What You Need to Do in Chicago Today: Thursday, March 1

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100 Chicago Fundraiser @ WhirlyBall Bucktown: Enjoy games of WhirlyBall and attend a private watch party for the premiere NBC’s “Chicago Fire” episode featuring the venue all for a good cause. Ticket sales and auction proceeds will be given to 100 Club of Chicago that raises money for fallen first responders and their families. Free to attend, $5 to play. 6:30-10 pm, 1825 W. Webster Ave.

5th Anniversary @ Howells & Hood: The Michigan Avenue restaurant and bar (with one of the city’s largest draught selections) celebrates 5 years with a special event for patrons that taps five varieties of Goose Island’s Bourbon County beers, including Bourbon County Stout, Bourbon County Barleywine, Bourbon County Coffee Stout, Bourbon County Proprietor’s Blend and Bourbon County Stout Reserve. Free to attend. Starts at 4 pm, 435 N. Michigan Ave.

Show Us Your Shinola Pop-up @ Talbott Hotel: The premier watchmaker is celebrated in this special pop-up event in the Gallery Room at the Talbott where you can participate in a build-your-own-watch station and shop a selection of leather bags and accessories. Free to attend. 6-8 pm, 20 E. Delaware Pl. RSVP to kgleason@wagstaffworldwide.com

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