LOOP—IPO at W City Center celebrates its second anniversary this Thursday from 6 to 9 p.m. It's free and open to the public and chef Trevor Hoyte will offer up bites from the hotel's rooftop garden and introduce a new liquid nitrogen molecular gastronomy station. [EaterWire]
LOOP—To help promote the History Channel's new show, The Men Who Built America (premiering tonight), Morton's (65 E. Wacker) is offering a $55 three-course filet mignon prix-fixe meal for the next six weeks. Add a Rockefeller Martini for $14. [EaterWire]
WICKER PARK—SmallBar Division is hosting a special cocktail dinner with Journeyman Distillery on Nov. 14. For $50 Justin White will prepare a four-course meal and mixologist Craig Hiljus pairs the drinks for $25 more.
BREW NEWS—Starting in January, Deschutes Brewery will make its Chicago debut. [Chicagoist]