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Clothes Minded’s 40th Anniversary
What: The Bucktown boutique celebrates four decades with 20 percent off everything, gift certificates for the first 40 customers on Saturday and Sunday, gift bags with 40 treats inside, and other enticements.
Why: Shopping local is here to stay.
When: Sat., 11 a.m.-6:30 p.m.; Sun., noon-5 p.m.
Where: 1735 N. Damen Ave., b/t St. Paul Ave. & Willow St. (773-227-3402).
Provenance Annual Spirits Tasting
What: Craft producers spike your day with samples of mixers, whiskey, wine, gin, and more.
Why: Koval, Death’s Door, Few, Letherbee, North Shore, Journeyman, Jo Snow Syrups, and Hum.
When: Sun., 3 & 6 p.m. (Offerings differ in each time slot.)
Where: The Grafton, 4530 N. Lincoln Ave., b/t Wilson & Sunnyside Aves. Tickets ($10) at brownpapertickets.com or at the door (as available).
Post 27 Store Closing Sale
What: Enjoy the West Town home store until it shutters (its online shop will stay open), with savings on furniture, lighting, art, accessories, and too many other cool things to name.
Why: Owner Angela Finney-Hoffman’s next step is expanding her design studio to include custom furniture, commercial and residential interior design, and event design.
When: Thru Nov. 21. Thurs.-Sat., 11 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sun., noon-5 p.m.
Where: 1818 W. Grand Ave., at Wood St. (312-829-6122).
Marwen’s Seventh Annual Art Fair
What: Hundreds of artworks, from paintings to sculptures to photographs, created by students and staff at the nonprofit supporting underserved youth.
Why: Artists donate half their proceeds to Marwen’s free programs focused on visual arts training, college prep, and career development.
When: Fri., 6:30-10:30 p.m.
Where: 833 N. Orleans St., at Chicago Ave. (312-944-2418). Tickets ($30) available Thursday at marwen.org or at the door ($40).
HB Home Bistro’s Fall Menu
What: Chef de cuisine Victor Morenz’s earthy braises, hearty stews, and satisfying comfort food make the cold snap easier to swallow.
Why: Pan-seared Maple Leaf Farms duck breast with buttered baby turnips, acorn squash puree, and spaetzle topped with maple-orange-chile sauce.
When: Tues.-Thurs., 5:30-10 p.m.; Fri. & Sat., 5-10:30 p.m.; Sun., 5-9 p.m.
Where: 3404 N. Halsted St., at Roscoe St. (773-661-0299).
Photo: Courtesy of Clothes Minded