World's Largest Block Party

JOIN US FOR A GREAT PARTY June 21 & 22, 2019!

Event details

Old St. Pat’s Church is the host of the 35th annual World’s Largest Block Party. The important funds from the World's Largest Block Party go towards the social justice initiatives, outreach programs, and strengthening the mission of Old St. Patrick’s. Thousands of friendly people will mingle and meet for a fantastic summer weekend of great music, food and fun! All ages welcomed!

Join Us in The VIP Lounge!

Tickets are $55 and include entrance into the event and access to the VIP Lounge.  This area includes an exclusive tented area with seating, a delicious catered dinner, 3 free drinks of beer and wine, unlimited soda and water and private port--o-lets.  VIP Lounge hours are 5:00 - 10:30 pm each evening. Food will be served from 5:30 - 7:30 pm.

A very limited amount of tickets are sold for this area so it will sell out!  We suggest to purchase these tickets in advance. Tickets go on sale May 10, 2019 at 9am.

General Admission tickets

General Admission tickets are $10. Purchase your tickets by June 10 and get one free drink on us! Event tickets and drink tickets will be available for pick up at any of the entry gates.


Friday, June 21
5:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.

Friday Night Happy Hour - free entrance from
5:00 - 6:00 p.m.


Saturday, June 22
2:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.


Friday, June 21

5:15 pm: Stache

8:00 pm: Hello Weekend

Saturday, June 22

2:00 pm: Motown Nation

3:30 pm: Walk-Ins

5:30 pm: 7th Heaven

8:00 pm: 16 Candles

 Tentative and subject to change; please check back week of event to verify schedule. 

For Those 50 and Better

Join the over 50 crowd on Saturday, June 22 from 5:30 - 9:00 pm in the courtyard for a festive party hosted by the Encore Group.  Enjoy the sounds of Burnell Music and dance to swing, jazz and groovin' oldies.  For questions contact


Enjoy some of Chicago’s tastiest treats! Check back soon for a complete list of food vendors that will be onsite.


Participate in the Block Party Bags Tournament! 

Tournament starts at 6 pm each evening.

Cash prizes will be awarded!

$10 per team to enter.  More details will be posted soon about how to enter! 

After Parties:


128 S Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60661

Green Street Local
130 S Green St, Chicago, IL 60607

For any Additional Questions:

Sheila Greifhahn Director of Special Events - or 312-648-1021

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