Category: Events

Chicago events I recently photographed

Chicago Happy New Year 2018 view of Fireworks from Michigan Ave.

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Chicago celebrates with fireworks happy New Year 2018. Spectators on Michigan Ave in frigid temperatures ring in the New Year Chicago style. Journey with me downtown to the big party. This footage is the full documentation of my trip on December 31 2017. See the people walking to the fireworks display, couples, families, kids, teenagers,... Read more »

New Years Celebration at Chicago's Navy Pier

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Chicagoans celebrating the New Year at Navy Pier. This footage is taken four seconds before midnight and highlights a few of the fireworks from Lake Michigan. Thousands of people with their phones, cameras and selfie sticks as far as the eye can see. I was in the middle of the whole thing attempting to capture... Read more »

Cubs Win - The people at Wrigley Field

Cubs Win - The people at Wrigley Field
Wrigley Field was completely energetic last night. Here is a collection of photographs I was able to capture around the 7th inning. Many spectators filled the streets along with police and the intensity build as they headed further in Wrigley Field. The excitement can be seen in people’s faces.
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Cubs Win World Series fans climb lightpost

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Cubs Win World Series. The feeling in the streets of Chicago tonight is electric. I made it to the middle of Clark and Addison around the 7th inning. People showing much enthusiasm. These fans started climbing the light post, I had to leave before it got completely out of hand. They won just as I made... Read more »

Cubs vs Indians game 3. My view from the red line.

Cubs vs Indians game 3. My view from the red line.
Cubs fans gather for game 3, Cubs vs Indians. I never made it down to the streets, but I did manage to snap a few pictures from the train stations. The Jackson Red line stop, with many folks piling into the train and a couple of photos from the top of Addison Red line stop.

Fabio Frizzi - The Beyond - Live concert in Chicago

Fabio Frizzi - The Beyond - Live concert in Chicago
Horror fans were treated to a very special performance by composer Fabio Frizzi, an Italian composer who has created music for many horror films since 1974. Most notable of his scores would be from the films City of The Living Dead (1980), Zombi 2 (1979) and The Beyond (1981).  This event took place at Music Box... Read more »
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Tall Ships arrival Navy Pier

Tall Ships arrival Navy Pier
Tall Ships sponsored by Pepsi, arrived at Chicago’s Navy Pier for an opening ceremony which took place on July 27, 2016. The ships consisted of, The Draken Harald Hårfagre (Norway), El Galeón Andalucía (Spain), a one-of-a-kind replica used by the Spanish Crown for maritime expeditions in the 16th Century, Appledore IV (USA), Fred A. Busse... Read more »

Underground Lounge near Wrigley Field

Underground Lounge near Wrigley Field
There is no shortage of venues for live entertainment in Chicago. On any giving evening you are bound to find some place hosting live bands. If you follow heavy metal music, then you might be interested in checking out a little known place for extreme music fans. Conveniently called Underground Lounge and located in the... Read more »

Artists gathering on Block37

Artists gathering on Block37
Echoes of Chicago celebrates Chicago’s 178th birthday by showcasing 70 plus artist, photographers, performers and musicians, all in one place, Block37 on Dearborn across the street from Macy’s. A gathering of local artist featuring over 237 pieces of arts and craft all about our great city.
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