Festival Friday - July 13th

Indulge is going to be the perfect word for this weekend... between all the food fests, food contests, and food samples to creating your own art displays - here's whats in store this weekend!

Taste of Chicago

Back for another year, one of Chicago’s biggest food festivals, Taste of Chicago!  Showcasing Chicago’s diverse dining community, the Taste offers samples of each restaurants most popular dishes as well as, a robust lineup of concerts, including headlining sets from the Flaming Lips, Brandi Carlile and George Clinton. Held in Grant Park and admission is free.

Wednesday-Friday: 11:00am–9:00pm
Saturday & Sunday: 10:00am–9:00pm


Square Roots Fest

Taking place between Montrose and Wilson on Lincoln Ave, Square Roots Festival features close to 70 bands on 4 stages, with local food, craft beer, and unique local vendors!  All donations help Lincoln Square Ravenswood Chamber of Commerce's free concerts and farmers markets and Old Town School of Folk Music's financial aid programs and outreach programming.

$10 suggested donation

Friday: 5:00pm – 10:00pm
Saturday: 12:00pm – 10:00pm
Sunday: 12:00pm – 9:00pm


Southport Art Fair

Southport Art Fair showcases the work of more than 100 of the city’s most diverse artists who work in a variety of mediums, including oil, acrylic, watercolor, jewelry, sculpture, photography, glass and mixed media! These Chicago-based standout artists, will be set up in the Southport Corridor and also feature some interactive art stations for you and the family to enjoy!

Admission is Free

Saturday & Sunday: 10:00am - 7:00pm


Roscoe Village Burger Fest

Stacked at Belmont and Damen, Roscoe Village Burger Fest features over a dozen local restaurants throwing together their tastiest Burgers!  Add to the mix some local music and Kid’s Zone Fun, this is a mouth-watering grill fest you don’t want to miss!!

$8 Suggested Donation

Saturday & Sunday: 11:00am - 10:00pm

Chinatown Summer Fair

Chinatown Summer Fair takes place on Wentworth Ave and Cermak Rd. This iconic and popular annual celebration of Far East culture returns for its 40th festive year. Highlights include the Dragon & Lion Dance Procession, artisans, plenty of great cuisine, activities for families and children, and more.

Sunday: 10:00am - 8:00pm