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Multi-platinum selling singer, songwriter and pianist Ben Folds joins forces with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra for one night only! Widely regarded as one of the major music influencers of this generation, Folds brings his stirring melodies, brilliant lyrics and wry humor to Symphony Center on May 30. Folds’ enormous body of work spans pop albums with Ben Folds Five, solo albums and numerous collaborative records, including hits such as “Brick,” “Rockin’ the Suburbs” and “The Luckiest.” Visit cso.org for more information.
06/01 – Join us and you could Win NASCAR Chicago Street Race Tickets at DUNKIN’
🏁 Rev Up Your Engines! Win a Pair of NASCR Chicago Street Race Tickets at Dunkin’! 🍩☕️
Join Q101 at Dunkin’, located at 1201 S. Naper Blvd in Naperville, IL on Thursday, June 1st from 7am – 9am for an adrenaline-fueled opportunity! We’re thrilled to announce that we’re giving away an exclusive pair of tickets to the highly anticipated NASCAR Chicago Street Race!
6/2/23 – Links and Drinks Open- SOLD OUT *Dinner still available
The Links & Drinks Open returns this year to Klein Creek Golf Club in Winfield for an exciting Best Ball Scramble tournament! Aside from lunch, dinner, golf, and a stacked gift bag, we’ll have tons of other prizes including golf equipment, concert and sports tickets!
WHAT: LINKS & DRINKS OPEN GOLF OUTING
WHERE: KLEIN CREEK GOLF CLUB
WHEN: FRIDAY, JUNE 2nd (11AM registration / 1PM Shotgun start)
Join us for the 3rd Annual LINKS & DRINKS OPEN at Klein Creek Golf Club! This year on the FIRST FRIDAY OF THE SUMMER, Friday, June 2nd.
Come solo or bring a group of friends to challenge yourself in this Best Ball Scramble format. Whether you are a scratch golfer or an occasional golfer, this event is for you! Klein Creek is a premium 18-hole semi-private course centrally located in the western suburbs.
Start off with a pre-tournament lunch and then we’ll keep you busy as you navigate yourself around the course with Longest Drive contests, Closest to the Pin and much more with an opportunity to win great prizes to major concerts & events. We’ll wrap up the day and announce our winners at the banquet dinner afterward.
The West Town Chamber of Commerce’s much-anticipated Do Division Street Fest is back!
The team is thrilled to announce the full 2023 live music lineup! Kicking off Chicago’s festival season from Friday, June 2 through Sunday, June 4, 2023, the event will feature local vendors and electrifying live tunes on Division between Damen and Leavitt. In addition to two live music stages, patrons can enjoy a wide variety of local shopping, food, and plenty of ice cold beer, including varieties from local favorite Goose Island Beer Co., as well as spirits from White Claw and Deep Eddy.
For more information on this event click HERE. Festival Line up Below
LOCATION: Division Street between Damen and Leavitt (2000-2200 W Division St.)
WHEN: Friday, June 2: 5-10PM Saturday & Sunday, June 3 & 4: 12-10PM
EVENT BENEFACTORS: LaSalle II Magnet School A.N. Pritzker School Jose De Diego Community Academy
6/4/23 – NASCAR Watch Party at Church Street Brewing Company
Rev your engines, racing fans, and don’t forget to buckle up your 4 legged friend for this one! Join Q101 to watch the 🏁 Enjoy Illinois 300 presented by TicketSmarter and cheer on your favorite drivers at our official watch party! Joinus at Church Street Brewerylocated at 1480 Industrial Dr Unit C, in Itasca on Sunday, June 3rd from 2pm – 5pm for a watch party!
Check out our table to win cool prizes and make sure to enter to win a pair of GA tickets to NASCAR Chicago Street Race Weekend on July 1 & 2nd 2023.
Our friends Brutus Bone Broth will also be joining us for this dog friendly event!! They will be pouring puptails, passing out samples, and even sharing their brothcicles for your furry friend!
Click HERE to buy Tickets to the NASCAR Chicago Street Race Weekend.