Long weekends. Beach weekends. Vampire weekends. No two weekends are ever the same. But you can rest assured your weekender bag can be—as long as you've got one of these stylish ones designed for the modern adventurer from Keep Pursuing. They're so great you can even use them during the week.
Things to do for February 21, 2018
Leave the Tricks to the Pros at Andersonville's New Magic Lounge
And Remind Yourself That Fried Chicken and Champagne Are the Perfect PairBy Sarah Freeman
The Limited-Edition Kitsuné Collection Will See You Now
Paris and Tokyo-inspired designer Kitsuné, meet the NBA. Limited-edition Kitsuné NBA collection, meet your eyes. Now that you're all acquainted, get to know each other better at the Kitsuné pop-up at Virgin Hotel Chicago. Limited edition t-shirts, jackets and pants: all yours.
An Award-Wining Raleigh Brewery Pops Up Right Here at Home
Another day, another brewery that's also a dim sum restaurant, flower shop and bookstore. Related: Raleigh, North Carolina's Brewery Bhavana is popping-up at Chicago’s Giant for one night, and it's bringing char siu bao, Cantonese barbecue pork steamed buns and farmhouse ales with it. Welcome, fair brewery. Welcome.
A Proper David Bowie Tribute
David Bowie's guitarist, David Bowie's pianist and David Bowie's producer are all assembling under one roof to celebrate the music icon's legacy. They, of course, will be playing all of his greatest hits, from Space Oddity to Blackstar. Arguably the most important part is that you're invited.
For Your Next Trick, Drinking in a Magic-Themed Lounge
Step inside the new home of all things magical in Chicago. Yes, it's the Chicago Magic Lounge, which has all the staged performances you would expect from such a place, plus a handsome "speakeasy" with velvet banquettes and Art Deco accents where you can watch your bartender do parlor tricks while you sip mezcal. Oh, magic.
You Need More Fried Chicken and Champagne in Your Life
Champagne and fried chicken. It's a perfect, yet somewhat neglected pairing. Show your appreciation for the art of eating buttermilk fried chicken, biscuits and coleslaw while sipping on bubbly every Sunday at Somerset. Or on any other day, really, just not there.
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