As July rolls to a close and we indulge in the last bits of summer fun, if you’re looking for something to spice up your weekend try the Hawks Legends Day at the Pony Races, dance the night away Gatsby-style and do it all decked out in jewels. Dazzling, my darling.
Great Gatsby Gala
July 30 7-12 AM
Enjoy five hours of cocktailing, dinner, and dancing under the stars for The Off the Street Club, Chicago’s oldest Boys and Girls Club. Founded in 1900, OTSC serves more than 3,000 kids on the West Side of Chicago. The tented pavilion at the Galleria Marchetti surrounded by lush gardens and courtyards provides the perfect backdrop for you to be transported to the roaring 20′s to party like a rockstar.
Galleria Marchetti. 825 W. Erie. 773.495.2584. http://www.otscgatsbygala.com/
Blackhawks Legends Day at Arlington Race Track
July 29, 12-3 PM
The 2nd Annual Chicago Blackhawks Legends Day features Tony Esposito and Denis Savard on hand to sign autographs and interact with guests. Tommy Hawk and the Blackhawks Street Team will be running interactive games for prizes.
Arlington Park Race Track, 2200 W. Euclid Ave. 847.385.7500. http://www.arlingtonparklive.com/
Cella Trunk Show and Appearance
July 30- 31, 10-4 PM
Over two dozen stars have worn Cella on the red carpet. Meet the jewelry designer who is a favorite of Sarah Jessica Parker and Jennifer Garner at Neiman’s. Her pieces are handmade out of 14-22 k gold and exotic gemstones.
737 N. Michigan Ave. .312.642.5900 ext. 2417. neimanmarcus.com