The Jazz Institute of Chicago's Annual Jazz Club Tour, presented by The Drake Hotel rolls out Wednesday August 28, 2013.
What is the intersection of tradition and innovation? Jazz, of course! Find that intersection and many interesting side streets between 6:00 p.m. and midnight on Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at our Annual Jazz Club Tour. Special thanks to our new presenting sponsor, The Drake Hotel and media sponsor WDCB.
The Jazz Club Tour takes its patrons for a ride to venerable jazz clubs, small joints, and community centers throughout Chicago. Explore and enjoy the longstanding bebop traditions of the Jazz Showcase in the south Loop, the upscale environs of the Drake Hotel’s Palm Court and Coq d’Or, and everything in between.
All you have to do to join the fun is buy a promotional button that gives access to all participating clubs as well as trolley transportation between clubs.
On-line and phone sales are now closed. Tickets are available at participating clubs now through August 28.
2013 Club Tour Pricing:
On-line Sales: $25 non-members/$20 members
NOTE: All on-line sales include a $3 per order processing and handling fee.
Club Sales through August 27: $25 (member discount not available)
Club Sales on August 28: $35 non-members/$30 members
Buttons are also available at each of these participating clubs beginnig August 1:
Andy’s 11 E. Hubbard St.
Jazz Showcase 806 S. Plymouth Ct.
Close Up 2 416 S. Clark St.
Reggies 2109 S. State St.
Marmon Grand 2230 S Michigan Ave.
M Lounge 1520 S. Wabash Ave.
The 50 Yard Line 69 E. 75th St.
Cit y Life 712 E. 83rd St.
Mayne Stage 1328 W. Morse
The Drake Hotel 140 E. Walton St.
Norman’s/Room 43 1001 E.43rd St.
South Side Community Arts Center 3831 S. Michigan Ave
Red Peppers Masquerade Lounge 428 E. 87th St.
Click here to see the 2013 map: