Iconic East Side cocktail lounge Vitucci's will reopen for one evening to host a Fall Festival. The party takes place Friday, Oct. 2 from 5 to 8 p.m.
After an 85-year run, Vitucci's, 1832 E. North Ave., officially closed in November of 2019. However, according to Mike Vitucci of Illinois (not to be confused with his cousin, Mike Vitucci of Milwaukee), the family has been unable to sell the business, so they are hosting this pop-up event – and possibly others – in the future.
"We have no plans to reopen permanently at this point, and the building is still for sale," says Vitucci.
Vitucci's Fall Festival will feature a limited drink menu and wood-fired pizzas by Flour Girl & Flame. The indoor/outdoor event will follow city guidelines which require masks and social distancing, according to Vitucci.
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