Chicago Green Light Exchange: Schedule of Events

Friday Evening Dance

at Forteza Fitness (1st floor, door on the left)
4437 N Ravenswood Ave, Chicago 60640

8 - 9pm:              Join us for a Crash Course in Beginner Balboa. 
                            (Beginner Class 1 for Balboa Taster)
9:30 - 12:30am:  Enjoy live music from the sweethearts of the Midwest, the Fat Babies

OR

Head over to Bluetopia, held at American Tango Institute
325 N Hoyne Ave, Chicago, IL 60612

8 - 9pm:              Free Blues dance lesson
9 - 2am:              Dancing with Chicago's favorite Blues DJs

Friday Late Nite Dance

at Lillstreet Loft (2nd floor, door on the right)
4437 N Ravenswood Ave, Chicago, IL 60640

1 - 4am:              Dance till the wee hours with Morry Sochat & the Special 20's

Saturday Activities

Inside Chicago Walking Tour
1pm
Explore all that Chicago has to offer on your own or come with us on an Inside Chicago walking tour, just $20 as an add-on to your weekend pass ($30 w/o pass - there will be one tour on Saturday and another on Sunday)


Saturday Afternoon Dance

at Daley Plaza
50 W Washington St, Chicago, IL 60602
1pm - 3pm:         Dancing in the wide-open air in front of the famous Picasso statue with some of Chicago's finest DJs. This event is free and open to the public as part of all the festivities of the Chicago Green Light Exchange weekend

Saturday Evening Dance

at South Shore Cultural Center
7059 S South Shore Dr. Chicago, IL 60649

7pm:                    Doors open at the beautiful, landmark South Shore Cultural Center
8pm - 12:30am:  Featuring not one, but two incredible bands, the Jake Sanders Quintet and special guest artists, Johnny Boyd and his Sensational Swing Lover Band!


Saturday Late Nite Dance

at Lillstreet Loft (2nd floor, door on the right)
4437 N Ravenswood Ave, Chicago, IL 60640

1 - 4am:              Features an all-star lineup of Chicago's hometown heroes and some very special guests to keep the joint jumpin'

Sunday Jazz Brunch

at Scafuri Bakery
1337 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL ‎60607

11am - 2pm:       Start your day the right way with the 12th Street Ramblers

Sunday Activities

Inside Chicago Walking Tour
1pm
Explore all that Chicago has to offer on your own or come with us on an Inside Chicago walking tour, just $20 as an add-on to your weekend pass ($30 w/o pass - there will be one tour on Saturday and one tour on Sunday)

Sunday Ballyhoo! and Afternoon Dance

at Chicago Cultural Center
78 E Washington St Chicago, IL 60602

2 - 4pm:               Ripped right off the stage of a 1930's variety show, the Ballyhoo is an experience like none other. Live music provided by the Fat Babies, dancing by the Galaxie Girls, and plenty of time for you to join us on the dance floor!

Sunday Supper

at Honky Tonk Barbecue
1800 S Racine Ave, Chicago, IL 60608

8pm:                    Cap off the weekend with some barbecue and the Fat Babies