GRAND OPENING PRIX FIXE
Macku Signature 2925 N. Halsted St. 773-360-8816
Turn your taste buds over to chef-owner Macku Chan—also of Lincoln Park spot Macku Sushi—who prepares a venison in curry sauce entree, five types of nigiri, carrot soup with Alaskan king crab, sashimi and makimono with wine and sake pairings and live jazz (6:30-9:30 p.m. Tuesday-Wednesday) to set the scene. 5-10 p.m. Through Sunday. $45. RSVP recommended.
TUESDAY BURGER SPECIAL
Public House 400 N. State St. 312-265-1240
Save the big bucks for the weekend and take advantage of this Tuesday-only deal featuring a burger made with two four-ounce patties, sharp American cheese, lettuce, tomato, onion, pickles and secret sauce served with fries and a PBR. 11:30 a.m.-2 a.m. $10.
Takito Kitchen 2013 W. Division St. 773-687-9620
Pick up a shaker with resident beverage manager Adam Weber, who guides you through the origin and production of tequila as you sample several varieties with appetizers from chef David Dworshak and learn to create the restaurant's signature margarita. 6:30-9 p.m. $20. RSVP required by 5:30 p.m.: mixologytakito.eventbrite.com
TAP THE FUTURE
Park West 322 W. Armitage Ave. 773-929-1322
Daymond John of ABC-TV's "Shark Tank" leads a judging and advice panel at this Miller Lite-sponsored business plan competition in which five Midwest semifinalist entrepreneurs pitch their ideas in front of a live audience and attempt to win $20,000 and a trip to the national finals. Drop your name in the hat for a chance to give a one-minute pitch that could win you $1,000. 7 p.m. RSVP recommended: mltapthefuture.com.
Township 2200 N. California Ave. 773-384-1865
Queer community group Subject to Change hosts this 18-plus benefit for Queer Community Yoga where entertainer Switch the Boi Wonder hosts humorous tales by Queer Comedy founder Adam Guerino, Chicago writer Patrick Gill and others with DJ sets by Rita Bacon, Lo Blo and residents Josie Bush and Butch Sassidy the Come Dance Kid. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. $5 suggested donation.
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