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CHICAGO COSTUME AND EL MARIACHI PRESENT DAY OF THE DEAD HALLOWEEN FASHION SHOW

El Mariachi Tequila Bar is proud to be the official host of Chicago Costume’s 7th annual Halloween Fashion Show. The show will take place on El Mariachi’s heated patio and will feature Day of the Dead themed costumes, body paint designs and more.

 

 

Chicago Costume is the city’s go-to spot for this year’s best Halloween costumes with five seasonal locations and two year-round locations. Managers Courtland and Erin Hickey have put together an array of costumes for their 7th consecutive fashion show, which will showcase the season’s trendiest costume wear. “We are thrilled to have this year’s show at El Mariachi Tequila Bar,” said Hickey. “This year’s costumes will be Mucho Caliente!”

 

The evening’s event will be held from 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. on El Mariachi’s patio with Halloween inspired Don Julio cocktails to offer to guests. The event will be free upon entrance and there will be a cash bar throughout the night with $5 Margaritas.

 

WHEN:    Wednesday, October 22, 7 p.m. –                       10 p.m. 

 

COST:      General admission is                                         complimentary, there will be a cash bar and $5 Margaritas

 

WHERE:  EL MARIACHI TEQUILA BAR

3906 N. Broadway St.

Chicago, IL 60613

773.549.2932

About Chicago Costume:

Chicago Costume, has been outfitting Chicago in brilliant costumes since 1976, and can fully customize any costume from a one-person performance to an entire corporate event. The staff can e-mail photos of the available rental costumes and help customize a wardrobe for any event or party (chicagocostume@gmail.com). Special arrangements can be made to meet quick turnaround requests, and wide a variety of sizes are available. Contact (773) 528-1264 for questions, rentals or to find the nearest location, with six additional seasonal locations coming in October. Online shopping and photos of their costumes available at www.chicagocostume.com. All store locations will have extended business hours throughout October.

Chicago Costume Year Round Locations:

1120 West Fullerton

4247 West Montrose

 

Chicago Costume Seasonal Locations:

3641 N. Halsted

1348 N. Milwaukee

5123 N. Clark

1338 S. Halsted

2300 N. Clybourn

 

About Mariachi Group:

Mariachi Hospitality Group has evolved from what began as a 10-table restaurant in East Lakeview in 1996, founded by the family patriarch Antonio Estrada. The family currently owns and operates four unique concepts in the area: Revolucion Mexican Steakhouse, El Mariachi Restaurant and El Mariachi Tequila Bar & Grill and Tutto Fresco Trattoria. The Estrada family takes pride in their commitment to freshness, evolution, authenticity and, most importantly, family. 

CHICAGO COSTUME ANNOUNCES FALL 2014 HOT COSTUMES

This Halloween season, Chicagoans can choose from a variety of costumes, new, one of a kind creations and vintage, perfectly customized for any festivity. From trick-or-treaters to partygoers, Chicago Costume will transform looks from head to toe with costumes, masks, wigs and specialty makeup.

Chicago Costume Store Front

 

Costume King of Chicago, Courtland Hickey previews the hot costumes for 2014, with years of experience to back him. “This year we have a variety of new costumes coming into play, including, Adults and kids princesses from Frozen, ladies my little pony and care bears, Cosplay Superhero, Pharrell’s hat, Orange is the new Black, and most recently Joan Rivers and Mrs. Doubtfire inspired costumes.”

Chicago Costume prides itself on its huge selection of costumes and accessories for women, men and children. Costumes for purchase range from $20 – $150, while rentals range from $65 – $150 (with an additional $100 refundable deposit). Chicago Costume carries unique costume brands and products not found at any other, including makeup and have an abnormally large selection of masquerade style masks, and deluxe costumes for kids and adults.

Chicago Costume has been outfitting Chicago in brilliant costumes since 1976, and can fully customize any costume from a one-person performance to an entire corporate event. The staff can e-mail photos of the available rental costumes and help customize a wardrobe for any event or party (chicagocostume@gmail.com).

