2017 Calendar of Events

You must be a SOAR member in good standing to attend our events. Please note that event details are subject to change so check back often or watch for further details in our electronic publications; eNews and eWeekly. Both these publications are sent to members and are part of our member benefits. To become a member click here. Or you may sign up for membership by contacting the SOAR office at 312-280-2596 or office@soarchicago.org.

JUNE through OCTOBER-Tuesdays
SOAR Farmers Market 
MCA Plaza
220 E. Chicago Avenue
Weekly market (Tuesday) at the MCA with lots of farm grown offerings plus monthly chef demonstrations.
Click here to get more details.

SOAR Farmers Market
Season                         Every Tuesday, through October 31
                                     7:00 am to 2:00 pm
Volunteers                    Carole Thomas 
Kitchen Pop-Up Sale     Tuesday, August 29
                                      8:00 am to 1:30 pm
                                      Sale of new and gently used merchandise
Location:                       MCA Plaza (Mies van der Rohe between Chicago and Pearson)

First Responders Event
Monday, September 11
We honor and serve our first responders with breakfast, lunch and dinner at the Lake Shore Park field house. For more information click here

SOAR Annual Meeting
Date             Monday, September 25
Time             5:30 pm Registration; 6:00 pm Program
Location       Museum of Contemporary Art Main Floor
                     220 E. Chicago
RSVP             Details to follow
An event to celebrate our members, our accomplishments and honor our volunteers.
BluePrints Gala
Thursday, October 12
The Arts Club of Chicago
201 E. Ontario
Details to come

Our annual fundraising event where we honor a notable Chicago or Streeterville resident for their work promoting the arts of our area.


Speaker Series  
Date TBD
Part 1 of our series featuring notable Chicago/Streeterville residents. Each speaker will fill us in on key topics relevant to our membership.