“First Bites Bash,” the official kickoff event for the 2013 Chicago Restaurant Week, will be held Thursday, Jan. 24 from 6-9 p.m. at Union Station (500 West Jackson Street).
The event, hosted by Henri exec chef Dirk Flanigan, benefits the Bear Necessities Pediatric Cancer Foundation. More than 50 restaurants/chefs will prepare food samples.
Tickets are $95. Business or cocktail party attire is suggested.