Just the Facts

Old St. Pat’s Church, Chicago’s oldest public building and a treasured historic landmark, is the host of the 32nd annual World’s Largest Block Party. This event is a party for a good cause. The important funds from the World's Largest Block Party go towards the social justice initiatives, outreach programs locally and abroad, and strengthening the mission of Old St. Patrick’s.


Thousands of friendly people will mingle and meet. You must be 21 years of age to attend.


WXRT Main Stage

  • 5:45 pm – 7th Heaven
  • 8:00 pm – JD McPherson
  • 9:30 pm – Passion Pit

Times are tentative and subject to change; please check back week of event to verify schedule)


Miller Barefoot Wine & Bubby

Incredible value!! Three FREE drinks included with each block party admission:

  • beer (Miller Lite, Leinenkugel Summer Shandy and Blue Moon)
  • wine
  • bottled water


Connie's Pizza

Enjoy some of Chicago’s tastiest treats including Connie’s Pizza and much more! Check back soon for a complete list of food vendors that will be onsite.

VIP Lounge

Flood Brothers Mrs. Murphy & Sons Irish Bistro

Join us in the VIP Lounge. Tickets are $90 and include event entry, elevated area near main stage with bar, food catered by Mrs. Murphy's and Sons Irish Bistro and private port-o-lets.


UIC Festival Lot ~ Entrance Gate is at 1145 S. Morgan Street (between Taylor & Roosevelt). Easily accessible from public transportation.

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Saturday, June 25

5:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.


Tickets go on-sale Monday, May 16th.

Buy Tickets

Tickets also available at 711 W. Monroe, 3rd floor from 9 am - 6 pm Monday - Thursday and 9 am - 5 pm on Fridays.

Looking for a place to stay?

Crowne Plaza Chicago Metro Downtown

Crowne Plaza Chicago Metro Downtown

733 West Madison Street - (312) 829-5000

Please mention Group Code OS6 when making reservations. Reservations must be made online or by phone: 312.829.5000

Please Note

Video equipment and sounding recording devices are not permitted. Pets of any kind are not allowed (exception: service animals for the disabled). The following items are prohibited: bottles, cans, coolers, lawn chairs.