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Streaming Lollapalooza 2020 From Home

Get the most out of your at-home Lollapalooza experience  It’s not news that many of the things we love most about summer have been temporarily put on hold, if not outright cancelled. Going out for dinner and a drink, catching a movie, and attending a concert have suddenly become nearly impossible. Most entertainment industries were able to pivot,…

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Get Ready for the First-Annual Wing Cook-Off

We’re bringing the heat to Abt this month with our first-ever Wing Cook-Off. Join us as five local chefs compete to serve up the tastiest, most mouth-watering wings they can create—all for a good cause. Guests will get to enjoy a sample of wings from each of the chefs, along with assorted refreshments. The winning wings will be…

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Abt Halloween Costume Contest 2019

Halloween costume contest entries

Help us select the winners of this year’s Halloween costume contest! After another successful turnout at our annual Halloween costume contest, we’re now facing the difficult task of selecting the winners—and we need the public’s help. To vote for your favorite entries, head over to the Abt Facebook page and have a look through the album. Hit “like”…

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Abt Customer Appreciation Sale

Abt customer appreciation sale banner

The final Abt Customer Appreciation Sale of 2019 is now underway, and it’s a great time to save on a wide assortment of products before the holiday shopping season officially begins. You’ll find special savings on 4K TVs, kitchen appliances, personal and home audio, and so much more. Look out for special bundles and limited-time rebates, or brand-wide…

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BlueStar Cafe Grand Opening Event with Chef Paul Kahan

Chef Paul Kahan cooking in the Bluestar kitchen at Abt

The newest addition to our ever-evolving showroom had its official opening last night, with a special event led by renowned local chef Paul Kahan. Chef Kahan, best known as the creative force behind Chicago restaurants Blackbird, avec, and The Publican, among others, stopped by Abt to lead guests through a multi-course cooking demonstration utilizing BlueStar kitchen appliances. Attendees…

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Abt Halloween Party 2019

Abt Electronics Halloween Party Information

It’s spooky season, and we’re gearing up for one of our most fun in-store events of the year: the annual Abt Halloween Party. As in year’s past, we’ll be celebrating with trick-or-treating throughout the store, and our digital photo booth will be set up to capture pics of everyone’s costumes. The event is totally free, but please RSVP…

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Lego Race Day

lego race day event banner

This month, we’re hosting a special event that’s just for kids! Guests age 12 and under are invited to Lego Race Day, where they will build a Lego race car and compete in races with it. Think “Pinewood Derby” meets Lego blocks. The top racers will win some great prizes, but everyone will walk away with some goodies.…

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Audio Events

The Abt Audio Innovation Event Returns

speakers and audio equipment announcing abt audio event

When it comes to shopping for audio products, the proof is in the performance. Video reviews and forum advice might help you narrow down your target gear, but there’s no substitute for being able to demo an  A/V receiver or set of speakers before you buy them. It’s even better if you can do it in a space…

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Cruisin’ For Awareness Returns This Month

Cruisin’ For Awareness is rolling into Abt this month! The charity car show and R/C racing event returns for its sixth year, and it’s going to be another day filled with automotive action that makes it a must-visit for area gearheads and casual car fans alike. As in years past, the show will have two major components. First…

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