Weekend Recommender: May 10–13
May 10, 2012 | by —Elle Eichinger
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Furniture and décor store invites San Francisco winemaker for a can't-miss tasting event.
Cameron Hughes at Room & Board
Thursday, May 10, 6–8 PM
San Francisco winemaker Cameron Hughes brings all of the five wine brands under his eponymous label to Room & Board for a tasting event. Sip samples of The Lot Series, The Flying Winemaker, Hughes Wellman, Frunza, and Zin Your Face and meet their maker at the free event. RSVP at roomandboard.com/cameronchicago. 55 E. Ohio St., 312-222-0970
Art of the Steal
Thursday, May 10, 6–9 PM
Discover Zhou B Art Center as you’ve never seen it before with Art of the Steal—attendees will attempt to solve the (staged) mystery of missing artwork. Enjoy light bites from Cork Catering and pairings from Stone Brewery while you network and explore the art center. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 773-523-0200. 1029 W. 35th St.
Decades Pop-Up Shop
Saturday, May 12, 10 AM-7 PM; Sunday, May 13, 12-6 PM
Decades, the Los Angeles-based luxury consignment shop, pops-up in Chicago once again, this time bringing its new shoe collaboration between the brand and Modern Vintage. The line features four styles, each inspired by a different decade. Springtime dresses and a special collection of Marni and Prada will also be highlights of the sale. Space 519, 900 N. Michigan Ave., 312-751-1519
Motherhood, The Musical
Sunday, May 13, 2 & 5:30 PM
Celebrate Mother’s Day with a show honoring, as its tagline goes, “the good, the bad, and the laundry,” and all else that motherhood encompasses. Motherhood, The Musical opened in Chicago in late March and follows four women as they celebrate a baby shower and share the hardships and pleasures of being a mother. Tickets start at $48. Royal George Theatre, 1641 N. Halsted St., 800-982-2787
The official Parade of Boats viewing party for the 106th Chicago Yacht Club Race to Mackinac.