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Come join us this summer as the Spirit of Music Garden in Grant Park blossoms into an urban dance space. Dance to the sounds of 48 different live bands + DJs and get into step with dance lessons beforehand. Glide across the restored 4,900-square-foot, 100 percent recycled, open-air dance floor designed by Chicago artist Dan Peterman.
Swing, waltz, cha-cha…or simply enjoy the music. All FREE!
Complete calender of the 2017 Chicago SummerDance.
The new dance festival presents a full day of dance competitions, social dancing and performances.
Chicago SummerDance kicks-off in June with The Outcast Jazz Band, Lynne Jordan + The Shivers, Alma Afrobeat Ensemble and more.
Chicago SummerDance continues in July with Luis Palermo + Brasa All Stars, DJ Eric "ET" Taylor, Orquesta El Macabeo, Newpoli and more.
Don't miss performances include,
Carpacho y Su Super Combo, Tyree Cooper, National Steppers Society, The Revelers and DJ Naveen Kumar.
Chicago SummerDance comes to a close on September 10th with a Feufollet (Cajun), part of the World Music Festival Chicago.
The new SummerDance-Off invites residents to show off their footwork and steppin’ skills at a series of city-wide amateur competitions on July 8, 15, 22 and 29 at Chicago Park District locations.
Helpful information when planning your visit to Chicago SummerDance.
|Chicago SummerDance is presented by the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events. Additional support provided by Chicago Park District, Chicago Police Department -1st District, 42nd Ward Aldermanic Office, Ald. Brendan Reilly, Chicago Department of Transportation and the Department of Fleet and Facility Management.|