Millennium Park

Latest stories

5h
Brandon Sun
Simplot Millennium Park board looking for helpTycoles and Faron and Deb Asham were on it. Four of them have since stepped awa
Simplot Millennium Park board looking for help
Brandon Sun / Posted 5 hours ago
Tycoles and Faron and Deb Asham were on it. Four of them have since stepped away for various reasons. “We’re a pseudo-Millennium Park board and we’re looking for other people to join in and help out,” Stephens said, noting that they don’t... Read more
15h
Chicago Tribune
Sculptures made of discarded tires coming to Millennium ParkSix sculptures spun from discarded rubber tires and stainless steel will be joi
Sculptures made of discarded tires coming to Millennium Park
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 hours ago
Six sculptures spun from discarded rubber tires and stainless steel will be joining Millennium Park's public art collection Saturday. Chakaia Booker's sculptures will be on exhibition through April 2018 in the Boeing Galleries, and a seventh... Read more
15h
Chicago Tribune
New sculptures unveiled at Millennium Parkinstallation April 29, 2016, that includes the piece "Take Out" (2008) by the a
New sculptures unveiled at Millennium Park
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 hours ago
installation April 29, 2016, that includes the piece "Take Out" (2008) by the artist Chakaia Booker, before the exhibit's official opening at the Boeing Galleries at Millennium Park in Chicago. The sculptures will be on exhibition through April 2... Read more
21h
Chicago Tribune
Sculptures made of discarded tires coming to Millennium ParkSix sculptures spun from discarded rubber tires and stainless steel will be joi
Sculptures made of discarded tires coming to Millennium Park
Chicago Tribune / Posted 21 hours ago
Six sculptures spun from discarded rubber tires and stainless steel will be joining Millennium Park's public art collection Saturday. Chakaia Booker's sculptures will be on exhibition through April 2018 in the Boeing Galleries, and a seventh... Read more
1d
JazzTimes Magazine
Chicago Jazz Festival Announces headlinersHeadliners have been announced for the 38th Annual Chicago Jazz Festival. The f
Chicago Jazz Festival Announces headliners
JazzTimes Magazine / Posted yesterday
Headliners have been announced for the 38th Annual Chicago Jazz Festival. The festival will take place in Millennium Park and the Chicago Cultural Center (78 E. Washington Street) September 1-4. Admission is free. Artists scheduled to perform... Read more
2d
Los Angeles Times
On the NFL Draft: Myles Jack tackles questions about his knee on eve of the draftin luxury buses, stopping to pose for photos at various landmarks. The players
On the NFL Draft: Myles Jack tackles questions about his knee on eve of the draft
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
in luxury buses, stopping to pose for photos at various landmarks. The players spent an hour at an NFL "Play 60" event at Millennium Park, tossing footballs to local kids and putting them through various drills. Afterward, the players talked to... Read more
32 related stories
2d
Chicago Tribune
Bad Plus, Orbert Davis headline Jazz Festcelebration for Cuban percussionist Candido Camero will top the 38th annual Chi
Bad Plus, Orbert Davis headline Jazz Fest
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
celebration for Cuban percussionist Candido Camero will top the 38th annual Chicago Jazz Festival, running Sept. 1-4 at Millennium Park and the Chicago Cultural Center. Among the major events: Sept. 1: Orbert Davis presenting the world... Read more
2d
ajc.com
10 things you need to know about the NFL draftdraft prospects gather around Annish Kapoor’s stainless steel Cloud Gate sculpt
10 things you need to know about the NFL draft
ajc.com / Posted 2 days ago
draft prospects gather around Annish Kapoor’s stainless steel Cloud Gate sculpture, also known as “The Bean,” for photos at Millennium Park, Wednesday, April 27, 2016, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato) RUNNING BACKS WIDE RECEIVERS OFFENSIVE... Read more
466 related stories
2d
Animation World Network
Nick Sponsoring ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ NASCAR Eventoff the partnership when she unveiled her No. 10 April O’Neil/Nature’s Bakery C
Nick Sponsoring ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ NASCAR Event
Animation World Network / Posted 2 days ago
off the partnership when she unveiled her No. 10 April O’Neil/Nature’s Bakery Chevrolet SS at an event at Wrigley Square in Millennium Park with the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, then took her car for a spin down Michigan Ave. She will join a number... Read more
4 related stories
3d
Crain's Chicago Business
Miami City Ballet, a smaller 'Producers' and more best betsChabrier's “Bourr�e Fantasque.” Another solid program. Decisions, decisions. Ap
Miami City Ballet, a smaller 'Producers' and more best bets
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 3 days ago
Chabrier's “Bourr�e Fantasque.” Another solid program. Decisions, decisions. Apr. 29, 30. $60-$130. Harris Theater at Millennium Park, 205 E. Randolph Dr., 312-334-7777 6 The term "artisanal" gets thrown around a lot. But when Pastoral, the... Read more
3d
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
REX NELSON: A modern approachChicago, Weprin renovated and reopened the Soho House, the Hotel Lincoln and wh
REX NELSON: A modern approach
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Chicago, Weprin renovated and reopened the Soho House, the Hotel Lincoln and what once was a private men's club overlooking Millennium Park known as the Chicago Athletic Association. The old club is now a 241-room hotel. Weprin's company is AJ... Read more
3d
Business Wire
Acadia Realty Trust Reports First Quarter 2016 Operating Resultsto first quarter 2016, the Company completed $153.8 million of dispositions wit
Acadia Realty Trust Reports First Quarter 2016 Operating Results
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
to first quarter 2016, the Company completed $153.8 million of dispositions within Fund III, as follows: Heritage Shops at Millennium Park, the Loop, Chicago, IL. In April 2016, Acadia completed the sale of Heritage Shops at Millennium Park in... Read more
7 related stories
4d
asianage
In city of joy, a clean Ganga only key to a serene voyagea feel of the surrounding view and warmup to the watery mood and the mutable we
In city of joy, a clean Ganga only key to a serene voyage
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
a feel of the surrounding view and warmup to the watery mood and the mutable weather. The launch leaves its jetty from the Millennium Park. At a distance, thick crowds of daily office-goers and vendors spill over the cagey structures of... Read more
4d
Chicago Tribune
Jane Bunnett's groundbreaking experiment with gifted young Cuban womenof its more majestic performances. Leading her new band Maqueque — a brilliant,
Jane Bunnett's groundbreaking experiment with gifted young Cuban women
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
of its more majestic performances. Leading her new band Maqueque — a brilliant, all-female ensemble of Cuban musicians — in Millennium Park, Bunnett introduced listeners to a young generation of artists who would not have had a chance to be heard... Read more
4d
Lake County Journal
Lindenhurst celebrates Earth Day with family festivalDay itself was Friday. To celebrate, the Village of Lindenhurst Environmental C
Lindenhurst celebrates Earth Day with family festival
Lake County Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Day itself was Friday. To celebrate, the Village of Lindenhurst Environmental Commission held at Super-Hero Earth Day 5K at Millennium Park, a village-wide cleanup, tree planting, children's activities and more as part of the festival. There was a... Read more
6d
Weston Mercury
Town prepares for popular fairfield in Nailsea as the scouts put on their May fair. Preparations are underwa
Town prepares for popular fair
Weston Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
field in Nailsea as the scouts put on their May fair. Preparations are underway for the event which will be held in Millennium Park, in Brockway, on May 2 from noon to 5pm. The Twice Dailies, Barley Rye Choir, Nailsea Musicals and Robin... Read more
6d
Daily Herald
Lindenhurst celebrates Earth Daythe kids to sort of show them what they can be doing in the future as they grow
Lindenhurst celebrates Earth Day
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
the kids to sort of show them what they can be doing in the future as they grow." The festival kicked off at Lindenhurst's Millennium Park with a free Super-Hero 5K fun run and walk. Park district Executive Director Dave Mohr said this was the... Read more
6d
Crain's Chicago Business
