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, September 4
National Steppers Society
Gotta get your groove on! Join the National Stepper’s Society for a lunchtime dance hour.
Wednesday, September 5
Join Chicago’s Chosen Few DJs at a lunchtime dance party celebrating Chicago’s House Music legacy.
Thursday, September 6, 13, 20, 27
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
Thursday, September 6
House Heads United
Enjoy House music for your lunchtime entertainment.
Friday, September 7
Dance With Janet
Enjoy a group of talented young Line Dancers for your afternoon pleasure.
Monday, September 10
Join Chicago’s very own inspirational rapper “The Goodest” for a lunchtime rap session.
Tuesday, September 11
Enjoy house music featuring Mother Diva.
Wednesday, September 12
Central American Independence Day
A special celebration and program followed by a musical performance by children.
Thursday, September 13
Join us for Line Dancing at noon, hosted by the Cook County Clerk of the Circuit Court.
Friday, September 14
Come join us on the plaza for a special Turkish celebration.
Monday, September 17
Anniversary of Peace Day
Join us on the plaza for the 40th anniversary celebration of Peace Day.
Tuesday, September 18
Join us on the plaza for an afternoon with The Secretary of State Jessie White.
Wednesday, September 19
Latino American Heritage Month
Join us on the plaza for a celebration of the Latin American Heritage Community.
Thursday, September 20
Roy McGrath Quartet
A showcase of Jazz music hosted by the Roy McGrath Quartet.
Friday, September 21
Celebrating college bands and cheerleading performances from competing schools.
Monday, September 24
This is Australia
Enjoy a show containing a show and dance versions of Australian rock songs.
Wednesday, September 26
Austrian Day Celebration
Enjoy a musical celebration of Austrian and Viennese Music.
Thursday, September 27
Come join us for four seasons of the soul, an original ballet by Julianna Slager.
Friday, September 28
Chinese American Celebration
A special flag raising and program followed by a musical performance celebrating their 69th anniversary.