12-Jun-17 (Above) A helicopter flies low over Marina City on Saturday morning while filming for an upcoming movie, Rampage, starring Dwayne Johnson. Based on a video game, the film is about genetically altered apes and monsters amok in North America.
Streets were closed during filming on both sides of Wacker Drive from Wabash Avenue to Columbus Drive. Parking was banned on numerous streets in the area.
There was also aerial filming along Michigan Avenue between Wacker Drive and Superior Street and filming on Madison Street in the Loop and near Federal Plaza.
Rampage will be filming in the Loop through June 20, near the 300 block of West Washington Street and 100 block of North Franklin Street, according to filming permits issued by Chicago Department of Transportation.
(Left) A helicopter flies over Clark Street Bridge in this video captured by Joshua Carlson.
The helicopter is over the intersection of Michigan Avenue & Pearson Street in this video by Sam Thompson.
And video by The Wigwam shows the helicopter flying over the Chicago River.
Museum of Contemporary Art presents the first solo museum exhibition of Chicago-based artist Paul Heyer. In his most immersive installation to date, Heyer creates a multisensory, dream-like realm that combines his ethereal paintings and sculptures with ASMR (autonomous sensory meridian response) sounds that trigger euphoric feelings in the visitor. Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 East Chicago Avenue. Map. More info.
River North Business Association Business After Hours networking event at Katana Chicago. With its distinctive energy and style, Katana is the perfect setting for RNBA to celebrate the new year. Bring plenty of business cards for this fantastic night of networking! 5:30-7:00 p.m., Katana, 339 North Dearborn Street. Cost: $40. Map. More info.
City Club of Chicago presents Sanctuary Cities: Yes or No? Cook County Board Commissioner Jesús Chuy García, Brian McCann, retired 34-year veteran of Chicago Public Schools, and former congressman Joe Walsh. 11:30 a.m. reception. 12:00 p.m. luncheon. Cost: $50. Maggianos Banquets, 111 West Grand Avenue. Map. More info.