Chicago July 2021 Events

Chicago July 2021 Events

Chicago Lifts COVID Restrictions for the Fourth of July

Average temperature low and high: 70°- 82°
The Windy City's summers are warm but pleasant, so it's a popular time for travelers. With COVID restrictions officially lifted on July 4, things are starting to open up again, and the city is filled with excitment. Expect festive Fourth of July events. Walking tours of Chicago's historic areas and visiting rooftop bars are also summer highlights in the city.

July Event Calendar

Windy City Smokeout

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 Chicago! The annual event will feature 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 will be available online soon! 

Chicago Tattoo Arts Convention

Chicago Tattoo Arts Convention

The 11th annual Chicago Tattoo Arts Convention is a must-attend event for ink lovers! This 3-day convention will feature live tattooing by some of the most popular and talented artists in the country, seminars, and unique entertainment by burlesque performers. Tickets range from $22-$45; kids under 12 get in free.

Roscoe Village Burger Fest

Roscoe Village Burger Fest

It's not a bold statement to say Chicago is proud of its food. From July 7th to the 11th, 12 Chicago restaurants to cook the most mouth-watering burgers imaginable. The event takes place at Fellger Park, at the corner of Belmont and Damen.

Chicago Events in July

Concerts

Sports

Theater & Headliners

Upcoming Nightclub Events

Thu, Jul 01 at DURO
Fri, Jul 02 at Cosmix Fridays with DJ Greg Haus
Sun, Jul 04 at MadonnaRama
Mon, Jul 05 at Mom Jeans
Wed, Jul 07 at Beat Lab
Thu, Jul 08 at BLENDER
Fri, Jul 09 at Cosmix Fridays with DJ Greg Haus
Mon, Jul 12 at Crash Landing
July Club Events

Things to Do in Chicago in July

Go on an Architecture Tour

Go on an Architecture Tour
The city of Chicago was once considered a center for architectural experimentation and innovation, with buildings that were the tallest in the world. There's no better way to explore and learn about the Windy City's architecture and history than by booking a tour!

Have a Drink at a Rooftop Bar

Have a Drink at a Rooftop Bar
Chicago is known for swank roof-top bars and lounges with unique and breath-taking views of the city. Enjoy craft cocktails and bites during a comfortable summer evening.