As an unofficial kickoff to festival season and summertime in the Chi, Special Events Management will host an exclusive hour-long benefit, FEED Chicago Virtual Summer Fest, on Thursday, June 18 beginning at 7 p.m. Patrons will be taken through special live performances from Dennis DeYoung, best known as a founding member and front man of Styx, along with Sixteen Candles, Michael McDermott, Wedding Banned, Boy Band Review, Dave Specter, Liz Mandeville, and Twin Peaks, while also having the opportunity to watch a live ticker throughout the stream as donations to benefit the Greater ChicagoFood Depository are made across the nation.
All guests will be encouraged to make a monetary donation before and/or during the benefit, beginning at $5 in advance, followed by any additional contribution participants are willing and able during the stream. For every $1 donated to the Greater Chicago Food Depository, three meals will be provided to someone in need.
Patrons interested in participating must first register in advance at feedchicagofest.eventbrite.comin order to receive the streaming link. To learn more about the benefit or about the Greater Chicago Food Depository, please visit http://www.chicagoevents.com.