Concerts & Events

7/7/18-9/3/18 – Bristol Renaissance Faire

7/7/18-9/3/18 – Bristol Renaissance Faire

It’s the ultimate party at the Bristol Renaissance Faire and you’re invited! This year’s celebration will include thousands of artisans, merchants and performers including jousting knights and ravishing rogues. The Faire is a rollicking romp through Elizabethan England complete with 16th Century games and rides, arts, crafts, food, music and dance. Open Saturdays, Sundays and…

8/23/18 thru 8/26/18 – Wizard World Comic Con Chicago

8/23/18 thru 8/26/18 – Wizard World Comic Con Chicago

Wizard World Comic Con Chicago Dates: August 23-26 Donald E. Stephens Convention Center Kids 10 and under are free with an adult admission! Celebrate the best in pop culture! Wizard World Chicago Comic Con brings it all – Movies, Comics, Toys, Video Gaming, TV, Anime, Manga, Horror, Wrestling, Original Art, Collectibles & More! Meet your…

8/24/18 – WLS-FM’s Awesome 80s

8/24/18 – WLS-FM’s Awesome 80s

SPONSORS: Join 94.7 WLS-FM and the best cover band around, Hey Jimmy, for an “Awesome 80’s” party to cap off the summer Friday, August 24th at CD and Me! The dance floor will be full, fire pits ablaze, delicious food and libations and tons of prizes to win from Dave, Kim, Greg, Ron and the…

8/25/18 – Berwyn Rt. 66 Car Show

8/25/18 – Berwyn Rt. 66 Car Show

Don’t miss the 28th Annual WeatherTech Berwyn Route 66 Car Show sponsored City Barbeque, Saturday August 25th! Walk down Historic Route 66 and marvel at Five Hundred Classic and Custom Cars. Experience Auto Flame Throwing and enjoy Live Music from Rick “Elvis” Saucedo. 94.7 WLS will be on-site from 12 noon to 4pm with Brant…

8/25/18 – Meet Dave Fogel at Floor and Decor in Gurnee

8/25/18 – Meet Dave Fogel at Floor and Decor in Gurnee

Join 94.7 WLS and Dave Fogel at Floor & Decor at 6100 W Grand Avenue this Saturday, August 25th from 12:00am-2:00pm. We’ll be broadcasting live and checking out awesome deals! Floor and Decor has the largest in-stock selection of hard surface flooring in Gurnee and it’s all at the lowest prices everyday!  Over 1 million…

8/25/18 – BluesMobile Cruise Nights

8/25/18 – BluesMobile Cruise Nights

Join 94.7 WLS for Mount Prospect’s BluesMobile Cruise Nights on Saturday, August 25th from 4:00pm-7:00pm at the Mount Prospect Lions Club at Northwest Highway and Route 83. Enjoy classic cars, entertainment, and mingle with the community. Plus cruise by our tent for a chance at tickets to see Kansas at The Chicago Theatre furnished by Live Nation!…

8/26/18 – Schaumburg Boomers – Bark In The Park

8/26/18 – Schaumburg Boomers – Bark In The Park

Woof woof! Join 94.7 WLS at the Schaumburg Boomers’ stadium on Sunday, August 26th for Bark In The Park. Bring your canine companions to the ballpark for a day to celebrate the Boomers’ furriest fans! First pitch is at 1:00pm. Plus, make sure to stop by the WLS table for your shot at tickets to…

9/1/18 – BluesMobile Cruise Nights

9/1/18 – BluesMobile Cruise Nights

Spend Labor Day weekend with 94.7 WLS at Mount Prospect’s BluesMobile Cruise Nights on Saturday, September 1st from 4:00pm-7:00pm at the Mount Prospect Lions Club at Northwest Highway and Route 83. Enjoy classic cars, entertainment, and mingle with the community. Plus cruise by our tent for a chance at tickets to see Kansas at The Chicago…

9/7/18 – Billy Joel at Wrigley Field

9/7/18 – Billy Joel at Wrigley Field

Legendary musician Billy Joel is returning to Chicago to perform at Wrigley Field on Friday, September 7th. This historic performance will make Billy Joel the first artist to play Wrigley Field for five consecutive years, and a record-setting seven overall appearances. Billy Joel is undeniably the all-time leader in concert ticket sales for the storied ballpark…

9/19/18 – Daily Herald Cruise Nights

9/19/18 – Daily Herald Cruise Nights

Summer is here and we’re going cruising! Join 94.7 WLS at the Daily Herald Cruise Night on Wednesday, September 19th from 5:00pm-8:00pm at the Stratford Square Mall in Bloomingdale. Cruise by our tent for a chance to win tickets to see Kansas at Chicago Theatre furnished by Live Nation! Daily Herald Cruise Nights runs every 3rd Wednesday…

9/22/18 – BluesMobile Cruise Nights

9/22/18 – BluesMobile Cruise Nights

Say goodbye to summer with 94.7 WLS at Mount Prospect’s BluesMobile Cruise Nights on Saturday, September 22nd from 4:00pm-7:00pm at the Mount Prospect Lions Club at Northwest Highway and Route 83. Enjoy classic cars, entertainment, and mingle with the community. Plus cruise by our tent for a chance at tickets to see Kansas at The Chicago…

