- Date:: Sunday, May 21
- Location:: Kitchen Chicago, 327 North Bell Avenue, Chicago, IL 60612
Taste of Taiwan
Join hundreds of other young professionals from Chicagoland area as we celebrate the Taiwanese heritage with great Taiwanese food, music, open bar & raffle.
Save $30 on TJCCC Annual Membership
A TJCCC Annual Membership worth $30 will be included in your Taste of Taiwan event ticket. As a member, you’ll gain first-hand and discounted access to practical business seminars & social networking events. In addition, you’ll also gain access to our exclusive job board where you’ll be connected to businesses throughout Chicagoland.
The dress code for this event will be semi-formal, but feel free to come fancy!
Select dishes included in this event
割包 (Gua bao/Steamed Pork Sandwich) by 輝月Kizuki
肉羹湯 (Pork Thick Soup) by t.m. Basil
鹽酥雞 (Fried Chicken) by 輝月Kizuki
豆花 (Tofu Pudding) by 南北和 Chinese Cafe
肉圓 (Ba Wan/Taiwanese Mega-Dumpling) by 南北和 Chinese Cafe
章魚小丸子 (Takoyaki) by 輝月Kizuki
滷肉飯 (Braised Pork Rice) by Lotus
雞卷 (Chicken Rolls) by t.m. Basil
炒米粉 (Fried Rice noodles) by t.m. Basil
雪花冰 (Shaved Ice) by 小台北 Taipei Cafe
茶葉蛋 (Tea Egg)
Restaurants (In Alphabetical Order)
南北和 Chinese Cafe
小台北 Taipei Cafe
Our Community Supporters
TACCGC – Taiwanese American Chamber of Commerce of Greater Chicago
KAC-Chicago – Korean American Coalition – Chicago
TAP-Chicago – Chicago Taiwanese American Professionals
Ascene – Chicago’s Guide to the Asian American Community
CAMOC – Chinese-American Museum of Chicago
- Date: Thursday, March 16
- Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
- Place: Patron's Hacienda, 316 West Erie Street, Patron's Hacienda, 316 West Erie Street
TAP (Taiwanese American Professionals), KACC (Korean American Coalition of Chicago), and TJCCC (Taiwanese Junior Chamber of Commerce Chicago) invites you to a joint networking mixer on Thursday, March 16th at Patron’s Chicago in River North. There will be a complimentary “make your own” tacos and nachos bar for attendees. Join us for a night of drinks and fun with TAP, KACC, and TJCCC!
Early bird (available until 3/15) – free
General admission (or at the door) – $5
Other specials during the happy hour event will include:
$6 Don Julio Blanco Luxury Margaritas
$6 Don Julio Anejo Manhattans
$6 Don Julio Blanco Mojitos
$50 Off Bottles
1/2 Price Appetizers
Patron’s Chicago is an authentic Mexican restaurant featuring traditional Mexican dishes, sports cantina showing all of the UFC and Boxing events, and nightclub nights on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. The bar offers specialty cocktails, craft, domestic and imported beers along with hand-selected wines and over 56 varieties of tequila served individually in a flight, or by the bottle.
For more information, please contact:
- Date: Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017
- Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm
- Place: 2Fun Chinese; 905 West Randolph Street
TAP-Chicago cordially invites you to celebrate Chinese Lunar New Year with us at 2Fun Chinese on Thursday, February 23rd! Located within Chicago’s bustling West Loop neighborhood, 2Fun Chinese pairs New Asian fare with Midwestern hospitality for an award-winning concept. 2Fun was recently featured on Chicago Eater Magazine as one of Chicago hottest new restaurants not only because of its scene reputation or stylish guests, but because it has amazing food as well! Don’t miss this chance to mix, mingle and network with new/old friends with us this month!
We are pleased to announce that at this month’s happy hour, we will be teaming up with Chicago’s largest Asian American Fundraiser, Lunar Ball, to raffle off two FREE tickets. Be there to have a chance to attend Lunar Ball on March 25th.
There will be drink specials as well as delicious complementary BBQ Pork Buns and Pickled Cucumbers appetizers passed during the happy hour.
Make sure to register as soon as possible! Early Bird ends Monday February 20th. $5 GA and at the door.
For more information contact:
Yuange Yang | Yang@tapchicago.org
Andrew Huang | Andrew@tapchicago.org
- Date: Thursday, January 26
- Time: 6:00PM - 9:00PM
- Place: Untitled Supper Club; 111 W Kinzie St, Chicago, IL 60654
Happy New Year! We cordially invite you to our January happy hour at Untitled Supper Club. Untitled is a Michelin Chicago restaurant/lounge featuring creative American food & craft cocktails in space with a speakeasy vibe. Don’t miss this opportunity to catch up with TAP friends in the new year. Make sure you RSVP by Thursday January 19th with the FREE Early Bird ticket. General Admission $5 and General Admission at the door $10.
Please RSVP here.
Facebook invite here.
Any questions please contact:
Contact James Lee | James@tapchicago.org
Contact Samantha Chiang | Samantha@tapchicago.org
- Date: Monday, December 12
- Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
- Place: The Godfrey Hotel Chicago; 127 West Huron Street Chicago
Come join TAP-Chicago for our December Mixer @ the Godfrey Hotel on Dec 12th! This industrial-chic independent luxury hotel with a Cubist influenced facade is in the Near North district near the border with River North.
