The Wabash Lights ( is the brainchild of co-founders Jack C. Newell, a filmmaker, and Seth Unger, a designer. Together with a board of local civic and business leaders (including Kickstarter founder Charles Adler), they’ve created what will be the biggest public art installation in the Midwest. As The Wabash Lights enters the next phase of realization, they are planning their annual fundraiser event called LIGHTBASH, taking place on October 24:

  • What: LIGHTBASH will feature music, interactive light activations, demonstrations, hors d’oeuvres, an open cocktail bar and more to be announced!
    • Date/Time: Thursday, October 24, 2019, 6pm–9pm
    • Location: Ovation Chicago, 2324 W Fulton St Chicago, IL 60642
    • Tickets + Info:

Hope you can make it!