GLAAD Hatter Brunch and Tea Dance

The GLAAD Hatter Brunch and Tea Dance, hosted by GLAAD’s Chicago Leadership Council, is presented by Ketel One Vodka and celebrates national and local leaders advancing LGBT acceptance.

Don your most creative hat and join us as we enjoy a sumptuous brunch with specialty luncheon cocktails.

Whether impressive or understated, bridal or funeral, edible, perishable, sporty, floral, or with live birds in a cage — whatever hat you wear, you'll fit right in. Prizes will be given away for "Best Hat" as well as "People's Choice" for favorite hat. Enter to win raffle prizes from great companies throughout the Chicago area.


Brunch 11:30am-2:00pm
Include Gourmet food buffet, decadent desserts, bottomless mimosas, Ketel One Bloody Marys, coffee & tea
Ticket Price: $80.00

Tea Dance 2:00pm-5:00 pm
Dance to Chicago Hottest DJs, one complimentary drink and cash bar available
Ticket Price: $20.00

Brunch & Tea bundle: $95

Your ticket supports GLAAD’s work to Accelerate Acceptance & End Discrimination.

GLAAD Chicago Leadership Council Co-Chairs

Chad Bermingham
Kinley Preston

Grand Marshal of Hat Parade

Adorable baby Emerson Olive Kollins

Host Committee (in formation)

Jacob Neminarz
Anthony Navarro
Michael Livingston
Quenten Schumacher
Nicholas Patrick Butts
Rashelle Roos
Colin Falco
Borris J Powel
Meg Streit and Shira Kollins