Jazz in the Grass (Outdoor Concert)
Date / Time
October 7, 2019
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Swing is King
Experience the vibrant colors and sounds of the UIC Campus this fall with UIC’s Jazz Ensemble! The UIC Jazz Ensemble will perform music drawn from the heart of the big band conducted by Michael Stryker. Enjoy music from the past 70 years with the likes of Buddy Rich, Maynard Ferguson, Duke Ellington Orchestra and many more. We encourage you to bring your blankets, snacks, and cameras to truly embrace UIC at its most beautiful time of the year.
Parking is available for a flat fee of $13 ($9 after 3 p.m.) on the weekdays and $9 on the weekends in the UIC Harrison Street Parking Structure (HRPS): 1100 W Harrison. Guests can pay as they enter with cash or credit card.
There is also an open-air parking lot (Lot 1B) on the corner of Racine and Harrison Street (enter on Harrison heading east). This is a variable rate parking lot but could be less expensive if you do not stay for more than 3.5 hours.
For more information on parking visit: https://parking.uic.edu/rates-fees/
CTA Blue Line to UIC-Halsted. There are 3 exits from this platform. Take the far west exit with the long ramp (towards Morgan Street). There are also CTA buses (#7 and #60) that stop directly in front of our building.