The First Ward Ball

Pocket Guide To Hell Presents

The First Ward Ball

Sun, March 17, 2013

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

The Hideout

Chicago, IL

$10 suggested donation

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The First Ward Ball
The First Ward Ball
Pocket Guide to Hell invites you to an interactive reenactment of the First Ward Ball, the original "lollapalooza." Join the Honorable John "Bathhouse" Coughlin and Michael "Hinky Dink" Kenna as well as assorted members of Chicago's high and low life as they drink, dance, gamble, and engage in political intrigue. Music by Meredith Axelrod, John Geiger, Spears & Gears, and L. Wyatt. Performances by the Chicago Poetry Bordello, Rob Cruz, Jamie Albert, and Bill Savage. Prizes for those who come in 1890s attire.
Venue Information:
The Hideout
1354 W. Wabansia Ave
Chicago, IL, 60642
http://www.hideoutchicago.com