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  • Jun
  • F14
    • SkateRaiser '24 Soul Chicago
    • Seth Meyers (Theater)
    • Black Culture Week Launch Party/ Afterwork Set
    • Cozy Worldwide
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  • S15
    • KENNY CHESNEY Round-Trip Shuttle to Soldier Field
    • House Music is Home at The Loft.
    • Event Planning Certification Training in Chicago, Illinois
    • Juneteenth in Bronzeville 2024 Unity Rising:
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  • S16
    • Real Men Cook 35th Annual Anniversary
    • OWMYOWIMA Father's Day Photo Shoot
    • Bloomsday in Chicago 2024
    • REGGAE SUNDAY : The Finale (CHI PARTY WEEKEND 2024)
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  • M17
    • Fat Nick
    • Financial Management & Analysis: Telling Your Story
    • The Walnut Creek Decapitation
    • Pollinator Week in the PlayLab
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  • T18
    • One of a Kind Chefs' Agave Dinner
    • They Might Be Giants
    • Julia Cole
    • LaBagh Woods walk
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  • W19
    • I Got Away - Chicago, IL
    • Juneteenth Rooftop Day Party
    • D-Composed & The Nap Ministry Presents: Freedom Lullabies
    • THANK YOU CHICAGO- JUNETEENTH MARKET (VENDORS FEE)
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  • T20
    • The Giving Moon
    • The /\tmosphere: Open Mic Night at The Quarry
    • Waqar Faiz Sufi Meditation, Chicago
    • Suave Gonzalez (Theater)
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  • F21
    • Bollywood Nights with World's #1 Bollywood DJ CHETAS @ALHAMBRA - CHICAGO
    • Concrete Boys
    • CoComelon Party Time | Chicago, IL
    • Travelpalooza: Denim & Diamonds
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  • S22
    • A House Music Day Party with A Terry Hunter and Mike Dunn Tag Team Set.
    • Rawayana (Concert)
    • The Buzz Worthys
    • Brothers Osborne: Might As Well Be Us Tour
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  • S23
    • Grlwood
    • Chihuahua Meetup!
    • ZAM's Hope 24th Annual Resource & Job Fair - Community Fashion Show!
    • Vuori Rush Street x PureBarre
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  • M24
    • The Summit by Joy-Raising
    • Robby Krieger
    • Keep the Pint Night with Sierra Nevada Brewing
    • Kids Summer Dance Camp 2024
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  • T25
    • NO MORE MONEY FOR WAR: QUEERS FOR SOCIALIST CHANGE!
    • Queer Survival: A Night of Storytelling
    • RL Book Club #87: The Left Hand of Darkness
    • Chicago Pride Celebration
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  • W26
    • Mojohand
    • Pie in the Sky & Navy Pier Fireworks Display
    • Denise La Grassa Band at Chant in Hyde Park
    • Rid Chronic Sports Injuries - Wellness Workshop
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  • T27
    • ROLLING STONES Round-Trip Shuttle to Soldier Field
    • Laura Rain and The Caesars
    • Kevin Nealon (Theater)
    • Rolling Stones
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  • F28
    • Third Eye Blind and Yellowcard (Concert)
    • Groovy Louie and the Time Capsules
    • The Church and The Afghan Whigs (Concert)
    • La Fete du Fuk
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  • S29
    • Wag N' Shop Dog Friendly Market
    • Boiler Room: Chicago
    • ALL THE FEELS: Chicago (R&B, Trap & Twerk)
    • Poetry On Stage: Sarah Ruhl’s LETTERS FROM MAX (Hybrid)
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  • S30
    • Joyce Hurley
    • Joel Medina
    • 53rd annual Chicago Pride Parade 2024
    • Chicago's Official Drag Story Hour: June Edition
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  • Jul
