The Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events presents FREE cultural programs year-round weekdays at Noon at the Daley Civic Center located at 50 W. Washington St., Chicago, IL 60602.
(schedule is subject to change)
Tuesday, October 1
National Steppers Society
Gotta get your groove on! Join the National Stepper’s Society for a lunchtime dance hour.
Wednesday, October 2
The Chosen Few
Join the Chosen Few on the plaza at noon for a hot mix of house music.
Thursday, October 3, 10, 17 & 24 (final markets)
Chicago City Markets presented by Humana®
Daley Plaza Farmers Market Opens (7am–3pm)
The Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events is pleased to kick off summer with the Chicago City Markets presented by Humana® at the Daley Plaza Markets. Residents are encouraged to visit their neighborhood market this season to shop local and shop fresh. A complete list of city-run markets, along with dates and times are listed at chicagofarmersmarkets.us.
Thursday, October 3
Under the Picasso
Come out and join James Dean showcasing his passion and art of DJing house and Tech music.
Friday, October 4
The Sam Chatman 40 year Legacy
Join us on the plaza for a celebration of Sam Chatman’s 40+ years in radio and television.
Monday, October 7
Cook County Line Dancing
Join us on the plaza for line dancing presented to you by the Cook County Clerks Office.
Tuesday, October 8
Latino Heritage Month
Please join us and the Latino Community on the plaza for an award ceremony with song
Friday, October 11
Columbus Day Flag Raising
Join us in raising the flag of the Italian committee sponsored by the Joint Civic Committee of Italian Americans.
Friday, October 18
Guinean Community Association Flag Raising
Join us on the plaza to celebrate the independence of Guinea from France with music and dance.
Tuesday, October 22
A Thriller Halloween
A Michael Jackson tribute performance celebrating the music and legacy of the King of Pop.
Wednesday, October 23
Hip Hop Music
Get your hearts pumping with hip hop music on the plaza brought to you by King Jak.
Tuesday, October 29
Italian American Heritage Ceremony
Join us on the plaza for an award program with music and dance presented by the Italian American community.
Wednesday, October 30
Breast Cancer Awareness
Join us for one full hour of Breast Cancer Awareness and information on the plaza at noon.