Summer Hours at Vertigo Sky LoungeWhen: Friday – Sunday, 12 p.m. This summer, Vertigo Sky Lounge will keep the daytime rocking all weekend long! Get a head start on the party and enjoy the view with friends on the 26th floor of the dana hotel and spa. The penthouse lounge will now open at noon on Friday through Sunday for the entire summer season. Play hooky on Friday, catch some Saturday sun, or have a Sunday Funday on the only year round outdoor patio in Chicago. Guests will enjoy $6 Belvedere cocktails, a water melon water tasting station, signature bites, and local house music all day long. Take in the sights of Vertigo Sky Lounge’s stylish renovations, including an extra 800 square feet of space, an extended bar with twice the service capacity, sleek furniture, and enhanced lighting.

Listen Local, Drink Local at Bull & Bear When: Thursdays, 5 p.m. Bull & Bear has scoured the city to discover the best in Windy City charities, breweries, markets, and musical talent. The new after work concept, Listen Local, Drink Local will host a different brewery weekly and feature a signature menu of both local dishes and ingredients. Don’t miss exclusive pricing on all local beer selections and complimentary tasting cards for all guests that attend. Many local breweries will have their founders onsite to introduce product and provide first tastes of Chicago born beer. Listen Local, Drink Local signature dishes will include roasted beet salad, mini shrimp tacos, and grilled Dietzler farm hanger steak. No steep ticket price or cover charge required.

Tricoci University of Beauty Culture Opens New Campus When: Saturday, August 6 and Tuesday, August 16 Tricoci University of Beauty Culture campus in Highland, Indiana will open its doors to welcome a new class beginning August 16. A kick-off event in Highland, attended by prospective students and current TUBC staff, faculty and corporate executive leadership, is tentatively scheduled for August 6.