Not so fast! There’s no need to vacate the Loop straight after work. For a sixth year, the Chicago Loop Alliance and curators will organize interactive, pop-up art exhibitions in downtown alleys. Click here to read more on Curbed Chicago’s page.
May is creeping closer and there’s no better way to celebrate the warm weather than with a Carnival! Come one, come all to Girls Rock held at Sleeping Village May 19th. This colorful scene will feature carnival-style games, food, and fun at 5pm, followed by a wild Rock ‘n’ roll show at 7pm! Get Your Tickets Here
Entering its sixth year, the Chicago Loop Alliance’s ACTIVATE event series returns to unexpected venues in downtown Chicago this summer, with plenty of live performances, art installations and other surprises in tow. This morning, event organizers announced that the pop-up parties will take place on June 6, July 18, August 22 and September 26 from 5 to 10pm. Click here to go to Time Out’s full article on their website.
Peek behind the curtain in the Loop’s most unexpected places with ACTIVATE: Backstage. In celebration of the City of Chicago’s Year of Chicago Theatre, join Chicago Loop Alliance for a series of four summer nights inspired by the art of performance. Experience interactive art, live music, and immersive audience participation in unusual urban spaces around the Loop. Click here for more on Loop Chicago’s website.
Do312 presents the second annual Waldos Forever Fest with White Mystery and New Orleans bounce artist, Big Freedia! The free event takes place in the Chicago neighborhood of Andersonville, outside of medical cannabis Dispensary 33, with a full line-up of musicians, comedians, and DJs.
FULL LINEUP: Big Freedia, Mystery School, White Mystery, Tatiana Hazel, and Akasha Comedy by: Maureen SanDiego, Rachel Relman Drag by: Lucy Stoole (Host), Ramona Slick DJs: All the Way Kay, Jill Hopkins Food Trucks: Three Legged Tacos, Chicago Lunchbox