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.
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
On February 16, 2019, for one night only, SPIN Chicago is transforming into a pop-up roller rink from 9pm-1am downtown! “Match Made in Heaven” is a free event, presented by White Mystery and 1833 that kicks off with a retro fashion show on wheels by indie label Crystal Gravy. Bring your own skates, or rent a pair for $5, and cruise to awesome soul, funk, disco and more tunes from DJs Miss Alex White & White Francis! Photo by Diane Alexander White.