Readers respondof debt,” April 18): • If you want to know how this museum situation is going
Readers respond
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 6 days ago
of debt,” April 18): • If you want to know how this museum situation is going to turn out, two words: Park Grill. That Millennium Park restaurant that didn't have to pay taxes, garbage collection fees, water fees and the city of Chicago—aka,... Read more
8d
Brandon Sun
Minor Baseball sets new registration markPorter Ewert, 10, fields a ground ball at Simplot Millennium Park on Thursday a
Minor Baseball sets new registration mark
Brandon Sun / Posted 8 days ago
Porter Ewert, 10, fields a ground ball at Simplot Millennium Park on Thursday as the Vincent Massey Vikings baseball team evaluated mosquito-aged players from Brandon Minor Baseball. An early spring aided by El Niño has Brandon’s minor sports... Read more
8d
NBC Chicago
Free Summer Workouts Return to Millennium ParkFree summer workouts are returning to Millennium Park. The summer workout seri
Free Summer Workouts Return to Millennium Park
NBC Chicago / Posted 8 days ago
Free summer workouts are returning to Millennium Park. The summer workout series will take place on Saturdays, June 4-Sept. 3, with the first class beginning at 7 a.m. The fitness series includes Tai Chi, Yoga, Pilates and Zumba led by various... Read more
9d
First Coast News
Steffens embracing leadership role with water polo teamCHICAGO (AP) — On her first-ever trip to Chicago, Maggie Steffens grabbed a lit
Steffens embracing leadership role with water polo team
First Coast News / Posted 9 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) — On her first-ever trip to Chicago, Maggie Steffens grabbed a little deep dish pizza, visited Millennium Park and took in a water polo game at a suburban high school. The fawning players apologized for their pool, and the biggest star... Read more
10 related stories
9d
KENS 5 San Antonio
Steffens embracing leadership role with water polo teamCHICAGO (AP) — On her first-ever trip to Chicago, Maggie Steffens grabbed a lit
Steffens embracing leadership role with water polo team
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 9 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) — On her first-ever trip to Chicago, Maggie Steffens grabbed a little deep dish pizza, visited Millennium Park and took in a water polo game at a suburban high school. The fawning players apologized for their pool, and the biggest star... Read more
10 related stories
9d
5KSDK St. Louis
Steffens embracing leadership role with water polo teamCHICAGO (AP) — On her first-ever trip to Chicago, Maggie Steffens grabbed a lit
Steffens embracing leadership role with water polo team
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 9 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) — On her first-ever trip to Chicago, Maggie Steffens grabbed a little deep dish pizza, visited Millennium Park and took in a water polo game at a suburban high school. The fawning players apologized for their pool, and the biggest star... Read more
10 related stories
9d
WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Steffens embracing leadership role with water polo teamCHICAGO (AP) — On her first-ever trip to Chicago, Maggie Steffens grabbed a lit
Steffens embracing leadership role with water polo team
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 9 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) — On her first-ever trip to Chicago, Maggie Steffens grabbed a little deep dish pizza, visited Millennium Park and took in a water polo game at a suburban high school. The fawning players apologized for their pool, and the biggest star... Read more
10 related stories
9d
KVUE-TV Austin
Steffens embracing leadership role with water polo teamCHICAGO (AP) — On her first-ever trip to Chicago, Maggie Steffens grabbed a lit
Steffens embracing leadership role with water polo team
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 9 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) — On her first-ever trip to Chicago, Maggie Steffens grabbed a little deep dish pizza, visited Millennium Park and took in a water polo game at a suburban high school. The fawning players apologized for their pool, and the biggest star... Read more
10 related stories
9d
WCSH 6 Portland
Steffens embracing leadership role with water polo teamCHICAGO (AP) — On her first-ever trip to Chicago, Maggie Steffens grabbed a lit
Steffens embracing leadership role with water polo team
