Events

August 10, 2017 - October 22, 2017

Join THE MIX Road Crew at Harry Caray’s Navy Pier

August 10, 2017 12:00am - October 22, 2017 12:00am    Add this event to your calendar

Join THE MIX Road Crew at Harry Caray’s Navy Pier for a Bears Tailgate Party as Miller Lite presents the Chicago Bears Park, Tailgate and Ride. Avoid Soldier Field Home Game Hassles with discounted Navy Pier Parking and free round-trip game day transportation aboard the shoreline water taxi. 

Thursday, August 10th 4:00-6:30pm

Thursday, August 31st 4:00-6:30pm

Sunday, September 10th 9:00-11:30am

Sunday, September 24th 9:00-11:30am

Monday, October 9th 4:00-6:30pm

Sunday, October 22nd 9:00-11:30am

Sunday, November 12th 9:00-11:30am

Sunday, November 19th 9:00-11:30am

Where: Harry Caray's Navy Pier, 700 E. Grand Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611

August 18, 2017 - September 13, 2017

Join THE MIX Road Crew & PACE Campus Connection Tour

August 18, 2017 12:00am - September 13, 2017 12:00am    Add this event to your calendar

Join THE MIX Road Crew and Pace for the Campus Connection Tour. Back by popular demand, Pace and The MIX will be “crashing” college campuses and connecting with students through a series of Campus Connection events. The MIX Road Crew will make appearances at college campuses throughout Chicagoland, each filled with hit music, unique contesting and free giveaways to engage and entertain students onsite.  

Pace Suburban Bus recognizes that college students in the six-county suburban service area need affordable transportation. Pace’s comprehensive system of bus routes, combined with the affordability of the Campus Connection pass, make travel to and from school less expensive and more convenient for students. To find out which bus routes operate to and from your school, obtain your Campus Connection Pass and more, click HERE!

Pace not only wants to make your commute easier with The Campus Connection Pass, but they’re also hooking up one lucky winner with a $1,000 CASH prize! Enter HERE for your chance to win! Brought to you by THE MIX , Pace Suburban Bus and Pace Suburban Bus Campus Connection!

Come join THE MIX and Pace Campus Connection at these locations:

Friday, 8/18 10am-1pm — Concordia College — River Forest

Monday, 8/21 12-3pm — Chicago State University — Chicago

Tuesday, 8/22 11am-2pm — Prairie State College — Chicago Heights

Wednesday, 8/23 11am-1:30pm — Moraine Valley — Palos Hills

Thursday, 8/24 11am-2pm — Joliet Junior College — Joliet

Thursday, 8/24 5-8pm — Lewis University — Romeoville

Friday, 8/25 6-8pm — Harper College — Palatine

Monday, 8/28 12-2pm — Dominican University — River Forest

Tuesday, 8/29 11am-1pm — College of Lake County — Grayslake

Thursday, 8/31 11:30am-1:30pm — Oakton College — Des Plaines

Thursday, 9/7 12-2pm — South Suburban College — South Holland

Wednesday, 9/13 11am-2pm — Triton College — River Grove

Where: Chicagoland

August 27, 2017

Join THE MIX Road Crew at Taste of Greektown

August 27, 2017 12:00am - 12:00am    Add this event to your calendar

Join THE MIX Road Crew at Taste of Greektown on Sunday, August 27th from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. in Chicago. As most Chicagoans know, this strip of Halsted has been the epicenter of the city’s acclaimed Greek restaurant scene for decades. Quite simply, Taste of Greektown is a weekend celebration for lovers of Mediterranean culture. Blending Old World traditions with a 21st century freshness, the tantalizing food and spirits from neighborhood eateries will again be the main attraction. There will also be plenty of music and entertainment including Greek bands and games for both kids and families. There is even a gyro eating contest!

Where: West Loop, 400 S. Halsted Street, Chicago, IL 60607

September 2, 2017

Catch the White Sox Summer Series & THE MIX Road Crew at Taste of Polonia

September 2, 2017 04:00pm - 07:00pm    Add this event to your calendar

Catch the White Sox Summer Series at Taste of Polonia with THE MIX  Road Crew on Saturday, September 2nd from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Gladstone Park in the Jefferson Park neighborhood. Spin the White Sox prizewheel to win White Sox gear, ticket vouchers and tons of cool prizes! Plus, find out how you can win an on-field experience, autographed items, premium tickets and more courtesy of the Chicago White Sox!

