The McKinley Park News welcomes your submission of neighborhood events to be published in our community event listings, calendar and other media. We currently ask to receive event submissions via email at

Please include the following information with your event submission:

  • The name of your event
  • The location (including postal address) of your event
  • Your event's start date(s) and time(s)
  • Your event's end date(s)/time(s)
  • An event description
  • An event image or graphic (optional)
  • Any files related to the event (e.g. a PDF file of an event flyer; optional)

Event submissions must meet the following requirements in order to be published in the McKinley Park News:

  • McKinley Park mapThe event must take place within the greater McKinley Park neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois. The borders are:
    On the North: Interstate 55
    On the East: South Branch of the Chicago River (aka "Bubbly Creek")
    On the South: The Central Manufacturing District (including the buildings on the south side of Pershing Road)
    On the West: The CSX railroad tracks and viaduct (which range from one to two blocks west of Western Avenue)
  • The event must conform to this website's Terms of Service.

Submit your event info by emailing

We encourage submitters to provide event information as far in advance as possible to ensure timely publication within the listings and calendar.  The McKinley Park News reserves the right to edit or refuse any event submission.

Thank you for submitting your neighborhood events to the McKinley Park News!