Power Ranger CostumeSpecial arrangements can be made to meet quick turnaround requests, and a wide variety of sizes are available. Contact 773.528.1264 for questions, rentals or to find the nearest location, with five additional seasonal locations coming in October. Online shopping and photos of costumes are available at www.chicagocostume.com. All store locations will have extended business hours throughout October.

Stay tuned for upcoming Chicago Costume happenings this October, including the annual pumpkin-carving contest for kids of all ages and the much-anticipated Fashion Show event.

CHICAGO COSTUME YEAR ROUND LOCATIONS:

www.chicagocostume.com (full selection of sales and rentals)

1120 W. Fullerton Ave. (773) 528-1264

4727 W. Montrose Ave. (773) 282-1264

CHICAGO COSTUME SEASONAL LOCATIONS:

Andersonville

Boystown

Downtown Chicago

Lincoln Park

Wicker Park

CHICAGO COSTUME PUMPKIN CARVING AT WHOLE FOODS MARKET®

Chicago Costume will host a Pumpkin Carving Event at Whole Foods Market in Lincoln Park on Sunday, October 20. Families are invited to carve pumpkins while enjoying snacks and refreshments in the bar and stage area from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. The first 50 kids to pre-register with Whole Foods Market at MW.KBS.MARKETING@WHOLEFOODS.COM will receive a free pumpkin.

Chicago Costume has been outfitting Chicago in brilliant costumes since 1976, and can fully customize any costume from a one-person performance to an entire corporate event. The staff will provide photos of costumes and help customize for any event or party (chicagocostume@gmail.com). Special arrangements can be made to meet quick turnaround requests, and wide a variety of sizes are available.

Online shopping and photos of all costumes are available at www.chicagocostume.com. All store locations will have extended business hours throughout October.

WHEN:

Sunday, October 20, 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

 

COST:

Free; includes pumpkin, carving kit, refreshments and snacks

 

RESERVE:

Open to the public, but parents are asked to pre-register with Whole Foods Market at MW.KBS.MARKETING@WHOLEFOODS.COM to receive a free pumpkin

 

WHERE:

Whole Foods Market Lincoln Park

1550 N Kingsbury Street

Chicago, IL 60642

312.587.0648

 

CHICAGO COSTUME YEAR ROUND LOCATIONS:

www.chicagocostume.com

(full selection of sales and rentals)

1120 W. Fullerton Ave.

(773) 528-1264

HOURS: Monday – Saturday 10:00am – 8:00pm, Sunday 11:00am – 7:00pm

 

4727 W. Montrose Ave.

(773) 282-1264

HOURS: Monday-Friday 10:00am – 8:00pm, Saturday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm, Sunday

12:00pm – 6:00pm

 

About Whole Foods Market®
Founded in 1980 in Austin, Texas, Whole Foods Market (
wholefoodsmarket.com, NASDAQ: WFM) is the leading natural and organic food retailer. As America’s first national certified organic grocer, Whole Foods Market was named “America’s Healthiest Grocery Store” by Health magazine. The company’s motto “Whole Foods, Whole People, Whole Planet”™ captures its mission to ensure customer satisfaction and health, Team Member excellence and happiness, enhanced shareholder value, community support and environmental improvement. Thanks to the company’s nearly 60,000 Team Members, Whole Foods Market has been ranked as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For” in America by FORTUNE magazine for 14 consecutive years. In fiscal year 2010, the company had sales of more than $9 billion and currently has more than 300 stores in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom.

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AMERICAN JUNKIE AND CHICAGO COSTUME PRESENT “LOST IN SPACE” HALLOWEEN FASHION SHOW

American Junkie is proud to be the official host of Chicago Costume’s 5th Annual Halloween Fashion Show. The show will take place at American Junkie’s upstairs terrace and will feature space-themed costumes, body paint designs and a live performance by up-and-coming British musical artist, Natalia Kills.

