Tonight: Shecky's Night Out

Plus: "Cheat You Fair" DVD release and free beer

By Marcus Riley
|  Wednesday, Sep 22, 2010  |  Updated 8:15 AM CDT
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Shecky's Night Out

Shecky's Girls Night Out events are held all over the country.

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READY, SET, SHOP! The girls take over the Great Hall at Union Station for the next couple of days for the highly-anticipated Shecky's Night Out shopping event. Browse apparel and accessories from a slew of designers, play Mattel's new Bezzerwizzer trivia game and get beauty treatments and the legendary gift bags at this ladies-only social all while sipping on complimentary cocktails. W-TH, 5-10 p.m., 210 S. Canal St, $20

MAXWELL TO MAIN STREET: Over the past few years, the locally-produced documentary "Cheat You Fair: The Story of Maxwell Street," has been making noise at places like Sundance. The independent film about Chicago's legendary Maxwell Street takes another step toward mainstream success with a decision by Best Buy to sell the DVD in its 29 Chicagoland stores. Best Buy hosts an in-store launch event tonight at the Roosevelt Road location that includes blues performances, screening of clips and a Q&A with filmmaker Phil Ranstrom. 7 p.m., 555 W. Roosevelt Rd., NO COVER

FREE BEER: Lakeview's Fizz Bar in Grill continues its beer tasting series tonight with four brews from Ohio's Great Lakes Brewing Company on tap. Sip on the Commodore Perry IPA, the Eliot Ness Amber Lager, Burning River Pale Ale and Edmund Fitzgerald Porter while enjoying paired bites from Chef Weslie Belini's new "Beer Nosh" menu. No reservations or fee required to attend. 8 p.m., 3220 N. Lincoln Ave.

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