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Things to Do at Millennium Park

Chicago during the summer is Event-full to say the least. Many venues and locations book up well in advance will festivals, food events and galas of all sorts. Millennium Park is one of the major spaces for these types of events, and below is a list of what will be happening this season. From music to food to exercise, Millennium Park has just about one of everything, so get out and enjoy these fun, and often free, soirees this summer.

Lurie Garden Summer Programming
 LurieMay-August, 2015

Lessons on gardening, beekeeping, creative art and more. Dates vary each week so visit their website for more information.


Chicago Gospel Music Festival
May 29-31, 2015 

A weekend filled with music and praise, this production is something to see, and not to mention free of charge. You can view the schedule here.

Downtown Sound

Downtown Sound

 Mondays & Thursdays from June 1- July 23, 2015

A diverse blend of musical artists, from local indie talents to foreign contemporary and electronic. Find out which tunes suit you on the schedule.




Summer Workouts in the Park
Saturdays, June 6-September 5, 2015 

Experience an outdoor and social workout in the park, every Saturday morning throughout the summer. The free classes last about 45 minutes and consist of yoga, pilates, zumba and more.

Grant Park Music Festival

Grant Park Music Fest

June 17-August 22, 2015

Grant Park Orchestra and Grant Park Chorus will be hosting 30 free concerts this summer. Many greta classical musicians are on the lineup this year, so visit their man website for the schedule.

Family Fun Festival
June 23-August 23, 2015 

This event is all about the family. From 10am-2pm, take your kids out to experience crafts, dancing, games and more.

Millennium Park Film Series

Film Series

Tuesdays, June 23-August 5, 2015

Grab a blanket and a bottle of wine with your loved one or friends, and enjoy an old or new movie on the big screen at Jay Pritzker Pavillion. Schedule coming soon.

Made in Chicago: World Class Jazz
Thursdays, August 6-27, 2015

Famous and starting jazz artists from near and far come to perform during this summer spectacle. Full schedule is not out but will be uploaded soon!



July 31-August 2, 2015 

The world famous music festival and one that we all anxiously await every year with all of our favorite mainstream and alternative artists. View this years lineup and find out about tickets here.

Millennium Park Presents
May 21-September 18, 2015

This production showcases one-night only performances such as dance, ballet, opera and music of all genres. Their schedule is not out yet but will be soon.


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