• 07:00 AM
  • Various Locations on Marathon Route

In celebration of the Bank of America Chicago Marathon, various Chicago Sister Cities International committees join with international organizations and foreign consulates to cheer on and celebrate international runners at points along the marathon route. Stations will have signs in foreign languages, flags and other activities. View Chicago Marathon Cheering Stations in a larger map…

  • 07:00 AM

In celebration of the Bank of America Chicago Marathon, various Chicago Sister Cities International committees join with international organizations and foreign consulates to cheer on and celebrate international runners at points along the marathon route on Sunday, October 11. Stations will have signs in foreign languages, flags and other activities. Committee Cheering Station Locations • Gothenburg,…

  • 07:00 PM
  • Swedish American Museum, 5211 N. Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60640

Cuisine is increasingly global and yet heavily influenced by local ingredients and tastes. As interest in the clean flavors of Scandinavian cooking has exploded, so too has the number of accomplished chefs and restaurateurs hailing from Sweden’s west coast. This talent has been brought together in Gothenburg into the Délice Network of Good Food Cities…

  • 11:00 AM
  • Swedish American Museum, 5211 N. Clark Street, Chicago

The Gothenburg Committee of CSCI, in partnership with the Swedish American Museum are hosting a gallery walk and fika for Ariana Ramhage‘s exhibit Bluescapes of Sweden. The Gothenburg, Sweden-based artist, who will be present at the gallery walk, is inspired to paint a warm, colorful summer motif on the coldest and darkest days of winters…

  • 04:30 PM
  • Chicago Riverwalk on the Jetty between Wells and Franklin

This summer, Chicago Sister Cities International brings a global vibe to Chicago’s iconic Riverwalk for a six week celebration of Chicago’s sister cities with Unifest. Unifest will celebrate Chicago’s 28 sister cities through food, drink and music. Unifest will run every Thursday evening from 4:30–8:30pm beginning on July 13 on the Jetty area of the…

  • 02:00 PM
  • Old Crow Smokehouse, River North, 149 W. Kinzie Street, Chicago

Join Us For A Live Broadcast From Europe’s Favorite Music Competition Chicago Sister Cities International presents a free Eurovision Song Contest Viewing Party on Saturday, May 14, 2016 from 2 p.m.-5:30 (or when the contest ends!). The contest will be streamed live from Stockholm, Sweden. Before American Idol, there was the Eurovision Song Contest. Since…

  • 07:00 PM
  • Swedish American Museum, 5211 N. Clark St. Chicago

The Gothenburg Committee of CSCI presents a special evening at the Swedish American Museum with music by teachers and students from Svartedalsskolan, located outside of Gothenburg, Sweden.  The students will perform traditional Swedish spring songs. There will also be a brief presentation about a new musical “The Dream of a Better Life” by Roger Bodin,…