Events

April 30, 2017

Join THE MIX Road Crew at Comer Children’s Hospital’s Fashion Show

April 30, 2017 01:30pm - 04:30pm    Add this event to your calendar

Join THE MIX Road Crew at Comer Children’s Hospital’s Fashion Show on Sunday, April 30 from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Four Seasons Hotel in Chicago. Join Chicago’s most fashionable families to benefit the University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children’s Hospital.The event includes the Four Seasons’ signature tea service, a champagne reception for the adults, a lunch for the models, and a dessert buffet for everyone. To purchase tickets or to register a model, click HERE.

Where: Four Seasons Hotel, 120 E. Delaware Place, Chicago, IL 60611

May 6, 2017

Meet Koz & THE MIX Road Crew at the Health 5K Run/Walk

May 6, 2017 08:00am - 11:00am    Add this event to your calendar

Meet Koz, afternoon host, and THE MIX Road Crew at Hustle for Health 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, May 6 from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at Busse Woods in Elk Grove Village. The event is put on by the Kenneth Young Center, is a family and pet friendly event, which can be completed as a walk, leisurely stroll or a competitive run with official chip timing. KYC provides a broad array of comprehensive community services assisting children, families, adults and senior citizens. The organization’s mission is to help people feel good, do better and find solutions, regardless where they fall on the continuum of age, wellness or financial status. Sign up to walk or run HERE.

Where: Busse Woods, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007

May 6, 2017

Join THE MIX Road Crew at Switch on Summer Event powered by ComED

May 6, 2017 04:30pm - 06:30pm    Add this event to your calendar

Join THE MIX Road Crew at Switch on Summer Event powered by ComED on Saturday, May 6 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at Buckingham Fountain in Chicago. The event will include free giveaways and family activities, fun games to help you learn about saving money and energy, and live entertainment and music.

Where: Buckingham Fountain, 301 S. Columbus Drive, Chicago, IL 60605

May 7, 2017

Join THE MIX Road Crew at Kohl Children’s Museum’s Touch-A-Truck Family Festival

May 7, 2017 10:00am - 12:00pm    Add this event to your calendar

Join THE MIX Road Crew at Kohl Children’s Museum’s Touch-A-Truck Family Festival on Sunday, May 7 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in Glenview. Forget the toy trucks – here, children can get a close up look at the real things! Climb aboard many super-sized vehicles in a safe, protected environment. Food, raffles, kiddie train rides, DJ, and other fun and entertainment will be on hand at this family fundraiser sponsored by the Kohl Children’s Museum’s Women’s Board. So stop by and check out THE MIX vehicle and spin the MIX wheel for prizes!

Where: Northeastern Illinois Public Safety Training Center, 2300 Patriot Blvd, Glenview, IL 60026

May 9, 2017

Join THE MIX Road Crew & Ravinia for a Metra Commuter Party

May 9, 2017 07:30am - 06:00pm    Add this event to your calendar

Join THE MIX Road Crew and Ravinia for a Metra Commuter Party on Tuesday, May 9 from 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. and from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Ogilvie Transportation Center in Chicago. Check out the full summer 2017 calendar HERE.

Where: Ogilvie Transportation Center, 500 W. Madison Street, Chicago

May 14, 2017

Meet Melissa McGurren & THE MIX Road Crew at the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure

May 14, 2017 07:30am - 12:00pm    Add this event to your calendar

Meet Melissa McGurren of the Eric & Kathy Morning Show and THE MIX Road Crew at the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure on Sunday, May 14 at Montrose Harbor in Chicago. The event raises significant funds and awareness for the breast cancer movement, celebrates breast cancer survivorship and honors those who have lost their battle with the disease. Participants can join a team or run individually in the 10K Run, 5K Run, 5K Walk or 1 Mile Walk. Be Bold. Be Fearless. Be More. Sign up HERE today.

Where: Montrose Harbor, 601 W. Montrose Avenue, Chicago, IL 60613

May 14, 2017

Join THE MIX Road Crew at Embrace the Race 5K

May 14, 2017 08:00am - 10:00am    Add this event to your calendar

Join THE MIX Road Crew at Embrace the Race 5K on Sunday, May 14 from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. in Highland Park. Embrace the Race is a fun and inspiring event to raise funds for breast and ovarian cancer research at NorthShore University HealthSystem. With your participation and support you are helping physician-scientists at NorthShore with leading-edge research. This research is helping NorthShore identify the best medication to prevent and treat breast and ovarian cancer. Sign up for this annual Mother’s Day run HERE.

