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Watch Buckingham Fountain spring to life at ComEd’s annual "Switch on Summer" event! Listen to live music and take part in free family activities from 4-7pm and admire the fountain when it gets turned on at 6pm.

Buckingham Fountain

The Chicago Architecture Foundation will be on site during the event, along with more than a dozen other event sponsors. Visit us and enjoy free giveaways and fun games around the fountain! For more information, visit