Chicago Music Tour

Starting Price $795 per person
Trip Duration 5 Days
Availibility All Year
Activity Level Medium level of fitness
  • Band Clinic at the School Music Institute, or similar
  • Musical performance at a local Chicago public school
  • See a live performance at Jazz Club
  • Chicago Orchestra Performance
  • Attend a Broadway Style play performance
  • Visit the Art Institue of Chicago
  • Field Museum of Natural History
  • Visit the Shedd Aquarium and acquarium
  • Gangster tour of Chicago
What To Expect

Chicago has it all! In addition to a musical focus, catch a glimpse of Chicago’s eminent architecture, explore the city’s extensive collection of art galleries and museums, or catch a ball game, theater performance and/or comedy show.

Educational Benefits

Chicago is the right choice for your next Music tour. It is the perfect destination for bands that are looking to perform, practice together and participate in workshops, all while being in an affordable world class city!


All Evolve Tours itineraries to Chicago are completely customizable for your groups desires and needs.

Daily Itinerary

Day 1 - Travel to Chicago

Travel to Chicago. Depending on your travel times, we will be happy to coordinate activities on route to or in Chicago for your group.

Day 2 - Welcome to Chicago

Take a Chicago walking tour that explores the history, architecture and highlights of the city. Next, visit the Shedd Aquarium which contains over 25,000 fish and the adjacent Oceanarium to see whales, dolphins, sea otters, harbor seals and penguins! In the evening, take in a Broadway style show.

Day 3 - Musical Chicago

Attend a Band Clinic at the School Music Institute, run by a University Music Program. You’ll also get to put on a musical performance for a local Chicago school! Embark on a Gangster tour of Chicago in the afternoon and take in a live jazz performance in the evening.

Day 4 - Chi-Town Continued

Visit the world-class Art Institute of Chicago this morning. There is so much to see! In the afternoon, we will have a second local school performance. Next, take a guided walking tour of Millennium Park featuring the work of world-renowned architects, planners, artists and designers. We will also have time at Water Tower Place for free time, before going to the Chicago Orchestra for an evening performance.

Day 5 - Final Day & Homeward Bound

In the morning, explore the Field Museum of Natural History. Play a performance in the Grand Hall before we leave Chicago and go homeward bound.

  • Airfare
    Roundtrip group airfare to Chicago, depending on departure city
  • Coach Bus
    Private coach bus for duration of tour, equipped with A/C, T.V & DVD players, on-board washroom
  • Hotel
    Centrally located, student friendly, 3 * minimum, acclaimed hotels

Daily breakfasts and dinners included in tour. Meals at locally owned and delicious restaurants.

Meet Our Leaders
Diana Burchell
Kate Lindner
Did you know?

Four States are visible from the top of the Willis Tower: Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, and Wisconsin.

Places You’ll Visit


Chicago is an affordable world class city for Music tours.

Shedd Aquarium

Shedd Aquarium is a staple activity on any trip to Chicago.