Just the Facts

Old St. Pat’s Church, Chicago’s oldest public building and a treasured historic landmark, is the host of the 29th annual World’s Largest Block Party. This event is a party for a good cause. Proceeds support the mission and outreach activities of Old St. Pat’s including the Education Center, the Outreach Group, Horizons For Youth, Career Transitions Center of Chicago and Global Alliance for Africa.


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


Friday, June 28

Main Stage

South Stage

Saturday, June 29

Main Stage


Miller Barefoot Wine & Bubby

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

  • beer
  • wine
  • soda
  • water


Connie's Pizza

Enjoy some of Chicago’s tastiest treats including Connie’s Pizza, Quang Noodles, Nicholas Quality Meats, brats, hamburgers, and much more!

VIP Lounge

West End

Join us in the VIP Lounge. Tickets are $80 and include event entry, elevated area near main stage with bar, food catered by West End Grill and private port-o-lets.

Celebrity Bartenders

You have the chance to get served one of your four free drinks from some of Chicago’s local celebrities. Stop by one of the bars from 6:00-8:00 p.m. both nights!

Raffles & Prizes, $25,000, Free Rent for a Year, Trip to Ireland, and much more…


Entrance Gate at Madison & Des Plaines Streets in Chicago’s West Loop.

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Friday, June 28

5:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.

Saturday, June 29

5:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.


Looking for a place to stay?

Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites—Downtown Chicago

The Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites—Downtown

506 West Harrison - (312) 957-9100

The Holiday Inn is offering a special World’s Largest Block Party weekend rate of $129 plus tax. Mention the World’s Largest Block Party when making your reservation.

Keep the Party Going

After Party hosted at:

128 S. Halsted
West End
1326 W. Madison
The Lodge
21 W. Division

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.