Mila Jam headlines Chicago Pride Fest on Sunday

Thu. June 16, 2022 6:08 AM by News Staff

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2022 Chicago Pride Fest: June 18 & 19 in the Northalsted neighborhood

NYC pop recording artivist and transgender star, Mila Jam, fills the Chicago Pride Fest stage with talent, personality and her undeniable style on Sunday, June 19.  

A YouTube sensation turned original pop artist, Mila is known around the world for her unforgettable stage performances and one of a kind music videos.

Mila has toured internationally with the Broadway musical Rent; performed alongside James Brown, Mark Ronson, Laverne Cox, Travis Wall, Jody Watley, Lady Keir (Deee-Lite) and Natasha Bedingfield.

Appearances include BBC’s The Lilly Allen Show, MTV & MTV News, the GLAAD Media Awards with features on The Huffington Post,,, &

She is the Odyssey Nightlife Awards Breakthrough Arist (2015), the GLAM Nightlife Awards Best Video & Dance Artist (2013) and the talk show host of an original YouTube Talk Show Series titled “I’m from Driftwood”.

Mila Jam performs the North Stage (Halsted & Grace) at 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, June 19.

Chicago Pride Fest, which is organized by the Northalsted Business Alliance, runs Saturday, June 18 and Sunday, June 19 from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. on N. Halsted St. from Addison to Grace in Chicago’s Northalsted neighborhood. 

A $15 suggested donation is recommended. Donations support local nonprofits and fund community projects like the Chicago Pride Crosswalks.

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