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Chicago’s Celebration of Expo Milano 2015

Join Chicago Sister Cities International and its Milan Committee for a fundraiser at Kendall College on August 12 to celebrate the upcoming Chicago Week in Milan. The event will feature elements Chicago is highlighting in Milan, including celebrity chefs, specially crafted beer, and entertainment.

PETACH TIKVA: Israel As An Export Market

Join the Petach Tikva Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International for a business & networking seminar to learn about export opportunities and to find customers in Israel. The featured presenter will be Uriel Lynn, President of the Federation of Israeli Chambers of Commerce. Uriel Lynn is a past member of the Knesset (Israel’s Parliament) and…

LAHORE: Jugni Reception & Play

The Lahore Committee of CSCI and the Performance Club of Chicago are proud to present Jungi, a dramatic, passionate, and soul-searching exploration into the impact of violence on our society. Through the eyes of the play’s titular character, Jungi transports its audience across time and place to open a window into the role of violence…

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PRAGUE: “Treasured Legacy” Exhibition

As part of Prague Days Chicago, the Prague Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International and the Consulate General of the Czech Republic in Chicago present the exhibition “Treasured Legacy.” The exhibit will be on display from June 12–July 31, 2015 at Maya Polsky Gallery. Alphonse Mucha, one of the greatest Czech artists, will be featured in this…

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BOGOTA: Colombia Independence Day

The Bogota Committee of CSCI, in partnership with the Consulate General of Colombia in Chicago, hosts Colombia’s Independence Day Celebration on Sunday, July 26 from 11 am–1 pm at the Chicago Cultural Center’s Preston Bradley Hall. The event will include appetizers, a speaking program and cultural performances. Free and open to the public.

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PRAGUE: Czech That Film

As part of Prague Days Chicago, the Prague Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International and the Consulate General of the Czech Republic in Chicago present “Czech That Film”, a festival of recent Czech cinema, at the Gene Siskel Film Center from June 7-23, 2015. To see the full schedule of films, visit  www.PragueDaysChicago.com.

Film Screening of Vertigo Hosted by Star Kim Novak

In celebration of the 25th anniversary of the Chicago-Prague sister city relationship and Prague Days Chicago, actress Kim Novak, of Czech descent, returns to her hometown of Chicago to host a screening of Alfred Hitchcock’s classic 1958 film Vertigo at Columbia College Chicago’s Film Row Cinema. Admission is free; reservations can be made at film@praguedayschicago.com.

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PRAGUE: Prague Rockfest hosted by Jim Peterik & The Ides of March

As part of Prague Days Chicago, the Prague Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International and the Consulate General of the Czech Republic in Chicago present Prague Rockfest at Cicero Community Park. Rock giant Jim Peterik, a Czech-American singer and songwriter from Berwyn, will host the musical program. Peterik was the founder of the band Survivor…

PRAGUE: Golden Prague Gala

The Prague Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International and the Consulate General of the Czech Republic in Chicago present the Prague Golden Gala, in celebration of the 25th anniversary of the sister city relationship between Chicago and Prague, on June 12 at the University Club of Chicago With guest of honor, the Honorable Adriana Krnáčová,…

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PRAGUE: Eggnoise Concert in Millennium Park

As part of Prague Days Chicago, the Prague Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International and the Consulate General of the Czech Republic in Chicago present a performance by Eggnoise. Formed in 1994 by singer-songwriters Ondra Kopička and Ondřej Galuška, Eggnoise puts its own stylistic trademark on grunge, punk, rock, jazz and pop. Its albums feature a…

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MEXICO CITY and PRAGUE: This is Pilsen: Bohemian Past, Latino Present

The Mexico City and Prague Committees of Chicago Sister Cities International, the City of Prague, the Consulate General of the Czech Republic, and the Consulate General of Mexico kick off the Prague Days Chicago festival kicks off with a celebration of the history and heritage of Pilsen from its Czech origins to its largely Latino present. Enjoy…

Film Screening of “We Will be World Champions”

The Serbian film We Will be World Champions will premiere in Chicago on June 6, 2015. This will also be the American premiere of this film. The film will be shown at the Patio Theater, 6008 W. Irving Park Road, Chicago, IL 60634, beginning at 7:30pm. We Will be World Champions, directed by Darko Bajic, is…

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WARSAW: Thursday King’s Dinner

The Warsaw Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International presents an international culinary extravaganza showcasing gourmet cuisine from Poland and the United States at the Sheridan Shore Yacht Club on June 4, 2015, cocktails at 6 pm, dinner at 7 pm. This special fundraiser pays tribute to the historic weekly dinners hosted on Thursdays by Poland’s…

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The Chicago Forum on Global Cities

Chicago Sister Cities International is proud to be a knowledge partner of the Chicago Forum on Global Cities, hosted by The Chicago Council on Global Affairs and the Financial Times, which will convene in Chicago from May 27-29, 2015. It will bring together global city leaders of the four pillars vital to urban life—business, education,…