The Lurie Garden in Chicago’s Millennium Park is welcoming spring - and its second decade - in 2015 with a variety of free programs for all ages.
May 21-September 18, 2015
Millennium Park proudly presents symphonic music, dance, opera, Broadway hits and more—performed by some of Chicago’s best-loved cultural institutions.
June 6-September 5, 2015
Millennium Park will once again offer FREE Summer Workouts on the Great Lawn funded by McDonald’s, Saturdays, June 6–September 5 featuring music during yoga and pilates—and drumming during Zumba®. Classes are 7–11am.
June 23-September 1, 2015
FREE, Tuesdays at 6:30pm
Millennium Park will once again present outdoor movies on its state-of-the-art, 40-foot LED screen as part of the Summer Film Series, Tuesdays, June 23–September 1 at 6:30pm.
September 3-6, 2015
Known for its artistic creativity, the Chicago Jazz Festival is a favorite Labor Day Weekend tradition. It promotes awareness and appreciation for all forms of jazz through free, quality live musical performance.
September 11-22, 2015
The 17th Annual World Music Festival Chicago rounds out the city’s summer music festivals from September 11–22 in various locations including at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park.
September 16, 2015
Join the City of Chicago in honoring exemplary Chicago artists and arts institutions who have made significant contributions in arts and culture, at a free public celebration at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park.
November 5-21, 2015
The SpinOff contemporary dance series returns November 5-21 celebrating the work of emerging and mid-career Midwest-based choreographers and dance companies. The series will feature Chicago and world premieres by Chris Schlichting, Molly Shanahan/Mad Shak and The Space Movement Project as well as works in progress by Honey Pot Performance and Ayako Kato. SpinOff will also welcome the New York-based curators of CATCH to present the first ever CATCH in Chicago, with multi-genre performances by local and Midwest artists.