Tuesday July 17 5:31 am

Spotlighting events along the south shore of Lake Michigan

Entertainment

The Chicago League of Lady Arms Wrestlers Presents CLLAW XXX: Dirty Thirty Throwdown Saturday, July 21st

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Summer will SIZZLE as The Chicago League of Lady Arm Wrestlers (CLLAW) presents CLLAW XXX: Dirty Thirty Throwdown on Saturday, July 21, 2018 at Logan Square Auditorium, 2539 N. Kedzie Ave. in Chicago. CLLAW’s 30th benefit match will feature Chicago’s biggest, baddest lady-identified arm wrestlers, live musical entertainment and a cash bar. Doors open at 9 pm with the first match beginning at 9:30 pm. Tickets, priced at $20, are available in advance at www.cllaw.org or $25 at the door (the ladies will gladly take cash or credit at the door). The event is 21+.

Summer fun at Spring Mill Inn

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Nestled comfortably outside of the small town of Mitchell, IN sits a true Indiana Gem. Spring Mill State Park is not only home to the comfortable and cozy Spring Mill Inn but a whole plethora of things to do that make this park nearly impossible to conquer in a day!

Craig Ferguson, Second City, Purple Reign, Barbra & Frank and The Midtown Men coming to Aurora's Paramount Theatre in 2018-19

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Paramount Theatre announced five nationally acclaimed comedy and music artists who will bring star power, big laughs and beautiful music to downtown Aurora in 2018-19.

CHICAGO CLASSIC AUTO SHOW NAMES LARRY KLAIRMONT AS GRAND MARSHALL FOR FIRST ANNUAL SHOW SEPTEMBER 8-9

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The Chicago Classic Auto Show welcomes Grand Marshall Larry Klairmont to share more than 80 years of automobile expertise and an abundance of meticulously preserved cars from Klairmont Kollections. The Chicago Classic Auto Show will bring the entire classic car community together for a celebration of automotive history, exhibiting more than 600 automobiles on September 8-9 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center (5555 N. River Rd., Rosemont.)

Latin America's Only Lippizan Herd ESCUELA CLÁSICA LIPIZZANA makes U.S. Performance Debut for TEMPEL LIPIZZANS’ 60th Anniversary

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The Tempel Lipizzans, the world’s largest privately-owned herd of Lipizzan horses, welcomes horses and riders from Chile-based Escuela Clásica Lipizzana, Latin America’s first and only Lipizzan herd, to participate in Tempel Lipizzans’ 60th anniversary celebration. Throughout the month of July 2018, the “Lipizzans of the Americas” will together present equestrian dressage performances as part of the Tempel Lipizzans regular summer performance season. Escuela Clásica Lipizzana will also appear with the Tempel Lipizzans at their 60th Anniversary Gala Celebration on Saturday, July 21 at 5:30 p.m. Tempel Lipizzans perform at pastoral Tempel Farms, located just north of Chicago in Old Mill Creek, IL.

North Township Trustee, Frank J. Mrvan, brings Battle of the Bands back to Wicker Park.

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Is your band ready?
North Township’s Battle of the Bands will make a triumphant return August 21st to Wicker Memorial Park.

PARKWAY BANK PARK ANNOUNCES LINEUP FOR 2018 FRIDAY NIGHT CONCERT SERIES

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Rosemont’s Parkway Bank Park entertainment district (5501 Park Place) will celebrate the summer season with the return of their free Friday Night Concert series July 27 and August 31. The special concerts will feature classic rock artists along with food and beverage tents on the Park’s great lawn.

210 LIVE CELEBRATES JULY WITH A BANG, ANNOUNCING NEW AWARD-WINNING EXECUTIVE CHEF PETER MCCARTHY

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210 Live (210 Green Ray Rd.), the premier destination for entertainment and nightlife on the North Shore, announces award-winning chef Peter McCarthy as the new Executive Chef. Bringing his unique barbeque technique mixed with a diverse culinary background, McCarthy brings years of notoriety and experience to 210 Live.