This annual Labor Day weekend festival at the Copernicus Center in Chicago’s Jefferson Park offers non-stop live music, food, and fun for four days. Held annually since 1980, the festival has become one of the largest Polish festivals in the United States with attendance over 30,000. The fest is not only popular in Northwest Chicago, but attracts crowds from surrounding states. The festival features music of all types by both local and international bands, carnival rides and games, full bar, casino, over 30 vendors, and a Kid’s Zone.

Where: Copernicus Center, 5216 W. Lawrence Avenue, Chicago, IL 60630

September 9, 2017

Meet Lisa Allen & THE MIX Road Crew at Chick-Fil-A Wheaton

September 9, 2017 02:00pm - 04:00pm    Add this event to your calendar

Meet Lisa Allen and THE MIX Road Crew for Touch A Truck Day at Chick-Fil-A Wheaton on Saturday, September 9th from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Touch a Truck Day is an interactive experience for families of all ages organized and hosted by Chick-fil-A Wheaton. Climb on and explore unusual and giant-sized vehicles including a fire engine, ambulance, tow trucks, a police cruiser, humvees and more. Also, we’ll have a nostalgia race car and a salt flat racer on display. Driving the trucks to Chick-fil-A will be representatives of the Wheaton Police Department, Wheaton Fire Department, Kendall County Sheriff, US Army Recruiters as well as operators of tow trucks and other vehicles. Attendees can talk to the operators of the vehicles to learn about the machines and what they do in the community. All from Chick-Fil-A Wheaton. Eat more chikin.

Where: 301 E. Loop Road, Wheaton, IL 60189

September 9, 2017

Meet Lisa Allen & THE MIX Road Crew at Chick-Fil-A

September 9, 2017 02:00pm - 04:00pm    Add this event to your calendar

Meet Lisa Allen and THE MIX Road Crew at Chick-Fil-A for Touch A Truck Day on Saturday, September 9th from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. in Wheaton. Touch a Truck Day is an interactive experience for families of all ages organized and hosted by Chick-fil-A Wheaton. Climb on and explore unusual and giant-sized vehicles including a fire engine, ambulance, tow trucks, a police cruiser, humvees and more. Also, we’ll have a nostalgia race car and a salt flat racer on display. Driving the trucks to Chick-fil-A will be representatives of the Wheaton Police Department, Wheaton Fire Department, US Army Recruiters, as well as operators of tow trucks and other vehicles. Attendees can talk to the operators of the vehicles to learn about the machines and what they do in the community. All from Chick-Fil-A Wheaton. Eat more chikin.

Where: Chick-Fil-A, 301 E. Loop Road, Wheaton, IL 60189

September 10, 2017

Join THE MIX Road Crew at CSBarks Dog Festival

September 10, 2017 12:00pm - 03:00pm    Add this event to your calendar

Join THE MIX Road Crew at CSBarks Dog Festival on Sunday, September 10th from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. in Carol Stream. CSBarks is the Carol Stream Park District’s annual dog festival, and one of the largest dog festivals in the Chicago suburbs. This is the event your dog has been looking forward to all year! Join thousands of dogs from the area who bring their owners for a day of four-legged fun. Entry is free! Tails will be a-waggin’ and noses a-sniffin’ at this popular and playful festival. CSBarks Dog Festival is filled with dog performances, demos, contests, and more! Attractions include frisbee dog demonstrations, K-9 Noseworks demonstrations, Lure coursing, Canine Good Citizen testing, and our own Wiener dog races, cool contests, and Parade of Breeds. CSBarks also features many dog vendors in the Fido Shopping Mall, a trolley to shuttle both dogs and their people to and from the site, kids crafts, and food trucks. Friendly, leashed and vaccinated dogs (and their owners) are welcome.