We are also pleased to announce that this will be running our 3rd annual toy drive with Breakthrough Ministries. You can make a difference and help bring smiles to the faces of under privileged children in Chicago. So start off the holiday season the right way with good friends and for a good cause.
COST: FREE with new, unwrapped toy ($10-$25 value) OR Early Bird = $5 donation to toy fund in advance before Dec 8th OR General Admission = $10 donation to toy fund at the door.
More information on Facebook.
- Date: Monday, December 28
- Time: 6:30PM - 10:00PM
- Place: United Center; 1901 W Madison St, Chicago
Calling out all TAP basketball fans! TAP will be attending the Brooklyn Nets @ Chicago Bulls game on Wednesday, December 28th. We are buying the tickets in bulk so that is why we are getting such a steep discount! This is a must attend exclusive event to see Jeremy Lin in action against our Bulls team. Space is already filling up, so do register before the December 21st deadline! Keep your ticket stub and receive a free Big Mac from McDonalds if the Bulls score 100 points or more! You will be required to pay in advance via Eventbrite.
- Date: Wednesday, November 30
- Time: 7:00PM - 10:00PM
- Place: AMC River East 21; 322 E Illinois St, Chicago, AMC River East 21; 322 E Illinois St, Chicago
Join members of TAP-Chicago’s Cultural Committee for a special screening of The Assassin, the film that won acclaimed Taiwanese Director Hou Hsiao-Hsien the Best Director Award at Cannes Film Festival in 2015. The Assassin also won the 2016 Asian Film Award for Best Film, Best Director, and Best Actress.
Described as “ravishingly beautiful” and “masterful” by critics, the film is an artistic interpretation of the historical martial arts film genre. Here’s your chance to see this visually stunning film on a big-screen.
The film is presented by Asian Pop-Up Cinema, a organization dedicated to bringing the best of contemporary Asian cinema to the general public. For more information and to see the trailer:
TAP-Chicago will organize food and drinks afterwards for attendees.
Tickets are usually $13, but TAP-Chicago members can receive a special discount of $10.49 by purchasing a ticket here: https://
Any questions please contact Amanda Lao, firstname.lastname@example.org
- Date: Friday, November 11
- Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
- Place: Vertigo Sky Lounge; 1 W. Erie St. Chicago
Join TAP-Chicago & Breakthrough Ministries as we host another networking mixer at Chicago’s premiere party lounge and bar! Vertigo Sky Lounge has been on Conde Nast Traveler’s Hot List since 2009 and ranked in the top 3 Hotel Bars of the Year in 2012 by the Nightclub Bar Awards. Free appetizers and awesome drink specials! Don’t miss this chance to mingle and network with new/old friends and do some good for those in need!
This year, we will be partnering with Breakthrough Ministries for a canned food drive.
Cost: Free ticket in advance with 2 canned items and early registration or $5 early registration via Eventbrite by Wednesday, November 9th at 5 PM.
Otherwise, $5 ticket with 2 canned items or $10 at the door.
Getting there: Grand or Chicago stop Red Line; and #22 Clark, #125 Water Tower Express, #36 Broadway CTA buses; Limited street parking.
- Date: Sunday, November 13
- Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
- Place: Little Lamb Hot Pot; 2201 S Wentworth Ave. Chicago
Winter is almost here! Let’s stay warm and get together for some hot pot at Little Lamb Hot Pot this Sunday (Nov 13th) from 7pm until 9pm, located at 2201 s Wentworth.
Cost: $19 per person, which includes tax and tip and free fountain drinks. Buy your tickets now on Eventbrite!
**Only way to ensure your attendance is purchasing a ticket through Eventbrite! Event is limited to 25 people.**
Menu: preselected dishes include:
+supreme lamb slices
+supreme ribeye slices
+swai fish fillet
+shrimp head on
+baby bok choy
+mung bean sheet jelly
In either a mushroom broth or spicy ma-la broth.
- Date: Friday, October 14
- Time: 6:00PM - 9:00PM
- Place: Prime & Provisions Steakhouse; 222 N LaSalle St, Chicago, IL
Join TAP-Chicago and celebrate the Fall season at our October mixer on Friday, October 14th! From the team behind Siena Tavern, Bar Siena, and Public House, Prime & Provisions is the new it spot on the edge of River North and the Loop.
Each guest will receive one complementary drink. Additionally, there will be delicious passed appetizers like bacon prime rib sliders, chicken bites, and a vegetarian option.
Register on Eventbrite at https://tapprimeandprovisions.eventbrite.com/
Cost: FREE Sponsored Ticket, courtesy of Merry Richards Jewelers, until October 10th
$5 Discounted Early Bird Ticket, until October 12th
$10 General Admission & At the Door, if space remains
More about the Venue
Located in a nearly 100 year old building Prime & Provisions creates an experience that connects you with the sophistication and glamour of the era in which the building was constructed. P&P is the first Chicago steakhouse to source product that is humanely raised and never exposed to hormones, antibiotics, or pesticides. Also, feel free to stay after the event to enjoy their famous Old Fashioneds which pair perfectly with a cigar in the outdoor cigar lounge.
More about our Sponsor
Known throughout Chicagoland for their philosophy of impeccable, personalized customer service, Merry Richards Jewelers offers a wonderful array of elegant designs using the finest diamonds and gemstones. http://www.merryrichardsjewelers.com/