Chicago Costume is the city’s go-to spot for this year’s best Halloween costumes with four seasonal locations in Wicker Park, River North, UIC and the Loop. Managers Courtland and Erin Hickey have put together an array of cosmic costumes for their 5th consecutive fashion show, which will showcase the season’s trendiest costume wear. “We are thrilled to have this year’s show at American Junkie,” said Hickey. “Having the models walk down the runway during the live performance will make this year’s preview event the best yet.”

Kills, who is often compared to well-known artists Lady Gaga and Katy Perry, has a unique sound that includes a mix of the theatrical dance-pop, 1940s film noir and the electro-gloom of Depeche Mode. She released her debut album Perfectionist in 2011 and was accompanied by four singles; “Mirrors”, “Wonderland”, “Free” and “Kill My Boyfriend”. Kills released her second album Trouble in 2013.

A VIP reception will be held from 7 p.m. – 8 p.m. at American Junkie’s upstairs terrace with passed appetizers and specialty Halloween themed cocktails created by mixologist Tony Potempa. VIP tickets can be purchased in advance online for $25 each and include early entry and three drink tickets.

WHEN:          Wednesday October 9; 7 p.m. – 10 p.m.COST:            $25 VIP Ticket (includes complimentary appetizers and three drink tickets)General admission is complimentary

RESERVE:   Tickets available online: www.lostinspace-aj.eventbrite.com

WHERE:      

AMERICAN JUNKIE
15 W Illinois St.
Chicago IL, 60654
AmericanJunkieChi.com
(312) 239-0995
@ChicagoJunkie

INTERVIEW OPPORTUNITIES: Photo and interview opportunities with Natalia Kills

About American Junkie
American Junkie, located on Illinois St., is Chicago’s favorite All-American restaurant and entertainment venue. The 600-seat complex sprawls over 17,000 square feet on two floors, with a retractable roof on the second floor. Everything in the space from the drafts to the décor is “Made in America”. American Junkie is the perfect place to watch a game with 34 flat screen TVs and the largest seamless television in the Midwest measuring eight by 16 feet. Both floors feature live entertainment ranging from Blues to Rock’n’Roll and Country. The restaurant offers brunch, lunch, dinner and late night menus designed by Executive Chef Kendal Duque. The menus feature fresh greens, lean proteins, homemade pastas and twists on Chicago classics.

 

About Chicago Costume

Chicago Costume, has been outfitting Chicago in brilliant costumes since 1976, and can fully customize any costume from a one-person performance to an entire corporate event. The staff can e-mail photos of the available rental costumes and help customize a wardrobe for any event or party (chicagocostume@gmail.com). Special arrangements can be made to meet quick turnaround requests, and wide a variety of sizes are available. Contact (773) 528-1264 for questions, rentals or to find the nearest location, with six additional seasonal locations coming in October. Online shopping and photos of their costumes available at www.chicagocostume.com. All store locations will have extended business hours throughout October.

 

 

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Last year’s show: http://youtu.be/zCEZ_OmuaAA

CHICAGO COSTUME ANNOUNCES FALL 2013 HOT COSTUMES

This Halloween season, Chicagoans can choose from a variety of costumes, new, one of a kind creations and vintage, perfectly customized for any festivity. From trick-or-treaters to partygoers, Chicago Costume will transform looks from head to toe with costumes, masks, wigs and specialty makeup.

General Manager, Courtland Hickey previews the hot costumes for 2013, with years of experience to back him. “This year we have a variety of new costumes coming into play, ranging from Game of Thrones costumes and wigs to Disney princess characters. For Halloween themed parties, Great Gatsby is setting precedent. Other costumes include: animal costumes and masks, Miley Cyrus and Robin Thicke, Duck Dynasty, DIY looks (tutus, leotards, tights, and wigs are all in stock), superheros and ironman, Despicable Me, Breaking Bad, and Day of the Dead looks.”

