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Daley Center, 50 W. Washington St. • FREE Cultural Programs Year-Round

Performances Begin at 12 Noon

 

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.

(schedule is subject to change)

 

Monday, July 2

Irish Fest Kick-Off

Join the Irish American Heritage Center for a music and dance performance on the Chicago Daley Plaza.

 

Tuesday, July 3

National Steppers Society

Get your groove on and join the National Stepper’s Society for a lunchtime dance hour.

 

Thursday, July 5

Irish Festival Kick-Off

Join Chicago’s Irish American Heritage Center to celebrate the 33rd Annual Irish American Heritage Festival at noon.

 

Thursday, July 5, 12, 19, 26

Chicago City Markets presented by COUNTRY Financial®

Daley Plaza Farmers Market Hours, 7am-3pm

Stop by the longest running Chicago City Market for fresh seasonal produce, flowers, prepared foods and more. The Chicago City Markets are presented by COUNTRY Financial®, the City of Chicago encourages everyone to visit Daley Plaza or their neighborhood market this season to shop local and shop fresh. A complete list of city-run markets, along with dates and times are listed at chicagocitymarkets.us

 

Friday, July 6

Lady Patrice featuring Sweet Harmony and the Fantasy Band

Enjoy some down home blues featuring Sweet Harmony with a tribute to Motown by the Fantasy Band.

 

Monday, July 9

CircEsteem

CircEsteem is an advanced performance circus troupe. Join them on the plaza to at noon to entertained and amazed.

 

Tuesday, July 10

Mental Health

Event and flash mob to bring attention to National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month.

 

Wednesday, July 11

After School Matters

After School Matters provides Chicago high school teens with high quality after-school and summer opportunities to explore and develop their talents.

 

Thursday, July 12

After School Matters

After School Matters provides Chicago high school teens with high quality after-school and summer opportunities to explore and develop their talents.

 

Friday, July 13

Danielle

Danielle Juhre is an award-winning soul/pop artist from Chicago with diverse musical influences. Don’t miss this performance.

 

Monday, July 16

House Heads United

House Music takes over the Plaza with three wild and crazy DJs.

 

Tuesday, July 17

TK-KIMISTRY

Don’t miss this soul band performing the sounds everyone can enjoy.

 

Wednesday, July 18

Chicago Park District Youth Boxing

Join the Chicago Park District on the Plaza at noon for Chicago Youth and teen boxing demonstrations.

 

Friday, July 20

Consulate General of Colombia

Join us on the Plaza for a flag raising to celebrate Colombia’s independence.

 

Monday, July 23

The Ninja Show

A music show hosted by George Ivy and Bruce Kelly with a dance and music performance.

 

Tuesday, July 24

Barristers Big Band

Enjoy the Barristers Big Band performance featuring big band music along with vocalists.

 

Wednesday, July 25

After School Matters

After School Matters provides Chicago high school teens with high quality after-school and summer opportunities to explore and develop their talents.

 

Thursday, July 26

Cloggin’ Craze

Clogging is a very upbeat and energetic form of dance that you can enjoy on your lunchbreak.

 

Friday, July 27

Peruvian Arts Society

Enjoy this festival of folklore music and dancing to promote the Peruvian Heritage.

 

Monday, July 30

Husky Love Band

CPS Special Education High School teachers from Northside Learning Center will perform classic rock, blues, and R & B cover songs.

 

Tuesday, July 31

National Parents Day House Jams

Enjoy the House Music jam session featuring Valencia Dantzler as Mother Diva.

 

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