Chicago Events: Great Chicago Fire Festival

Great Chicago Fire Festival






Chicago  and Redmoon Theater have partnered up to present a spectacular new festival, The Great Chicago Fire Festival, this October. The festival celebrates Chicago’s epic resurgence and strength after the Great Fire of 1871, featuring fiery cauldrons, kayakers pulling flaming buoys and three floating sculptures that will burn to reveal a dramatic interior core. The finale features fireworks and a tribute to the city. It’s a must-see event!

Date: October 4, 2014


  • 3:00 – 8:00 pm: Pre-show bazaar along the riverwalk featuring crafts, food & entertainment from Redmoon’s local neighborhood partners
  • 8:00 pm: Grand Marshals Cauldron drop from bridges, led by Chicago Fire tv stars
  • 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm: Grand Spectacle performance

Don’t miss this exceptionally fun event, featuring a bazaar during the afternoon with Chicago’s favorite retailers for a fun-filled day. Stay at Hyatt Regency Chicago and enjoy a special discount when using our social media rate, use offer code CHIFAN. Click here to reserve your downtown Chicago hotel room and save!


You’re more than welcome at Hyatt Regency Chicago, 151 East Wacker Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60601; +1 312 565 1234.