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Help Us Celebrate at THAW!

Our annual winter celebration transforms into much more in 2014 as the River North's Best winners are announced! Warm right up with great food, drinks, music and door prizes that include fabulous River North packages featuring gift certificates and merchandise from RNBA members.
 
Help us recognize RNBA businesses that have a positive impact on the community.  Award categories include:…

Posted By: Stephanie Fallara By: January 06, 2014 FULL STORY

Concealed Carry Law reminder

The Concealed Carry law goes into affect in Illinois in 2014. Click here to download the approved signage to use in your business to let it be known you do not allow guns on your premises.

Posted By: Stephanie Fallara By: December 18, 2013 FULL STORY

New movie trailer highlights Chicago's riverfront

Warner Bros. studio uploaded a two-minute trailer for the Wachowski siblings and Chicago natives new film on to YouTube this week. 

The science fiction film, Jupiter Ascending, is about a young woman, played by Mila Kunis, destined to rule the universe but who must first dodge an assassin sent by the current queen. She is rescued by a “genetically engineered ex-military hunter” played by…

Posted By: Stephanie Fallara By: December 13, 2013 FULL STORY

Christkindlmarket Chicago is now open daily

The 18th Annual Christkindlmarket Chicago opens today and will be open daily through Christmas Eve (December 24th). With free admission and plenty of events scheduled, the Christkindlmarket is a must see during the holiday season. 

For more information, check out the Christkindlmarket Chicago website.

Posted By: Stephanie Fallara By: November 26, 2013 FULL STORY

Museum of Broadcast Communications JFK Observance

In observance of the fiftieth anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy on Friday, November 22, The Museum of Broadcast Communications will begin running the TV coverage of the shooting at 12:34 p.m., which is the time the first bulletin ran on TV in 1963.

It will run in real time for 5-6 hours and then be cycled through again for the evening. Patrons are invited to watch…

Posted By: Stephanie Fallara By: November 19, 2013 FULL STORY

Who do you think is River North's Best?

It's time to let us know who you think should be nominated for the River North's Best award. The business must be a member of the River North Business Association and has had a positive impact on the River North Community. We're looking for nominees in these categories:

  • Best New Restaurant (open 18 months or less)
  • Best Restaurant
  • Best Business or Service
  • Best…
Posted By: Stephanie Fallara By: November 12, 2013 FULL STORY