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 9 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) — On her first-ever trip to Chicago, Maggie Steffens grabbed a little deep dish pizza, visited Millennium Park and took in a water polo game at a suburban high school. The fawning players apologized for their pool, and the biggest star... Read more
10 related stories
9d
WXIA-TV Atlanta
Steffens embracing leadership role with water polo teamCHICAGO (AP) — On her first-ever trip to Chicago, Maggie Steffens grabbed a lit
Steffens embracing leadership role with water polo team
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 9 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) — On her first-ever trip to Chicago, Maggie Steffens grabbed a little deep dish pizza, visited Millennium Park and took in a water polo game at a suburban high school. The fawning players apologized for their pool, and the biggest star... Read more
10 related stories
9d
WTSP-TV Tampa
Steffens embracing leadership role with water polo teamCHICAGO (AP) — On her first-ever trip to Chicago, Maggie Steffens grabbed a lit
Steffens embracing leadership role with water polo team
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 9 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) — On her first-ever trip to Chicago, Maggie Steffens grabbed a little deep dish pizza, visited Millennium Park and took in a water polo game at a suburban high school. The fawning players apologized for their pool, and the biggest star... Read more
10 related stories
9d
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Steffens embracing leadership role with water polo teamCHICAGO (AP) — On her first-ever trip to Chicago, Maggie Steffens grabbed a lit
Steffens embracing leadership role with water polo team
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 9 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) — On her first-ever trip to Chicago, Maggie Steffens grabbed a little deep dish pizza, visited Millennium Park and took in a water polo game at a suburban high school. The fawning players apologized for their pool, and the biggest star... Read more
10 related stories
9d
WKYC Cleveland
Steffens embracing leadership role with water polo teamCHICAGO (AP) — On her first-ever trip to Chicago, Maggie Steffens grabbed a lit
Steffens embracing leadership role with water polo team
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 9 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) — On her first-ever trip to Chicago, Maggie Steffens grabbed a little deep dish pizza, visited Millennium Park and took in a water polo game at a suburban high school. The fawning players apologized for their pool, and the biggest star... Read more
10 related stories
9d
The Record Searchlight
Steffens embracing leadership role with water polo teamPress CHICAGO (AP) - On her first-ever trip to Chicago, Maggie Steffens grabbe
Steffens embracing leadership role with water polo team
The Record Searchlight / Posted 9 days ago
Press CHICAGO (AP) - On her first-ever trip to Chicago, Maggie Steffens grabbed a little deep dish pizza, visited Millennium Park and took in a water polo game at a suburban high school. The fawning players apologized for their pool, and... Read more
10 related stories
10d
Crain's Chicago Business
Best bets: A new Tracy Letts play, Kerry James Marshall retrospectivethis is an excellent chance to hear them performed by world-class musicians. Ap
Best bets: A new Tracy Letts play, Kerry James Marshall retrospective
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 10 days ago
this is an excellent chance to hear them performed by world-class musicians. April 21, 7:30 p.m. $25-$55. Harris Theater at Millennium Park, 205 E. Randolph Dr., 312-334-7777 6 The Museum of Contemporary Art has mounted the first career... Read more
11d
Brandon Sun
Sports field study presented to councilremoved, as the Westman Youth Football Association announced last week that it
Sports field study presented to council
Brandon Sun / Posted 11 days ago
removed, as the Westman Youth Football Association announced last week that it plans to build two fields north of Simplot Millennium Park. "We have a committee already looking at funding/fundraising," Wilson said. "We’re talking with a number of... Read more
11d
Brandon Sun
Sports field study presented to councilremoved, as the Westman Youth Football Association announced last week that it
