The expo will feature local businesses that have supported the gay community all along, organizers said.
State Rep. John D'Amico credited proponents of same-sex marriage for changing his mind about the measure.
Supporters of gay marriage hope the poll will sway state Rep. John D'Amico to vote yes on the measure.
The North Side alderman told DNAinfo.com Chicago via Twitter that he will marry Richard Thale in Seattle.
More than $100 million would come into the local economy if gay marriage passes.
Sparkles Fine Jewelry will sell wedding bands with gay couples in mind, designer Rony Tennenbaum said.
Gay couples can't get married in Illinois, so Minnesota is stepping up to welcome them.
"For the generation that participated in Pride, it might feel like your voice is finally heard," one man
In speech before City Council, Lakeview alderman eschews LGBT label, saying, "We're all the same."
The Supreme Court is expected to announce sometime this week its decision on two same-sex marriage cases.
After state lawmakers failed to vote on gay marriage, proponents said they don't want them in the parade.
Former Obama aide David Axelrod grilled the governor on failure of pension reform, gay marriage bill.
Protestors turned out Saturday to express outrage over dropped gay marriage bill.
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