Three Dots and a Dash
Sip on a tasty tropical drink at one of our favorite retro-cool tiki joints.
Who doesn't love a good tiki bar? Typically outfitted in kitschy decor (think: colorful string lighting, palm-print accents, and umbrellas in your drinks), these spots are always a good time. Any bar that can transport us to a tropical oasis is at the top of our list. So, while the weather is still nice, we did some research into the best tiki locales you can find outside of actual paradise.
Trumpeter and singer-songwriter, Spencer Ludwig, will be at Three Dots and a Dash for Lollapalooza festivities on Saturday, August 5, starting at 9PM. Enjoy a special DJ set by the solo artist who is a former member of the band Capital Cities and has performed with Foster the People, Fitz and the Tantrums, St. Lucia and many more. Reservations are strongly recommended and can be made by visiting threedotschicago.com.
River North might just be the nightlife capital of Chicago. However, this neighborhood has much more to offer than just bars. You could easily spend an entire day here dining, shopping and enjoying the city. Keep reading for your guide to a day in River North that won’t break the bank.
Beverage Directors Kevin Beary and Julian Cox Are Mixing Up Modern
and Updated Classic Tiki Cocktails
Join Three Dots and a Dash and The James Beard Foundation for the inaugural Chicago event of JBF Greens. Enjoy an interactive mixology demonstration with beverage director Julian Cox, sip on tiki-inspired Dos Maderas 5+3 rum cocktails and nosh on Polynesian bites. Guests will also receive signature Three Dots tiki swag. Tickets are $55 for JBF members and $70 for the public. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit threedotschicago.com.