Well, that’s a wrap! More than 300 guests — many swathed in vibrant Indian saris — turned out to celebrate the fourth annual Diwali Durbar celebration at the Art Institute of Chicago (111 S. Michigan).
A trio of A-list influencers took the stage to discuss gender, race and economic diversity in the LGBTQ community at the sixth annual Chicago House Speaker Series, held Oct. 15 at the Hilton Chicago (720 S. Michigan).
Nearly 800 guests navigated an 1,800-square-foot mirror maze — the latest exhibition at the Museum of Science and Industry (5700 S. Lake Shore) — at the institution’s 34th annual Columbian Ball Oct. 11.
Founder and chairman of Lettuce Entertain You Restaurants Richard Melman invited guests to learn the secrets to his success Oct. 1 at a BMO Harris Bank- and Splash-sponsored breakfast at Thompson Chicago (21 E. Bellevue).