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Northalsted Business Alliance is a non-profit organization located in America’s first recognized gay village; Chicago, Illinois. It is the site to be on to discover information about Boystown, Pride Fest, Market Days, summer & music festivals, parades, Chicago Halloween events and all other things to do in Chicago! The website also includes useful archives such as retail shops, services and bars & restaurant in the area!

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Haunted Halsted Halloween

Halloweek & Parade | October 25-31, 2019

The 23rd annual Haunted Halsted Halloween Parade returns with more frights, sights & sounds. Free to watch or participate in the Costume Contest with $4,000 in cash prizes in 7 categories! Redfin’s #3 Best City for Halloween and one of the 10 Best Halloweens in the US by Fodor’s Travel. Contest registration starts OCTOBER 1


Taste of Boystown
A new restaurant tasting event. Enjoy an evening of menu sampling, beer/wine/spirits/cider tasting and local music. 17 locations! Tuesday, September 24, 5:30pm-8:30pm. Tickets $30 (includes a $5 donation to Lakeview Pantry, working to end hunger in Chicago. READ MORE
Chicago Pride Fest
Chicago Pride Fest®, June 20-21, 2020, is an exciting two-day street festival held the weekend leading up to the Chicago Pride Parade with up to 100,000 expected to attend, celebrating LGBTQ+ life, culture and community.
Northalsted Market Days
The 39th annual Northalsted Market Days® is the largest street festival in the Midwest and Chicago’s most vibrant summer celebration, August 8-9, 2020.

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