Best weekend events in Chicago
Vintage Heaven Fair Skip the traipsing from one neighborhood to the next in search of amazing vintage pieces. Instead, dedicate a few hours this weekend to shopping the recurring vintage sale at Heaven Gallery, featuring a dozen local vendors. Proceeds benefit the art gallery. Heaven Gallery. Noon–6pm.
From Cuts to Cult: Chicago Meat Past and Present Literally learn how the sausage is made in the place Carl Sandburg once called the Hog Butcher for the World. Saveur magazine editor-at-large David McAninch and Chicago Detours director Amanda Scotese lead a group of only 20 to a Fulton Market meatpacking plant. This is no Upton Sinclair Jungle show—the tour starts and ends a Publican Quality Meats. Publican Quality Meats. 1:30pm–4:30pm. $125.