Chicago July 2020 Events

July Event Calendar

Northwest Fourth-Fest

3-4 Jul, 2020
Hoffman Estates MAP

Every year, a huge 3-day festival is thrown in celebration of the Fourth of July. It features a parade on Illinois Boulevard, fireworks, a carnival, live music, a crafts fair, and a beer fest. With over 9,000 free parking spaces provided, it's a great and convenient way to celebrate the fourth! Admission to the festival and live entertainment is free, food, beverages, and carnival rides are an additional cost.

Windy City Smokeout

10-12 Jul, 2020
United Center MAP
Windy City Smokeout

BBQ, Beer, and good country music? What more could one ask for? Check out the Windy City Smokeout, a BBQ & Country Music Festival, as it returns to Los Angeles! The annual event will feature over 15 live music performances, access to BBQ from 20 of the world’s best pitmasters, and bars, concessions throughout the festival grounds. Ticket pricing and purchasing information are online; admission for children under 12 is free.

Naperville Ale Fest

11 Jul, 2020 12:00 pm
Naper Settlement MAP
Naperville Ale Fest

Nothing like cooling off from the hot summer sun with a cold brew! The Naperville Ale Festival is a popular and favorite event that you won't want to miss! It's so popular in fact that annually, there are two: one in the Winter and one in the Summer. The festival will feature over 200 unique American craft beers, live music, and food from some of the area's favorite restaurants and food trucks. Tickets will be available for purchase in April

Roscoe Village Burger Festival

11-12 Jul, 2020
Belmont and Damen MAP

At the annual Roscoe Village Burger Festival, over a dozen eateries will come together to deliver some of the best burgers you’ll ever have! In addition to delicious beef burgers, turkey burgers, and veggie burgers, the festival will also feature BBQ, two stages with live music entertainment, a kids’ activity area, arts & craft vendors, and the opportunity for visitors to vote for the best Chicago burger. Admission is free, but a $10 donation is suggested.

Bristol Renaissance Faire

11 Jul, 2020 - 7 Sep, 2020
Off I-94 at the IL/WI Border MAP
Bristol Renaissance Faire

The Bristol Renaissance Faire, which starts in early/mid-July and continues through September, is an annual experience worth checking out. On Saturdays, Sundays, and Labor Day, you can attend an event that will make you feel like you just stepped out of a time machine! It will feature knights jousting, artisan markets, costumed-minstrels, games, shows, and more! Single-day passes for adults are $25.95 and $11.50 for kids 5-12; children under 5 get in for free! 

Bantu Fest

25-26 Jul, 2020 @ 10:00 am
Midway Plaisance Park MAP
Bantu Fest

Bantu fest is a unique experience that celebrates cultures form more than 20 different countries. The 2-day festival celebrates unity, creativity, diversity, and cultural exchange. It will feature mouth-watering authentic food, a variety of live music performances from worldwide artists, a beer village, and an area for child entertainment. All entries will be final, as no re-entering will be allowed. Tickets can be purchased ahead of the event online. The one-day tickets are $5, and the 2-day tickets are $10.

