Big events are happening all over town, and by the looks of it, it’s a meat-eaters versus vegetarian weekend. Did we mention that street festival season is in full swing?
Friday, June 1
4700 N. Lincoln Avenue | Lincoln Square | Friday – Sunday
Beer, bratwurst, polka music, beauty queens, and may pole dances are just a few of the treats that await you at this German celebration. Located in Lincoln Square, this street festival is perfect for both families and friends.
- Do-Division Festival
Ashland Ave & Division Street | Wicker Park | Friday – Sunday
Kick off festival season with one of Wicker Park’s finest get-togethers. Notable music acts include Craig Finn, JC Brooks & The Uptown Sound, White Mystery, and The Antlers. ($5 suggested donation)
Saturday, June 2
Sheffield & Addison | Wrigleyville | Saturday & Sunday
If Mayfest isn’t enough for you, head to Wrigleyville for even more meaty goodness. ($5 suggested donation)
- Chicago Veggie Pride Parade
Balbo St & Columbus Drive | Grant Park | Noon
Celebrate vegan and vegetarian living by joining in a march through Grant Park. Costumes are encouraged.
Sunday, June 3
- Maxwell Street Market
500 W Roosevelt Rd | South Loop | 7am – 3pm
This South Loop staple has an array of vendors with great deals on jewelry, clothes, food, and art.
- Cinema Minima
Cole’s Bar | 2338 N Milwaukee | Bucktown | 8pm – 10 pm
This monthly event features 33 3-minute shorts and one feature length film. Curated by The Cinema Culture.