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10th Annual Father’s Day Bike Ride @ Eli's Cheesecake Bakery Cafe
Jun 15 @ 1:45 pm

For website eventLooking for some outdoor fun on Father’s Day? Look no further then the Father’s Day Bike Ride hosted by The Eli’s Cheesecake Company!
Held on Father’s Day, the fun is set to begin around 10 am and will wind through Wright College and Portage Park Communities. The ride itself is 12 miles long, with a stop at Portage Park for a water break and there will be a free continental breakfast beforehand. Helmets are not required, but are recommended.

Registration Form

To register, please click the link above or contact Sharon Mrowiec at
773-308-7015 by Friday, June 13th!
Eli’s Cheesecake Bakery Cafe
6701 West Forest Preserve Drive

Taste of Chicago @ Grant Park
Jul 9 – Jul 14 all-day

without layersJoin Eli’s for the 34th Annual Taste of Chicago!
Visit our Booth (#16 on the corner of Jackson and Columbus) for a cool and refreshing slice of cheesecake or our favorite Dippers!
Eli’s Big Cake will be at Buckingham Fountain on Saturday, July 12th at 1pm with Special Guests Jeff and Spencer Tweedy:
Acclaimed musician and home town favorite Jeff Tweedy and his son Spencer (on drums) have formed the new band called Tweedy. Be among the first to hear songs from their soon to be released album Sukierae at Saturday night’s concert at Taste.
Eli’s Executive Pastry Chef, Laurel Boger, will be doing a demonstration at 11:30am on Saturday, July 12th at the In The Kitchen with Mariano’s Cooking Stage. Come by to learn about Eli’s NEW Vegan Cheesecakes, what goes in to making a 1,000 pound cheesecake and more!

National Cheesecake Week Celebration @ Eli's Cheesecake Bakery Cafe
Jul 30 – Aug 3 all-day













Wednesday, July 30th: National Cheesecake Day
• The Eli’s Cheesecake Mobile will be out on the street giving away FREE cheesecake around Chicagoland! Follow us on Twitter @ElisCheesecake or #ElisMobile to find out where the Cheesecake Mobile will be throughout the day
Tentative Cheesecake Mobile Schedule (times are approximate and subject to change)
10:30am–  Jefferson Park
12:30pm– NBC Park
2:00pm– Seneca Park
• Meet and Greet Eli’s Big Slice Mascot from 8am-10am
• Enjoy a free slice of Eli’s Cheesecake..a different flavor every hour! 9am-6pm
• Passport to Eli’s Cheesecake World. Visit each cheesecake station. When your passbook is complete, spin and win the Eli’s Cheesecake Prize Wheel.

Thursday, July 31st: Farmer’s Market & Artisan Vendor Fair
• Farmer’s Market, 7am-1pm – fresh produce, handmade crafts & more.
• Meet several Eli’s Artisan Vendors 8am-1pm
• Free Social Media Breakfast Meet-up. Reservations required, call 773-308-7000. Starts 8am.
• Enjoy free cheesecake samples from 9am – 3pm
• Live performance by The Happiness Club and After School Matters, 12-1pm

Friday, August 1st: Music on the Patio
• Live music and a FREE Cheesecake Buffet 3-5pm
• Do-it-yourself Dipper Topping Bar 11am-1pm
• Big Store Sale with special sale! Different feature dessert on sale hourly

Saturday, August 2nd: Customer Appreciation Day
• FREE Cheesecake Samples 9am-6pm
• Cheesecake games for the whole family – cheesecake bingo, cheesecake hoola hoop, and a cheesecake walk 10am-6pm
• Free customization or decoration on cheesecakes with purchase & DIY Dipper Topping Bar 11a-2p
• Big Store Sale with special sale! Different feature dessert on sale hourly
• Meet and Greet Eli’s Big Slice Mascot 10am-3pm.

Sunday, August 3rd: Classic Car Show, 10am – 3pm
• Classic Car Show benefitting New Horizon Center for the Disabled 10am-3pm
• Grilled lunch for sale, 11am– 3pm
• Live DJ
• Meet and Greet Eli’s Big Slice Mascot 11am-2pm & Photo op with the Eli’s Cheesecake Mobile 10am-5pm

Eli’s & Wright College’s Farmer’s Market @ Eli's Cheesecake Bakery Cafe
Aug 7 @ 7:00 am – 1:00 pm

8-7-14Fresh fruits and vegetables from Nichol’s Farm and the Chicago High School of Agricultural Sciences, as well as hand crafts, flowers, and more will be available for purchase. Vendors include Cooper Farm, Elena’s Jewelry, New Horizon’s, Baby Stuff, Underground Soap Bakery, and Tree of Life Designs.

FREE Continental Breakfast from 7am – 10am with $5 market purchase.

Lunch on the Grill will be served from 11am – 1pm.
Menu includes:
Greek Style Marinated Breast of Chicken skewer – served on seasoned Grilled Pita, topped  with Dilled Cucumber and Tomato Salad, and  Tzaziki sauce
Hamburgers and Cheeseburgers
Jumbo hot dogs
Sides: Grilled Market Corn-Mexican Style

National S’Mores Day @ Eli's Cheesecake Bakery Cafe
Aug 10 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm

Smore-CookieBuy One, Get One FREE S’mores Cookie!

One day only, 11am-5pm. Available in-store only at Eli’s Cheesecake Bakery Cafe