  • M1
    • Prince Daddy and The Hyena
    • I SCREAM FOR MENTAL HEALTH (AN ICE CREAM SOCIAL)
    • Poetry Reading - Turcotte, Collins, & Betts
    • Swing Dancing at Gallagher Way with Fizz Swing Dancing
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  • T2
    • The Wallflowers (Concert)
    • Goodman Theatre Bus Trip to Chicago - Sponsored by The GhostLight Theatre
    • My Donkey, My Lover & I (Antoinette dans les Cévennes) | Films on the Green
    • First Tuesday Karaoke at Emporium Arcade Bar Wicker Park!
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  • W3
    • Chosen Few Djs at Cerise Rooftop at Virgin Hotels. 2 Floors of House Music
    • Independence Day Fireworks at Navy Pier
    • Lakeshore Local Market
    • DISCO CIRCUS/CARNIVAL II
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  • T4
    • 4th of July Edition of The Sky Affair House Music Day Party at VU Rooftop.
    • 31st African/Caribbean International Festival of Life -IFOL, July 4-7, 2024
    • 31st African/Caribbean Intl Festival of Life/42nd Chicago Music Awards
    • 4th on 53rd Parade and Festival 2024 - Hyde Park, Chicago
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  • F5
    • LUKE COMBS - GROWIN' UP AND GETTIN' OLD TOUR
    • Summer Jobs Tour at The Den Theatre
    • DJ Seinfeld * Jaq Attaque * Kailyn
    • 11th Annual Chicago Craft Beer Festival
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  • S6
    • PoisonLips
    • Tatas Tianguis [Market] with FREE Pop-Up Thrift Boutique
    • Westside's Got Talent : The House Hip Hop Church
    • Tatas Tianguis [Market] featuring FREE Thrift Boutique
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  • S7
    • NASCAR Grant 165 Watch Party
    • Survive Said The Prophet
    • Sunday Daydream - July 7th, 2024 @ On Tour Brewing Co.
    • It's a Street Party at Jewel-Osco!
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  • M8
    • Evening Fitness Presented by Strength in the City
    • Windy City Strategy Summit
    • NATP AFTR Workshop | Chicago, IL | July 8, 2024
    • Table Saw 101 CHICAGO
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  • T9
    • Etran de L’Aïr
    • Ali Brady Chicago Book Release - Until Next Summer
    • Millennium Park Summer Film Series
    • Ali Brady Chicago Book Release - Until Next Summer
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  • W10
    • Both Sides Now: A CHIRP Vinyl Listening Bar
    • bLU Talks Chicago at Northwestern University
    • Theology on Tap - Bishop Lombardo
    • Gluten Free Ravioli Class
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  • T11
    • 2024 Windy City Smokeout - 4 Day Pass (Concert)
    • 2024 Windy City Smokeout - Thursday (Concert)
    • The American Hustle
    • Building Your Savings with NLEN & Capital One!
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  • F12
    • The Diary of Black Men
    • 2024 Windy City Smokeout - Friday (Concert)
    • LC Fest - Tyne Darling
    • Four Stars
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  • S13
    • NATURAL HAIR FEST CHICAGO MAIN EVENT DAY 1
    • 2024 Windy City Smokeout - Saturday (Concert)
    • 21-30YO Chicago Christian Singles Mixer
    • EEEEEATSCON Chicago 2024
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  • S14
    • 2024 European Championship Final Watch Party
    • 2024 Windy City Smokeout - Sunday (Concert)
    • Latiné/x Health Summit
    • Podcasts & Pizza Chicago Audio Makers Event
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  • M15
    • NORB-E Space Theme Vacation Bible School (VBS)
    • V103 Summer Block Party - Ludacris, Boyz II Men & More
    • Def Leppard Chicago
    • July 15-16: Chicago, IL
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Events in Chicago

