Illinois Bicentennial Birthday Party
Navy Pier Aon Grand Ballroom
600 E. Grand Ave.
The event will celebrate the 200th anniversary of Illinois’ recognition as the 21st state of the Union. Illinois celebrities and contributors in all walks of life, including entertainment, sports, politics and more are invited to participate. Initial talent confirmed to participate include members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Styx, Blues legend Buddy Guy, the Chicago Bears, Olympic Champion Jackie Joyner-Kersee, Bill Kurtis and Joe Mantegna. The theme of the year-long Bicentennial Celebration will showcase the people, places and things that have been Born, Built and Grown in Illinois over the last 200 years that have made us Illinois Proud.
Event Cost: $50-$75
Event Times: 7:30-9:30 p.m.