Chicago by Day and Night: Visiting the 1893 World's Fair
Date: Wed. October 23, 2013
Time: 6:00 pm
4904 S. Lake Park Avenue
About this event:
The guide book “Chicago by Day and Night: the Pleasure Seeker’s guide to the Paris of America” was issued in 1892 to inform the visitors to the fair about the after-hours entertainment available across the city. Join historian Paul Durica and Northwestern Professor Bill Savage as they bring the Chicago of the 1893 World’s Fair to life. Reading in character and in costume, they will be visited by other interesting figures of the day.