Chocolate Lava Cake available on Park Tavern's Restaurant Week Menu.

Chocolate Lava Cake available on Park Tavern's Restaurant Week Menu. (Photo courtesy of Village of Rosemont.)

This weekend is all about food (a brand new restaurant week in Rosemont, all-you-can-eat pancakes for a good cause, even spring beer samples), but don’t miss the Woman’s Club of Evanston’s annual revue that gives back and an environmental film festival returning to Chicago and the surrounding suburbs.

“Reading Between the Lines”

Woman's Club of Evanston: "Reading Between the Lines"

Image courtesy of the Woman’s Club of Evanston.

March 3-4, 9-11
Evanston

The Woman’s Club of Evanston will host their annual WCE Revue to benefit Literature for All of Us both this weekend and next. Members of the WCE and Literature for All of Us will write, direct, choreograph and perform song parodies about social media, current events and more.

One Earth Film Festival

One Earth Film Festival
March 3-12
Various

This environmental film festival returns for its sixth year throughout Chicago and the suburbs. Film topics range from climate change and energy to social justice and transportation.

Pancake Festival

Northbrook Nine Pancake Festival
March 4
Northbrook

This all-you-can-eat pancake festival kicks off the Northbrook Nine season. Guests will receive a free Dairy Queen Blizzard coupon with every breakfast purchased from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., and will also be able to enter a raffle for the chance to win a TV. All proceeds will go to Youth Services Glenview/Northbrook.

Chicago Beer Festival

Ten Ninety Brewing Co.

Glenview’s Ten Ninety Brewing Co. is scheduled to participate in the Chicago Beer Festival. (Photo courtesy of Ten Ninety Brewing Co.)

March 4
Chicago

The Field Museum will host more than 70 breweries offering samples of spring seasonal beers. Plus, attendees will enjoy music, food and select museum exhibits.

MB Financial Park at Rosemont Restaurant Week

Fried Goat Cheese available on Park Tavern's Restaurant Week menu.

Fried Goat Cheese available on Park Tavern’s Restaurant Week menu. (Photo courtesy of Village of Rosemont.)

March 5-12
Rosemont

The first Restaurant Week at MB Financial Park will feature three-course prix fixe menus at restaurants like Bub City, Hofbräuhaus Chicago, Kings Bowl, Park Tavern and Sugar Factory.