Friday, February 01
WBEZ blogger emeritus Mark Bazer celebrates the fifth anniversary of The Interview Show, at the Hideout, benefiting the Greater Chicago Food Depository. Very special guests include chef/Goatherdess Stephanie Izard, Jon Langford, Bill Zehme, and Schadenfreude, featuring BEZ's beloved anti-Marxist Justin Kaufmann. Admission $8.
Chicago Restaurant Week kicks off at over 250 restaurants offering limited edition prix fixe menus for the next 10 days, until next Sunday, February 10.