Friday, June 4, 2010

Hostelling International 10 Year House Party

Announcing Hostelling International Chicago’s 10 Year Open House Party, on Wednesday, June 23rd from 4:30pm-8:00pm! Bring your friends to this FREE event and help us celebrate a decade of bringing the world to Chicago!

What: 10 Year House Party
When: Wednesday, June 23rd from 4:30-8:00pm
Where: HI-Chicago, 24 E Congress Parkway
Why: The 10 Year House Party will celebrate the hostel’s positive impact on tourism in Chicago as well as our strong educational mission for a more peaceful planet. Every year we host over 80,000 overnights and serve travelers from all over the world. Annually we reach 1500 local students through our school classroom-based curricula that teach young people the basic life skills of openmindedness and respect for diverse cultures. In today’s diverse and interconnected world, our mission of cultural understanding is important and impactful.

Event Features:

- Complimentary food donated by South Loop restaurants such as Cafecito, Dairy Queen, Exchequer Pub, Pauly’s Pizza, Tamarind and more.
- World beats spun by DJ Sound Culture and live performances from Tambours Sans Frontieres, Fandanguero, Gingarte Capoeira, and Ahmed Mahmoud.
- Great raffle prizes from STA Travel, Broadway in Chicago, REI, ComedySportz, Metro / Smart Bar, Bobby's Bike Hike, Shoreline Sightseeing and many more.
- Tours of the world’s best large hostel.
- A peek into your future adventures with tarot card readings by Adrienne Nothnagel.

Please come join us in the fun and nurture your wanderlust with friends from near and far!

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