Chicago SummerDance

Citywide including pop-ups and special events, Night Out in the Parks events, programs at the Spirit of Music Garden in Grant Park

Select Dates July 6–September 17, 2022

SummerDance Celebration in Millennium Park, September 17
Free Admission

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The beloved Chicago SummerDance series returns this summer at parks throughout the city, during August and September. Dancers of all ages and skill levels are invited to take part in introductory dance lessons by professional instructors followed by live music and dancing.

People dance at the SummerDance in the Parks series at Portage Park in Chicago's Portage Park neighborhood


Complete 2022 schedule.

SummerDance Celebration in Millennium Park

SummerDance Celebration

Saturday, September 17 in Millennium Park.

SummerDance in Spirit of the Music Garden Grant Park summer dancing

Plan Your Visit and Accessibility

Helpful information when planning your visit to Chicago SummerDance.

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Nearby parking garages are located at Grant Park North Garage (25 N. Michigan Ave.), Grant Park South Garage (325 S. Michigan Ave.) and Millennium Park Garage & Millennium Lakeside Garage (5 S. Columbus Dr.).

Pay in person at each garage location or pre-pay online for discounted parking. Visit or call 312.616.0600 for 24/7 customer service.


Public Transportation:


Take CTA to Millennium Park

From the elevated lines: exit at Washington/Wabash and walk east.

From the subway: exit at Lake (Red Line) or Washington (Blue Line) and walk east.

Served by buses 3, 4, 6, J14, 20, 56, 60, 124, 146, 147, 151, 157

Take CTA to all SummerDance events

For travel information, visit For fare information or to purchase fares in advance, visit



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