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

Performances Begin at 12 Noon


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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.

(schedule is subject to change)


Tuesday, April 4

Commission on Human Relations

The Commission on Human Relations will hold a rally to raise awareness of the issue of pay discrimination, based on gender.


Wednesday, April 5

Jesse Owens Community Academy North Color Guard and Drum Line

The Jesse Owens Community Academy North Color Guard will present the colors at noon along with a percussion performance by the drum line.


Friday, April 7

National Civil Rights Library

Enjoy dancers and a musical tribute marking the 30th anniversary of the MLK dinner.


Friday, April 14

Cool Commercial Concepts

Noontime dance hour House Music .presented by Mother Diva.


Mother Diva 3 Year Anniversary House Music Lunch Jam Tribute To Colonel Abrams and Prince

Harmony Health Plan, a well care company presents house music lunch jam with a purpose.

Come and celebrate our 3 year anniversary with guest performers and guest speakers, this is a special tribute to house music legend Colonel Abrams and Prince.

Hosted and produced by Madam Ambassador of House Music Valencia"'Mother Diva" Dantzler


Monday, April 17

Fitness Yoga

Get fit at with yoga presented by the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Cook County


Wednesday, April 19

The Salvation Army College for Officer Training

The Musicians of the Salvation Army College for Officer Training present a lively festival of music and creative arts, including performances by the CFOT Brass Band and the United Cadet Chorus.


Thursday, April 20

James Dean

Join us for House Music and dancing presented by DJ James Dean.


Friday, April 21

Southside High School Band

The Southside High School marching band will perform pop tunes and golden oldies for a lively performance.


Tuesday, April 25

Andre’s K.S.C. Ministries

An innovative performance by Andre’s K.S.C. Ministries fusing rock and gospel music together in a fun and energetic way.


Thursday, April 27

Urban Prep Charter Academies – Signing Day

Urban Prep Signing Day, an annual tradition where each senior takes the stage to announce the College of University that he is committing to attend this fall.


Friday, April 28

Knox College Dance Program

Enjoy a selection of ballet, modern and contemporary dance presentations from the Knox College Dance Program’s spring concert.


Friday April 28

The National Latino Education Institute – FLAG RAISING

Children’s Day is a national observance in Mexico, and has been celebrated in Mexico each year since 1925. Children are recognized as an important part of society, so the day focuses on the importance of loving, accepting, and appreciating children. There will be a flag raising at 11:30am.