Northalsted Business Alliance is the chamber of commerce for the historic Boystown area of Chicago, providing programs & services that increase investment, security, opportunity & community activity.
The 19th annual Chicago Pride Fest®, June 22-23, 2019, is a renowned two-day street festival held the weekend leading up to the Chicago Pride Parade. Up to 100,000 people are expected to attend each year, celebrating LGBTQ+ life, culture and community. 2019 marks a milestone as we honor the 50th anniversary of Stonewall and the birth of the Pride movement. More than 100 food and drink vendors will serve the crowd, and guests can expect nonstop performances from three stages, including from superstar Leann Rimes.
Admission: $10 Suggested Donation – All Ages Location: Boystown on Halsted Street from Addison to Grace St. Hours: 11am – 10pm, June 22-23, 2019 Public Transportation: Trains – Addison Red, Belmont Red/Purple/Brown, Sheridan Red. Buses – 8, 22, 36, 77, 80, 146, 151, 152 Weather: Open rain or shine, please be advised that severe conditions may delay or cancel performances Security: No large bags/backpacks allowed, all bags will be inspected prior to entry. No coolers or outside beverages. Clear plastic sealed bottled water is allowed.
Post cover photo from the Northalsted Business Alliance.