Sports field study presented to council
Brandon Sun / Posted 11 days ago
removed, as the Westman Youth Football Association announced last week that it plans to build two fields north of Simplot Millennium Park. “We have a committee already looking at funding/fundraising,” Wilson said. “We’re talking with a number of... Read more
11d
Chicago Tribune
A committed Mahler 4th Symphony from Riccardo Muti and CSO"The Tempest" and "Romeo and Juliet." Both works had figured in concerts Muti a
A committed Mahler 4th Symphony from Riccardo Muti and CSO
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
"The Tempest" and "Romeo and Juliet." Both works had figured in concerts Muti and the orchestra had presented at Millennium Park in 2014 and 2010, respectively. Each got an ardent, full-blooded account, more refined of detail and... Read more
13d
Norwich Evening News 24
What’s happening in Norfolk to celebrate the Queen’s 90th birthday on Thursdayat Eye Castle. In addition to music, food and drink is available. Beacon lighti
What’s happening in Norfolk to celebrate the Queen’s 90th birthday on Thursday
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 13 days ago
at Eye Castle. In addition to music, food and drink is available. Beacon lighting at 8.15pm FAKENHAM: Picnic party in Millennium park from 5pm. Funfair rides. Beacon lighting 7.30pm. GORLESTON: There are beacon lightings at both the Cliff... Read more
12 related stories
13d
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
What’s happening in Norfolk to celebrate the Queen’s 90th birthday on Thursdayat Eye Castle. In addition to music, food and drink is available. Beacon lighti
What’s happening in Norfolk to celebrate the Queen’s 90th birthday on Thursday
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 13 days ago
at Eye Castle. In addition to music, food and drink is available. Beacon lighting at 8.15pm FAKENHAM: Picnic party in Millennium park from 5pm. Funfair rides. Beacon lighting 7.30pm. GORLESTON: There are beacon lightings at both the Cliff... Read more
12 related stories
15d
Daily Herald
Chicago announces lineup for annual Gospel Music FestivalDepartment of Cultural Affairs and Special Events released the festival lineup
Chicago announces lineup for annual Gospel Music Festival
Daily Herald / Posted 15 days ago
Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events released the festival lineup on Thursday. It's scheduled for June 3-4 in Millennium Park and the Chicago Cultural Center. Among the headliners are Hezekiah Walker & The Love Fellowship, Shirley... Read more
16d
Crain's Chicago Business
11 outdoor dining and drinking options for the next warm dayrestaurant at the Chicago Athletic Association Hotel feel outdoorsy any day, bu
11 outdoor dining and drinking options for the next warm day
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 16 days ago
restaurant at the Chicago Athletic Association Hotel feel outdoorsy any day, but the showstopping views of downtown, Millennium Park and the lake are best seen from the balcony. It's open year-round and set with a fire pit and heaters to help... Read more
16d
Crain's Chicago Business
Top picks: 'Carlyle' at the Goodman, a film and music fest, antiques at the Botanic Gardensevent. Sept. 23-25. Discount $148 single-day or $250 weekend pass; regular pric
Top picks: 'Carlyle' at the Goodman, a film and music fest, antiques at the Botanic Gardens
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 16 days ago
event. Sept. 23-25. Discount $148 single-day or $250 weekend pass; regular price, $185 single-day, $295 weekend pass. Millennium Park, 205 E. Randolph St. Event schedules and availability change; phone ahead. Send your weekend tips in an... Read more
17d
Chicago Tribune
Hubbard Street Dance announces 2016-17 seasonJim Vincent's "Palladio" and Alejandro Cerrudo's "America Windows," inspired by
Hubbard Street Dance announces 2016-17 season
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
Jim Vincent's "Palladio" and Alejandro Cerrudo's "America Windows," inspired by the Chagall windows at the Art Institute of Chicago. Hubbard Street Dance performs at the Harris Theater for Music and Dance in Millennium Park, 205 E. Ran... Read more
21d
WGN Radio Chicago
Musician Bob Mould is getting back to basicsRocker Bob Mould performs Monday, June 23, 2014 at the Pritzker Pavilion in Mil
Musician Bob Mould is getting back to basics
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 21 days ago
