Uptown is up to the task, with plenty happening to fill up those daylight hours:
- 11am-3pm, a Sidewalk Sale presented by the senior citizens at Ruth Shriman House, 4040 N Sheridan
- Noon-4pm, Sonic Summer Kickoff, where you can meet the "Two Guys" from the commercials
- 2pm-4pm, the inaugural Culture Jam at Buttercup Park, 4901 N Sheridan. Culture Jams will take place every Saturday throughout the summer
- 3pm-4pm, Paper Machete at the Green Mill, always fun, always free.
- 5pm-6:30pm, a family-friendly version of Two Gentlemen of Verona, at Chase Park, 4701 N Ashland. Free, bring your lawn chairs and blankets.
- 6:30pm -- Boston and the Doobie Brothers in concert at Montrose Harbor.
- 7pm -- Exegesis and Leper in concert at Wilson Abbey, 935 W Wilson. Free; in Spanish and English.