I On The Scene

Tempel Lipizzan Horses: 60 Exciting Years in the U.S.

Celebrating 60 years in the United States, descendents of The Smiths hosted a fabulous Diamond Anniversary Gala Performance featuring their extraordinary Lipizzan horses in Wadsworth, Illinois. Originally from Austria and arriving in the U.S. in 1958, Tempel Smith and his horses made their new home in Wadsworth, IL and horse …

Top 4 Best Luxury Travel Destinations in Italy

The heart of luxurious travel beats in Italy, and it’s endless beauty will attest to this fact. Proud of its history, yet confidently moving into the future, Italy is the mecca for the stylish, the modern and the hip. From the world-renowned museums and the exquisite cuisine to the breathtaking …

Ethan Hawke Receives the Renaissance Award from the Gene Siskel Film Center

We spoke with Director, Writer, Actor Ethan Hawke who was in Chicago to receive the Gene Siskel Film Center Renaissance Award at a gala in his honor at the Ritz-Carlton Chicago. The accomplished artist has acted in over 74 films, in addition to being a published author, writer, and director.  …

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The 31st Annual Chicago Rita Hayworth Gala

Started more than 30 years ago by Princess Yasmin Aga Khan in memory her Mother: Hollywood legend, Rita Hayworth, the annual Rita Hayworth Gala was held at the Hilton Chicago (720 S. Michigan Ave.) Inspired by Gene Wilder (who passed away in 2016 from alzheimer’s disease) this year’s theme was …

Kentucky CSI3* Invitational Grand Prix

Thousands of horse enthusiasts from across the country and around the world rose to their feet and gave Santiago Lambre a standing ovation as he guided show jumping horse Dingeman across the finish line to win the inaugural $225,000 Kentucky CSI3* Invitational Grand Prix at the Land Rover Kentucky Three …

Top 3 Reasons Why Food & Wine Classic in Aspen Should Be On Your Travel List

Any food and wine lovers out there? Then you probably heard of the iconic Food & Wine Classic in Aspen. Each year, the world’s renowned chefs, celebrity winemakers, and food lovers gather for a spectacular weekend at the base of the breathtaking Aspen Mountain. Consisting of three amazing days of …

104th Annual White House Correspondents’ Dinner

The annual dinner celebrating the First Amendment and marking the White House Correspondents Association’s 104th year took place at the Washington Hilton Hotel with all individuals in the political news community closely watching. This significant event originated in the year 1874 with a state dinner honoring David Kalakaua, the last …

I On The Scene’s Horses Without Humans Charity Event

Gene & Georgetti’s was abuzz with some of Chicago’s biggest names for I On The Scene’s own charity event “Horses Without Humans” hosted by CEO Irene Michaels to save horses in need. Guests enjoyed hors-d’oeuvres and cocktails and mingled over conversations about their own horses or their love for their own four …

The 2018 Cabo San Lucas Oceanside Experience

From the exotic beaches and captivating scenery to its vibrant nightlife, Cabo San Lucas is undoubtedly one of the most fascinating and engaging attractions in Mexico. In addition to its enchanting scenery and wonderful people, Cabo San Lucas offers a multitude of exciting activities. For the best experience in Cabo, …

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Hugh Arnold’s “Agua Vida” On Display at Hilton Asmus Contemporary

On a chilly spring evening recently, clients and supporters of Hilton | Asmus Contemporary (716 N. Wells St.) along with some special guests were invited to view the new Hugh Arnold photography collection entitled “Agua Vida” during a pre-exhibition, opening private dinner. The impressive dinner was held in the Asmus gallery and began with mouth watering …