Movies in the Park Menu: Grease Chicago

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“Uh, I’m not very hungry. Just gimme a double Polar Burger wit’ everything and a cherry soda wit’ chocolate ice cream.” That’s Danny Zuko (John Travolta), making his diner food order in the original high school musical: “Grease.”

The 1978 classic will close out this season of the Chicago Outdoor Film Festival tomorrow, so bring your Danny Zuko-sized appetites and a spread of retro favorites.

You could take a cue from Rizzo and the rest of the Pink Ladies and bring along a bottle of “Sneaky Pete” (cheap dessert wine) and a box of Twinkies. Or, class it up with some of these old-school dishes:

Whatever you’re eating, here’s to making the most of these last few “Summer Nights.” See you next year!

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