Future public performances:  May 19, 2024, 2:50pm - Skokie Festival of Cultures, 4701 Oakton St, Skokie, IL

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Some of the first concerts of the Chicago Cossacks:

We have enjoyed playing these and other fine venues:

(numbers in parenthesis indicate a number of repeatable performances)

Public Libraries:

Niles Public Library (Niles IL)

Indian Trails Public Library (Wheeling IL) (5)

Skokie Public Library (Skokie IL)

Lincolnwood Public Library (Lincolnwood IL)

Wood Dale Public Library (Wood Dale IL)

Schaumburg Township District Library (Schaumburg IL)

Addison Public Library (Addison IL)

Town and Country Public Library (Elburn IL)

Woodridge Public Library (Woodridge IL)

Mount Prospect Public Library (Mount Prospect IL)

Prospect Heights Public Library (Prospect Heights IL) (2)

Palatine Public Library (Palatine IL)

Ela Area Public Library (Lake Zurich IL)

Rolling Meadows Library (Rolling Meadows IL)

Indian Prairie Public Library (Darien IL) (2)

Westmont Public Library (Westmont IL) (2)

McHenry Public Library (McHenry IL)

Glenview Public Library (Glenview IL)

Dundee Township Public Library (East Dundee IL)

Lansing Public Library (Lansing IL)

Wheaton Public Library (Wheaton IL) (2)

Vernon Area Public Library (Lincolnshire IL) (2)

Orland Park Library (Orland Park IL)

Nichols Public Library (Naperville IL)

Fox Lake District Library (Fox Lake IL)

Wilmette Public Library (Wilmette IL)

Morton Grove Public Library (Morton Grove IL)

Chicago Public Library, Budlong Woods (Chicago IL)

Gail Borden Public Library (Elgin IL)

Wauconda Library at the Wauconda High School Auditorium (Wauconda IL)

Hinsdale Public Library (Hinsdale IL)

Plainfield Public Library (Plainfield IL)

Park Ridge Public Library (Park Ridge IL)

Deerfield Public Library (Deerfield IL)

Roselle Public Library (Roselle IL)

Festivals and Fairs:

Lakeside Music & Arts Festival (Decatur IL) (2)

Lifeway Festival (Skokie IL)

Ethnic Festival (Oak Park IL)

The Festival of Cultures (Skokie IL) (12)

Illinois State Fair (Springfield IL)

Russian Festival held by Pushkin Partnership (Kalamazoo MI)

Russian Rhapsody, annual Arts Gala at Lewis University (Romeoville IL)

LACONI Best of the Best Showcase (Morton Grove IL)

BFI First Charitable Festival "From Generation to Generation" (Morton Grove IL)

Thursday Night Out (Oak Park IL)

Elgin International Festival (iFest) (Elgin IL)

Passport Europe Cultural Festival (Morton Arboretum, Lisle IL) (9)

Taste of Lakeview (Chicago IL)

Evanston Ethnic Arts Festival (Evanston IL)

Lincolnwood Diversity Event (Lincolnwood IL)

International Festival (Wheeling IL) (4)

Skokie 4th of July Parade (Skokie IL) (5)

Northbrook 4th of July Parade (Northbrook IL)

Polish Triangle (Chicago IL)

Celebration of Cultures (Mount Prospect IL)

Bartlett Annual Global Arts Festival (Bartlett IL)

Cultural Centers, Museums:

North Lakeside Cultural Center (Chicago IL)

Chicago Cultural Center (Chicago IL)

DuPage Children Museum (Naperville IL)

Chicago Symphony Orchestra (Chicago IL)

Unite4:Good Center (Northbrook IL) (2)

EZRA Multi-Service Center (Chicago IL) (5)

Chicago Accordion Club (Elmhurst IL)

Chicago Botanic Garden (Glencoe IL)

Devonshire Cultural Center (Skokie IL)

Chicago Old Town School of Folk Music (Chicago IL)

Auditorium Theatre (Chicago IL)

Lyudmila Schaible Theater (Buffalo Grove IL)

Chicago Opera Theater Office (Chicago IL)


Elmhurst Academy (Elmhurst IL)

Pritzker College Prep (Chicago IL)

Butterfield School (Libertyville IL)

Chicago ORT Technical Institute (Skokie IL) (2)

University of Chicago (Chicago IL)

University of Wisconsin-Parkside (Kenosha WI)

University of Wisconsin - Plateville Campus (Plateville, WI)

John R Tibbott Elementary School (Bolingbrook IL)

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (Milwaukee WI)

Dominican University (River Forest IL)

Governors State University (University Park IL)


Saint Volodymyr Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral (Chicago IL)

Holy Virgin Protection Cathedral (Des Plaines L) (5)

St Andrew Ukrainian Orthodox Church (Bloomingdale IL)

Church of the Resurrection (Wheaton IL)

St. Simeon Morotocivi Serbian Orthodox Church (Chicago IL)

Salvation Army (Des Plaines IL)

St. Joseph the Betrothed Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church (Chicago IL)

Corporate Parties, Fundraisers:

The Cradle Foundation Russian Holiday Party (Glenview IL)

JK&B Capital Corporate Party (Chicago IL)

FOCCUS (Friends of Chernobyl Center, US) Fundraiser (Madison WI)

Borscht Bash (Normal IL) (2)

Celebration of Diversity (Elmhurst IL)

St. Tatiana's Day Masquerade Ball (Buffalo Grove IL) (2)

2013 Sideshow Gala by Sideshow Theatre Company (Chicago IL)

US Military Entrance Processing Command (North Chicago IL)

Restaurants, Clubs:

Pinucchio (Highland Park IL) (multiple times)

Papa DeLicio (Westmont IL) (multiple times)

White Nights (Rosemont IL) (multiple times)

LaMirage (Rolling Meadows IL)

Creepe Bistro (Chicago IL) (multiple times)

Crossroads of Ivanhoe (Mundelein IL)

KRUG Community Circle (Wheeling IL) (5)

Versailles (Buffalo Grove IL)

Little Bucharest Bistro (Chicago IL) (multiple times)

Art Gallery Kafe (Wood Dale IL) (3)

Zhivago (Skokie IL)

Mather's - More Than a Cafe (Chicago IL) (2)

Lutnia Restaurant (Chicago IL)

Petergof Banquet Hall (Northbrook IL)

Francesca's North (Northbrook IL)

Senior and Rehabilitation Centers:

Jarvis House (Chicago IL)

Alden Health Care Center (Long Grove IL)

Luther Village (Arlington Heights IL)

Ballard Resurrection Healthcare (Des Plaines IL) (2)

Plymouth Place Senior Living (LaGrange Park IL)

The Lodge of Northbrook (Northbrook IL)

Krasnow Residence (Skokie IL)

Wyndemere Senior Living (Wheaton IL)

Covenant Village (Northbrook IL)

Beacon Hill (Lombard IL)

The Garlands (Barrington IL)

Presence Resurrection Retirement Community (Chicago IL)

Veterans Park District (River Grove IL)

Wheeling Pavilion Senior Center (Wheeling IL)

Marian Park (Wheaton IL)

Arlington Heights Senior Center (Arlington Heights IL)