Calling all foodies to Albany Park, “Chicago’s Gateway to the World!” Experience the rich international culture of the northwest side of the City by tasting the delicious “Flavors of Albany Park” on this neighborhood restaurant crawl. Attendees will be provided a “passport” as their ticket to taste sample-sized portions of culinary delights from local restaurants along Kedzie Avenue.
Ethnic cuisines from the following participating restaurants:
– Cafe Orient 33
– Jaafer Sweets
– Kabobi: Persian and Mediterranean Grill
– L.D Pho
– Wabi Sabi
– Noon-O-Kabab Persian Restaurant
– Golden Crust Pizza and Tap
– Fruityland Ice Cream
– Foremost Liquors, featuring KOVAL Distillery
– Wok Cuisine
– Tortuga’s Latin Kitchen
– Tano’s Pizzeria
– Pizza y Pan Pa’ Ya
– Lindo Michoacan Restaurant and Supermarket
These venues will offer a small portion of a signature food item while attendees enjoy a variety of entertainment throughout the evening such as Polynesian dance, local theatre and more. Attendees can stop by for a meet-and-greet with our special guest, Steve Dolinsky, The Hungry Hound from ABC 7 Chicago, at Jaafer Sweets (4825 N. Kedzie Ave.) from 6:30-8:00 PM.
The event takes place outside (rain or shine) on Kedzie Avenue from just north of Lawrence to just south of Wilson.
SPONSORS – Thank you!
Swedish Covenant Hospital
33rd Ward / Alderman Deb Mell
Luis Arroyo Jr., Cook County Commissioner
Midwest Orthodontics Center of Albany Park
1st Family Dental of Albany Park
Hōkūle’a – Academy of Polynesian Arts, LLC.
Edison Regional Gifted Center, 5th-8th Grade Dummers
Upon arrival, check-in to receive your passport at Golden Crust Pizza & Tap (4620 N. Kedzie Ave.). The event begins promptly at 6 PM and ends at 9 PM. After 9 PM, we invite all attendees (of age) to gather at the after-party at Golden Crust Pizza & Tap to grab a drink and enter for a chance to win a bottle of KOVAL, courtesy of the distillery.
$15 kids (12 and under)
$20 students with valid ID
$20 seniors (60+)
Buy tickets here: apflavors.eventbrite.com
CTA Brown Line Kimball and Kedzie stops.
CTA Bus Routes #53, #78, #80, #81, #82, #92.
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