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, October 1
Join DJ Cubic on the plaza for a lunchtime house party jam session.
Tuesday, October 2
National Stepper’s Society
Gotta get your groove on! Join the National Stepper’s Society for a lunchtime dance hour.
Wednesday, October 3
The Chosen Few
Join Chicago’s Chosen Few DJs at a lunchtime dance party celebrating Chicago’s House Music legacy.
Thursday, October 4, 11, 18, 25
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, October 5
Columbus Around the World
Join us on the plaza for the raising of the Italian flag, a prelude to Columbus Day.
Wednesday, October 10
Guinean Community Association
Help us celebrate the raising of the Guinean flag, celebrating 60 years of independence.
Friday, October 12
Mudra Dance Company
Enjoy a presentation of a classical dance formed from Southern Indian called Bharat Natyam.
Tuesday, October 16
Stop by the plaza for a special family orientated program of acrobatic performances and music.
Friday, October 19
Folklor A Traves De Mexico
Join us at noon for Ballet Folklorico Sones Mexicanos.
Wednesday, October 24
Bermuda Strings Tour Group
Stop by the plaza for the Bermuda School of Music Strings Tour Group.
Friday, October 26
Italian American Heritage Month
Enjoy this celebration in honor of Italian American Heritage Month, presented by the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Cook County.
Tuesday, October 30
Health Awareness House Music
Enjoy a jam session featuring Phatcat Entertainment to promote health awareness.
Wednesday, October 31
Michael Jackson, The Live Experience
Join us at noontime for a Halloween celebration of the Wiz, and THRILLER, presented to you by Mother Diva and Thomas Stone.