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Chicago Gourmet
Sep1
Sep30
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Chicago Gourmet

In 2021, Chicago Gourmet is reunited, and it tastes so good! All September, join top chefs, sommeliers, and mixologists for a month of deliciousness. From…

Wednesday September 1
8:00 a.m.Thursday September 30
10:00 p.m.
Daley Plaza City Market
Sep23
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Daley Plaza City Market

Chicago City Markets sell fresh seasonal produce, flowers, prepared foods, unique Chicago-made products and rare finds – at Chicago’s longest running farmers market on Daley…

Thursday September 23
7:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Daley Civic Center
50 W. Washington St.
SOAR Farmer’s Market on the MCA Plaza
Sep23
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

SOAR Farmer’s Market on the MCA Plaza

Every Tuesday, beginning June 1—rain or shine—shop the SOAR Farmer’s Market on the MCA Plaza and support local farmers and producers. This amazing group offers…

Thursday September 23
7:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
MCA Chicago
220 E Chicago Ave
2021 Puerto Rican Festival of Chicago
Sep23
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

2021 Puerto Rican Festival of Chicago

THE PUERTO RICAN FESTIVAL OF CHICAGO IS AN INCLUSIVE NONPARTISAN ORGANIZATION DEDICATED TO PROMOTING THE CULTURE, ART, AND VALUES OF THE PUERTO RICAN COMMUNITY THROUGH…

Thursday September 23
3:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Humboldt Park
1400 N. Humboldt Dr
French Market at Gallagher Way
Sep23
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

French Market at Gallagher Way

Gallagher Way will host the French Market starting at 4 p.m. The European-inspired market will include more than 20 vendors, featuring a mixture of specialty…

Thursday September 23
4:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Gallagher Way
3635 North Clark Street
Riverwalk Yappy Hour At The Northman
Sep23
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Riverwalk Yappy Hour At The Northman

Bring your pups down to the Northman Beer and Cider Garden every 2nd and 4th Thursday, to our outdoor dog-friendly space on the Riverwalk from…

Thursday September 23
4:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
The Northman Beer & Cider Garden on The Riverwalk
233 East Riverwalk
Terrace Tastings with Goose Island
Sep23
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Terrace Tastings with Goose Island

Celebrate the transition to fall and join Hotel Zachary for a series of beer tastings on the outdoor terrace overlooking Gallagher Way and Wrigley Field.…

Thursday September 23
5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Hotel Zachary
3630 N. Clark St.
The Northman Fall Music Series
Sep23
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

The Northman Fall Music Series

Free live music Thursdays through Sundays in September on our covered Pergola stage rain or shine. Thursdays 5pm-7pm Fridays 3pm-5pm and 6pm-8pm Saturdays 3pm-5pm and…

Thursday September 23
5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
The Northman Beer & Cider Garden on The Riverwalk
233 East Riverwalk
Chalk Howard Street
Sep24
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Chalk Howard Street

The popular Chalk Howard Street festival returns to Rogers Park for its third year in a virtual format on August 13, repeating on every Friday…

Friday September 24
11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Howard Street between Ridge and Sheridan
Howard St.
Oktoberfest Weekend Series with Alpine Thunder
Sep24
Sep26
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Oktoberfest Weekend Series with Alpine Thunder

Join us for the 2nd in our 4 weekend series celebrating all things Oktoberfest! Beginning Friday, September 17th and ending on Sunday October 10th, we…

Friday September 24
11:00 a.m.Sunday September 26
10:30 p.m.
The Northman Beer & Cider Garden on The Riverwalk
233 East Riverwalk
2021 Puerto Rican Festival of Chicago
Sep24
Sep27
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

2021 Puerto Rican Festival of Chicago

THE PUERTO RICAN FESTIVAL OF CHICAGO IS AN INCLUSIVE NONPARTISAN ORGANIZATION DEDICATED TO PROMOTING THE CULTURE, ART, AND VALUES OF THE PUERTO RICAN COMMUNITY THROUGH…

Friday September 24
11:00 a.m.Monday September 27
11:00 p.m.
Humboldt Park
1400 N. Humboldt Dr
Andersonville Homecoming
Sep24
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Andersonville Homecoming

The Andersonville Chamber of Commerce (ACC) is pleased to announce Andersonville Homecoming, a three-night, two-day outdoor festival featuring live entertainment, local artisans and merchants, food…

