This February, Carnivale will take its vibrant bar scene to the next level with a full schedule of live music featuring some of Chicago’s most renowned Latin bands. Every Wednesday from 7:30 PM – 11:00 PM, guests will enjoy live music and entertainment as they indulge in Carnivale’s soulful Latino cuisine and refreshing libations. Admission is free (full schedule available below).
As a pre-music bonus, guests are invited to join Carnivale on Wednesday, February 23 from 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM as the Carnivale University Winter Quarter continues with South American Wine 101. Carnivale Sommelier Rebecca Green will lead this hands-on class featuring wines from Chile, Argentina and more. Guests will visit wine stations from different regions of South America with information about the wines, regions and countries along with paired appetizers created by Executive Chef David Dworshak. Featured wines will include: Chono Reserva Carménère 2008 Maipo Valley, Cucao Pedro Ximenez 2009 Elqui Valley, Gouguenheim Torrontes 2009 and Malma Malbec 2009. The cost is $25 per person, and reservations are required by calling (312) 850-5005.
Skilled composer and trombonist and 2004 Grammy Nominee Angel Melendez along with his quartet will perform on both Wednesday, February 2 and 16. Having played some of the great Chicago venues including The Chicago Symphony Center, Millennium Park’s Pritzker Pavilion, The House of Blues and The Chicago Museum of Contemporary Art, Angel Melendez has grown to become one of the most recognized Latin musicians in Chicago.
FEBRUARY MUSIC SCHEDULE:
Wednesdays: 7:30 PM – 11:00 PM
2/2: Angel Melendez Quartet
2/9: William Gomez Con Cache
2/16: Angel Melendez Quartet
2/23: William Gomez Con Cache
All bands provided by Latin Street Dancing. For more information on the bands, please visit http://www.LatinStreetBands.com.
702 W. Fulton St.
Chicago, IL 60661