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The Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events presents FREE cultural programs year round weekdays at Noon at the Daley Civic Center located at 50 W. Washington St., Chicago, IL 60602.
Performances begin @ 12 Noon (schedule is subject to change)
Tuesday, July 5
National Stepper’s Society
Join the National Stepper’s Society for a lunchtime stepper’s party.
Thursday, July 7, 14, 21 & 28
The Chicago Farmers Market at Daley Plaza presented by COUNTRY Financial and the Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events.
Friday, July 8
Irish Fest Preview
Celebrate the 31st Annual Irish Fest with the music and dance of Ireland.
Monday, July 11
Jeff and Janis
Jeff and Janis present an eclectic variety of favorite selections from the American songbook.
Tuesday, July 12
The Ninja Show Music Showcase
A rhythm and blues showcase featuring Anthony M.
Wednesday, July 13
Chicago Park District Youth Boxing Demonstration
The Chicago Park District youth and teen boxing demonstration at Daley Plaza will allow youth and teens from 21 park districts operated boxing centers to showcase their skills in several exhibition bouts.
Tuesday, July 19
Prayers for Peace
Join the Council of Religious Leaders of Metropolitan Chicago for a brief program and to pray for peace.
Wednesday, July 20
Art is Blooming
Southport Performing Arts Conservatory (SPACE) music and dance students perform excerpts from well-known composers and choreographers throughout the performance.
Thursday, July 21
After School Matters Jazz Big Band
A concert of jazz music performed by the students of After School Matters.
Monday, July 25
Chicago Fire House Music Noontime Lunch Jam
Dance Music Authority Magazine & Mother Diva Show Promotions presents come join us as we celebrate the life of Maurice White and a house music tribute to Chicago's own greatest band that ever played any song the elements, Earth, Wind, and Fire.
Thursday, July 28
National Day – Flag Raising 9am
The Consulate General of Peru celebrates the 194th Anniversary of the National Independence of Peru.
Thursday, July 28
Kidz Clog & Cloggin’ Craze performs a very energetic and upbeat form of dance, Clogging. The cloggers, male and female range in age from 8 to 87 years and represent about 20 Chicago suburbs.
Friday, July 29
Prayer for Chicago Youth
Progressive Baptist Church comes together to pray for the youth of Chicago.