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Grand Opening for Native Foods Cafe in Hyde Park
Mar 2014 | CEI Media Group

The Hyde Park Chamber of Commerce will host a Ribbon Cutting for Native Foods Café, who will open its Hyde Park Chicago location at 1518 E. Harper Court this Friday March 7th at 12:30p.m.

LA Fitness Club Opens on Lake Park
Dec 2013 | CEI Media Group

Event: Saturday, December 14th the new LA Fitness Signature Club celebrates the Grand Opening from 10 am - 6pm at the new Harper Court. 5224 S. Lake Park Ave. The South East Chicago Commission (SECC) invites you to take a Club Tour, enjoy a complimentary workout and witness the ribbon cutting ceremony.

Harper Court Invites Community to Grand Opening
Nov 2013 | CEI Media Group

Event: The grand opening for Harper Court is scheduled for this Friday November 8th, 2013 with a ribbon cutting in the morning and a community celebration in the evening from 5:30-8:30 p.m. This event will feature a concert by Grammy Award winning artist Estelle. Performances are also in the works by local DJs, and the Kenwood Marching Band, among others. Food trucks on the surface of Harper Court will showcase some of the food to come, as well as other Hyde Park favorites.

Jazz at the Logan
Oct 2013 | CEI Media Group

Event: The Hyde Park Jazz Festival is pleased to share information about the University of Chicago Presents' inaugural concert of the Jazz at the Logan series. The first concert October 25, 2013 features The Bad Plus, with artists Ethan Iverson (piano), Reid Anderson (bass), and Dave King (drums). The band will present On Sacred Ground. #hydeparkchicago

Chaturanga Seeds Yoga and Arts This Fall
Oct 2013 | CEI Media Group

Join Chaturanga Seeds for Community Yoga at the Arts Incubator this Fall. All classes are free and open to the public. Arts Incubator is at 301 E. Garfield Blvd in Chicago, IL.

Open House Chicago 2013 Hyde Park Cheat Sheet
Oct 2013 | CEI Media Group

The South East Chicago Commission (SECC) would like to invite you to participate in Open House Chicago on Saturday, October 19, 2013 and Sunday, October 20, 2013. The Chicago Architecture Foundation’s Open House Chicago (OHC) free public event offers behind-the-scenes access to over 150 buildings across Chicago. There are more than a dozen Hyde Park sites participating and featured during the Open House Chicago event. #hydeparkchicago #locations #cheatsheet

Hyde Park Jazz Festival is Here
Sep 2013 | CEI Media Group

Events: Hyde Park Jazz Festival 2013 is Saturday and Sunday, September 28-29, 2013. Times are 1pm-Midnight (Sat); 1pm-8pm (Sun).

Chant After Dark This Fall
Sep 2013 | CEI Media Group

Most Hyde Parkers know that CHANT is an upscale casual dining restaurant featuring “Asian Inspired Global Cuisine.” Conveniently located within the Historic Hyde Park 53rd Street Business District, CHANT is also a great spot for live music and DJ house music from 9:00 pm to midnight.

Conversation About Jazz in Hyde Park
Sep 2013 | CEI Media Group

EVENT: Judith Stein and Almarie Wagner spark an intelligent discussion about the history of jazz in the neighborhood and the origins of the jazz festival on WEDNESDAY Sept 18, 2013 beginning 7 P.M. at the HYDE PARK HISTORICAL SOCIETY 5529 S. Lake Park Avenue, #Chicago.

Bike and Roll: Chicago, Blues, Bikes and BBQ
Jul 2013 | CEI Media Group

Event: Gear up to explore one of Chicago's best-kept secrets, the Hyde Park neighborhood, with Bike and Roll Chicago's Blues, Bikes & BBQ Food Tour July 27-Aug 21, 2013.