June 1, 2013
7:00pm - 11:00pm
Ticket prices: $45 - $75
National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame
1431 W. Taylor St, Chicago, IL, USA

Event Description

Show your support for Mental Health America of Illinois (MHAI) Fashion-Que. A Fashion-Que? Now we’ve heard it all! Yes, that’s right – MHAI is combining a fashion show with a good ol’ fashioned barbeque. The fashion show on Saturday, June 1, 2013 will highlight looks from local Chicago boutiques. Man-B-Que will prepare an upscale BBQ buffet. DJ Johnny Walker will be mixing beats (not drinks). To raise additional funds for Mental Health America of Illinois, there will be a ‘fashion forward’ silent auction and a grand raffle with the top prize being a 2 night stay at a Tampa, FL resort with a round of golf.

The event and “Diva and Divo” fashion show will be emceed by Marco Foster and Sarah Vargo and will feature a silent auction, grand raffle, music by DJ Intel, food provided by Man-B-Que, Southern Wine and Spirits and Indio beer. Featured boutiques and designers include Natural Born Fighters, Mezlan-Chicago, Hasana, Mary Walter Boutique, Co-Op California, GOCA, Karen Millen, Monarc and more.

General Admission tickets are $45 and include viewing of the fashion show, access to the BBQ buffet, and 2 drink tickets.
VIP tickets are $75 and include VIP fashion show seating, first to BBQ buffet, and unlimited drinks.

About the Organizer

Founded in 1909, Mental Health America of Illinois (MHAI) is a leading non-profit, non-governmental, statewide organization in Illinois concerned with the entire spectrum of mental and emotional disorders. MHAI is dedicated to promoting mental health, working for the prevention of mental illnesses and improving care and treatment for persons suffering from mental and emotional disorders.