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Gastro Obscura Vending Machine

October 23, 2021 1:00 PM

Doors Open: 12:30 PM
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FREE RSVP: $0.00

FREE RSVP Public Onsale: October 9, 2021 4:02 PM to October 23, 2021 1:00 PM

Gastro Obscura Vending Machine

This fall Atlas Obscura is promoting the launch of our much-anticipated culinary book Gastro Obscura: A Food Adventurer's Guide and will be touring a custom vending machine featuring the book alongside other rare and unusual food and drink items from around the world.

Chicago Event:

We’re bringing the Gastro Obscura vending machine to Chicago’s historic Hideout (c. 1934) for its Midwest debut on Saturday, October 23 from 1:00 - 4:00pm. Atlas Obscura co-founder and co-author Dylan Thuras will be on site for a meet-and-greet and book signing, along with a special fruit and vegetable synth performance and interactive music station that encourages guests to play with their food. The machine will remain on site through Monday, October 25.


- Proof of vaccination required

- Masks worn indoors at all times

- This show will be held outside on the Hideout's front patio. 

- 21+. Please arrive with your ID and Proof of vaccination upon entry

- Tickets are non-refundable and non-exchangeable. Please review your order carefully before confirming.
Number of Tickets
Limit 10 tickets per order.