Chicago SummerDance

Wednesdays-Sundays, June 27-August 24, 2019 • FREE Admission

Grant Park, Spirit of the Music Garden and other Chicago Park District locations

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Come join us this summer as the Spirit of Music Garden in Grant Park blossoms into an urban dance space. Dance to the sounds of 48 different live bands + DJs and get into step with dance lessons beforehand. Glide across the restored 4,900-square-foot, 100 percent recycled, open-air dance floor designed by Chicago artist Dan Peterman.

Swing, waltz, cha-cha…or simply enjoy the music. All FREE!


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Chicago SummerDance

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Grant Park
Spirit of Music Garden,
601 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60605

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Chicago SummerDance is presented and organized by the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events. Additional support provided by Chicago Park District, Chicago Police Department – 1st District, 42nd Ward Aldermanic Office, Ald. Brendan Reilly, Chicago Department of Transportation and the Department of Fleet and Facility Management.

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