WBEZ | WBEZ Terrace http://www.wbez.org/venues/wbez-terrace Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en The Sound Opinions End of Summer BBQ http://www.wbez.org/sound-opinions-end-summer-bbq-108143 <p><p style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px 0px 8px; color: rgb(102, 102, 102); font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); text-align: center;"><img alt="" class="image-original_image" src="http://www.wbez.org/system/files/styles/original_image/llo/insert-images/SoundOpinionsBBQ_2013_webtile.jpg" title="" /></p><p style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px 0px 8px; color: rgb(102, 102, 102); font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); text-align: center;"><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">Join Sound Opinions Hosts Jim DeRogatis &amp; Greg Kot for a special BBQ&nbsp;<br />on the WBEZ Terrace at Navy Pier on&nbsp;<strong>August 14th</strong>.</span></p><p style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px 0px 8px; color: rgb(102, 102, 102); font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); text-align: center;"><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);"><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">Starting at&nbsp;<strong>7:00 p.m</strong>, mingle with Jim &amp; Greg and other WBEZ staffers as we&nbsp;<br />enjoy delicious food and drink</span>&nbsp;<span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">on the beautiful terrace overlooking Lake Michigan.&nbsp;<br /><br />Then, stay for a front row seat for the Navy Pier Fireworks starting at 9:30 p.m.</span></span></p><p style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px 0px 8px; color: rgb(102, 102, 102); font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); text-align: center;"><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">BBQ &amp; Dessert will be provided by the following special partners*:</span><br /><strong><span style="color: rgb(255, 0, 0);"><a href="http://thebutcherandlarder.com/" style="color: rgb(15, 144, 186); text-decoration: none;" target="_blank"><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small; color: rgb(255, 0, 0);">The Butcher and Larder</span></a></span></strong><br /><strong><span style="color: rgb(255, 0, 0);"><a href="http://smoquebbq.com/" style="color: rgb(15, 144, 186); text-decoration: none;" target="_blank"><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small; color: rgb(255, 0, 0);">Smoque BBQ</span></a></span></strong><br /><strong><span style="color: rgb(255, 0, 0);"><a href="http://www.bangbangpie.com/" style="color: rgb(15, 144, 186); text-decoration: none;" target="_blank"><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small; color: rgb(255, 0, 0);">Bang Bang Pie Shop</span></a></span></strong><br /><strong><span style="color: rgb(255, 0, 0);"><a href="http://blackdogchicago.com/" style="color: rgb(15, 144, 186); text-decoration: none;" target="_blank"><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small; color: rgb(255, 0, 0);">Black Dog Gelato</span></a></span></strong></p><p style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px 0px 8px; color: rgb(102, 102, 102); font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); text-align: center;"><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);"><strong><span style="color: rgb(255, 0, 0);"><a href="http://virtuecider.com/" style="color: rgb(15, 144, 186); text-decoration: none;" target="_blank"><span style="color: rgb(255, 0, 0);">Virtue Cider</span></a></span></strong>,<strong>&nbsp;<span style="color: rgb(255, 0, 0);"><a href="http://www.gooseisland.com/" style="color: rgb(15, 144, 186); text-decoration: none;" target="_blank"><span style="color: rgb(255, 0, 0);">Goose Island Beer</span></a></span></strong>&nbsp;&amp;&nbsp;<strong><span style="color: rgb(255, 0, 0);"><a href="http://www.candidwines.com/producers/italy/tenuta-santome/" style="color: rgb(15, 144, 186); text-decoration: none;" target="_blank"><span style="color: rgb(255, 0, 0);">Tenuta Santomè</span></a></span></strong>&nbsp;will be providing adult beverages.&nbsp;<br />(Non-Alcoholic beverages will also be available.)