Notable Chicago Punk Events in 2009
- January 2-3: Naked Raygun plays shows at the House of Blues
- April 4th: No Empathy and Not Rebecca reunite for the 20th Anniversary show for Johann's Face Records
- August 22nd: Ring 13 reforms at the Abbey Pub. Ring 13 performs in Chicago for the first time in 24 years.
- October: Naked Raygun, Screeching Weasel, No Empathy and Rights of the Accused played for Riot Fest