Chicago Opening Grant Park and Union Park For Protesters To Gather This WeekendThe city expects hundreds if not thousands to gather peacefully this weekend. In addition to opening up Grant and Union parks, portions of Lake Shore Drive will also be shut down to deal with the crowds.
Pitchfork Music Festival Canceled Due To COVID-19 Pandemic; Gov. JB Pritzker Says Illinois State Fair 'Highly Unlikely'"It can be pretty daunting to think about the future of live music right now, but know that we are fully committed to bringing Pitchfork Music Festival back in 2021," organizers said.
Lineup Announced For Chicago's Pitchfork Music FestivalChicago's Pitchfork Music Festival lineup was announced Wednesday.
CPS Leader Accuses Chicago Teachers Union Of 'Breach Of Trust'; CTU President Jesse Sharkey Remains Optimistic About Chances Of A Deal By MondayTeachers have been on strike since Oct. 17, and students have missed seven days of class as a result, matching the length of the last Chicago teachers' strike in 2012.
Chicago Rallies For March Of Our LivesWhat signs asked for, local students demanded during the rally.
March For Our Lives In ChicagoDespite the cold weather, tens of thousands of students are expected to participate in the march against gun violence.
Chicago Students To March In D.C.Chicago is also prepping for its own march to end gun violence.
Gun Control March Set For SaturdayPeople who couldn't make the trip to D.C. are preparing to protest here in Chicago.
Best Music Festivals Near ChicagoFrom big-name music festivals held in Chicago, to festivals just a short car ride away, you won't long for more options when it comes to live musical performances this summer.
Pitchfork Weekend BeginsCBS 2's Mai Martinez talks with event organizers, concert-goers and a Chicago doctor about what they expect.
Best Labor Day Celebrations In ChicagoGet out and enjoy Labor Day this year with these fun events in Chicago.
Hundreds Gather For May Day Rally For Immigration RightsHundreds of immigration rights activists have begun marching along Chicago streets from the Near West Side to Federal Plaza downtown, as part of an annual May Day rally calling for easing immigration laws.
6 More Chicago Park District Pools Open; 2 Still ClosedSix Chicago Park District outdoor swimming pools throughout the city opened Sunday after being closed for repairs.
May Day Protesters Block Bank Entrances Before Rally Through LoopAbout 75 Occupy Chicago protesters held sit-ins outside at least two Bank of America branches in downtown Chicago on Tuesday, before joining a much larger protest rally and march through the Loop in honor of May Day.
Occupy Chicago Plans 2-Day Festival In MayThe Chicago outdoor festival season is about to get a new, politically-based offering in the spring, in the form of the Occupy Festival.