For her bachelorette party, Gezime Ameti attended the Baton Show Lounge drag queen show where Jackie Couture serenaded her. The Baton Show Lounge, now in its 48th year, is a mainstay for birthday and bachelorette parties in River North.
NOTE TO EDITOR: I have tried multiple times to get in contact with Gezime. Can’t count on much more info.
Rites of Passage define our lives. They signify the progress of time as well as our citizenship in a tribe, in a culture — in life itself.
Chicago commemorates these moments in ways that reflect its diversity, but through difference, we find commonality. We are all connected through these formal and informal ceremonies that remind us how much family, love and time shape us.