Monday: Eat. Drink. Do.

  • Howells & Hood debuts Blackhawks food specials with plenty of craft beers to wash them down.
Howells & Hood debuts Blackhawks food specials with plenty of craft… (Lenny Gilmore / RedEye )
April 26, 2013|By Julia Borcherts @Julia Borcherts | For RedEye

EAT

Blackhawks Celebration Specials

Howells & Hood 435 N. Michigan Ave. 312-262-5310

Attending WGN's party for the Blackhawks (11 a.m.-1 p.m.) in Pioneer Court? Stop in to the adjacent restaurant for Hawks-themed specials including The Madhouse (house-made smoked kielbasa, vinegar slaw, mozzarella, hot sauce and house-cut fries, all on white bread; $11) and a Hat Trick beer flight (Deschutes Black Butte porter and Chainbreaker White IPA, Two Brothers Bottlenectar and Krombacher Dark; $16). 11 a.m.-midnight.

DRINK

Tickle Me Pink: Lynne Jordan

City Winery 1200 W. Randolph St. 312-733-9463

The soulful Chicago chanteuse hits the stage with a sexy cabaret set, which you can take in with your choice of more than a dozen rosé wines ($9-$16) including City Winery's own Pilsen Pink on tap ($10). 8 p.m. $15. Tickets: citywinery.com

Draft Beer Specials

Kroll's South Loop 1736 S. Michigan Ave. 312-235-1400

Relax—and give your wallet a break, too—with one of the bar's dozen drafts, including Bell's Oberon, Goose Island Green Line and Angry Orchard cider, all on special for $3 each. 11 a.m.-midnight. No cover.

DO

Dig Into Urban Agriculture With Good Chicago

Uncommon Ground 1401 W. Devon Ave. 773-465-9801

Take a tour of the restaurant's certified organic rooftop garden and get tips on community gardens during discussions with six local experts including Uncommon Ground co-owner Helen Cameron, blogger Ramon Gonzalez (Mr. Brown Thumb) and The Chicago Honey Co-op's Michael Thompson at this kick-off event for the local chapter of nationwide organization Good, which also includes raffles and giveaways. 6-8 p.m. $10. Tickets: goodchicago.eventbrite.com

The KB and Pat McGann Show

Zanies 1548 N. Wells St. 312-337-4027

Chase away the Monday blues with comedians Kevin Bozeman (as seen on HBO, Comedy Central and NBC-TV's "Last Comic Standing") and Pat McGann (creator of WTTW-TV Channel 11's "The Chicago Stand-Up Project") as they co-host comedy and conversation with former White Sox great Ron Kittle, Comcast SportsNet's Chuck Garfien, Chicago comedian Larry Reeb and others. 8:30 p.m. $10. Tickets: chicago.zanies.com.

REDEYE TIP OF THE DAY

Gear up for patio season with our outdoor dining and drinking guide at redeyechicago.com/patios.

Julia Borcherts is a RedEye special contributor.

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