At this annual event, Chicagoans celebrate environmental sustainability by gathering eco-conscious brewers, vendors and businesses for a street fest. Live performances by popular acts will be held each day as well.
With a full week of fun events honoring the LGBT community, Chicago offers one of the most lively places to celebrate Pride week. The massive, joyous Chicago Pride Parade in the Boystown neighborhood is the highlight of the week.
Located in Chicago’s North Center neighborhood, this annual street fest celebrates all things ribs. Attendees can try samples from local and national vendors while enjoying live music and kid-friendly activities.
As the largest free blues festival in the world, the Chicago Blues Festival is a can’t-miss event for fans of this music genre. Hundreds of performers will be in attendance and local vendors will have food and drinks for sale.
Held in the Printers Row neighborhood in Chicago’s South Loop, this annual festival is a priority event for fans of literature. During the festival, attendees can check out used book sales, attend book signings and go to author readings.
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