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Yalla Eat! Culinary Walking Tour: Warren Avenue in East Dearborn

Sat, 05/31/2014 - 2:00pm to Sun, 06/01/2014 - 3:45pm
Online registration for May 31 has closed. The May 31 date is sold out.

YallaEat! (Arabic for "Let’s go eat!") is a unique culinary experience. Through a guided walking tour of Warren Avenue in East Dearborn, participants will learn how the Arab American community revitalized the business district starting in the early 1980s by opening approximately 200 new businesses, about half of them food-related.

Tours are free but reservations are required. Reservations will be accepted until each tour date’s 15 slots are occupied or until noon the day prior to the tour.

Tours run approximately two hours; comfortable walking shoes are required.

The tour takes place from 2 to 4 p.m. on the following dates:

Register for this free event online by selecting your desired date in the pull-down menu above left. Or, call 313-582-2266 during regular Museum hours, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday, and noon-5 p.m. on Sunday.