Chicago House Music Events Calendar

Chicago House Music Events and residencies from 5 Magazine.

Event Submission: info@5chicago.com. Please include date, time, line-up, location and flyer, and allow 5 days prior to event for posting.

 

Tuesday March 21 2017

Afterparty: Tuesdays at House of Blues

DJ Tony Cruz spins classics every Tuesday at 10PM (after the comedy show), inside the VIP Foundation Room at House of Blues Chicago.

 

Thursday March 23 2017

Daphne 2017: The Joys and Challenges of Promoting

Workshop with Fortune, Sassmouth and Ariel Zetina from 8:30pm to 10pm.

 

Friday March 24 2017

Daphne 2017: Planet Chicago

Daphne 2017: Planet Chicago with Virginia (Ostgut Ton), Sassmouth (Planet Chicago, NBFC)
and Jarvi (Planet Chicago, NBFC).

 

Friday March 24 2017

Spybar

Ellum music man Shall Ocin makes his return to the Spybar decks on March 24th.

 

Saturday March 25 2017

Daphne 2017

Daphne 2017 with Cassy (Panorama Bar, Perlon), Honey Dijon (Classic Music Company) and Fortune (A.part).

 

Sunday March 26 2017

Queen at Smartbar

Queen! is Smartbar’s Sunday night residency with Michael Serafini, Garrett David and special guests LA Olympics and Madeline.

 

Tuesday March 28 2017

Afterparty: Tuesdays at House of Blues

DJ Tony Cruz spins classics every Tuesday at 10PM (after the comedy show), inside the VIP Foundation Room at House of Blues Chicago.

 

Thursday March 30 2017

Daphne 2017: Neon Falls

Daphne 2017: Neon Falls with Eris Drew (LIVE) (Hugo Ball), Rose E. Kross (Further Reductions), Mx Silkman (In Training) and kae nastiii (Love Cuts).

 

Friday March 31 2017

Black Loops

Obscure presents Black Loops (Chicago debut) with Cinna.

 

Friday March 31 2017

Daphne 2017: Lake Effect

Daphne 2017: Lake Effect with K-HAND (Acacia, Detroit), DjHeather (Lake Effect, smartbar) and MTZ (CLEAR).

 

Friday March 31 2017

Spybar

With production quality seeing support from the likes of Ricardo Villalobos, Zip, Rhadoo, Raresh, Apollonia and many of the industries top artists, Creatures Of Habit (aka Maher Daniel and Amir Javasoul) make their collective Spybar debut on March 31st.

 

Saturday April 1 2017

Soul Clap

Soul Clap plays all night.

 

Saturday April 1 2017

Kazbah Takeover

Enjoy sights and sounds from the Playa as The Kazbah takes over Spybar featuring Papalu, Dusty Carter, Ali Khalili and more.

 

Friday April 7 2017

Oktave

Oktave with I/Y (STAUB, Berlin), John Templeton (Great American Techno Festival, Denver) and Jeff Derringer (Oktave., Soma Records).

 

Friday April 7 2017

Suara

The Beatmaster from Barcelona Coyu brings his Suara showcase to Spybar along with label mate Bastian Bux and RJ Pickens.

 

Saturday April 8 2017

Spybar

Weiss brings his deep jacking grooves, warm rumbling subs and sweet sharp percussion to Spybar alongside Inphinity & Intermodal on April 8th.

 

Saturday April 8 2017

Pala

Pala with Job Jobse (Life & Death, De School) and Harry Cross (Men’s Room).

 

Friday April 14 2017

Tortured Soul Live

Tortured Soul (live).

 

Friday April 14 2017

Freakeasy

The Freakeasy takes over the legendary smartbar for a major multi-media event on Friday, April 14th with music by John Tejada, Striz, Radiohiro, Duke Shin and Twonwreck.

 

Friday April 14 2017

Spybar

An official Movement Electronic Music Festival pre-party featuring TOPPER and Max Jacobson + Mantas Steles!

 

Saturday April 15 2017

Universal Vibrations

Legendary underground disco icon Donnell Pitman’s first live performance in Chicago in more than 30 years, backed by Wings of Sunshine and with Shiro Schwarz, Proh Mic, Tim Zawada, The Boogie Munsters.

 

Saturday April 15 2017

Hugo Ball

Hugo Ball with Objekt (Hessle Audio, Pan), Justin Long (smartbar, LIES, Hugo Ball), Eris Drew (smartbar, Hugo Ball) and Sevron (smartbar, Hugo Ball).

 

Saturday April 15 2017

Spybar

Mat.Joe bring their crispy house beats paired with rhythmic soul and hip hop elements to Spybar for their debut on April 15th.

 

Friday April 21 2017

Jubilee

In smartbar: JUBILEE (Mixpak), Chrissy (smartbar, The Nite Owl Diner) and Cqqchifruit (TRQPITECA).

 

Saturday April 22 2017

Chicago is Techno

Chicago is Techno with Daniel Bell (Accelerate) and Frankie Vega.

 

Friday April 28 2017

Tycho Returns to Chicago April 28

Grammy nomination be damned: Tycho’s Epoch tour continues as the Scott Hansen-led band criss-crosses North America through the Spring.

 

Saturday May 6 2017

Anthony Attalla Birthday Bash

Spybar resident DJ Anthony Attalla celebrates his birthday with friends and family at his second home.

 

Friday May 12 2017

Spybar

Noir makes his long-awaited return to Spybar on May 12th, as Obscure’s Cinna and DJ Ken Sheldon kick off the night.

 

Thursday May 18 2017

Bonobo at Concord Music Hall

React presents Bonobo’s 2017 Migration Live Tour.

 

Friday May 19 2017

Spybar

Heading to Detroit? Warm up the week prior with the Spybar debut of techno heavyweight Function.

 

Saturday June 24 2017

Mamby on the Beach 2017

Headliners MGMT, Walk the Moon Cut Copy, Misterwives, Flying Lotus, Todd Terje and the Olsens, plus Green Velvet, Justin Martin, MK, Lee Foss, Latmun, DJ Heather and more.

 

Sunday June 25 2017

Mamby on the Beach 2017

Headliners MGMT, Walk the Moon Cut Copy, Misterwives, Flying Lotus, Todd Terje and the Olsens, plus Green Velvet, Justin Martin, MK, Lee Foss, Latmun, DJ Heather and more.

 

Saturday July 1 2017

Chosen Few Picnic Weekend 2017

When is the Chosen Few Picnic? July 1 and July 2 2017 at Jackson Park in Chicago, IL. Everything you need to know and tickets are now on sale.

 

Sunday July 2 2017

Chosen Few Picnic Weekend 2017

When is the Chosen Few Picnic? July 1 and July 2 2017 at Jackson Park in Chicago, IL. Everything you need to know and tickets are now on sale.