The Glenwood Sunday Market closes its 2010 summer season this Sunday. To mark the occasion, we’re going “Hog Wild!”
Join us on the last day of the 2010 Glenwood Sunday Market for a pig roast and barbecue. Come enjoy live music, great food, refreshing drinks and lots of fun!
The Hog Wild Pig Roast and Barbecue (sponsored by the Rogers Park Business Alliance, the Glenwood Sunday Market and Duke’s Bar) takes place this Sunday, October 17th, 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. in front of Duke’s Bar, 6920 N. Glenwood. This is an all-you-can-eat barbecue. Tickets are $25 in advance ($30 at the door). This is an all-you-can-eat barbecue.
To purchase tickets in advance, visitwww.brownpapertickets.com/event/129140
Sample barbecue and other delicious food from some of our great eateries:
Music will be provided by Po River Boys. They play old time American and Irish fiddle music, ragtime and “pre-bluegrass” music.
The summer farmers’ market will be back next June, but in the meantime look for the Glenwood Sunday Winter Market, which will take on the second Sunday of each month during the winter and spring at 6944 N. Glenwood Avenue (the storefront space next to the Glenwood Bar). Look for many of your favorite Sunday Market vendors. Details will follow shortly.
Follow Me On Friday
Get a great start on the weekend this Friday, October 15th, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at my next “Follow Me on Friday” event. We’ll be relaxing at the Caribbean American Bakery (1539 W. Howard) where we’ll enjoy the bakery’s signature Jamaican meat pies and some tasty Jamaican rum punch. The meat pies and the punch (both spiked and unspiked) are complimentary. Simply join me on Facebook,http://www.facebook.com/joemoore49, or bring this e-mail to the event.
“Follow Me on Friday” is one of my efforts to encourage my constituents to sample some of the 49th Ward’s finest restaurants and pubs. Each week on my Facebook page, I post the name and location of a local restaurant or pub where I’ll be hanging out after work on Friday. The establishment will offer specials for all my Facebook followers and their friends. It’s a great opportunity for you to check out one of the fine local 49th Ward businesses you may not have been to before.
Previous “Follow Me on Friday” locations include Mullen’s Bar and Grill, 7301 N. Western; RoPa Restaurant and Wine Bar, 1146 W. Pratt; Act One Cafe, 1330 W. Morse; Ethiopian Diamond II, 7537 N. Clark; Waterfront Cafe, 6219 N. Sheridan; Good To Go Jamaican Cuisine & Fruit Bar, 1947 W. Howard; and the Morseland, 1218 W. Morse.
After sampling some of the fabulous meat pies and sipping your rum punch, make sure you take some delicious food home with you. Try their hard dough bread, bulla and totoes. The Caribbean American Bakery also offers some of the best Jamaican cuisine which includes ox-tail, curry goat, and curry chicken. Check out the Caribbean American Bakery’s web site for their full menu: http://www.caribbeanamericanbakery.com/Menu.pdf
I’ll see you Friday!