Ribbon cutting ceremony for the new Trader Joe’s is at 7:45 a.m. Friday, September 9. Probably the most anticipated business opening in the South Loop will finally be a reality. Second Ward Alderman, Bob Fioretti will be on hand for the ribbon-cutting, along with other South Loop community leaders.
Karaoke and Jazz
Donna’s Café will have karaoke at 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. On Friday, Donna’s continues with jazz at 6 p.m – 9 p.m.
The annual Festival on Prairie Ave. is this Saturday from noon – 6 p.m. The family-friendly event is on Prairie and 18th St. There is a $5 donation.
Friday Fish Fry
It’s all-you-can-eat Friday Fish Fry at Weather Mark Tavern this Friday and every Friday. For $9.95 you get fish, fries, and red cabbage coleslaw. And don’t forget the homemade tartar sauce!
The Prairie Avenue Gallery is showing a new exhibit of mixed-media art this Friday from 6 p.m. – 10 p.m. Complimentary wine and cheese will be served.