2016 Chicago Dancing Festival 

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Chicago Dancing Festival performances are free and seating is general admission, but tickets for indoor events must be reserved in advance at the venue’s box office.

Advance tickets for the August 25th program at the Harris Theater will be released on Tuesday, July 19, 2016.

Advance tickets for the August 24th performances at the Museum of Contemporary Art will be released on Wednesday, July 20, 2016.

Advance tickets for the August 23rd performance at the Auditorium Theatre will be released on Thursday, July 21, 2016.

No tickets are required for the closing night performance at Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park.*

*Please note that fixed seating at the Pavilion is available on a first-come-first-served basis in addition to lawn seating. 

The “Dancing Under the Stars” program will be projected on a video screen viewable in the lawn.  


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All venues participating in the Chicago Dancing Festival are fully accessible to individuals with disabilities and meet all ADA requirements.

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Chicago Dancing Festival, its affiliated venues are the only authorized outlets for Festival tickets.  Chicago Dancing Festival cannot guarantee that tickets obtained from unauthorized outlets are genuine.  Except for tickets to Festival fundraisers, tickets to Festival events are free of charge to the public. Tickets are subject to availability.  Festival tickets may not be sold and any tickets purchased from ticket resellers are subject to revocation.