Friday September 24
5:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Clark St. between Catalpa Ave. and Summerdale Ave.
Oktoberfest Chicago
Sep24
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Oktoberfest Chicago

Pull on your Lederhosen and polka on down to Oktoberfest Chicago next weekend, Friday, Sept. 24 through Sunday, Sept. 26, at St. Alphonsus church in…

Friday September 24
5:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
St. Alphonsus Church
1429 W. Wellington
NON:op Open Opera Works
Sep24
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

NON:op Open Opera Works

Words : Music : Action Who determines who is “”in””, who is “”out”” and who is “”other””? What are the boundaries for inclusion and the…

Friday September 24
8:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
SITE/less
1250 W Augusta Blvd
Hyde Park Jazz Festival
Sep25
Sep26
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Music & Comedy

Hyde Park Jazz Festival

The Hyde Park Jazz Festival is a collaborative platform dedicated to supporting the presentation and ongoing development of jazz, particularly on the South Side of…

Saturday September 25Sunday September 26
Hyde Park
The Lucky Trikes
Sep25
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

The Lucky Trikes

The Lucky Trikes is thrilled to perform with some good buddies at a ribbon cutting and celebration of a new Little Free Library near Cook…

Saturday September 25
11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Douglas Park
W 18th Street & S Farrar Drive
Filament Theatre Presents: The Secret Yes
Sep25
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Filament Theatre Presents: The Secret Yes

Filament Theatre returns to live performances with The Secret Yes – an outdoor, immersive adventure for the whole family. In a world full of Nos,…

Saturday September 25
11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Portage Park
4100 N. Long Ave
Andersonville Homecoming
Sep25
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Andersonville Homecoming

The Andersonville Chamber of Commerce (ACC) is pleased to announce Andersonville Homecoming, a three-night, two-day outdoor festival featuring live entertainment, local artisans and merchants, food…

Saturday September 25
11:00 a.m.10:00 p.m.
Clark St. between Catalpa Ave. and Summerdale Ave.
Oktoberfest Chicago
Sep25
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Oktoberfest Chicago

Pull on your Lederhosen and polka on down to Oktoberfest Chicago next weekend, Friday, Sept. 24 through Sunday, Sept. 26, at St. Alphonsus church in…

Saturday September 25
11:00 a.m.10:00 p.m.
St. Alphonsus Church
1429 W. Wellington
2021 Puerto Rican Festival of Chicago
Sep25
Sep28
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

2021 Puerto Rican Festival of Chicago

THE PUERTO RICAN FESTIVAL OF CHICAGO IS AN INCLUSIVE NONPARTISAN ORGANIZATION DEDICATED TO PROMOTING THE CULTURE, ART, AND VALUES OF THE PUERTO RICAN COMMUNITY THROUGH…

Saturday September 25
11:00 a.m.Tuesday September 28
11:00 p.m.
Humboldt Park
1400 N. Humboldt Dr
Oktoberfest at Brookfield Zoo
Sep25
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Oktoberfest at Brookfield Zoo

Zoogoers can toss on their lederhosen and enjoy live polka music at the Beer Garden from 11 a.m.- 5:30 p.m. on Brookfield Zoo’s East Mall,…

Southwest Suburbs

Event details
Saturday September 25
11:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
Trucktoberfest Park Ridge 2021
Sep25
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Trucktoberfest Park Ridge 2021

Located at Hodges Park in Park Ridge, Il just outside of Chicago is Trucktoberfest Park Ridge 2021 hosted by Park Ridge District, The Harp &…

Saturday September 25
12:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
101 s courtland ave park ridge il
101 s courtland ave
Filament Theatre Presents: The Secret Yes
Sep25
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Filament Theatre Presents: The Secret Yes

Filament Theatre returns to live performances with The Secret Yes – an outdoor, immersive adventure for the whole family. In a world full of Nos,…

Saturday September 25
2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Portage Park
4100 N. Long Ave
Chicago Water Lantern Festival
Sep25
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events

Chicago Water Lantern Festival

Water Lantern Festival is back! Chicago Water Lantern Festival is coming up on September 25th, 2021! Voted #1 Best Cultural Festival by USA TODAY! Water…

Saturday September 25
4:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
South Lagoon in Lincoln Park
2045 N Lincoln Park W
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