Free Chicago SummerDance Aug 18-Sept 15
The largest annual outdoor dancing series in the US returns with swing, waltz, salsa and more. Go to dance or simply to enjoy the music.
When: Select dates August 18-Septemebr 15, 2021. Dance Lesson: 4:30-5:30pm. Music & Dancing: 5:30–7:30pm except where noted below.
Where: See below
Wednesday, August 18 at Willye B. White Park, 1610 W. Howard St. (Reggae)
Wednesday, August 25 at Ogden Park, 6500 S. Racine Ave. (Steppin’)
Wednesday, September 1 at Palmer Park, 201 E. 111th St. (Line Dancing)
Wednesday, September 8 at Davis Square Park, 4430 S. Marshfield Ave. (Cumbia)
Sunday, September 12 (Note the time: 1–6pm) at Rainbow Beach Park, 3111 E. 77th St. (House) — presented as part of the House City series
Wednesday, September 15 at Portage Park, 4100 N. Long Ave. (Salsa)
SummerDance Market Pop-Ups
Sunday, August 1, 11am-2pm – Maxwell Street Market: Salsa, Kizomba, Bachata
Saturday, August 14, 11am-2pm – Englewood City Market: Steppin’, Bop
Sunday, August 15, 11am-3pm –Maxwell Street Market: Swing, Steppin’ and Salsa
Saturday, September 4, 11:30am-2:30pm – Plant Chicago Market, Davis Square Park, in collaboration with community partner Back of the Yards Neighborhood Chicago