Tag Archives: Grant Park

175 Days to Love Chicago: Chicago Blues Festival

Mavis Staples closes out the Chicago Blues Festival with a Sunday night performance Celebrate straight-from-the-heart Chicago sound at the free admission Chicago Blues Festival in Grant Park, June 8 – 10. You’ll see and hear downtown Chicago transform into a musical mecca at our FREE 175 Days to Love Chicago pick for Saturday, June 9.

3 Ways to Experience the Best of Chicago SummerDance!

If you haven’t been to Chicago SummerDance yet, you’ve only got a few more weeks to enjoy this beloved Chicago festival. Here are three events not to miss! Hit the dance floor with Chicago’s own DJ Casper on a rare DJ night. Earning his nickname because he almost always wears white, Casper became a celebrity [...]

5 Things to Do in…Grant Park!

From Buckingham Fountain to world class festivals and events like Taste of Chicago and Chicago SummerDance, there’s so much to do in and around Grant Park! Grab a Taste of Chicago: If you’re ready to loosen your belt a notch, sample food from 59 restaurants at the annual Taste of Chicago festival held each year in Grant [...]

[VIDEO]: Enjoy a Free Screening of Breaking Away

See the cycling classic Breaking Away tomorrow in Grant Park during Bike Chicago Movies in the Park. Hop on your bike and head to Grant Park to watch the award-winning 1979 cycling cult classic, a coming of age film set in Bloomington, Indiana after four friends graduate from high school. Enjoy beer from the Goose Island 312 [...]