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Chow Down With Some Wing Nuts

Plus, acoustic tunes, dogs on display and an ode to his Purpleness



    Chow Down With Some Wing Nuts

    BUNNY'S BIRTHDAY: Looks like Lumen is again the place to be this weekend for celeb night-spotting. Saturday night is the 2nd annual Bubbles, Bunnies and Bottles event featuring Playboy model Jayde Nicole's birthday. OK, so her actual birthday was on Feb. 19th, but are we really complaining about that technicality? 9 p.m., 839 W Fulton Market St. Cover varies

    A CELEBRATION OF GLUTTONY: More than 30 restaurants are participating in the annual Wingfest celebration Sunday at Baily Auditorium. More than 2,000 attended the poultry party last year, and you can expect at least that many this time around for all the wings you can eat, live entertainment and sponsor giveaways. 1 - 6 p.m., 1340 West Washington, $24,

    ACOUSTIC SUNDAY: Check out rising artist Andrew Belle who will perform a live acoustic set from his debut album "The Ladder" at Live Music Sunday @ Rockit Wrigleyville. Drink specials are always part of this weekly live-music series. 8 p.m. 3700 N Clark, FREE

    WHO LET THE DOGS OUT?It's billed as one of the largest dog shows in the country. More than 10,000 purebred dogs from 161 breeds will demonstrate their skills in a variety of competitions at the 2010 International Kennel Club Cluster of Dog Shows. Visit dog-related vendors, and experience special events and demonstrations like Earth Dog, Canine Drill Team, Search & Rescue and the Puppy Spectacular. McCormick Place Lakeside, Sat. & Sun., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. $17; free for kids ages 12 and under

    PURPLE SUNDAY: Popular Chicago DJ Jesse De La Pena hosts a double feature for those of you not ready to let go of the weekend on Sunday night. Check out his ode to classic hip-hop (1979-2001) and Prince at Crocodile. Drink specials, free pizza and free Prince CDs for the early arrivers. 8 p.m., 1540 N. Milwaukee Ave.