Calendar

January 2017
1 – New Year’s Day 5k Run/Walk (Lincoln Park)
1–8 – Winter Wonderfest (Navy Pier)
13 – Cubs Convention (Sheraton)
16 – Martin Luther King Jr Day
18 – 345 Board Meeting (7pm)
21 – Polar Adventure Day (Northerly Island)
22–Feb 4 – Chicago Restaurant Week
28 – Polar Bear Plunge (Oak St Beach)
28– Lunar New Year
29–31 – Ideal Home Show (Navy Pier)
30 – Winter Brew (Lincoln Square)

February 2017
2 – Groundhog Day
9–19 – Chicago Theatre Week
11–20 – Chicago Auto Show (McCormick Place)
14 – Valentine’s Day
15 – 345 Board Meeting (7pm)
20 – Presidents’ Day
25 – Polar Adventure Day (Northerly Island)
26 – Chicago Volunteer Expo (Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum)
28 – Mardi Gras
29 – Ash Wednesday

March 2017
5 – Polar Plunge (Special Olympics – North Ave Beach)
11 – St. Patrick’s Parade and Green River
11 – St Patrick’s Run/Walk (Lincoln Park)
11 – Purim begins (pm)
12 – Daylight Saving Time begins
15 – 345 Board Meeting (7pm)
17 – St. Patrick’s Day
18–26 – Chicago Flower & Garden Show (Navy Pier)
20 – First Day of Spring
25 – Earth Hour (8:30–9:30pm)
26–Apr 9 – Macy’s Flower Show
27–Apr 2 – Chicago Improv Festival

April 2017
2 – Shamrock Shuffle
5 – Taste of the Gold Coast
9 – Palm Sunday
10 – Passover begins
15 – Chicago Quarter Marathon
15 – Easter Egg-Stravaganza (LP Zoo)
15 – Bunny Rock (ages 2–10, Montrose Harbor)
16 – Easter Sunday
18 – Tax Day
19 – 345 Board Meeting (7pm)
20–23 – Chicago Int’l Movies & Music Festival
20–May 4 – Latino Film Festival
22 – Earth Day
26 – Administrative Professionals Day
28–30 – Spring Festival (Chicago Humanities Festival)
28–30 – One of a Kind Show & Sale (Merchandise Mart)

May 2017
1 – May Day
2–21 – Lincoln Park Wine Festival
5 – Cinco de Mayo
6 – Kids & Kites Festival (Montrose)
12–18 – Chicago Critics Film Festival
13 – Gather: A Food Truck Social (LP Zoo)
14 – Mother’s Day
17 – 345 Board Meeting (7pm)
20 – Wright Plus architectural tour
26 – Ramadan begins (pm)
27 – Memorial Day Parade
27–28 – Belmont-Sheffield Music Festival
28 – Bike the Drive
28–29 – Belmont-Sheffield Music Festival
29 – Memorial Day
31-Jun 4 – Underground Film Festival

June 2017
10 – World Naked Bike Ride
10–11 – Wells Street Art Festival
10–11 – Old Town Art Fair
10–11 – Printers Row Lit Fest
14 – Flag Day
14 – Cravings on Clark
18 – Father’s Day
20 – First Day of Summer
21 – Unit Owners Budget Meeting (7pm) followed by
21 – 345 Board Meeting

24 – Serve-a-thon (Volunteer Day)
25 – Chicago Pride Parade

July 2017
4 – Independence Day Navy Pier Fireworks
5–9 – Taste of Chicago
7–9 – Millennium Art Festival
15 – A Shore Thing Parade of Boats (Navy Pier)
21–23 – Artfest Michigan Avenue
21–23 – Sheffield Music Festival & Garden Walk
22 – Kaleidoscope Family Festival (Art Institute)
23 – Parents’ Day
29–30 – Taste of Lincoln Avenue

August 2017
3 – Windy City Rubber Duck Derby
3–6 – Lollapalooza
13 – Chicago Hot Dog Fest
19–20 – Chicago Air & Water Show
27 – Chicago Triathlon
27 – 345 Summer BBQ on the Sun Deck (5–7pm)

September 2017
1–4 – Chicago Jazz Festival
4 – Labor Day
8 – Lyric Opera in the Park
8–10 – Oktoberfest (Lincoln Square)
8–24 – World Music Festival Chicago
9–10 – Lakeview East Festival of the Arts
4–17 – Expo Chgo (Navy Pier)
10 – Grandparents’ Day
19 – 345 Board Meeting (7pm)
20 – Rosh Hashanah begins (pm)
22 – First Day of Autumn
23 – Museum Day Live
23 – Fiesta Familiar (LPZoo)
29 – Yom Kippur begins (pm)

October 2017
8 – Chicago Marathon
9 – Columbus Day Parade
12–26 – Chicago Int’l Film Festival
14–15 – Open House Chicago
18 – Pumpkins in the 345 Lobby
18 – 345 Board Meeting (7pm)
19 – Diwali (Hindu Festival of Lights)
27–­Nov 5 – Chicago Int’l Children’s Film Festival
28 – Spooky Zoo Spectacular (LPZoo)
29 – Clark Street Spooktacular
31 – Halloween

November 2017
1–12 – Chicago Humanities Festival
5 – Daylight Saving Time ends
11 – Veterans Day
15 – 345 Board Meeting (7pm)
17 – Christkindlmarket
18 – Mag Mile Lights Festival
23 – Thanksgiving Day Parade
24 – Zoolights (LPZoo)

December 2017
12 – Hanukkah begins (pm)
13 – 24th Annual Unit Owners Meeting (including election) at 7pm, followed by
13 – 345 Holiday Party

21 – First Day of Winter
25 – Christmas Day
26 – Kwansaa begins
31 – New Year’s Eve