WELCOME TO THE CHICAGO CHINATOWN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
2015 Miss Friendship Ambassador Pageant
Congratulations to all of our beautiful Miss Friendship Ambassador Pageant contestants. They were ALL winners, appearing in gorgeous dresses, swimsuits and performing amazing talents. The results of the Miss Friendship Ambassador pageant are as follows:
2016 Miss Friendship Ambassador – Kelly Yee Uchima
1st Runner Up – Jessica Kung
2nd Runner Up – Victoria Ng
Miss Congeniality – Christine Vi
Miss Photogenic – Loriann Wang
Congratulations to our winners!
Member SpotlightThe month of November features: Chicago Helicopter Experience.To view our previous member spotlights, please visit our Member Spotlight Page.If you are member or interested in becoming a member and wish to be featured in our Member Spotlight, please give us a call at (312) 326- 5320.
Chicago Chinatown Chamber of Commerce welcomes its newest members: here.
More information coming soon !
Chicago Helicopter ExperienceChicago Helicopter Experience is celebrating the holiday season from 11/27-1/3 with special helicopter tours! The tours will feature stunning views of the city’s beautiful skyline lit up with holiday lights along the Magnificent Mile, Zoolights at Lincoln Park Zoo and at Millenium Park. And to make your family’s ride more special, Santa will make a surprise visit every weekend throughout the holiday season to pilot the holiday light tours so kids of all ages can fly with him and tell him their holiday wishes! For more information, go here
Learn more about Chicago Helicopter Tours on our Member Spotlight page.
Goodman TheatreExperience A Christmas Carol at Goodman Theatre
November 14 – December 27
Celebrate the most wonderful time of the year with A Christmas Carol – Chicago’s favorite holiday tradition, now in its 38th extraordinary year!
“There’s no better way to get into the holiday spirit” (Chicago Sun-Times) than experiencing the joy of Charles Dickens’ timeless tale of hope and redemption – now featuring more stage magic and surprises than ever! Join Ebenezer Scrooge as he journeys through his past, present and future to discover the importance of friendship and love. Filled with jubilant musical numbers, dazzling costumes and hilarious “Bah Humbugs,” A Christmas Carol delivers a spectacle-filled holiday treat” (Daily Herald).
Visit Goodman Theatre’s website or call 312.443.3800 and get your tickets today!
Share the holiday cheer by bringing your friends and family – and SAVE on the magical experience! Group savings available for 15+. For info, contact Groups@GoodmanTheatre.org or call 312.443.3820.
Blue Man GroupBlue Man Group Chicago is offering Chinatown Chamber of Commerce friends and supporters a special $20 off tickets to their performances through December 24, 2015. Blue Man Group combines music, technology and comedy to create an innovative and entertaining show perfect for all ages. You must experience it for yourself! To take advantage of this offer, be sure to use this link.
Asian Pop-Up CinemaAsian Pop-Up Cinema continues it’s inaugural season with two upcoming films in December. The Chicago premier of Only You, a Chinese remake of a “Tomei-Downey” romantic comedy will be featured on Wednesday December 2nd at 7:30 pm at the AMC River East 21 Theatre. Closing Night, December 4th, will feature the U.S. Premier of Poison Berry In My Brain directed by Yuichi Sato. This will take place at 7:00 pm at the Wilmette Theatre. For information about these films and Sophia’s Choice, go to www.asianpopupcinema.org.
Chicago’s Best Asian: Chiu Quon BakeryOur member, Chiu Quon Bakery was recently featured on “Chicago’s Best”. To view the article, please visit Chicago’s Best website . To learn more about Chiu Quon Bakery, you can visit their website here.
15 Reasons to Visit Chicago in 2015Be part of something bigger than yourself. Plan your epic adventure today. http://bit.ly/ChicagoEpic #ChicagoEpic @ChooseChicago Also Check out the Choose Chicago Spring Summer Guide.
Chicago’s Chinatown is FlourishingA nice article on Chicago’s Chinatown.