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Under The Picasso Monthly Schedule


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

Performances Begin at 12 Noon


Chicago City Markets presented by COUNTRY Financial®

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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)


Thursday, June 1, 8, 15, 22, & 29Chicago City Markets presented by COUNTRY Financial®

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 chicagofarmersmarkets.us.


Monday, June 5

Chicago Blues Festival Preview

Enjoy the sounds of the blues with Matthew Skoller and Deitra Farr at Daley Plaza to preview the Chicago Blues Festival, June 9-11 in its new home, Millennium Park. For more information on the 34th Annual Chicago Blues Festival, visit chicagobluesfestival.us.


Tuesday, June 6

The American Kidney Fund

Don’t miss family fun at noon from the American Kidney Fun featuring FREE community health screening, entertainment and fitness demonstrations.


Thursday, June 8

A Prince Celebration

Enjoy a free tribute and birthday celebration in honor of “PRINCE”, produced by DJ Kenny G. at noon.


Friday, June 9

Living Water

Living Water is a talented group of high school students who dance, sing among other talents. Their performance features praise and worship music along with dance.


Monday, June 12

Consulate General of the Philippines – Flag Raising Only

The Philippine Flag will be raised at Daley Plaza at 9am to commemorate the 119th Anniversary of Philippine Independence.


Philippine Independence Week Committee

Enjoy free programming that includes music, dancing and a fashion show of beautiful Philippine costumes.


Tuesday, June 13

National Stepper’s Society

Gotta get your groove on, join the National Stepper’s Society for a noon dance hour of stepping and more.


Thursday, June 15

Househeads United

Enjoy four talented house DJs as they play music at noon – dancing is encouraged.


Monday, June 19

Spring Hill Singers

This 65 member choir will perform a variety of musical genres that includes Broadway, pop, rock, country and classical music hits. Their performance will include beautiful costumes and high energy choreography.


Wednesday, June 21

Taste of Chicago Preview

Enjoy a sampling of Taste of Chicago’s newest and favorite food items at this sneak preview of Chicago’s favorite picnic in the park at Daley Plaza.


Thursday, June 22

World Refugee Day Chicago

Celebrate World Refugee Day Chicago to honor those who have established new residency in United States.


Monday, June 26

Ladies Let’s Jack Chicago (Dancing)

The second annual all female DJ lineup playing House Music for those who love house music.


Friday, June 30

Two Worlds, One Family

A high energy song and dance variety show featuring the classic hits with something for everyone.