Dancing Marlin, a Creative American Sharing Plates concept in the Chicago southwestern suburb of Frankfort, recently celebrated its 3-year anniversary with a week of live music, festive food and drink specials, and an Instagram and Facebook photo contest.

Instagram Contest Post

Music highlights featured Beach Music performed by Flip Flop Dave who entertained Al Fresco diners on the Dancing Marlin Patio. The house was rocking inside on Thursday as Peter and Desiree kept the music rolling late into the evening with their monthly Dancing Marlin Dueling Pianos show.

Dueling Pianos

Dueling Pianos

Flip Flop Dave Makes Some New Friends

Flip Flop Dave Makes Some New Friends

Food specials and cocktail specials from the new Dancing Marlin Summer Drink Menu were well received by our loyal patrons throughout the weeklong festivities.

Grilled Snapper

Grilled Snapper

The week featured an Instagram and Facebook contest which offered the top three posts a $100 Dancing Marlin Gift Card. Dozens of entrants contributed many great photos of their dining experience.

Anniversary Contest Participants

Anniversary Contest Participants

Anniversary Contest Post on Instagram

Anniversary Contest Post on Instagram

The Dancing Marlin culinary, front house and management teams’ thank our thousands of valued patrons for helping us achieve this 3-year milestone. We love doing what we do, and we love doing it for you! We hope you’ll join us again next year for our 4th year celebration!

Having Fun on the Dancing Marlin Patio

Having Fun on the Dancing Marlin Patio

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