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2024 Grant Park Events,
Concerts, Movies and Dance, Chicago IL
  • Navy Pier Summer Fireworks
    Navy Pier Summer Fireworks
    Multiple Dates
    May 29, 2024, 9:00 PM – 9:15 PM
    Navy Pier, 600 E Grand Ave, Chicago, IL 60611
    May 29, 2024, 9:00 PM – 9:15 PM
    Navy Pier, 600 E Grand Ave, Chicago, IL 60611
    Enjoy Chicago’s beloved sky spectacle show every Wednesday night at 9pm and Saturday night at 10pm, from Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day weekend.
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  • Millennium Park Summer Workouts
    Millennium Park Summer Workouts
    Multiple Dates
    Jun 01, 2024, 8:00 AM – 9:45 AM
    Millennium Park | Jay Pritzker Pavilion, 201 E Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60602, USA
    Jun 01, 2024, 8:00 AM – 9:45 AM
    Millennium Park | Jay Pritzker Pavilion, 201 E Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60602, USA
    FREE Pilates, Yoga, Cardio Kickboxing, and Zumba!
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  • Chicago Gospel Music Festival
    Chicago Gospel Music Festival
    Jun 01, 2024, 11:00 AM – 8:00 PM
    Millennium Park | Pritzker Pavilion, 201 E Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60602, USA
    Jun 01, 2024, 11:00 AM – 8:00 PM
    Millennium Park | Pritzker Pavilion, 201 E Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60602, USA
    Kicking off the summer season in Millennium Park, this FREE inspirational music festival brings audiences of all ages and backgrounds together to celebrate the power of Gospel music.
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  • Chicago House  Music Festival
    Chicago House  Music Festival
    Jun 02, 2024, 10:00 AM – 9:00 PM
    Millennium Park | Pritzker Pavilion, 201 E Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60602, USA
    Jun 02, 2024, 10:00 AM – 9:00 PM
    Millennium Park | Pritzker Pavilion, 201 E Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60602, USA
    Celebrate Chicago House Music—the genre born in Chicago that has gone on to revolutionize dance music internationally.
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  • Race Against Gun Violence
    Race Against Gun Violence
    Jun 06, 2024, 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
    Upper Hutcheson Field Park, Grant Park, Chicago, IL 60605, USA
    Jun 06, 2024, 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
    Upper Hutcheson Field Park, Grant Park, Chicago, IL 60605, USA
    Strides for Peace's mission is to increase the collective impact of community organizations working to end gun violence, save lives and build a stronger Chicago.
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  • Chicago Blues Festival
    Chicago Blues Festival
    Multiple Dates
    Jun 06, 2024, 5:00 PM – 11:00 PM
    Ramova Theatre, 3520 S Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60609, USA
    Jun 06, 2024, 5:00 PM – 11:00 PM
    Ramova Theatre, 3520 S Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60609, USA
    With a diverse lineup celebrating the blues’ past, present and future, the Chicago Blues Festival shares the great Chicago-born music tradition while shining a spotlight on the genre’s contributions to soul, R&B, gospel, rock, hip hop and more
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  • Walk & Roll Chicago
    Walk & Roll Chicago
    Jun 08, 2024, 7:30 AM – 12:00 PM
    Arvey Field, 1100 S Columbus Ave, Chicago, IL 60605
    Jun 08, 2024, 7:30 AM – 12:00 PM
    Arvey Field, 1100 S Columbus Ave, Chicago, IL 60605
    Walk & Roll is the longest-running cancer fundraiser in Illinois. 53 years!
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  • Grant Park Music Festival | Dvořák Cello Concerto
    Grant Park Music Festival | Dvořák Cello Concerto
    Jun 12, 2024, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
    Millennium Park | Jay Pritzker Pavilion, 201 E Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60602, USA
    Jun 12, 2024, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
    Millennium Park | Jay Pritzker Pavilion, 201 E Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60602, USA
    In this season opener, cello virtuoso Alban Gerhardt returns to the Grant Park Music Festival to play Antonín Dvořák's deeply moving Cello Concerto. Also, Carlos Kalmar conducts Benjamin Britten's irresistible concert suite The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra.
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  • Grant Park Music Festival | Tetzlaff Plays Elgar
    Grant Park Music Festival | Tetzlaff Plays Elgar
    Multiple Dates
    Jun 14, 2024, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
    Millennium Park | Jay Pritzker Pavilion, 201 E Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60602, USA
    Jun 14, 2024, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
    Millennium Park | Jay Pritzker Pavilion, 201 E Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60602, USA
    Acclaimed violinist and longtime Festival friend Christian Tetzlaff returns to the Jay Pritzker Pavilion to play the poignant and ferociously difficult Violin Concerto by Sir Edward Elgar. Carlos Kalmar brings out the Grant Park Chorus for The Cloud Messenger, a ravishingly beautiful rarity by Holst
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  • Gold Coast Art Fair
    Gold Coast Art Fair
    Multiple Dates
    Jun 15, 2024, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    Butler Field, 350 E Monroe St, Chicago, IL 60603, USA
    Jun 15, 2024, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    Butler Field, 350 E Monroe St, Chicago, IL 60603, USA
    Shop from 250 Juried Artists & Indulge in Delicious Food!