</span></p><p style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px 0px 8px; color: rgb(102, 102, 102); font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); text-align: center;"><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">Tickets are $40 per person</span></p><p style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px 0px 8px; color: rgb(102, 102, 102); font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); text-align: center;"><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);"><a href="http://soundopinionsbbq.eventbrite.com/"><strong>http://soundopinionsbbq.eventbrite.com/</strong></a></span><br /><br /><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">IDs will be checked at the door</span></p><p style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px 0px 8px; color: rgb(102, 102, 102); font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); text-align: center;"><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">Navy Pier offers $10 parking on Wednesday nights, but availability is limited.</span></p><p style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px 0px 8px; color: rgb(102, 102, 102); font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); text-align: center;"><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">Questions? Email&nbsp;<a href="mailto:BBQ@soundopinions.org" style="color: rgb(15, 144, 186); text-decoration: none;"><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">BBQ@soundopinions.org</span></a></span></p><p style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px 0px 8px; color: rgb(102, 102, 102); font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); text-align: center;"><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">*Vegetarian Options will be available</span></p><p style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px 0px 8px; font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); text-align: center;"><br /><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small;">Thanks to our Sponsors &amp; Partners!</span></p></p> Mon, 22 Jul 2013 16:29:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/sound-opinions-end-summer-bbq-108143 High Fidelity Movies on the Terrace http://www.wbez.org/high-fidelity-movies-terrace-108142 <p><p><img alt="" class="image-original_image" src="http://www.wbez.org/system/files/styles/original_image/llo/insert-images/Films-on-the-Terrace-web-tile_FIN.jpg" title="" /></p><p><em>You MUST be a High Fidelity Member to be eligible for this event. Please <a href="http://www.wbez.org/high-fidelity">go here for more info</a> on this and other perks of being a High Fidelity Member.</em></p><p>Join Alison Cuddy and fellow High Fidelity Members for a movie night on our beautiful terrace overlooking the lake and the city of Chicago. We will screen a film with roots in Chicago. The best part? The movie is a surprise! but trust us &ndash; you&rsquo;ll like it. We can promise it won&rsquo;t be one of the usual suspects. Enjoy adult drinks from Virtue Cider and treats from <a href="http://www.divinechocolate.com/us/">Divine Chocolate</a>. Alison will intro the film to offer a little context and then we&rsquo;ll enjoy. A special &nbsp;thank you to our friends at the Chicago International Film Festival who helped us put the events together.</p><p>Can&rsquo;t come to this event? There is one more in the series. The final date this season is August 13.</p><div class="image-insert-image "><img alt="" class="image-original_image" src="http://www.wbez.org/system/files/styles/original_image/llo/insert-images/NW-Film-Society.jpg" style="height: 60px; width: 400px;" title="" /></div><div class="image-insert-image "><img alt="" class="image-original_image" src="http://www.wbez.org/system/files/styles/original_image/llo/insert-images/Virtue-Cider.jpg" style="height: 60px; width: 105px;" title="" /></div><p>&nbsp;</p></p> Mon, 22 Jul 2013 15:34:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/high-fidelity-movies-terrace-108142 High Fidelity Movies on the Terrace http://www.wbez.org/high-fidelity-movies-terrace-108141 <p><p><img alt="" class="image-original_image" src="http://www.wbez.org/system/files/styles/original_image/llo/insert-images/Films-on-the-Terrace-web-tile_FIN.jpg" title="" /></p><p><em>You MUST be a High Fidelity Member to be eligible for this event. Please <a href="http://www.wbez.org/high-fidelity">go here for more info</a> on this and other perks of being a High Fidelity Member.