michiganavemag.com - Main Channel http://michiganavemag.com/ 8 Ways to Celebrate Valentine's Day in River North http://michiganavemag.com/culture-post/23547/8-Ways-to-Celebrate-Valentines-Day-in-River-North Home to some of the city’s best restaurants, hotels, and shops, the downtown ‘hood gives you every reason to stay put for a love-infused weekend. Hotel: Trump International Hotel &… 2016-02-05 09:47:07 Chefs' Playground http://michiganavemag.com/culture-post/23548/Chefs-Playground Some of the city’s most sought-after chefs and mixologists will gather at Terzo Piano for the 4th annual Chefs’ Playground, an intimate and unique gala experience. Chef/Partner Ton… 2016-02-05 10:38:14 2016 Bear Tie Ball http://michiganavemag.com/culture-post/23549/2016-Bear-Tie-Ball Bear Necessities Pediatric Cancer Foundation will host the 23rd Annual Bear Tie Ball, Mission: Possible at The Geraghty. Join co-chairs Frances Renk and Paul Iacono and Mistress of Ceremonies… 2016-02-05 10:51:34 A Night with The Whitney Reynolds Show Gala http://michiganavemag.com/culture-post/23550/A-Night-with-The-Whitney-Reynolds-Show-Gala Join this awareness benefit for the Leukemia Lymphoma Society and The Whitney Reynolds Show. 7-11 p.m. $55. Germania Place, 108 W Germania Place; accessorymercado.com 2016-02-05 10:54:01 3rd Annual “A Stars and Crescent Evening” benefiting St. Jude Children's Research Hospital http://michiganavemag.com/culture-post/23551/3rd-Annual-A-Stars-and-Crescent-Evening-benefiting-St-Jude-Childrens-Research-Hospital The 3rd annual “A Stars and Crescent Evening” is taking place at a new location this year, on the 99th Floor of the Willis Tower. The evening will feature dishes, dessert, and cock… 2016-02-05 10:57:09 6 Heart-Adorned Pieces to Wear on Valentine's Day That Are Anything But Cheesy http://michiganavemag.com/culture-post/23546/6-Heart-Adorned-Pieces-to-Wear-on-Valentines-Day-That-Are-Anything-But-Cheesy Hearts go from cheesy to haute on these six flirty finds. Doracora Patent Heart Pumps, Christian Louboutin ($795). Neiman Marcus, 737 N. Michigan Ave., 312-642-5900 Iconic red soles lend an… 2016-02-04 08:22:33 The Bristol's Brand New Menu; A Can't-Miss Chocolate & Wine Event at The Boarding House http://michiganavemag.com/culture-post/23545/The-Bristols-Brand-New-Menu-A-Cant-Miss-Chocolate-Wine-Event-at-The-Boarding-House Which Chicago restaurants have launched new menus, and how is Frontier observing Lent? That and more in this week’s dining news.... One of The Bristol's new menu items. The Bristol Ful… 2016-02-05 09:48:20 St. Lucia's Jean-Philip Grobler Opines on New Album 'Matter' & Why He Loves Chicago Tour Stops http://michiganavemag.com/culture-post/23544/St-Lucias-Jean-Philip-Grobler-Opines-on-New-Album-Matter-Why-He-Loves-Chicago-Tour-Stops By now a more-than-familiar face on the Chicago concert scene—having headlined Oyster Fest 2015 and played Lollapalooza 2013—Jean-Philip Grobler returns with his acclaimed pop proj… 2016-02-02 14:29:50 8 Very Chicago Ways to Spend Your Valentine's Day http://michiganavemag.com/culture-post/23534/8-Very-Chicago-Ways-to-Spend-Your-Valentines-Day Until a local hero someone patents the hybridized, deep-dish pizza-and-chocolate fondue set, there’ll be no ‘right’ way to celebrate a Chicago Valentine’s Day. While we… 2016-02-05 09:47:39 Silver Skates http://michiganavemag.com/culture-post/23535/Silver-Skates Philanthropist and entrepreneur Marco Foster is hosting the Silver Skate event benefiting A Silver Lining Foundation at the Peninsula Hotel. This foundation ensures that no matter your socioec… 2016-02-01 14:44:48