9/22/18 – Ringo Starr & His All-Starr Band

9/22/18 – Ringo Starr & His All-Starr Band

Ringo Starr has finally announced U.S. dates for his 2018 All Starr Band‘s itinerary.  Join Ringo, Colin Hay, Steve Lukather, Gregg Rolie, and new member Graham Gouldman on Saturday, September 22nd at The Chicago Theatre! Every Ringo and His All Starr Band show features classic hits, with each member bringing to the set their most popular songs.Tickets…

9/23/18 – Kevin J Lederer RUN FOR LIFE 5K Run

9/23/18 – Kevin J Lederer RUN FOR LIFE 5K Run

  Please join us for the 4th annual Kevin J Lederer RUN FOR LIFE 5K run. Run for Life will be held Sunday September 23, 2018 at Blue Star Memorial Woods in Glenview, IL. There will be a 5K chip timed race, a 1 mile family walk and a 100 meter toddler dash and family…

10/6/18 – Fleetwood Mac

10/6/18 – Fleetwood Mac

Your Dreams have come true. Fleetwood Mac is back! Join Stevie Nicks, Christine McVie, John McVie, Mick Fleetwood, along with newcomers Neil Finn and Mike Campbell as they take over the United Center on Saturday, October 6th.  Don’t miss your chance to see this iconic lineup. Tickets are on sale now here! Check It Out Get excited…

10/13/18 – Kansas

10/13/18 – Kansas

America’s preeminent progressive rock band, Kansas, will be celebrating the 40th anniversary of their massive hit album Point of Know Return and they’re bringing the show to Chicago on Saturday, October 13th at The Chicago Theatre! To celebrate, for the first time in history, the band will perform the album in its entirety! The tour will showcase more than…

10/15/18 – The Eagles – 2nd Show Added!

10/15/18 – The Eagles – 2nd Show Added!

The Eagles are in full swing of their North American tour and are coming back to Chicago with a second date at the United Center on Monday, October 15th. “An Evening with The Eagles” includes Don Henley, Joe Walsh and Timothy B. Schmit accompanied by the late Glenn Frey’s son, Deacon and country artist, Vince Gill. Tickets are on sale…

10/19/18 – Gad Elmaleh

10/19/18 – Gad Elmaleh

While Gad Elmaleh is arguably the most widely known and beloved comedian in Europe, he has now embarked on the newest chapter of his career: breaking through to the American audience. Touted as the ’Ben Stiller of France’ and the ’Jerry Seinfeld of French Comedy,’ Gad Elmaleh is arguably the biggest and most loved comedic…

10/22/18 – Phil Collins

10/22/18 – Phil Collins

Phil Collins’ Not Dead Yet, Live! tour is coming to America this October for only 15 shows, including a stop at the United Center on Monday, October 22nd. This limited engagement by the legendary performer features noted musicians including his 16 year old son, Nicolas, on drums! Not Dead Yet, Live! is a celebration of Collins’ epic career. Register…

10/26/18 – Elton John – Night 1 – SOLD OUT

10/26/18 – Elton John – Night 1 – SOLD OUT

After more than half a century on the road and an unparalleled career that has redefined the cultural landscape, Elton John has announced his Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour. With FOUR stops in Chicago, there’s no reason to miss this! First he’s stopping at the United Center on Friday, October 26th and Saturday, October 27th and both shows are SOLD…

10/27/18 – Elton John – Night 2 – SOLD OUT

10/27/18 – Elton John – Night 2 – SOLD OUT

After more than half a century on the road and an unparalleled career that has redefined the cultural landscape, Elton John has announced his Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour. With FOUR stops in Chicago, there’s no reason to miss this! First he’s stopping at the United Center on Friday, October 26th and Saturday, October 27th and both shows are SOLD…

11/18/18 – Gary Gulman: Must Be Nice! Tour

11/18/18 – Gary Gulman: Must Be Nice! Tour

You may know him from his appearances on “Last Comic Standing,” “Inside Amy Schumer,” or HBO’s “Crashing” and now you can see him live! Gary Gulman is coming to Chicago on Sunday, November 18th with a stop at the Park West. Tickets are on sale now here.  Want to win your way in? Listen to Dave and…

2/15/19 – Elton John – Night 3 – SOLD OUT

2/15/19 – Elton John – Night 3 – SOLD OUT

After more than half a century on the road and an unparalleled career that has redefined the cultural landscape, Elton John has announced his Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour. With FOUR stops in Chicago, there’s no reason to miss this! First he’s stopping at the United Center on Friday, October 26th and Saturday, October 27th and both shows are SOLD…

2/16/19 – Elton John – Night 4 – SOLD OUT

2/16/19 – Elton John – Night 4 – SOLD OUT

After more than half a century on the road and an unparalleled career that has redefined the cultural landscape, Elton John has announced his Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour. With FOUR stops in Chicago, there’s no reason to miss this! First he’s stopping at the United Center on Friday, October 26th and Saturday, October 27th and both shows are SOLD…