Grant Park and other outdoor green spaces host exciting, free dance performances and lessons throughout the season at Chicago SummerDance. Discover a wide variety of dance and musical genres, with 48 different live bands, DJs, and dance instructors.
Find the epicenter of the event at Grant Park, which features a restored 4,900-square-foot, 100% recycled, open-air dance floor designed by local artist Dan Peterman. Other events during the festival take place at Portage Park, Willye B. White Park, Millennium Park, and Bollywood Grove.
From salsa and swing dancing to hip hop grooves and modern dance, every type of dancing is represented at Chicago SummerDance. Don't miss the SummerDance-Off Celebration and Finals Competition on August 26 at Millennium Park, a full day of professional dance performances, amateur battles, and activities at the Dance Village.
Kick up your heels and have a blast this summer with a vacation getaway to our River North hotel. We're just 1.5 miles away from Grant Park, in a vibrant riverfront neighborhood near shops, restaurants, nightlife, and fun things to do in Chicago. Connect with the rich culture of the city from our downtown location, and discover the dynamic soul of this world-class destination.
Please contact us at your convenience to learn more and to book your reservations. We're always ready to help you plan your Chicago adventure.