Special Events


Chicago Artists Month *19th annual*                                               
October 1 - 31

Great Chicago Fire Festival presented by Redmoon             
October 3 - 4

Chicago International Film Festival *50th annual*
October 9 - 23 

Chicago Marathon
October 12

Open House Chicago presented by Chicago Architecture Foundation
October 18 - 19

Halloween Festival                                                                            
Late October 

Randolph Street Market Festival
October 25 - 26

SOFA Art + Design Fair
October 31 - November 2


SOFA Art + Design Fair
Through November 2

The Magnificent Mile Lights Festival
November 22

Randolph Street Market Festival
November 22 - 23

Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at Daley Plaza
November 25

Santa House at Daley Plaza                                                                           
November 25 - December 24

McDonald's Thanksgiving Parade
November 27

Late November - December 24

ZooLights at Lincoln Park Zoo
Late November - January


ZooLights at Lincoln Park Zoo
Through January

Winter WonderFest at Navy Pier
December - January

One of A Kind Show and Sale
December 4 - 7

Renegade Craft Fair: December Market
December 6 - 7

Randolph Street Market Festival
December 13 - 14

New Year's Eve Fireworks at Navy Pier
December 31

Please note that dates are subject to change. Visit individual event websites for details and the latest updates.

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