The Piazza in Aurora and the relaunched Q101 host the Alt-Rock Rager, featuring alternative favorites Cracker and Marcy Playground; Debbie Gibson and Randy Travis at the Des Plaines Theatre; plus Bitter Jester and Side Street Studio’s band battles and Lollapalooza aftershows.
From hometown artists to international acts, Chicago and the suburbs know how to celebrate music when summer festival season hits. Here’s what to watch for.
Headed by a fan-pleasingly eclectic mix of mainstagers, Lollapalooza is ready to roll into Grant Park again this summer.
Lollapalooza returns to Grant Park. Homegrown celebrates local artists. Brian McKnight and Ruben Studdard hit Ravinia and Bitter Jester preps for week two of its summer series.
Following a layoff in 2020 amidst the pandemic, Lollapalooza returns to Grant Park Thursday, July 29. “It’s the medicine that we need,” says creator Perry Farrell.
Organizers announced the lineup for this summer’s Lollapalooza in Grant Park; four-day tickets went on sale Wednesday.
Look, I know. Today we should be slathering on sunscreen, debating our schedule picks and
Some of the summer’s big music festivals have officially been called off, but suburban patios are open for live performances.
Lollapalooza, Taste and the Air and Water Show are among Chicago’s biggest summer events canceled in response to the COVID-19 pandemic
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Four days. Eight full stages. Hundreds of musicians playing Lollapalooza in Chicago this weekend. And
Lollapalooza marks a big part of a busy summer at home for the Grayslake natives
DuPage County, represent! The Plain White T’s, the West suburban romantics who bounded to national fame