Chicago Costume prides itself on its huge selection of costumes and accessories for women, men and children. Costumes for purchase range from $20 – $150, while rentals range from $65 to $150 (with an additional $100 refundable deposit). Chicago Costume carries unique costume brands not found at other local costume stores and online, including professional theatrical makeup and deluxe costumes for kids and adults.

Chicago Costume has been outfitting Chicago in brilliant costumes since 1976, and can fully customize any costume from a one-person performance to an entire corporate event. The staff can e-mail photos of the available rental costumes and help customize a wardrobe for any event or party (chicagocostume@gmail.com).

Special arrangements can be made to meet quick turnaround requests, and a wide variety of sizes are available. Contact (773) 528-1264 for questions, rentals or to find the nearest location, with four additional seasonal locations coming in October. Online shopping and photos of their costumes available at www.chicagocostume.com. All store locations will have extended business hours throughout October. Photos are available upon request.

CHICAGO COSTUME YEAR ROUND LOCATIONS:
www.chicagocostume.com (full selection of sales and rentals)

1120 W. Fullerton Ave. (773) 528-1264

HOURS: Monday – Wednesday 10:00am – 7:00pm, Thursday – Friday 10:00am – 8:00pm,
Saturday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm, Sunday 12:00pm – 5:00pm (open later closer to Halloween)

4727 W. Montrose Ave., (773) 282-1264

HOURS: Monday-Friday 10:00am – 8:00pm, Saturday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm, Sunday
12:00pm – 5:00pm (open later closer to Halloween)

CHICAGO COSTUME SEASONAL LOCATIONS:
1459 N. Milwaukee

219 W. Chicago

1241 S. Halsted

332 S. Michigan

About Chicago Costume
Chicago Costume, has been outfitting Chicago in brilliant costumes since 1976, and can fully customize any costume from a one-person performance to an entire corporate event. The staff can e-mail photos of the available rental costumes and help customize a wardrobe for any event or party (chicagocostume@gmail.com). Special arrangements can be made to meet quick turnaround requests, and wide a variety of sizes are available. Contact (773) 528-1264 for questions, rentals or to find the nearest location, with six additional seasonal locations coming in October. Online shopping and photos of their costumes available at www.chicagocostume.com. All store locations will have extended business hours throughout October.

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CHICAGO COSTUME AT COMIC CONVENTION

Chicago Costume has been selling at the convention since 2011, and will continue to highlight their sales at this weekend’s annual convention. Their selling items include, superhero and comic book character costumes, and movie replica props. 

 Chicago Costume rents character costumes and can create custom made costumes  for cosplayers who want to dress up for the convention. In addition, they will have  fully costumed models at the event to pose with attendees. They have a retail booth  at the convention and will be there all four days. Chicago Costume General  Manager, Courtland Hickey has been part of the convention for  several  years  now and says, “Wizard World is the quintessential comic book convention in  Chicago  where everyone dresses in costume.” 

Where:    Rosemont Convention Center

9301 Bryn Mawr Ave.

Rosemont, IL 60018

www.wizardworld.com/home-ch.html

When:      Thursday, August 8 – Sunday, August 11

CHICAGO COSTUME YEAR ROUND LOCATIONS:

www.chicagocostume.com

1120 W. Fullerton Ave. (773) 528-1264

4727 W. Montrose Ave., (773) 282-1264

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 About Chicago Costume   Chicago Costume, has been outfitting Chicago in brilliant costumes since 1976, and can fully customize any costume from a one-person performance to an entire corporate event. The staff can e-mail photos of the available rental costumes and help customize a wardrobe for any event or party (chicagocostume@gmail.com). Special arrangements can be made to meet quick turnaround requests, and wide a variety of sizes are available. Contact (773) 528-1264 for questions, rentals or to find the nearest location, with six additional seasonal locations coming in October. Online shopping and photos of their costumes available at www.chicagocostume.com. All store locations will have extended business hours throughout October.

 

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