Chicago and suburban March for Our Lives events: What you need to know

CHICAGO — Millions of people will take part Saturday in first-ever March for Our Lives rally.

The event is organized by survivors of the Feb. 14 mass school shooting in Parkland, Florida.

According to their website: "March For Our Lives will take to the streets of Washington, D.C., to demand that their lives and safety become a priority and that we end gun violence and mass shootings in our schools today.”

The main march will be held in Washington D.C.  There will also be marches across the country, including here in Chicago at Union Park and others in the suburbs.

Below is a list of location and times for Chicago-area marches.

Chicago – 11 a.m.

  • Union Park – 1501 W. Randolph St.
  • CTA Ashland Station – Green/Pink Lines
  • Free Lyft rides
  • www.lyft.com/MFOL

Northwest Suburbs – 9 a.m.

  • 130 S. Roselle Rd. Schaumburg

Glen Ellyn – 10 a.m.

  • 380 Greenfield

Downers Grove – 11 a.m.

  • 4436 Main St.

Oswego – 11 a.m.

  • 4250 IL Rt. 71

Northwest Indiana – 11 a.m.

  • 3001 Ridge Rd., Highland IN

Vernon Hills – 11:30 a.m.

  • 600 N. Aspen

Huntley – 12 p.m.

  • Mill St. & Rt. 47

Elgin – 12 p.m.

  • 270 N. Gove Ave

Woodstock – 1 p.m.

  • 121 W. Van Buren St.

Frankfort – 2 p.m. 

  • Kansas St. & White St.