Grilled artichokes with roasted red pepper and olive tapenade is one of the planty dishes at Doc B’s this week.
DO: Get Planty at Doc B’s Thursday, February 20, 5-10 p.m.
Sample an array of plant-based dishes at Doc B’s Fresh Kitchen this week during Get Planty, an event the resto is hosting in partnership with Citizen Stone boutique owner Alexis Cozzini—who recently started a plant-based diet herself—and One Part Plant’s Jessica Murnane. Delicious, nutritious dishes include grilled artichokes, rosemary lentil wild rice pilaf, summer rolls, and more. Visit getplanty.eventbrite.com for $40 tickets. 100 E. Walton St., 312-626-1300
The all-student MODA Board prepares for their annual spring fashion show.
SEE: MODA in Bloom Friday, February 21, 8 p.m.
This weekend, the University of Chicago’s student-run design organization, MODA, presents its annual spring fashion show at Union Station, showcasing looks from designers both established and up-and-coming. The floral-themed event includes hors d’oeuvres, drinks, live entertainment, and an afterparty. For tickets ($18-32), visit bit.ly/moda2014. 225 S. Canal St., 800-872-7245
Ring of Fire celebrates the music of American legend Johnny Cash.
SEE: Ring of Fire - The Music of Johnny Cash at Theatre at the Center February 20-March 30
The latest musical at Theatre at the Center is well worth the 30-minute drive from the city. Opening just before Johnny Cash’s February 26 birthday, Ring of Fire - The Music of Johnny Cash features favorite tunes like “I Walk the Line,” “A Boy Named Sue,” and, of course, “Ring of Fire.” Call the box office at 219-836-3255 for $40-$44 tickets. 1040 Ridge Rd., Munster, IN