Wed February 21, 2024
FITZGERALDS Presents:
ORGANIZED CRIME IN CHICAGO DURING PROHIBITION! a Presentation with Mob Historian John Binder. Special Guest Joel Paterson leads a 1930s style swing band before and after!

John Binder

Joel Paterson
Show: 7:00 pm Doors: 6:00 pm
FITZGERALDS NIGHTCLUB
$20 - $22
Ages 21 and Up
Additional Info

FITZGERALDS NIGHTCLUB PRESENTS:

ORGANIZED CRIME IN CHICAGO DURING PROHIBITION:
a Presentation with Mob Historian John Binder.

$20 General Admission Seat / Reserved Tables Available

Join us for an evening with Mob Historian John Binder and history presentation on organized crime in Chicago during Prohibition. Doors at 6pm with period-appropriate LIVE MUSIC featuring JOEL PATERSON, followed by the presentation at 7pm, and another live music set to finish up. 

More about the speaker/author:
John Binde conducts the Chicago Prohibition Gangster Tour and the Oak Park River Forest Gangster Tour. John is the author of two books on the subject, The Chicago Outfit and Al Capone’s Beer Wars, which are available through traditional and online booksellers. He also has a large collection of original police mug shots and other photos related to the history of crime (The John Binder Collection), which are regularly licensed by authors and filmmakers for use in their work.  

 

Grab dinner before the show at BABYGOLD BARBECUE
Or enjoy full service dining inside the club when doors open.

***PARKING***
There is rather limited street parking in the area, we recommend arriving by rideshare, bicycle, or rickshaw.  

***AGE RESTRICTIONS***
21+, minors admitted with guardian

Artists
John Binder
Joel Paterson