Whether it’s singing into a microphone in front of 10,000 screaming fans at a music festival or singing into a bar of soap for no one during your morning shower, there’s a musician inside all of us just waiting to emerge.
Let your inner musician roam free on June 21 during Make Music Tinley Park, an all-day celebration of music that will occur concurrently in 800 other cities in 120 countries across the world. From sunup to sundown, musicians of every age and ability will flock to outdoor venues across town to share their love of music with the masses. The best part? It’s all free and completely open to everyone!
From live performances from bands to music lessons to karaoke competitions, June 21 will be brimming with music all day! Chicago is the only other city in Illinois taking part in this monumental day of song, so make sure you mark your calendars so you won’t miss a single beat!
How to Participate
Musicians looking to participate and Tinley Park venues looking to host music events can visit the Village’s matchmaking site to be paired with each other. Approved events will be listed on the Make Music Tinley Park app, which will help music lovers find the gigs and events that best suit their musical tastes. Venues that would like to book their own entertainment also should sign up so they can be included on the app.
About Make Music Day
Make Music is a free celebration of music around the world on June 21. Launched in 1982 in France as the Fête de la Musique, it’s held on the same day in more than 800 cities in 120 countries. Completely different from a typical music festival, Make Music is open to anyone who wants to take part. Every kind of musician – young and old, amateur and professional, of every musical persuasion – congregates at every kind of venue from front yards to public plazas to share music with friends, neighbors and strangers.