Presented by the Chicago Cultural Alliance
Events Schedule

Journey Chicago offers Chicagoans and visitors a cultural journey through all of its arts, conversation, and food in a multi-event festival happening across 41 neighborhood-based cultural heritage institutions, all members of the Chicago Cultural Alliance.

a citywide, intercultural festival of


ideas &


September & October 2021

Journey Chicago (formerly Inherit Chicago) is one of the signature programs of the Alliance. It is a festival of intercultural art, ideas and performance at neighborhood heritage institutions. It is the first and only intercultural festival of its kind that highlights the rich diversity across the city’s neighborhoods and promotes cultural and community understanding.

Formerly known as…


See photos from Inherit Chicago 2017

All photos by Lydia Hoover for the Chicago Cultural Alliance.

what to

expect &


Throughout September and October, Journey Chicago showcases an array of diverse programs and events in Chicago’s neighborhoods and suburban communities, bringing a heritage perspective to many present-day topics and issues.

Programs and Events will feature three dynamic areas: ART, IDEAS & PERFORMANCE

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