Events

Join Pretty, Plus and Proud for our first ever two day Plus Size event!

Schedule:

Friday April 9th, 2021

Pool Meet and Greet
Body Positivity Photo Opportunity.
5:00pm to 7:00pm
Let’s kick the weekend off properly! After you check in, join us at the pool to register for Spring Fling and say hello. We can socialize and celebrate our bodies with a Body Positivity Photo Opportunity. Glitter and body crayons for body positive messages will be provided!
Hosted by Amy and Meli of Pretty, Plus and Proud.

*Please refrain from bringing glass in the pool area.

Sweet Shots
8:00pm – 10:00pm
Our very own Jamie Bond of Neon Lights Photography will capture all the tasty goodness of the night! So dress to impress in your sweetest garb and make sure you stop by her booth that will be located right outside of the Oak Brook ballroom.

Friday night: Candy party!
9:00pm – 1:30pm
Guaranteed to be the sweetest party of the year! Think sugary goodness, perfect pastels and candy-coated cuteness all while the music of DJ Ox Fontane, keeps the plus size babes, gents and their admires dancing all night long.
Cash bar! Drink specials!

Saturday April 10th, 2021

Wakeup and Makeup
11:30am – 12:30pm
A makeup class hosted by Novella of Pretty Plus and Proud. A discussion and tutorials based class covering various makeup techniques requested by you! Join us in the Oak Brook ballroom!

Women’s Hour
1:00pm – 2:00pm
Join Rita of The Best BBW Bash as she encourages open conversation and socialization, placing emphases on the female perspective.
Join us in the Oak Brook ballroom!

Men’s Hour
1:00pm – 2:00pm
Join Stu of Xlence plus as he gathers the fellas together to socialize and converse with the men of the plus size community.
Join us at the pool patio!

Vendor Fair
3:00pm – 6:00pm
Have a product? Own a organization? This is your time to network, promote and sell.
No vendor fees! Your bash pass is all you need! *

*All businesses must be granted approval from Pretty Plus and Proud.

PokémonGo Meet Up
3:00pm
You gotta catch ‘em all? Then meet up in the lobby with fellow Pokémon Go Players and fill up your Pokédex! This is a great time to make new friends, trade with other players and discuss the game!

Meditation
4:00pm – 4:30pm
Let’s slow it down and recenter! Join us by the pool patio to mediate. Feel free to bring a yoga mat, towel or something comfortable to sit on.
Guided meditation hosted by Stu of Xlence and Novella of Pretty, Plus and Proud.
(Weather Permitting)

Meet, Greet and Eat!
5:00pm
We are going to find a tasty spot near by and enjoy dinner together!
Location to be announced, so stay tuned for further details.

*This is a pay your own way event and not included in the cost of your bash pass.

Prom Photos!
8:00pm – 10:00pm
Our very own Jamie Bond of Neon Lights Photography will capture all the prom magic! These are memories that will last a lifetime, so be sure to stop by her booth on your way in to the party!

Plus Size Prom!
9:00pm – 1:30pm
Let’s make prom memories! Everyone is a prom king and queen for the night as we dress up, rock corsages, snap photos and dance all night to the music of DJ Ox Fontane.
Cash bar! Drink specials!

Munchies and Mario After party!
2:00am
Our resident gamer girl Jamie is closing out the night with a Mario themed afterparty in her suite- so bring a drink and come wind down with some good eats and even better people!

Hotel Reservations :

Reservations can be made via the following link: https://www.choicehotels.com/reservations/groups/UL38J0 or by calling our hotel directly at 630-279-0700 and mentioning the group name “Pretty, Plus, and Proud”.

Regular rooms are $89.99 a night, suites are $109.99 a night + taxes.

Purchase your pass in the Shop.