Chicago Sports Commission Lists Activities for Summer
1 May, 2019
The Chicago Sports Commission has announced a full calendar of activities through the first part of the summer.
One of the highlights is when the International Champions Cup (ICC) will land in Chicago with a match between AS Roma and Chivas de Guadalajara at SeatGeek STADIUM on July 16. The ICC brings together the greatest international clubs to play in cities around the world, showcasing era-defining players and the game’s most intriguing prospects. Don’t miss the tournament’s kick off match at the home of the Chicago Fire - tickets are on sale now
May 4: Indoor Triathlon at FFC: Ever Thought About Doing a Triathlon? Sign Up for the LAST Indoor Tri Events at FFC. Swim, bike, run, fun! Whether a seasoned fitness enthusiast or someone just getting their feet wet, the Indoor Triathlon Series at FFC is the best way to try something new in a no-intimidation environment.
Ease back into race season (and try out the official USATri60 format) or start preparing for your first event with the Indoor Triathlon series. Race and earn awesome swag, try out new challenges, compete in a duathlon (just biking and running) and more. You can even volunteer if you just want to experience the excitement.
To register or for more information (including information about volunteering), visit https://ffc.com/triathlon/
May 18: 24th Annual Bears Care Gala @ Soldier Field – this event will feature Orange Carpet player arrivals, a cocktail receptions, live and silent auctions, seated dinner and dancing to the music of Ken Arlen Evolution Orchestra. Current and alumni players, including Hall of Famer Brian Urlacher, Head Coach Matt Nagy and front office executives are scheduled to attend. Jeff Joniak, Voice of the Bears on WBBM Newsradio 780 & 105.9 FM, will emcee the Gala. Through the annual Gala, Bears Care has been able to award over $15 million in grants to Chicago-area research efforts focused on finding a cure for breast and ovarian cancer and improving treatment options for those currently battling these diseases. More Info >
Jun 1: Chicago Sky v Seattle Storm - Home Opener
Jun 7: Bears 100 Celebration Weekend @ Stephens Convention Center
Jun 17 - 20: Western Junior Championship @ Rich Harvest Farms
Jun 27 - 30: Ultimate Summer NASCAR Festival Weekend @ Chicagoland Speedway
Jul 6: USA Beach Rugby - Chicago @ Montrose Beach
Jul 7: Concacaf Gold Cup Final @ Soldier Field
Jul 10 - 12: NIKE Tournament of Champions @ McCormick Place
Jul 10 - 14: FIVB Men’s Volleyball Nations League Finals @ Credit Union 1 Arena
Jul 16: AS Roma vs Chivas de Guadalajara @ SeatGeek Stadium
Jul 19 - 21: IEM Chicago @ United Center
Jul 28: R.R. McCormick Cup @ Oak Brook Polo Club