A Magnificent Taste
Event Info: events.commonthreads.org/eventDetails.aspx
Sample bites from such renowned chefs Art Smith and Rick Bayless at this fund-raiser for Common Threads, a Chicago nonprofit that teaches children from low-income families about nutrition. The culinary event, also featuring Heather Terhune of Sable Kitchen & Bar, Ryan Poli of Tavernita and Rick Gresh of David Burke's Primehouse, is part of the Magnificent Mile Shopping Festival, Aug 22–Sept 2. A VIP meet-and-greet before the event costs an additional $75.