; www.TheHouseTheatre.com .

The Good Person of Setzuan, Cor Theatre at A Red Orchid, 1531 N. Wells St. Tony Kushner's translation may incline toward prissiness, but Cor's reputation rests on sweaty...

Hauptmann, City Lit Theater at Edgewater Presbyterian, 1020 W. Bryn Mawr Ave. Allowing the man executed for one of the twentieth century's most cruel murders the chance to tell his side launched John Logan's playwrighting career in 1986. June 7-July 10; www.CityLit.org .

The Grapes of Wrath, Gift Theatre, 4802 N. Milwaukee Ave. An impoverished Great Plains family migrates to Northern California during hard times in a ramshackle car on a storefront stage barely bigger. June 16-Aug. 14; www.TheGiftTheatre.org .

The House of Bernarda Alba, Oracle Theatre, 3809 N. Broadway. Federico Garcia Lorca recounts a torrid tale of unhappy women and Oracle's intimate storefront puts their suffering right in our laps. June 4-July 23; www.PublicAccessTheatre.org .

    SUMMER THEATER SPECIAL Summery theater treats in the city - Gay Lesbian Bi Trans News Archive - Windy City Times
    Summer theater usually suggests Shakespeare-under-the-stars, song-and-dance spectacles in a barn or retro-cabaret on the patio. The city offers some of these citronella-circuit treats, but you can also find plenty of serious warm-weather thrills, too-and you don't need to wear bug repellent or sunscreen to the theater.
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Pro-LGBT groups hold 'Pride Prom'

The event—which kicked off the start of future collaborations between the two organizations—took place under a massive tent on Halsted and Newport streets, and featured live music by The Lakeside Pride Strayhorn Jazz Combo and DJ Moose along with light refreshments from Halsted-area restaurants.

    Pro-LGBT groups hold 'Pride Prom' - Gay Lesbian Bi Trans News Archive - Windy City Times
    On May 21, The Northalsted Business Alliance ( NBA ), in collaboration with The Legacy Project, presented "Pride Prom: A Chance to Rewrite History."The event-which kicked off the start of future collaborations between the two organizations-took place under a massive tent on Halsted and Newport streets, and featured live music by The Lakeside Pride Strayhorn Jazz Combo and DJ Moose along with light refreshments from Halsted-area restaurants.
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City Shuts Waffles Cafe In Lakeview, Was Home To Wonuts

Waffles Cafe, 3611 N. Broadway, lost its business license last week after a $15,000 debt to the city went unpaid, according to the Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection.

If Waffles is gone for good, it'll leave some coveted Lakeview real estate up for grabs at Addison and Broadway. Previous incarnations include Istanbul Restaurant and North Coast Cafe in the strip of shops just one street over from Boystown and a brief walk from Wrigley Field.

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A third location at 203 E. Ohio St. did not appear permanently shuttered as of Monday.

    City Shuts Waffles Cafe In Lakeview, Was Home To Wonuts
    LAKEVIEW - The city shut down Waffles Cafe in Lakeview Thursday, revoking its license five months after the eatery closed for renovations in late 2015. Waffles Cafe, 3611 N. Broadway, lost its business license last week after a $15,000 debt to the city went unpaid, according to the Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection.
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