Chicagoland Events

 
 

Ongoing

First Thursday's at Hyde Park

Eat and shop at local businesses in Hyde Park every first Thursday of the month. Get special deals on items and meals at a variety of different shops, restaurants and bars on 53rd, 55th and 57th street when you mentions "first Thursdays". May - Nov

Chicago Beer Experience Beer Tour: Loop/South Loop

Sample the best brews Chicago has to offer with the Chicago Beer tour. From August 3rd until December, you can buy tickets to the best bars and pubs in the loop. Enjoy a variety of beers while getting an insider's view of Chicago past from the 1855 lager beer riots, to the days of Capone to present. 

Jazzin' at the Shedd

It's back for another year. Heard live jazz from local bands while experiencing the Shedd Aquarium after hours. This adults events includes great food and cocktails while you walk the halls of the Shedd or recline on the lawn and watch the fireworks from Navy Pier. Tickets are on sale now. June 20th - Oct 10th

July

Wicker Park Fest

It's back again, for 3 days bustling wicker park will transform into a weekend long block party. See live performances from your favorite local artist, and eat till your heart's content July 27th - 29th.

South Loop Beer and Cider Fest

Sample an array of brews and ciders in the south loop from 4pm  - 7pm, July 28th.

Chicago Margarita Fest

Head to navy pier July 28th & 29th to sip and savor margaritas at this 21+ event.

Taste of Lincoln Ave

If food and tribute bands is what you like, this years Taste of Lincoln Ave is the place to be. Enjoy chocolate, wine and whiskey tastings all weekend as well as activities the whole family can enjoy. Pick and choose from a variety of foods along Lincoln Avenue. July 28th & 29th