Pride Band Alliance Big Band Concert

Adam Lang

The Big Band will have an opportunity to play at the beautiful and historic Adler Planetarium for our large reception. Adler Planetarium has interactive exhibits and high-tech sky shows to entertain stargazers, alongside some of the most impressive lakefront views in all of Chicago. Food and drink will be provided at this exciting reception, scheduled for the evening of Saturday, … Read More

Jazz Orchestra’s Accentuate the Positive

Adam Lang

Join the Lakeside Pride Jazz Orchestra in a rousing celebration focused on all the good things in life: Love, tenderness and being together. COVID precautions All patrons must provide either proof of complete vaccination or a negative PCR test result taken with 72 hours of the event. ¬† Paper and digital¬†copies are accepted. All Lakeside Pride performers are required to … Read More

Call Me By My Name


Symbols, slang and clandestine codes of the queer community, paired with music by the Lakeside Pride Jazz Orchestra. From hanky code to flags and icons, members of the LGBT community have developed a rich history of symbols and unique vocabulary to identify one another and provide visibility. Through sophisticated modern jazz, the Lakeside Pride Jazz Orchestra takes us on an … Read More