There’s nothing quite like summertime in Chicago. The summer is jam-packed with events, concerts and best of all… festivals! We’re highlighting a handful of our favorites that are happening this summer in our neighborhood:
June 7-9: Chicago Blues Festival, the largest free blues festival in the world.
June 28-29: Old St. Pat’s World’s Largest Block Party, annually attracts thousands of attendees and features musical guests the likes of Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros and Phil Vassar.
July 10-14: Taste of Chicago, our city’s iconic food festival; this year’s headlining band is the Grammy-award winning group Fun.
July 11-14: Windy City Smokeout, a celebration of country music and BBQ in River North.
July 19-21: Taste of River North, a festival of food and live music right in our beloved River North neighborhood.
August 2-4: Lollapalooza, the world-famous 3-day music festival that calls Grant Park home.