So you don’t have hundreds of dollars to spend just to stand outside day drinking, binge eating and listening to live music simultaneously??? No problem! There are plenty of killer street fests this summer where you can have fun without breaking the bank.
Check out our picks for must-attend street fests in June!
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We’re sorry, but this weekend =
Prometheus weekend. Everything else is secondary. But we’ll be nice and give you some suggestions of what to do with the rest of your free time. Continue reading
Posted in Cheap Eats, Weekend Fun |
Tagged Author-Lindsey, cheap, Chicago, Chicago Blues Festival, Chicago street festivals, Dida Ritz, Free, Hydrate Nightclub, Latrice Royal, Lawn Bowling Club, live music, Mavis Staples, Megafaun, Midsommarfest, Printers Row Lit Fest, Prometheus, Ribfest Chicago, Sassy Fassy, The Spinto Band, World Naked Bike Ride |
Karaoke for people who love to quote movies?!? Yes, please!
Youtube enthusiasts rejoice – The Found Footage Festival is coming to the
Music Box Theatre on Saturday, June 16!
And they’re bringing video cameras…
Aerial View of Last Year’s Do-Division Festival
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?
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Tagged Author-Lindsey, cheap, Chicago, Chicago street festivals, Chicago Veggie Pride Parade, Cinema Minema, Do-Division, Free, Maxwell Street Market, Mayfest Chicago, Movies, Music, Sausagefest Chicago, Vegan, Vegetarian |
Al Fresco dining is a staple of summertime Chi. One of our favorite patios in the city can be found at
Moody’s Pub. Steps from the Thorndale red line station, this eatery has been a staple of Edgewater residents for over 50 years. Continue reading
Big news from Riot Fest today: The annual punk rock gala not only announced a stellar partial lineup, but also that the event would move most of its shows outside to Humboldt Park. Continue reading
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Tagged Author-Lindsey, cheap, Chicago, Elvis Costello, Festivals, Humboldt Park, Iggy and the Stooges, Music, Outdoor, Outdoor Music, Riot Fest 2012, Rise Against, The Gaslight Anthem, The Offspring |