New England Seafood Company fries up a batch of all-you-can-eat fried pollock… (Kevin Pang )
Takito Kitchen 2013 W. Division St. 773-687-9620
Send your taste buds on a trip through the best of the Midwest with a three-course prix fixe featuring grilled Klug Farm peaches with Hidden Springs Creamery ricotta, grilled summer vegetables with Brunkow bread cheese and Maple Creek Farms crispy pork head tacos. 5-10 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday. $35.
All-You-Can-Eat Fish 'n' Chips
New England Seafood Company 3341 N. Lincoln Ave. 773-871-3474
Head to Roscoe Village for endless battered pollock and crispy chips at this market-restaurant combo from transplanted Boston-area brothers Jeff and Robert Mazza, where you can also BYOB for no extra charge. 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Tuesday-Wednesday. $10.95
Bed, Bath and Beyonce
Revolution Brewing 2323 N. Milwaukee Ave. 773-227-2739
Toast to OutLoud Chicago's second anniversary of queer-friendly entertainment in mainstream venues with unlimited appetizers and Revolution brews (8:30-10:30 p.m.) and a Beyonce tribute concert hosted by drag sensations Xandra Fairlawn and Shea Coulee featuring JC Brooks of JC Brooks and The Uptown Sound, Adam LeBlanc of 16 Candles and Chicago singers Bethany Thomas and Baron Clay. 8-11 p.m. $45; $30 with the password "Queen Bey" at the door.
Chicago Sidewalk Sale
Daley Plaza 50 W. Washington St. 312-744-3316
Shop till you drop at this seventh annual men's, women's and kids' clothing and accessories market which features 44 local designers and indie boutiques—24 appearing at the sale for the first time—plus a noon runway show featuring fashions from participating vendors. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesday-Wednesday. No cover.
Kicking Kevin Kane's Cancer Bills
Schubas 3159 N. Southport Ave. 773-525-2508
Take in a trio of entertainment—comedy, music and live lit— at this benefit for Chicago writer Kevin Kane, which features performances by folk-pop trio Cloudbirds, DJ Doug Hall, comedians Liza Treyger, Ken Witzgall and Maggie Ritchie and readings by authors Joe Meno ("Office Girl"), Lindsay Hunter ("Daddy's") and Megan Stielstra ("Everyone Remain Calm"). A $30 VIP option includes a cocktail and raffle ticket. 7:30-11:30 p.m. $20-$30. Tickets: schubas.com.
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Julia Borcherts is a RedEye special contributor.