2021 Chicago Consular Corps Gala

The Chicago Consular Corps Gala will return to live at the Chicago Hilton in 2021, continuing the rich tradition of honoring Chicago’s connections across the world.
The event will also enjoy a virtual, online experience for Chicagoans everywhere.

2021 Gala Press Release

In making the announcement Mayor Lori Lightfoot praised the Consular Corps’ work in building relationships with other countries. “As we have seen over the past year, our futures are irrevocably interconnected,” she said. Ariel Investments Co-CEO Mellody Hobson echoed the mayor, saying, the pandemic has shown “the power of working together” for a common goal. “We look forward to planning this event and being in person again.”

Mark Your Calendar

  • Friday, November 5, 2021
  • 6PM Pre-reception

This page will update with information, in the interim contact us for questions, interest in sponsorship and partnership and more — email Adrienne Tongate, Executive Director, Chicago Sister Cities International.

*Below is shown to represent our continued gratitude to our gala 2020 sponsors
Our Gala 2021 Sponsors, coming soon…