Below is information about the 2010 Second Amendment Freedom Rally, which will take place on Friday, July 9, 2010 in Chicago. While I will sadly be unable to make it to Chicago for this event, I would encourage everyone in the area to attend.
Second Amendment Freedom Rally in Chicago
Friday July 9, 2010 from 11:00am – 1:00 pm at the
James R. Thompson Center
100 W. Randolph St. in Chicago
The rally that celebrates the restoration of the right to keep and bear
Don’t miss this event at the Thompson Center commemorating
the Supreme Court Victory in McDonald v Chicago!
Second Amendment Freedom Rally sponsors, Illinois State Rifle
Association and IllinoisCarry.com, welcome the plaintiffs from
the case! Other special guests include WVON’s Charles Butler &
several local activists! Cisco Cotto from WLS-AM will MC this
It is important that we put our best foot forward and present
the best image of Illinois firearm owners – friendly, courteous,
and respectful of the other attendees and our surroundings.
Suggested attire is casual/business casual. The rally is outside
on the plaza, bring sunscreen if you are so inclined. There is a
food court in the downstairs portion of the Thompson Center if
you need to grab a quick bite before or after the event. We have
been instructed to keep the entrances to the Thompson Center
clear and also that we stay out of the street and not cause a
There are many ways to get to the Thompson Center via public
transportation: CTA Trains and buses, Metra, Amtrak. Go to
ChicagoRally.isra.org for more
Additional volunteers are needed for ground crew at the event,
and will meet at 10:00 at the stage on the plaza. Contact Don
Gwinn if you can help out, send mail to:
Go to ChicagoRally.isra.org for more details.
Email questions to ChicagoRally@isra.org