Off-Air Events Series 2012-13 Announced

CHICAGO (September 18, 2012) – WBEZ-Chicago and (Chicago Public Media) are thrilled to announce the stations' fifth annual Off-Air Event Series, beginning this October and continuing through June, 2013. The Series kicks off with internationally flavored Chef Battle Royale in West Town on Wednesday, October 24 from 6:30-9:30pm. Extending the listening experience, the four-part series allows public radio listeners and others to come see what they’ve been hearing and celebrate Chicago! This year’s Off-Air Event Series features bigger versions of existing favorites including the Winter Block Party and the Global Activism Expo and adds to the lineup a new, region-wide day of community service.