Chicago Special Events and Protest Activity: December 15 to December 31, 2022

Titan Security, in coordination with our cross-sector public safety partners, is monitoring the following event and demonstration activity in or near the Chicago Loop.

Anticipated Events/Demonstrations

  • Friday, December 16 at 5:00pm: 230 S Dearborn (Federal Plaza), Group may gather for their cause “Constitutional Protest”
  • Friday, December 16 at 6:00pm: 201 E Randolph (Millennium Park), Group will gather for their event “Holiday Sing Along”
  • Saturday, December 17 at 1:00pm: 401 S Michigan to 100 W Wacker, Group will gather/march for their cause “Stop Executions in Iran”
  • Saturday, December 17 at 1:00pm: 1 W Wacker, Group will gather for their cause “Resist the Dictator”
  • Sunday, December 18 at 3:00pm: 835 N Michigan (Water Tower), Group will gather for their cause “Stop Russia – #StopEcocide”
  • Monday, December 19 at 5:00pm: 50 W Washington (Daley Plaza), Group will gather for their event “Daley Plaza Grand Menorah Lighting”
  • Tuesday, December 20 at 9:30am: 160 N LaSalle (Bilandic Building), Group will gather for their cause “Protest to Oppose / in Support of the Illinois Assault Weapons Ban”
  • Friday December 30 at 5:30pm: 50 W Washington (Daley Plaza), Group will gather/ride for their cause “Chicago Critical Mass Bike Caravan”


  • Morning of December 20 will see protest and counterprotest at 160 N LaSalle in favor of and supporting proposed assault weapons ban in Illinois
  • Additional holiday season events pending; New Years Eve fireworks at Navy Pier on 12/31

Event/Protest Best Practices

  • If you see something suspicious, report it
  • Carry water and stay hydrated
  • Choose a landmark to meet at in case you are separated from your group
  • Utilize the buddy system
  • Remain alert and be observant of surroundings
  • Leave any valuables at home
  • Do not jump any barricades
  • Secure handbags and wallets
  • Stay calm and pleasant
  • Follow your own instincts
  • Leave yourself room to move quickly

As always, if you “See Something, Say Something.” For life-threatening emergencies, call 911. To report suspicious activity, call 855-RPRT-2-S4 (855-777-8274).

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