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Wednesday: Eat. Drink. Do.

November 19, 2013|By Julia Borcherts, For RedEye

EAT

Chef's Menu

LM Bistro 111 W. Huron St. 312-202-9900

Take it easy on yourself and leave the selections to executive chef Ben Reaves, who offers a four-course prix fixe featuring oysters with apricot and chamomile mignonette, leek soup with housemade mustard, seared ribeye with mushrooms and red wine sauce and pastries with molasses and vanilla ice cream. Add wine pairings for $20 more. 5-10 p.m. Through Nov. 30 (except Nov. 28). $39.

DRINK

Sons of Can-archy

Headquarters Beercade 2833 N. Sheffield Ave. 773-665-5660

Save some cash for the weekend with 30 varieties of canned craft beers for $5 each, including Tallgrass 8-Bit, Half Acre Daisy Cutter and Revolution Anti-Hero at this weekly celebration of the craft can revolution. 5 p.m.-2 a.m. No cover.

Left Hand Tap Takeover

Jake Melnick's Corner Tap 41 E. Superior St. 312-266-0400

Left Hand Brewing Company co-founder Eric Wallace hosts a 20th birthday celebration featuring "20 beers for 20 years," which includes the only Chicago appearance of the seasonal Fade to Black Series (Volumes 1-4) along with perennials, limited-edition varieties and five retired beers. Sip your favorites for $6.50-$9.50 per glass. 7 p.m.-midnight. No cover.

DO

Music & Stories Live

Chicago Urban Art Society 600 W. Cermak Road 312-948-4600

Vocalo.org host Luis Antonio Perez presents stories, music and conversation with true tales by featured readers Erin Kahoa and October open mic winner, G.P.A., plus musical interludes by Vocalo's Reclaimed Soul program host Ayana Contreras. Share your own six-minute story from your life during the open mic; the audience favorites are recorded for future broadcast. 7 p.m. Free.

Blind Bet Comedy Show

The Pony 1638 W. Belmont Ave. 773-828-5055

What makes this new stand-up show a blind bet? A surprise guest headliner joins local comics Tyson K, Danny Kallas, Megan Gailey and Jonah Jurkens, who tickle your funny bone while you get over the mid-week hump with half-price wings (regularly $8) and $3 16-ounce Coors Light cans. 9 p.m. $5.

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