Where: Carol Stream Town Center

September 15, 2017

Meet Eric Ferguson at the 26th Annual Green Tie Ball

September 15, 2017 07:00pm - 01:00am    Add this event to your calendar

Hang out with NBC’s Chicago Fire star Taylor Kinney and DJ White Shadow at this year’s Green Tie Ball, presented by PNC Bank and hosted by THE MIX’s Eric Ferguson. This Devil in Green City night of fundraising includes culinary delights from Chicago’s hottest restaurants, premium drinks, live music and charitable gaming by Rivers Casino on Friday, September 15th at Artifact Events. For tickets and more information, visit www.gatewaygreen.org.

Where: Artifact Events, 4325 N. Ravenswood Avenue, Chicago, IL 60613

September 16, 2017

Join THE MIX Road Crew at the Les Turner ALS Walk for Life

September 16, 2017 09:30am - 12:00pm    Add this event to your calendar

Join THE MIX Road Crew at the Les Turner ALS Walk for Life on Saturday, September 16th from 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Soldier Field in Chicago. The Les Turner ALS Walk for Life is one of the world’s largest ALS gatherings with thousands of walkers gathering each year. This annual event brings together people who have been affected by ALS for a day of hope, community and caring. The money raised through the Walk supports people currently living with ALS and their families in the Chicagoland area through the Foundation’s Home and Community Services and grant programs. It also supports the Les Turner ALS Research and Patient Center at Northwestern Medicine. Sign up HERE. #mixmakingadifference

Where: Soldier Field, Chicago

September 17, 2017

Join THE MIX Road Crew at the Energy for Life Chicago Walkathon

September 17, 2017 09:00am - 12:00pm    Add this event to your calendar

Join THE MIX Road Crew at the 7th annual Energy for Life Chicago Walkathon on Sunday, September 17th from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in Hinsdale. The Chicago Walk Committee with the United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation is hosting the Walkathon to support individuals and families affected by mitochondrial disease. The Walkathon offers all participants a fun-filled experience with entertainment, refreshments, mitochondrial disease resources, and much more.

Where: Katherine Legge Memorial Lodge, 5901 S. County Line Road, Hinsdale, IL 60521

September 17, 2017

Join THE MIX Road Crew at the Sam Adams Lakeview Taco Fest

September 17, 2017 02:00pm - 05:00pm    Add this event to your calendar

Join THE MIX Road Crew at the Sam Adams Lakeview Taco Fest on Sunday, September 17th from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. in Chicago. Chicago’s hottest food festival returns for its fifth awe-inspiring year in 2017. The tortilla wrapped favorite is celebrated by the throngs of visitors at this tasty culinary fest that also helps welcome autumn. Whether one prefers theirs with a hard or soft shell and filled with a meat, chicken, guacamole, fish or other imaginative ingredients, this mid-September happening in the red hot (and bustling) Southport Corridor has been a wildly popular addition to the Windy City’s food fest scene. There will also be specialty beer and taco pairings, crowd-pleasing lucha libre (Mexican wrestlers), kid’s activities galore and visitors will be able to text vote for Chicago’s “Best Taco.”

Where: 3500 N. Southport Avenue, Chicago, IL 60657

September 24, 2017

Join THE MIX Road Crew at the Lupus Walk

September 24, 2017 12:00am - 12:00am    Add this event to your calendar

Join THE MIX Road Crew at the Lupus Walk on Sunday, September 24th from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in Lincoln Park. Illinois Lupus Walks are conducted throughout Illinois to raise money for lupus research, increase awareness of lupus, and rally public support for those who suffer from its brutal impact. Each year, thousands of people join forces with the Lupus Society of Illinois and walk with one unified purpose – to end Lupus. There are prizes and incentives for top individual and team fundraisers as well as a team t-shirt contest and raffle. Participants have the option of walking 1 or 3 miles and kids can participate in the kid’s dash. Sign up HERE.

Where: Lincoln Park, Grove 2

September 30, 2017

Join THE MIX Road Crew at Orland Park Arts & Drafts Event

September 30, 2017 11:00am - 06:00pm    Add this event to your calendar

Join THE MIX Road Crew at Orland Park Arts and Drafts Event on Saturday, September 30th. Enjoy a festival atmosphere showcasing artists, unique hand-crafted merchandise, craft beer samples, local food vendors and plenty of live entertainment. Stop by the MIX table to spin the prizewheel for your chance to win station prizes!

Where: Orland Park Crossing, 14225 95th Avenue, Orland Park, IL 60462