Chicago Concerts in July

  • 07/01/2020 Hit Her With The Skates Royal George Theatre - Chicago Buy Tickets
  • 07/01/2020 Chicago Cubs vs. Milwaukee Brewers Wrigley Field Buy Tickets
  • 07/01/2020 The Outsiders - Preview Performance Albert Ivar Goodman Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 07/01/2020 A Paris Love Story Owen Bruner Goodman Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 07/01/2020 Hit Her With The Skates Royal George Theatre - Chicago Buy Tickets
  • 07/01/2020 Yemi Alade: Woman Of Steel Bottom Lounge Buy Tickets
  • 07/01/2020 San Cisco Lincoln Hall Buy Tickets
  • 07/01/2020 The Sword Empty Bottle Buy Tickets
  • 07/02/2020 Chicago Cubs vs. Milwaukee Brewers Wrigley Field Buy Tickets
  • 07/02/2020 A Paris Love Story Owen Bruner Goodman Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 07/02/2020 The Outsiders - Preview Performance Albert Ivar Goodman Theatre Buy Tickets
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  • 07/02/2020 Hit Her With The Skates Royal George Theatre - Chicago Buy Tickets
  • 07/03/2020 Chicago Cubs vs. Tampa Bay Rays Wrigley Field Buy Tickets
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  • 07/03/2020 The Outsiders - Preview Performance Albert Ivar Goodman Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 07/03/2020 A Paris Love Story Owen Bruner Goodman Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 07/03/2020 American Aquarium Lincoln Hall Buy Tickets
  • 07/04/2020 Chicago Cubs vs. Tampa Bay Rays Wrigley Field Buy Tickets
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  • 07/04/2020 Flogging Molly, Streetlight Manifesto, Mariachi Bronx & Amigo The Devil Byline Bank Aragon Ballroom Buy Tickets
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  • 07/05/2020 Chicago Cubs vs. Tampa Bay Rays Wrigley Field Buy Tickets
  • 07/05/2020 The Outsiders - Preview Performance Albert Ivar Goodman Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 07/05/2020 A Paris Love Story Owen Bruner Goodman Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 07/05/2020 Hit Her With The Skates Royal George Theatre - Chicago Buy Tickets
  • 07/05/2020 Chicago Fire vs. New York City FC Soldier Field Stadium Buy Tickets
  • 07/05/2020 The Good Life Sleeping Village Buy Tickets
  • 07/07/2020 Chicago White Sox vs. Chicago Cubs Guaranteed Rate Field Buy Tickets
  • 07/07/2020 The Outsiders - Preview Performance Albert Ivar Goodman Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 07/07/2020 Dear Evan Hansen CIBC Theatre Buy Tickets
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  • 07/08/2020 The Outsiders Albert Ivar Goodman Theatre Buy Tickets
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  • 07/09/2020 Failure Thalia Hall Buy Tickets
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  • 07/10/2020 Primus The Chicago Theatre Buy Tickets
  • 07/11/2020 Chicago White Sox vs. Arizona Diamondbacks Guaranteed Rate Field Buy Tickets
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  • 07/16/2020 Thao and The Get Down Stay Down Thalia Hall Buy Tickets
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  • 07/18/2020 Jimmy Buffett United Center Buy Tickets
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  • 07/20/2020 Chicago Cubs vs. Chicago White Sox Wrigley Field Buy Tickets
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  • 07/23/2020 Chicago White Sox vs. Minnesota Twins Guaranteed Rate Field Buy Tickets
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  • 07/23/2020 The Format Lincoln Hall Buy Tickets
  • 07/23/2020 Ana Tijoux Thalia Hall Buy Tickets
  • 07/23/2020 Liquid Stranger Concord Music Hall Buy Tickets
  • 07/24/2020 Dead & Company Wrigley Field Buy Tickets
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  • 07/24/2020 Sofia Nino de Rivera Copernicus Center Buy Tickets
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  • 07/24/2020 Harry Styles & Jenny Lewis United Center Buy Tickets
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  • 07/24/2020 Jerry Dance Party Cubby Bear Buy Tickets
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  • 07/25/2020 The Devil Wears Prada - Musical Nederlander Theatre at Ford Center for the Performing Arts Buy Tickets
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  • 07/25/2020 Kenny Chesney, Florida Georgia Line & Old Dominion Soldier Field Stadium Buy Tickets
  • 07/25/2020 Chicago White Sox vs. Minnesota Twins Guaranteed Rate Field Buy Tickets
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  • 07/26/2020 Chicago White Sox vs. Minnesota Twins Guaranteed Rate Field Buy Tickets
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  • 07/27/2020 Chicago White Sox vs. Detroit Tigers Guaranteed Rate Field Buy Tickets
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Upcoming Nightclub Events

Wed, Jul 01 at Lincoln Hall San Cisco
Wed, Jul 01 at Berlin Nightclub Beat Lab
Thu, Jul 02 at Berlin Nightclub DURO
Fri, Jul 03 at Lincoln Hall American Aquarium
Fri, Jul 03 at Subterranean EMO NITE at Subterranean Presented by Emo Nite LA
Fri, Jul 03 at Berlin Nightclub Cosmix Fridays with DJ Greg Haus
Fri, Jul 03 at The Owl DJ sets by Adam Luksetich (Numero Group)
Sat, Jul 04 at Berlin Nightclub Drag Matinee