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2016 Advocate for the Arts Awards Benefit

The Grant Park Music Festival raised more than $370,000 at its signature fundraising event, the Advocate for the Arts Awards Benefit, on Monday, September 12th at the Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park.

2016 Season Highlights

For over 80 summers, the Grant Park Music Festival has been thrilling audiences with outstanding musical experiences not found anywhere else. The 2016 Festival season opened on June 15, 2016.

2015 Season Highlights

See highlights from the Grant Park Music Festival's 2015 Season.

2015 Advocate for the Arts Awards Benefit

On September 17, 2015 the Grant Park Music Festival held its annual Advocate for the Arts Awards Benefit at the The Ritz-Carlton in Chicago. The event honored Shirley Madigan, Millennium Park Foundation, and Sage Foundation.

2013 Advocate for the Arts Awards Benefit

On September 17, 2013 the Grant Park Music Festival awarded BMO Harris Bank and Richard M. Daley for their transformative impact on the arts in Chicago at the Festival's annual fundraiser.

2014 Advocate for the Arts Awards Benefit

On September 16, 2014 the Grant Park Music Festival held its annual Advocate for the Arts Awards Benefit at the Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park. The event honored Frank Gehry, ComEd, and the Elizabeth Morse Charitable Trust for their transformative impact on the Festival and the Chicago cultural scene.

2014 Season Highlights

Relive the highlights of the Grant Park Music Festival's 80th Anniversary Season.

2013 Season Highlights

Relive the performances of the 79th Grant Park Music Festival Season.

2012 Season Highlights

Relive the 2012 Season in photographs.

2011 in Pictures

Highlights from the 2011 Grant Park Music Festival

2010 Orchestra and Chorus

Photo highlights of the Orchestra and Chorus from the 2010 Grant Park Music Festival in Millennium Park.

2010 Guest Artists

Pictures of guest artists of the 2010 Grant Park Music Festival Season

2009 Lawn and Seated Audience Members

Here are a few images of our 2009 audience.

Luna Negra Dance Theater and Luciana Souza

See photos of Luna Negra Dance Theater and Brazilian jazz singer Luciana Souza when they joined the Grant Park Orchestra.

Orchestra and Chorus 2009

View images of the Grant Park Orchestra and Chorus from the 2009 season.

Guest Artists 2009

See pictures of some of the guests artists that joined the Grant Park Orchestra during the 2009 Season.

75th Birthday Concert Celebration

View images from the 75th Birthday Concert with backstage photos.

Venues

See photos of the Grant Park Music Festival's main venue: Jay Pritzker Pavilion.

Mariachi Nuevo Tecalitlán 2009

View images from our Mariachi Nuevo Tecalitlán concert.

2008 Highlights

Here are a few images from our 2008 season.