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.

 

Friday April 13 2018

Maya Jane Coles and Peggy Gou at The Mid

The Mid Presents Requiem: Maya Jane Coles with Peggy Gou.

 

Friday April 13 2018

Jimmy Edgar at Smartbar

Smartbar welcomes Jimmy Edgar (Ultramajic), Rondell Adams (Ultramajic) and Millia Rage (Palettes).

 

Friday April 13 2018

Barac at Spybar

Ambassador of the Romanian underground, Barac returns to Chicago to groove with the Spybar faithful on April 13th.

 

Saturday April 14 2018

I Heart Techno at EXIT

#UndegroundChi Presents: IHeartTechno featuring Ron S., Angel Alanis, Mark Neuring, Taki, DJLT and Lionel6.

 

Saturday April 14 2018

Material Reunion at Smartbar

Smartbar Chicago, Erick, Amjad of Pure and your host Colette present REUNION: Celebrating 23 years of Material with Material residents Bear Who?, Colette, Diz, J-Dub, Josh Werner, Miles Maeda and Scott Song.

 

Saturday April 14 2018

Huxley and Josh Buttler at Spybar

Huxley + Josh Butler come together in this rare back-to-back appearance at Spybar on Saturday, April 14th!

 

Sunday April 15 2018

Queen! at Smartbar

Queen! is Smartbar’s Sunday night residency with Derrick Carter, Michael Serafini and Garrett David.

 

Tuesday April 17 2018

Dan Efx at Debonair

Proper presents Dan Efx with Misfit, Audiophlex and Skrimshaw.

 

Thursday April 19 2019

Pressure at Smartbar

Smartbar presents Pressure with Delamota [M.I.A. D&B Records], Dioptrics [DSCI4 Records], OrbitalSky [M.I.A.], Skrimshaw [DNBID], Hu Go Lo [Chicago], MC Questionmark UK [M.I.A.] and Rifle MC [M.I.A.].

 

Friday April 20 2018

Glenn Underground b2b Boo Williams at Smartbar

Smartbar welcomes Glenn Underground playing b2b with Boo Williams alongside Michael Serafini.

 

Friday April 20 2018

Paradigm_Shift at Sound-Bar

Paradigm_Shift featuring German techno artist Chris Liebing.

 

Saturday April 21 2018

3 Degrees Takes Over Room 2

The 3 Degrees Global family is back at Room 2 on Saturday, April 21 2018 with DJs FLX, Forever Monna, Big Sexy featuring Jeanne Hudon and Czboogie.

 

Saturday April 21 2018

Hugo Ball at Smartbar

Hugo Ball with Call Super, Justin Aulis Long and Sevron. Hosted by Sophie Bee.

 

Saturday April 21 2018

Nightsweat presents Dax J

Nightsweat presents Dax J, DJ Hyperactive, Submerge, Bucky + Marea, Mark Angel and Roji.

 

Saturday April 21 2018

Joeski at Spybar

Spybar welcomes Joeski with Inphinity and Henry Castro.

 

Sunday April 22 2018

Queen! at Smartbar

Queen! is Smartbar’s Sunday night residency with Derrick Carter, Michael Serafini and Garrett David.

 

Thursday April 26 2018

Carpenter Brut Leather Patrol Tour at Concord Music Hall

French electro-synth suspect Carpenter Brut embarks on the US leg of his tour in April featuring dates in LA, Coachella, Chicago and wrapping up in New York in May.

 

Thursday April 26 2018

The Pool House at Smartbar

The Pool House with Pleasure Victim and The Pool House’s Bisharat, Jordan Bernardo, Jimmy Luna and Sharktooth.

 

Friday April 27 2018

15 Years of The Bunker at Smartbar

15 Years of The Bunker with Mike Servito, Bryan Kasenic and Justin Cudmore.

 

Saturday April 28 2018

Revival ft Czboogie at Chinabar

REVIVAL is a movement to bring house music back to the Chain. With 4 parties under our belt, the support for REVIVAL has been incredible and we want to thank each and every one of you that have come out to support us and the talented DJs we’ve been fortunate enough to bring out …

 

Saturday April 28 2018

Detroit Love at Smartbar

Detroit Love with Carl Craig (Planet E, Detroit Love) and Waajeed (Planet E, Detroit Love).

