This weekend, Sip & Shop at Mo Dailey’s in Norwood Park. Grab some of the best food truck bites at the Pilsen Food Truck Social. Tranform the community one block at a time with My Block My Hood My City. Activate the summer in an exclusive location in the loop with ACTIVATE Chicago. Full guide of things to do in Chicago June 6th through the 9th. Check them out below!
Mo Dailey’s Sip N Shop
Friday | June 7th | 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Mo Dailey’s | 6070 N Northwest Hwy. | Free
Sip and Shop local goods this weekend in Norwood park. Mo Dailey’s will host a variety of vendors as well as artisan jewelry, accessories, glass, candles, and more. Take a trip to the Northwest side of Chicago for a unique shopping experience.
W82 x Stance Shopping Night
Saturday | June 8th | 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
3317 N Clark St. | Free
W82 X Stance invite you to experience a late night shopping event this weekend. Enjoy free food, drinks, giveaways, and a gift with a purchase of $20 or more (limited to the first 25 guests). See what’s happening at the well-known skate and streetwear shop.
Food + Drink:
Pilsen Food Truck Social
Saturday – Sunday | June 8th – 9th | 12:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
18th Street between Racine and Throop St. | Free
The Pilsen Food Truck Social is a very popular food festival during the summer in Chicago. Located in the culturally rich Lower West Side neighborhood of Pilsen, the food truck social features over a dozen popular food trucks, local restaurants, and retail vendors. In addition to the food trucks, the popular event will host a mix of live music and local performances as well as other live entertainment. Sample and savor some of the best food trucks in the city. Get a list of vendors and more details on the festival here.
Toast of The South Loop
Friday | June 7th | 6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Historic Glessner House | 1800 South Prairie Ave. | $55
Take a wine and food tour around the Prairie District. The South Loop neighborhood offers some of the best eateries in the city. Enjoy them all at the Historic Glessner House along with music and dancing in a romantic garden setting. Tickets include 3hrs of unlimited food and drinks. To purchase tickets, visit the website here.
One Block At A Time
Saturday | June 8th | 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
8017 S Constance Ave. | Free
My Block My Hood My City is transforming communities one block at a time. Join the local non-profit this Saturday on the South Chicago community as they transform 8000 S. Constance Block Club. Volunteers alongside local residents will work together to cut overgrowth, plant flowers, paint fire hydrants, pick up litter, and tidy up the block. Help beautify the community by signing up to volunteer here.
Arts + Culture:
Friday – Sunday | June 7th – 9th | Time Varies
Clark Street between Foster and Catalpa| $10 Donation
Midsommarfest takes places during the 2nd weekend in June. The festival celebrates the old-world Swedish traditions of the Andersonville neighborhood. The three-day festival is full of music, dancing, kids entertainment, and tasty international food. See why this is one of the best June events to attend this summer. For more details on this festival, visit the website.
ACTIVATE: Premiere in Chicago
Thursday | June 6th| 5:00 p.m.
MacChesney Court | E. Lake St. and N. Garland Ct. | Free
Experience a public art offering this summer curated by local creatives in Chicago this Thursday in Chicago. The ACTIVATE summer series kicks off at MacChesney Court and features a dozen different artistic elements from some of Chicago’s best artists. ACTIVATE is a great activity to checkout during a summer weeknight in the city. Don’t forget to RSVP for a free drink ticket as well!
Mark your calendar! Save the date for more June events. Check out the June Guide to events in Chicago here.