Relax with Culture at a Night Out in the Parks Program


Chicagoans and visitors

Enjoy cultural presentations at local parks

Friday, August 9

We Are Hip-Hop Festival at Dvorak. Free.
1 p.m., Dvorak Park, 1119 W. Cullerton St.

Hip-Hop activists, artists and poets at Peace Rally/Hip-Hop Concert. Free.
5 p.m., Sherwood Park, 5701 S. Shields Ave.

Community picnic and entertainment at Block Party at Garfield. Free.
5 p.m., Garfield Park, 100 N. Central Park Ave.

Local musicians at Culture Coach at Taylor-Lauridsen. Free.
5 p.m., Taylor-Lauridsen Playground Park, 704 W. 42nd St.

Acrobats at Wheel Jam at Taylor-Lauridsen. Free.
6 p.m., Taylor-Lauridsen Playground Park, 704 W. 42nd St.

Chicago Shakespeare in the Parks presents The Comedy of Errors. Free.
6:30 p.m., Humboldt Park, 1440 N. Humboldt Dr.
Concerts in the Park at Ravenswood. Free.
7 p.m., Ravenswood Manor Playlot Park, 4604 N. Manor Ave.

Chicago Physical Theatre presents The Chi-Town Clown Revue. $18.
7:30 p.m., Theatre on the Lake, 2401 N. Lakeshore Dr.

A theatrical version of “The Birds” by Hell in a Handbag at Berger. $19.
7:30 p.m., Berger Park Cultural Center, 6205 N. Sheridan Rd.

Movies in the Parks. Free.
8 p.m., Here Comes the Boom, Mahalia Jackson Park, 8407 S. Kerfoot Ave.
8 p.m., Skyfall, Oakdale Park, 965 W. 95th St.
8 p.m., Hotel Transylvania, Archer Park, 4901 S. Kilbourn Ave.

The Chicago Park District’s Night Out in the Parks initiative features more than 750 citywide cultural and arts activities in 230 parks this summer, making them a safe haven and a hub of activity. 


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