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Join WGN Radio 720 AM Mr. Fix-It with Lou Manfredini 
Appearing LIVE on the Ideal Main Stage, January 28

Live broadcast from the Ideal Main Stage 7am-10am on January 28

Join Lou Manfredini  in a live broadcast of the popular "Mr. Fix It" Saturday morning call-in show!     Lou is a regular contributor on NBC's Today Show and WGN-TV's morning news.  Lou also hosts HouseSmarts  on WGN-TV on Saturdays at 4pm and Sundays at 10:30am.  Lou offers great advice on home improvement for homeowners, reviews new products and more!


Need Help with Organizing? Join Mission 2 Organize for Helpful Organizing Tips


Schae Lewis, CPO® & Bahar Partow, Co-founders of Mission 2 Organize
Appearing on the Ideal Main Stage, Jan. 27-28

Schae Lewis  is a Certified Professional Organizer® and a member of the National Association of Professional Organizers.  She co-founded Mission 2 Organize, an urban organizing and concierge service, with her best friend in Chicago almost 7 years ago. Since then, she has organized spaces as unique as a yacht in Florida and as simple as a car in Evanston.  Her work was featured on nationally televised Hoarders on A&E and her “How 2” videos have been viewed on YouTube more than 650,000 times. Schae has shared her organizing wisdom on The Huffington Post and Chicago’s Windy City Live. As the Director of Marketing for NAPO Chicago, Schae conceived and produced their annual De-clutter Drive Thru for charity for four consecutive years. 

Friday Happy Hour from 5:00-8:00pm

Laura Joy- Chicago Singer -Song Writer
​Appearing on Jan. 27

Enjoy Coffeehouse pop with Chicago-based singer-songwriter Laura Joy has been known to quell dark, angry bars full of ornery old Irishmen with her brand of acoustic pop. Drawing comparisons that range from Joni Mitchell to Natalie Merchant, Laura’s percussive finger picking and buoyant voice have graced audiences from as far as the Sun Belt to the streets of Manhattan. Most recently, her song, Takes A While, was voted Best Song of 2015 on NPR WDCB's Folk Festival show.  

Jamal Mayers- Chicago Hockey Champion(2013) and current NHL Anaylst
​Autograph signing on Jan. 28 from Noon-2PM

Don't miss Chicago Hockey Champion (2013) and current NHL Analyst Jamal Mayers will be available to sign autographs on Saturday, Jan. 28 from noon-2pm, courtesy of Renewal by Andersen.

Brian Campbell- Chicago Hockey Champion and #51 Defenseman 
​Autograph signing on Jan. 29 from Noon-2PM


Don't Miss Chicago Hockey Champion (2010) and Current Defenseman Brian Campbell will be available to sign autographs on Sunday, January 29 from noon-2pm, courtesy of Renewal by Andersen.

Celebrity And Experts Speakers-2017

Have A Design Question?  ASK A Designer By Ethan Allen

Join these workshops to learn what are the top design trends, they will provide expert advice and answering all of your design questions. Check Stage schedule for show times.

Phone: 773.293.6800
Fax:      925.208.6800