 

Sunday April 29 2018

Queen! at Smartbar

Queen! is Smartbar’s Sunday night residency with Michael Serafini and Garrett David.

 

Friday May 4 2018

Floorplan at Smartbar

Smartbar welcomes Floorplan (Robert Hood and Lyric Hood) with John Barera and Specter.

 

Friday May 4 2018

Joseph Capriati at Mine Music Hall

Paradigm Presents special guest Joseph Capriati with Pan-Pot and more.

 

Friday May 11 2018

Move D at Smartbar

Smartbar welcomes Move D with Sassmouth.

 

Tuesday May 15 2018

George FitzGerald at Subterranean

React and WLUW-FM present George FitzGerald (live full band)’s All That Must Be tour.

 

Saturday May 19 2018

Daylight Disco at Cerise

React presents The Knocks at Cerise Rooftop of the Virgin Hotel, Chicago.

 

Thursday, May 24 2018

Chicago House Music Conference

Free conference for DJs, musicians, promoters and industry presented by the City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special events from 6 to 9 pm.

 

Friday, May 25 2018

Chicago House Music Conference

Day Two of a conference for DJs, musicians, promoters and industry presented by the City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special events from 3 to 10 pm.

 

Friday, May 25 2018

Chicago House Dance Workshop

Introductory and master classes led by local and national professional House Dancers from 4pm to 6:30pm in the Dance Studio. The evening continues on Friday with a House Dance demonstration at 7:30 p.m. in the Keith Haring Exhibition in the Yates Gallery, followed by a Chicago House Music Festival preview and networking event with DJ Ron Trent until 11 p.m.

 

Saturday, May 26 2018

Chicago House Music Festival

Free outdoor festival from the City of Chicago featuring Elements of Life first Chicago Appearance, Donna Edwards, Chez Damier, Ron Trent, Paul Johnson, Zernell, DJ Deeon, Mike Dunn, Ron Carroll … Read more

 

Thursday June 7 2018

Simian Mobile Disco at Lincoln Hall

Lincoln Hall presents Simian Mobile Disco on June 7 2018 with special guest TBA.

 

Saturday June 16 2018

Daylight Disco at Cerise

React presents Bakermat at Cerise Rooftop of the Virgin Hotel, Chicago.

 

Saturday June 23 2018

Mamby On the Beach 2018

Eclectic Summer Festival featuring Common, Spoon, Richie Hawtin, Dixon, Moon Boots, Duke Dumont, Jai Wolf, DJ Tennis, Walker & Royce, Hyperactive, Gene Farris & more.

 

Sunday June 24 2018

Mamby On the Beach 2018

Eclectic Summer Festival featuring Common, Spoon, Richie Hawtin, Dixon, Moon Boots, Duke Dumont, Jai Wolf, DJ Tennis, Walker & Royce, Hyperactive, Gene Farris & more.

 

Saturday July 7 2018

Chosen Few Picnic Festival 2018

Chicago’s souled-up Woodstock returns in July 2018: The Chosen Few DJs have announced the dates for the 2018 Chosen Few Picnic, taking place on the Southside of Chicago.

 

Saturday July 14 2018

Daylight Disco at Cerise

React presents Nancy Whang of LCD Soundsystem (DJ Set) at Cerise Rooftop of the Virgin Hotel, Chicago.

 

Saturday August 18 2018

Daylight Disco at Cerise

React presents Neon Indian (DJ Set) at Cerise Rooftop of the Virgin Hotel, Chicago.

 

Saturday September 15 2018

Daylight Disco at Cerise

React presents Second City Sessions with Colette and DJ Heather b2b at Cerise Rooftop of the Virgin Hotel, Chicago.