We are on a Champagne kick and it is just in time for the holiday season! Check out where to enjoy some laughs and bubbly with your Bitches this week in Chicago.
Stop by Azeeza to shop for your new favorite look with Julia Daoud of Simply Jules. There will be plenty of bubbly to enjoy and let’s be honest, shopping is always better when Champagne is involved! Reap the benefits of the personalized patch lab, 40 percent off all holiday gifts and the high likelihood you will find the perfect dress for your New Years Eve party. The party kicks off at 5 p.m. and ends at 8 p.m. For more details, click here. Azeeza, 500 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL.
The Chicago-based high-end, luxury lifestyle magazine, CS Modern Lifestyle, pairs up with one of our favorite French Bistros, Mon Ami Gabi, for a holiday party featuring Veuve Clicquot. Fine French food and Champagne sounds like the holiday season party we deserve! Executive Chef Nelli Maltezos will be serving up a four-course dining experience to pair perfectly with Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label. The dining experience is $80 per guest plus tax. Gratuity is not included. For reservations, please call (773) 348-8886. Mon Ami Gabi, 2300 N. Lincoln Park Ave., Chicago, IL.
Perfect your holiday pies this season with a hands-on baking class taught by master bakers at the Edge of Sweetness bakery. Making pie crusts, rolling pie crusts, creating pie fillings, and decorating pies with toppings is all on the agenda for today’s bake-off. Take home your creation along with the recipes for all the baked goods you learn to make. For tickets and more information, click here. Edge of Sweetness Bakery and Shared Kitchen, 6034 North Broadway St., Chicago, IL.
The 17th Annual One of a Kind Show in Chicago kicks off today and lasts throughout the weekend. Find unique gifts for loved ones at this event that captures a stunning display of artistry and craftsmanship. Tickets are available online and onsite. A portion of the ticket proceeds will benefit the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago. Tickets are $12. To purchase tickets and for more information, click here. The Mart, 222 Merchandise Mart, Chicago, IL.
The Christkindlmarket is an enchanting holiday outdoor market that spawns from German roots. The market features Glühwein or mulled wine, baked cheese, roasted chestnuts, toffee, pastries, and holiday gifts. The first Christkindelmarkt took place in Germany in 1545 and the tradition extended to Daley Plaza in 1996. The market has expanded this year to a second downtown location at The Park at Wrigley. For more information, click here. Chicago Daley Plaza, 50 W. Washington St., Chicago, IL. The Park at Wrigley, 3637 N. Clark St., Chicago, IL.
It is Supper Club Saturday at Raised, An Urban Rooftop Bar! This Saturday’s Supper Club will feature unique menu items crafted by Chef Timothy Powles. Signature cocktails have also been created to carefully pair with each dish. For entertainment, special guest Lianna Squillace will be performing. The views tie the entire evening together! The evening starts at 7 p.m. and lasts until 9 p.m. Reservations are encouraged. For more information, click here. Raised, An Urban Rooftop Bar, 1 W. Wacker Dr., Chicago, IL.
Despite our best efforts, the holidays can be a stressful time where healthy habits and goals falling to the back-burner. Join health coach and yoga instructor Claire Ridge at Mirepoix Studio for a workshop using plant-based food and yoga movements to help us Fit Bitches stay mindful about what is put into your body, how you move your body, and how to reduce stress. The workshop is $30, and includes a take-home present of recipes and yoga poses to help keep up your health-conscious habits throughout this holiday season! After the workshop enjoy kombucha on tap at this totally zen studio. For tickets and more information, click here. Mirepoix, 1414 N. Ashland Ave. Chicago, IL.