There are three official events for you to attend in Chicago during the presidential inauguration weekend. Take a look.

–compiled by kris williams

1. Presidential Gala

Friday, Jan. 18

8 p.m.

Location: Society Art Gallery, 2140 W. Fulton

Socialize as we wine, dance and toast to President Obama’s victory. Open bar, heavy hors

d’oeuvres and live band.

 

Inauguration of President Barack Obama in 2008.

2. Presidential Brunch

Saturday, Jan. 19

1 p.m.

Location: Parrot Cage @ South Shore Cultural Center, 7059 South Shore Dr.

Dine with young professionals, entrepreneurs, politicos, elected officials and community leaders

as we listen to an inspirational message about President Obama’s historic second campaign.

3. Legends Reception & Trailblazer Awards Ceremony

Sunday, Jan. 20

7 p.m.

Location: Room 43, 1041 E. 43rd

Celebrate this historic day with other Obama enthusiasts from around the Chicago area as

we commemorate a second Presidential Inauguration and honor Chicago legends. Light hors

d’oeuvres and live band.