This year’s Debs Dinner is going to be one to remember! With a new location, an exciting dinner menu featuring local culinary creations, a silent auction, a DJ and dance party and more fun tidbits to be announced, you won’t want to miss Chicago DSA’s annual fundraiser. Join us as we celebrate our past, our present and our future at the Letter Carrier’s union hall at 3850 S. Wabash on May 18th!
Doors open at 6 pm for a cocktail hour with DSA activists, our speakers and other guests, with dinner served at 7 pm. You won’t want to miss the event!
The 2018 60th Eugene Debs – Lucy Gonzalez Parsons – A. Philip Randolph Dinner and Dance Party
Join the activists and organizers of the Chicago chapter of the Democratic Socialists of America as we celebrate another year of building democracy and socialism in Chicago! This year our historic dinner will include a delicious menu from Unforgettable Edibles, a cash bar featuring local beers as well as mixed drinks, limited edition posters, t-shirts and buttons for sale and a silent auction with amazing items!
We’re pleased to announce that Rock Island, Illinois’s Fifth Ward Ald and DSA member Dylan Parker will be our keynote speaker!
We’ve got two tiers of tickets this year:
Non-member Banquet: $85
Click here to order your banquet tickets. This ticket gets you into the event at 6 pm, with two drink tickets. Enjoy the sounds of DSA’s own house jazz band during happy hour. A buffet style dinner is served at 7 pm, and awards and speeches begin at 7:45 pm. Enjoy locally baked cupcakes for dessert, and be sure to stick around after the speeches to enjoy a cash bar and DSA’s own DJ Patrick Wilson as we dance the night away (at least until 12:30 am when the Letter Carriers kick us out of their union hall)!
Non-member General Admission: $45
Click here to order your general admission tickets. This ticket gets you into the event at 7:30 pm. Enjoy cupcakes for dessert while you listen to our featured speakers and honorees. Awards and speeches begin at 7:45 pm. Stick around to enjoy the cash bar and DSA’s own DJ Patrick Wilson as we dance the night away (at least until 12:30 am when the Letter Carriers kick us out of their union hall)!