Enriched with suburban food, comedy clubs, and fabulous parades, events in Chicago are stacked across the year! The city brims with urban adventure with its rich culture, diverse festivals, and world-class museums, always making people wonder about things to do in Chicago. From annual Marathons to the Jazz Festival, the Windy City is alive 24 hours a day! Get your checklist to "City that feels like home"!

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Places to Visit in Chicago

1. Millennium Park

Mixing art, nature, and a sense of community, Chicago's Millennium Park is a bustling haven. You can't miss "The Bean," the famous Cloud Gate sculpture reflecting the skyline. Wander through beautiful gardens, catch outdoor concerts, or cool off in the Crown Fountain. Immerse yourself in the Chicago vibe at the park's green havens and art spots. It's the ideal spot to kick back, chill, and feel the city's pulse.


2. The Art Institute of Chicago

Immerse yourself in the richness of historical culture at the Art Institute in Chicago . This distinguished museum is a treasure trove of artifacts spanning diverse places, cultures, and epochs, earning its reputation as an encyclopedia museum. Beyond its permanent exhibits, the Art Institute regularly showcases special exhibitions, allowing visitors to savor unique and curated displays.


3. Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower

Feel on top of the world at Skydeck Chicago , the breathtaking, thrilling observatory atop the iconic Willis Tower. The observation deck provides panoramic views of Chicago's skyline, stretching as far as the eye can see. “The Ledge” provides an elating sensation of floating above the city. Skydeck Chicago is not just an observation deck; it's a thrilling encounter with the city's architectural marvels and stunning scenery.


4. Navy Pier

Since 1995, Navy Pier has become a lively hub along the shoreline of Lake Michigan. Hop on the massive Ferris Wheel to see beautiful city views from the top. The streets of the pier are packed with shops, restaurants, and amusements with classic and modern rides for families and thrill-seekers alike. Chicago Shakespeare adds to the sophistication of the pier, making it a dynamic destination that captures Chicago’s lakeside charm.


5. Shedd Aquarium

A wonderful underwater wonderland can be explored at Chicago's Shedd Aquarium . The enchanting exhibits portray exotic fish, playful dolphins, and many more! Don't miss the iconic Oceanarium, featuring exciting presentations with dolphins and beluga whales against the stunning Lake Michigan backdrop. In addition to the aim of conservation and education, Shedd offers an impressive and entertaining informative experience.


6. Garfield Park Conservatory

Escape into the green paradise of the magnificent glass dome of Garfield Park Conservatory . Garnered with exotic plants from around the world, explore the botanical park with theme rooms, lush rainforests, and arid deserts. It’s a world encased in an elegant and breath-taking way for people to relish. Discover the wonders of the plant kingdom in this serene urban oasis.


7. Lincoln Park Zoo

Visit the heart of Chicago, Lincoln Park Zoo , a charming urban adventure. With the diverse array of wildlife, the zoo is a breeze, with wide paths to boot and self-guided tours. From the iconic Kovler Seal Pool to the Regenstein Center for African Apes, every corner offers a unique animal encounter. It's the perfect spot for families, nature lovers, and anyone seeking a delightful blend of outdoor enjoyment and animal encounters in the city.


8. Chicago Cultural Center

Transverse to the historic building and heart of culture, Chicago Cultural Center . The building upholds culturally-rich performances, exhibits, and events throughout the year. Marvel at the stunning Tiffany Dome, and enjoy free concerts and art! It lures people who are keen on visual arts, music, or literature, offering a dynamic and inclusive space to celebrate the city's cultural richness.


9. Buckingham Fountain

A part of the iconic Grand Park, Buckingham Fountain is a stunning masterpiece. Inspired by Versailles, it's a symbol of Lake Michigan, surrounded by beautiful gardens. The water display and captivating light shows are a catch in the evenings at the park! Relish the fountain's beauty against the city skyline backdrop and feel at ease and peaceful at the same time.


10. Adler Planetarium

In Chicago, overlooking Lake Michigan, the Adler Planetarium offers a cosmic adventure. Since 1930, it's been a celestial playground, inviting all to explore the wonders of the universe. With its iconic dome, Adler offers immersive shows, starry journeys, and glimpses into the latest space discoveries. Feel the awe in the Grainger Sky Theater and get up close with telescopes at the Doane Observatory. Whether

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