Rocker Bob Mould performs Monday, June 23, 2014 at the Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park. (Chris Walker / Chicago Tribune) Rocker Bob Mould performs Monday, June 23, 2014 at the Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park. (Chris Walker / Chicago... Read more
22d
Daily Herald
Theater events: Family-friendly 'Snow White' comes to the Metropolisor mercurytheaterchicago.com. • Broadway in Chicago this week announced the li
Theater events: Family-friendly 'Snow White' comes to the Metropolis
Daily Herald / Posted 22 days ago
or mercurytheaterchicago.com. • Broadway in Chicago this week announced the lineup for its annual free summer concert in Millennium Park on Aug. 15. Canadian R&B star Deborah Cox, who plays the Whitney Houston role in "The Bodyguard," is among... Read more
23d
Crain's Chicago Business
Preckwinkle offers Cook County Hospital redevelopment planand plans to redevelop the Oriental Theater building. Its property management a
Preckwinkle offers Cook County Hospital redevelopment plan
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 23 days ago
and plans to redevelop the Oriental Theater building. Its property management and leasing sites include the Daley Center, Millennium Park and the Inland Steel building. Also involved in the development group are a unit of general contractor Walsh... Read more
5 related stories
23d
Daily Herald
Chicago Blues Festival salutes Otis Rush, Alligator Recordsnight. The festival includes daytime stages hosting local and national musicia
Chicago Blues Festival salutes Otis Rush, Alligator Records
Daily Herald / Posted 23 days ago
night. The festival includes daytime stages hosting local and national musicians. In May and June there will be preview performances and film screenings at the Chicago Cultural Center, Millennium Park and parks and libraries throughout t... Read more
2 related stories
24d
Crain's Chicago Business
Navy Pier hikes parking pricesthat the new Navy Pier parking prices are comparable to those of other Chicago
Navy Pier hikes parking prices
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 24 days ago
that the new Navy Pier parking prices are comparable to those of other Chicago tourism venues with free admission, such as Millennium Park ($28) and Lincoln Park Zoo ($30). He also stressed that the rate is on par with prices at parking garages... Read more
25d
examiner.com
Best Places To See Spring Flowers In Chicagoto Chicago Botanic Garden is free and parking is $25 per car. Become a member a
Best Places To See Spring Flowers In Chicago
examiner.com / Posted 25 days ago
to Chicago Botanic Garden is free and parking is $25 per car. Become a member and parking is free. Southeastern end of Millennium Park 201 E. Randolph St. Chicago, IL 60602 (312) 228-1004 Four season beauty exists at Lurie Garden and spring... Read more
25d
Chicago Tribune
Victor Goines takes a bow as composer, clarinetist, conductor in Evanstonto get without heading south to New Orleans. The evening opened with the "Benn
Victor Goines takes a bow as composer, clarinetist, conductor in Evanston
Chicago Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
to get without heading south to New Orleans. The evening opened with the "Benny Goodman" opus, which Goines premiered in Millennium Park in 2009 with Jon Faddis as trumpet soloist. This time Goines shared front-line duties with Chicago trumpeter... Read more
25d
Chicago Tribune
'Beautiful,' 'Fun Home' in Broadway in Chicago's summer concertof performances that will be part of its annual free summer concert, slated for
'Beautiful,' 'Fun Home' in Broadway in Chicago's summer concert
Chicago Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
of performances that will be part of its annual free summer concert, slated for Aug. 15 at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park. The performance will include selections from: Disney’s "Aladdin," "Beautiful – The Carole King Musical,"... Read more
26d
Irish Examiner
19th century ice houses to be preservedof Lismore Tidy Towns committee, who has researched the structures. While a sm
19th century ice houses to be preserved
Irish Examiner / Posted 26 days ago
of Lismore Tidy Towns committee, who has researched the structures. While a smaller ice house also stands in Lismore’s Millennium Park, the buildings are amongst the very few ice-houses still standing from an era when many of them would have... Read more
More

People in this news