The 35th Annual Chicago Jazz Festival kicked off yesterday and will be running through Sunday, September 1. Showcased alongside national and international artists are some of Chicago’s very own talented jazz performers. In addition to the lively performances, there is also an Art Fair where you can find paintings, jewelry, photography, clothing and much more. Continue Reading ›
While Lollapalooza is first and foremost a music festival, in recent years the addition of Green Street has also made the festival a celebration of local art vendors, farmers, and organizations dedicated to community involvement and environmental issues. Continue Reading ›
Chicago’s Grant Park will once again play host to the 33rd Annual Taste of Chicago, July 10-14. Long-time food favorites, new restaurants, and a solid music line-up make this year’s Taste worth a visit.
It’s not uncommon for Dad to be the king of the grill in the summertime, so what could be better than some good music and plates piled high with BBQ? With everything from pulled pork sandwiches to juicy slabs of BBQ ribs, the 6 Corners BBQ Fest inPortage Park is fun for the whole family. Located at Milwaukee Ave, Irving Park Rd, and Cicero Ave, the festival is easily accessible by car or public transportation. Continue Reading ›