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City of Chicago Christmas Tree Lighting

Millennium Park New Michigan Avenue and Washington Street, Chicago, IL

Enjoy the glittering tree set among Chicago’s sparkling skyline and the iconic art and architecture of Millennium Park. The Christmas Tree selected and ceremony program featuring music and special guests will be announced at a later date. City of Chicago Christmas Tree Lighting Friday, November 22, 6pm Millennium Park's Wrigley Square, Michigan Ave. & Randolph...

Free

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Millennium Park Summer Music Series

Millennium Park New Michigan Avenue and Washington Street, Chicago, IL

June 13 - August 15, 2019 • FREE Admission • 6:30pm Millennium Park, Jay Pritzker Pavilion The 2019 Millennium Park Summer Music Series will offer an exciting lineup of FREE outdoor concerts on 11 dates between June 13 and August 15 (specific dates noted below) at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park. The music...

Free
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36th Annual Chicago Blues Festival

Millennium Park New Michigan Avenue and Washington Street, Chicago, IL

With a diverse lineup celebrating the Chicago Blues’ past, present and future, the Chicago Blues Festival features the live music performances of over 100 national, international and local artists celebrating the city’s rich Blues tradition while shining a spotlight on the genre’s contributions to soul, R&B, gospel, rock hip-hop, rap and more.

Free
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Millennium Park Summer Film Series

Millennium Park New Michigan Avenue and Washington Street, Chicago, IL

The Millennium Park Summer Film Series will offer a lineup of popular classic and recent movie selections on Tuesdays, June 4 through August 20, at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park. To celebrate 2019 as the Year of Chicago Theatre, this year’s series will co-present each film with a select Chicago theatre company, providing...

Free

Creative Youth Festival

Millennium Park New Michigan Avenue and Washington Street, Chicago, IL

As part of the “Year of Creative Youth,” Chicago's first Creative Youth Festival will showcase youth artists in dance, theatre, music, spoken word, the visual arts and more. Through performances and activities, all ages will discover and celebrate the creativity and talent of emerging local artists - and those helping to inspire and unlock every...

Free

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Chicago Jazz Festival

Millennium Park New Michigan Avenue and Washington Street, Chicago, IL

A favorite Labor Day weekend tradition, the world class Chicago Jazz Festival showcases four stages of live performances by Chicago’s vast jazz talent alongside national and international jazz legends and artists. The festival is produced by the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events and programmed by the Jazz Institute of Chicago.

Free

Amy Krouse Rosenthal Day in conjunction with Family Fun Festival

Millennium Park New Michigan Avenue and Washington Street, Chicago, IL

Join us at the Millennium Park Family Fun Festival August 9th to celebrate Amy Krouse Rosenthal Day! Paris Rosenthal, an inspiring young author and daughter of the late Amy Krouse Rosenthal. Famous for her numerous children's books and encouraging people to be kind to one another through her whimsical virtue, Amy has left a legacy...

Free

Sherlock Gnomes Treat Tour comes to Millennium Park June 12th

Millennium Park New Michigan Avenue and Washington Street, Chicago, IL

The gnomes are on the roam!  Kids and their families are invited to meet Gnomeo and Juliet, stars of the hilarious Sherlock Gnomes, in Millennium Park.  Take photos with the fan-favorite gnomes, get free themed treats and other goodies as we celebrate the home entertainment debut of the family-friendly adventure. Sherlock Gnomes is available now...

Free

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