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 ProgrammingMay-August, 2015
Lessons on gardening, beekeeping, creative art and more. Dates vary each week so visit their website for more information.
Chicago Gospel Music FestivalMay 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.
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 ParkSaturdays, 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
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 FestivalJune 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
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 JazzThursdays, 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 PresentsMay 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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