About this event:
WHAT: It’s Whitney Day!!!
SO WHAT: Mayor Lori Lightfoot has proclaimed August 30th to be Whitney Day in Chicago to celebrate the release of the band’s sophomore album, Forever Turned Around. Throughout the day fans will have a chance to celebrate with the band around the city, including the band’s interview on legendary Chicago-based talk show/podcast, Sound Opinions, airing in the evening. Check out the schedule below!
- 12pm – WXRT Performance
- 2pm – 4pm – Lunch Party at Parson’s Chicken and Fish, 2952 W. Armitage Ave.
- 5pm – 6pm – Shuga Records in-store performance & signing, 1272 N. Milwaukee Ave.
- 5pm-12am – Block Party at Bungalow by Middle Brow, 2840 W. Armitage Ave.
NOW WHAT: It’s all free! Bungalow will be serving a special Middle Brown Whitney beer and portions of sales from the Whitney beer will go towards the Chicago Period Project and Project Fire – charities selected by Whitney’s Julien Ehrlich and Max Kakacek