All Things Local: Local Authors, Local Topics, Local Businesses, Local Publisher
WHERE: Chicago Cultural Center, 1st Floor Publishers Gallery (Randolph Entrance)
WHEN: February 3, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Lake Claremont Press is partnering with the Publishing Industries Program of the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs to bring you this smashing celebration of all thing local releated to the release of our four newest guidebooks.
--Historic Bars of Chicago (Sean Parnell) --Carless in Chicago (Jason Rothstein) --Oldest Chicago (David Anthony Witter) --The Beat Cop's Guide to Chicago Eats (Sgt. David J. Haynes & Christopher Garlington)
Sample food and drink--including Schlitz beer honoring its proud Chicago tied-house heritage--compliments of some of the local businesses featured in our guidebooks.
Win raffle prizes donated by some of the local businesses featured in our latest releases, including the Willowbrook Ballroom, Hot Doug's, Twin Anchors, Miller's Pub, The Metro, Schubas, Flourish Bakery, and the Old Town Ale House.
Enjoy Chicago blues and roots music led by Scott Madden, who has performed at the Chicago Blues Festival and the Taste of Chicago.
Meet the authors and buy autographed copies of their books at great discounts.
Meet with representatives of local organizations that also support the mission of these books, including the Chicago Bar Project, Active Transportation Alliance, Preservation Chicago, and Local First Chicago, and learn what cool things they're up to.