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Embeya, one of Esquire‘s “Best New Restaurants of 2013,” is almost too palatial for a first date. This place has all the understated charm of a Saudi oil prince’s walk-in closet, so come correct with how you represent yourself (read: don’t pick her up in a rented Plymouth Prowler whilst reeking of Old Spice body spray). That said, Embeya is a visually stunning, toothsome addition to the West Loop’s already revered collection of restaurants. If you need awe-inspiring scenery to compensate for your lack of social skills, this is the culinary equivalent to a sunset on the beach.
The jazz and gin-soaked party rages to a mounting sense of threat as artifice and illusion are stripped away. When midnight debauchery leads to tragedy at dawn, the high-flying characters land with a sobering thud, reminding us that no party lasts forever.
Date: All weekend, check the site for times
Atomic Imaging and Golan Studios are transformed into a haunted ice factory at this annual Halloween party, which takes place in a warehouse compound. The exotic theme of this year’s event is complimented by spooky exhibits, music, dancing and more. A portion of proceeds will go to Adaptive Adventures.
Date: October 25th 2014 at 8pm
Enjoy great drink specials, games and a cash prize costume contest at Fizz Bar & Grill’s 2014 Halloween bash!
Date: October 25th 2014 at 9am