Festival Friday - June 29th

Whether you are celebrating the BIG day, or joining the rest of us in celebrating the 4th of July this week, Chicago has all the best hot spots to catch the fireworks or get a little Chi-soul going to get your feet moving.  Check out what’s in store for the final days in June!


Chi-Soul Fest

Chi-Soul Fest, the Chicago Soul Music Festival, is an intergenerational musical conversation of Chicago soul music presented in honor of Black Music Appreciation Month. Originally held on Chicago’s famous record row on South Michigan Avenue, the legacy continues at Navy Pier this weekend! Come and watch the FREE lineup of Chicago soul music’s past, present and future.

Friday: 5:30pm - 11:30pm (performance times vary)
Saturday: 2:00pm - 11:30pm (performance times vary)


Tour de FAT

It’s BACK!  New Belgium Brewery’s Tour de FAT featuring beer, bikes, talent shows, dance contests and more!!  Grab your bike and dress up as your alter ego while raising money for your hometown cycling community! Held at Humboldt Park, check the website for list of events and times!

Shift Gears. Get Weird.

Saturday: 12:00pm-5:00pm


Windy City RibFest in Uptown

Missed RibFest downtown? Well here is your second chance! The 10th annual Windy City Ribfest in Uptown takes place on the Broadway-Lawrence intersection, and features all your BBQ favorites from around the city!  Including music and games, don’t look back and be bummed you missed this TWICE!

$5 suggested donation benefits The Chamber for Uptown

Friday: 12:00pm-10:00pm
Saturday: 12:00pm-10:00pm
Sunday 12:00pm-9:00pm