Illinois Turns 200: Celebrate at the Bicentennial Birthday Bash on December 3rd

  How often do you get to celebrate a 200th birthday? Mark your calendars! On Monday, December 3rd, Illinois is celebrating its Bicentennial Birthday at the United Center. The party will pay homage to all things “Born, Built and Grown” in Illinois.
  • When: Monday, December 3, 2018
  • Where: United Center (1901 W. Madison St., Chicago, IL)
  • Time: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Guitarist Buddy Guy, Hamilton‘s Miguel Cervantes and musical group REO Speedwagon are just some of the big names that will be celebrating this special occasion. Tickets are on sale now. Visit to check out the jam-packed event schedule and purchase your tickets. If you’re as excited as we are, talk about it on social media, using #Illinois200 and #IllinoisProud and follow along on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.