The Palmer House Hilton Hotel 17 E. Monroe St. Chicago, Ill. 60603 (312) 739-0120, (312) 902-1500 (tickets) www.joffrey.comTime: 5:15 p.m. dinner Cost: $250-$400, $200 kids
Evening features entertainment, a traditional family-style
meal, and a performance of Robert Joffrey's The
Nutcracker.Guests have the option of attending the
matinee or evening performance. Includes cocktails,
punch, entertainment and special "Creation Stations."