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  • Joffrey for All Celebration
    Joffrey for All Celebration
    Jun 16, 2024, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
    Millennium Park | Jay Pritzker Pavilion, 201 E Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60602, USA
    Jun 16, 2024, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
    Millennium Park | Jay Pritzker Pavilion, 201 E Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60602, USA
    Created as a gift to all Chicagoans, The Joffrey Ballet’s Joffrey for All Celebration features performances by Joffrey Company Artists, the Joffrey Academy of Dance, and students from the Joffrey Community Engagement programs plus several other surprises.
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  • Grant Park Music Festival | Songs of Freedom
    Grant Park Music Festival | Songs of Freedom
    Jun 19, 2024, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
    Millennium Park | Jay Pritzker Pavilion, 201 E Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60602, USA
    Jun 19, 2024, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
    Millennium Park | Jay Pritzker Pavilion, 201 E Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60602, USA
    Music and the struggle for freedom go hand in hand. Here, Carlos Kalmar pairs overtures written for Beethoven's French Revolution-era drama Fidelio with two works championing freedom and social justice in our own country: Jessie Montgomery's Five Freedom Songs, based on the historical anthology ...
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  • Grant Park Music Festival | Schumann Piano Concerto
    Grant Park Music Festival | Schumann Piano Concerto
    Multiple Dates
    Jun 21, 2024, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
    Millennium Park | Jay Pritzker Pavilion, 201 E Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60602, USA
    Jun 21, 2024, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
    Millennium Park | Jay Pritzker Pavilion, 201 E Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60602, USA
    The Grant Park Orchestra welcomes one of the greatest pianists of our time, Garrick Ohlsson, for Schumann's exuberant and irresistible Piano Concerto. Carlos Kalmar conducts the stormy Symphony No. 6 by Prokofiev and Apu by the Northern California-native Gabriela Lena Frank, who brings her own...
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  • Vegandale
    Vegandale
    Multiple Dates
    Jun 23, 2024, 11:00 AM – 8:00 PM
    Butler Field, 350 E Monroe St, Chicago, IL 60603, USA
    Jun 23, 2024, 11:00 AM – 8:00 PM
    Butler Field, 350 E Monroe St, Chicago, IL 60603, USA
    Vegandale is your ultimate all-vegan destination, uniting major artists, food, music, and art for an unparalleled experience.
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  • Grant Park Music Festival | Dvořák  Serenade for Strings
    Grant Park Music Festival | Dvořák  Serenade for Strings
    Jun 27, 2024, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
    Millennium Park | Jay Pritzker Pavilion, 201 E Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60602, USA
    Jun 27, 2024, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
    Millennium Park | Jay Pritzker Pavilion, 201 E Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60602, USA
    This time, we welcome alumni of the Festival String Fellowship to play a variety of works for string orchestra, including the popular Dvořák Serenade for Strings and Bartók's zesty Romanianian Folk Dances. Fellowship alum Kyle Dickson, who's gone on to conduct orchestras across the United States...
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  • GoGrind
    GoGrind
    Jun 28, 2024, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Grant Skate Park, 9th Street and Columbus Dr., Chicago IL
    Jun 28, 2024, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Grant Skate Park, 9th Street and Columbus Dr., Chicago IL
    Free skateboarding event for ages 10-16.
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  • Grant Park Music Festival | Stravinsky Petrushka
    Grant Park Music Festival | Stravinsky Petrushka
    Multiple Dates
    Jun 28, 2024, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
    Millennium Park | Harris Theater, 205 E Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60601, USA
    Jun 28, 2024, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
    Millennium Park | Harris Theater, 205 E Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60601, USA
    NOTE: THIS CONCERT WILL TAKE PLACE IN THE HARRIS THEATER. Guest conductor Ludovic Morlot conducts Stravinsky's high-octane ballet score Petrushka, with dazzling instrumental effects and orchestral oomph. Also, the Grant Park Chorus joins the orchestra for two marvelous choral rarities.
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  • Millennium Park Summer Music Series Presents:  Charlie Musselwhite and Ivan Singh
    Millennium Park Summer Music Series Presents:  Charlie Musselwhite and Ivan Singh
    Jul 01, 2024, 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM
    Millennium Park | Pritzker Pavilion, 201 E Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60602, USA
    Jul 01, 2024, 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM
    Millennium Park | Pritzker Pavilion, 201 E Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60602, USA
    Millennium Park Summer Music Series features a wide variety of music from established and emerging artists.
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