</em></p><p>Join Alison Cuddy and fellow High Fidelity Members for a movie night on our beautiful terrace overlooking the lake and the city of Chicago. We will screen a film with roots in Chicago. The best part? The movie is a surprise! but trust us &ndash; you&rsquo;ll like it. We can promise it won&rsquo;t be one of the usual suspects. Enjoy adult drinks from Virtue Cider and treats from <a href="http://www.divinechocolate.com/us/">Divine Chocolate</a>. Alison will intro the film to offer a little context and then we&rsquo;ll enjoy. A special &nbsp;thank you to our friends at the Chicago International Film Festival who helped us put the events together.</p><div><strong><a href="http://moviesontheterrace3.eventbrite.com/">At 10 a.m. on August 7, RSVP using this link.</a>&nbsp;</strong>Seating is limited!</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div><strong><em>LIMITED TICKETS FOR THIS EVENT HAVE SOLD OUT.&nbsp; We can only accept the 100 reservations at this time.&nbsp; Please email Tyler at <a href="mailto:tgreene@wbez.org">tgreene@wbez.org</a> if you have questions.</em></strong></div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div class="image-insert-image "><img alt="" class="image-original_image" src="http://www.wbez.org/system/files/styles/original_image/llo/insert-images/NW-Film-Society.jpg" style="height: 60px; width: 400px;" title="" /></div><div class="image-insert-image "><img alt="" class="image-original_image" src="http://www.wbez.org/system/files/styles/original_image/llo/insert-images/Virtue-Cider.jpg" style="height: 60px; width: 105px;" title="" /></div><p>&nbsp;</p></p> Mon, 22 Jul 2013 15:27:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/high-fidelity-movies-terrace-108141 High Fidelity Movies on the Terrace http://www.wbez.org/high-fidelity-movies-terrace-108139 <p><p><img alt="" class="image-original_image" src="http://www.wbez.org/system/files/styles/original_image/llo/insert-images/Films-on-the-Terrace-web-tile_FIN.jpg" title="" /></p><p><em>You MUST be a High Fidelity Member to be eligible for this event. Please <a href="http://www.wbez.org/high-fidelity">go here for more info</a> on this and other perks of being a High Fidelity Member.</em></p><p>Join Alison Cuddy and fellow High Fidelity Members for a movie night on our beautiful terrace overlooking the lake and the city of Chicago. We will screen a film with roots in Chicago. The best part? The movie is a surprise! but trust us &ndash; you&rsquo;ll like it. We can promise it won&rsquo;t be one of the usual suspects. Enjoy adult drinks from Virtue Cider and treats from <a href="http://www.divinechocolate.com/us/">Divine Chocolate</a>. Alison will intro the film to offer a little context and then we&rsquo;ll enjoy. A special &nbsp;thank you to our friends at the Chicago International Film Festival who helped us put the events together.</p><p>Can&rsquo;t come to this event? There are two more in the series. Next date is Tuesday, August 6 and the final date this season is August 13.</p><div class="image-insert-image "><img alt="" class="image-original_image" src="http://www.wbez.org/system/files/styles/original_image/llo/insert-images/NW-Film-Society.jpg" style="height: 60px; width: 400px;" title="" /></div><div class="image-insert-image "><img alt="" class="image-original_image" src="http://www.wbez.org/system/files/styles/original_image/llo/insert-images/Virtue-Cider.jpg" style="height: 60px; width: 105px;" title="" /></div><p>&nbsp;</p></p> Mon, 22 Jul 2013 15:09:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/high-fidelity-movies-terrace-108139 Sound Opinions End of Summer BBQ http://www.wbez.org/sound-opinions-end-summer-bbq-101625 <p><p>Mingle with Jim and Greg and other WBEZ staffers for an evening of great music and food at the Sound Opinions End of Summer BBQ. Enjoy food and desserts from <em>The Butcher &amp; Larder</em>, <em>Honey Butter Fried Chicken</em>, <em>Hoosier Mama Pie Company</em> and <em>Black Dog Gelato</em>. Adult drinks provided by <em>Virtue Cider</em> and <em>Makers Mark</em>. All this while taking in a beautiful view of the city from WBEZ&#39;s Terrace. Stay for a front row seat for the Navy Pier Fireworks starting at 9:30pm</p><p>IDs will be checked at the door and non-alcoholic beverages will be available.</p><p><a href="http://sndo.ps/bbqfireworks">Buy Tickets here</a>.</p><p>Questions? Email BBQ@soundopinions.org</p><p>*Vegetarian options will be available.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><div class="image-insert-image "><img alt="" class="image-original_image" src="http://www.wbez.org/system/files/styles/original_image/llo/insert-images/bbq2.jpg" title="BBQ" /></div></p> Fri, 10 Aug 2012 11:45:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/sound-opinions-end-summer-bbq-101625