Where: 445 Central Avenue, Highland Park , IL 60035

May 19, 2017

Join THE MIX Road Crew at the MDA Fill the Boot Drive

May 19, 2017 02:00pm - 04:00pm    Add this event to your calendar

Join THE MIX Road Crew at the MDA Fill the Boot Drive, put on by the Arlington Heights Fire Department, on Friday, May 19 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. in Arlington Heights. The MIX team and the AHFD will be set up at the intersection of Palatine/Arlington Heights Road, collecting money for Muscular Dystrophy Associations from commuters They will have a Fire Department Engine and Tower Ladder on display and the families and children that MDA serves out there as well.

That night the AHFD will be hosting the AHFD MDA Benefit, emceed by on-air personality Brian “Whip” of the Eric & Kathy Morning Show at Ditka’s Trackside in Arlington Heights from 7:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. with live music from the band Dixie Crush, a live and silent auction, several raffles, food and beverage provided by our sponsors with 100% of all proceeds going to MDA. The event is open to the public. All of the money raised that day provides medical services and summer camps to local children living with Muscular Dystrophy at no cost to their families.

Click HERE to purchase pre-event discounted tickets or make an online donation. Come out and help put a smile on a child’s face!

Where: intersection of Palatine/Arlington Heights Road

May 20, 2017

Meet Brian “Whip” & THE MIX Road Crew at Got2Run for Education

May 20, 2017 07:00am - 10:00am    Add this event to your calendar

Meet Brian “Whip” from the Eric & Kathy Morning Show and THE MIX Road Crew at Got2Run for Education on Saturday, May 20 from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. in Arlington Heights. The Got2Run for Education race’s goal is to encourage kids and their parents to become interested in running as a healthy lifestyle choice. Funds raised go back to the schools of the participant’s choice to fund activities that encourage wellness. The race will be run entirely in the beautiful Scarsdale and Scarsdale Estates areas. Participants receive a shirt, goody bag, and food and refreshments after the race. Sign up HERE.

Where: 200 E. Sigwalt Street, Arlington Heights, IL 60005

May 20, 2017

Join THE MIX Road Crew at the Walk to Cure Arthritis of Lake County

May 20, 2017 09:00am - 11:30am    Add this event to your calendar

Join THE MIX Road Crew at the Walk to Cure Arthritis of Lake County on Saturday, May 20 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.in Libertyville. Walk to Cure Arthritis is the Arthritis Foundation‘s signature, national fundraising event to fight arthritis. All proceeds from the Lake County Walk will go toward programs, research, and advocacy initiatives. The walk also features local honorees who share inspirational stories about their battles with arthritis. There is a three-mile and one-mile course, with arthritis information and activities for the entire family. Pet owners are encouraged to bring their dogs. Join the walk and sign up HERE.

Where: Old School Forest Preserve, 28285 N. St. Marys Road, Libertyville, IL 60048

May 20, 2017

Join THE MIX Road Crew at JustPlay! Sports & Recreation Festival

May 20, 2017 01:00pm - 04:00pm    Add this event to your calendar

Join THE MIX Road Crew at JustPlay! Sports & Recreation Festival on Saturday, May 20 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. in Carol Stream. Just Play! Sports and Recreation Festival is a free event for kids and adults alike, hosted by the Carol Stream Park District. There are dozens of free activities for the thousands of participants. All are designed to encourage people of all ages and backgrounds to get active, have fun, and try new activities. The event is divided into eight activity zones, which include everything from zip lining to performances and demonstrations. Stop by to spin the MIX prizewheel!

Where: Carol Stream Town Center, Gary Ave & Lies Road, Carol Stream, IL 60188

May 27, 2017

Join THE MIX Road Crew at Belmont-Sheffield Music Festival

May 27, 2017 02:00pm - 05:00pm    Add this event to your calendar

Join THE MIX Road Crew at Belmont-Sheffield Music Festival on Saturday, May 27 from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. in Chicago. The Belmont-Sheffield Music Fest will kick off Chicago’s outdoor street fest season when it again celebrates the unofficial start of summer and, of course, great weather. Located just steps from the bustling Belmont Red Line “El” stop, this hip and popular street party in the heart of Chicago’s Lakeview neighborhood will again showcase the region’s favorite tribute bands. This iconic fest also features plenty of food and libations as well as artisans who will roll out their newest creative handiwork.

Where: W. School Street & N. Sheffield Avenue, Chicago, IL 60657

May 28, 2017

Join THE MIX Road Crew at MB Bike the Drive

May 28, 2017 05:30am - 10:30am    Add this event to your calendar

MB Bike the Drive is Chicago’s kickoff to summer! With Chicago recently being named the #1 bicycling city in America by Bicycling magazine, what better way to celebrate than with a ride on the city’s crown jewel roadway — Lake Shore Drive. So grab your bike, or rent one on-site, and enjoy almost 5 hours of car-free riding on Sunday, May 28th. Proceeds benefit Active Transportation Alliance’s work to improve biking, walking and transit throughout Chicagoland. For registration and ticketing info, click HERE

Where: Grant Park