Chicago is famous for its summer festivals, and with June being the month that really kicks the summer season off, there’s plenty to do around town all season long. In some ways, it’s hard to believe we’re already a week down in the month, but the good news is there is still plenty to look forward to over the next few weeks.
Spring Awakening Music Festival - June 7-9
The latest electronic music festival in the Midwest hits Hoffman Estates June 7th thru 9th.
Chicago Blues Festival - June 7-9
A spotlight on the famed Chicago-born music tradition at Millennium Park’s Jay Pritzker Pavilion.
World Naked Bike Ride - June 8
A clothing-optional bike ride hits the streets of Downtown Chicago.
Old Town Art Fair - June 8-9
One of Chicago’s best art fairs that takes place in the charming Old Town Triangle Historic District.
Craft Brews at the Zoo - June 14-15
The 5th annual beer festival at the Zoo will feature a selection of more than 150 crafts beers.
Taste of Randolph - June 14-16
A West Loop street fest that brings together some of the biggest names in Chicago’s restaurant industry.
Chicago Ribfest - June 14-16
A summer fest that celebrates ribs and rock & roll.
Chicago Pride Fest - June 22-23
A vibrant street festival in Boystown that leads up to the famous Chicago Pride Parade.
June 30 - Chicago Pride Parade
2019 will be the 50th annual Chicago Pride Parade and the grand finale of a busy Pride month in the Windy City.