ONLINE—The new ticketing system for Alinea went live this afternoon and if you don't act quickly, it looks like the first batch, for the month of August, are almost all snatched up. [EaterWire]
RIVER NORTH—Starting this Friday (and every thereafter), Untitled launches Bally Hoo, a 1930s-style show and supper club. Tickets are either $75 for a four-course meal and the show or $25 for the show only.
WESTERN SPRINGS—Hit Vie on July 31 for its Shitty Beer Dinner, a multi-course dinner with guests chefs like Justin Large (Big Star), Johnny Anderes (Telegraph), Jared Wentworth (Longman & Eagle) and Paul Fehribach (Big Jones). Tickets are $85 (including beer pairings); reserve by calling 708-246-2082. [EaterWire]
EAST LAKEVIEW—Bow Truss coffee roasters will host a pop-up for Rustic Tart this Saturday between 8:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Swing by for coffee, tarts, pie slices and more. [EaterWire]