Expanded In-House Bakery
Hot Chocolate 1747 N. Damen Ave. 773-489-1747
James Beard Award-winning chef-owner Mindy Segal expands her offerings to include a sit-down and take-out bakery program featuring $2-$6 seasonal danishes, croissants, quiches, fresh bagels and more. While lunch service begins at 11:30 a.m., pastries remain available while supplies last and are discounted by 50 percent at 2 p.m. 7 a.m.-10 p.m.
New Summer Menu
Slurping Turtle 116 W. Hubbard St. 312-464-0466
Restore yourself with seasonal Japanese comfort food from chef Takashi Yagihashi—who debuts on "Top Chef: Duels" on Aug. 6—including soy-marinated salmon with daikon radish salad and sweet onion dressing ($10) and stir-fry with squid, octopus, shrimp, scallops, quail egg, scallion and crispy ramen noodles ($14). 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m.; 5-10 p.m.
Project Ethos Runway Show
IO Urban Roofscape 127 W. Huron St. 312-374-1830
Head to the roof for two fashion shows (8:30 and 9:30 p.m.) featuring designs from Kahindo Mateene, Anastasia Chatzka, Bray-Zen, Sachika and Crystal B. Designs; a gallery with works by local artists; DJ beats; and $37-$45 shareable cocktail pitchers including mojito and spiked root beer float. A $38 reserved runway seating option is available at eventbrite.com. 7 p.m.-2 a.m. No cover. RSVP: email@example.com or projectethos.tv
City Winery 1200 W. Randolph St. 312-733-9463
Company members Bobby Biedrzycki, Khanisha Foster and Megan Stielstra share true tales on the theme of "Burning Up: Stories from the Heat of the Moment" with live accompaniment from the Harold Washington Trio. 8 p.m. $18 or pay-what-you-feel at the door. Tickets: 2ndstory.com
(Free!) Sound Opinions At The Movies
Millennium Park 201 E. Randolph St. 312-742-1168
Join music critics Greg Kot and Jim DeRogatis for a 30th anniversary outdoor screening of "This Is Spinal Tap," the classic comic mockumentary about the misadventures of a British metal band whose career has hit the skids. 6:30 p.m.
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Julia Borcherts is a RedEye special contributor.