Chicago Mayfest Grounds 3100 N Ashland Ave Chicago, IL 60657
May 17, 2013 - May 19, 2013 - CONFIRMED!
From Chicago Mayfest Website:
This three-day celebration kicks off the City of Chicago's festival season. The 17th annual Chicago Mayfest brings in three days of celebration - featuring; Chicago's BEST Bands, Festival Cuisine, pretzels, beer, and a broad spectrum of super cool entertainment starting off Friday at 5pm for a VIP Party for Everyone.
Are You Ready for Summer?
Start your summer off right with this incredible festival! Mayfest is the first kick-ass event of the season. Get off the couch and get ready to ROCK! This 3-day festival features Chicago's finest bands performing throughout the weekend. We offer some incredible food options and ice cold beverages that will ultimately quench your thirst. Ice cold beer, sangria, and other beverages will be available. We have situated our main stage inside one of the largest tents around. This oversize tent is probably the largest constructed in the City and provides a covered arena that truly ROCKS. The overall venue also features our outdoor beer garden and merchant square. This is where you can enjoy the coming of summer while you quench your thirst and shop at some of the finest local artisans and merchants booths.
Lakeview's diverse dining, shopping and entertainment options offer a broad appeal to visitors and residents of all ages. This sprawling North Side community, one of Chicago's largest, is characterized by a vast culinary landscape of cuisines and cultures, and equally plentiful shops and boutiques. Lakeview encompasses two popular districts: Wrigleyville, home of Wrigley Field and the Chicago Cubs; and Boystown, one of the nation's largest and most vibrant LGBT communities.
This event benefits the Lake View YMCA, Northside Parents Network, and the Festival Foundation. Admission to the festival is only $10.