Other Music Festivals & Events

Chicago is full of outdoor music in the summer! Visit the links below for more concerts to enjoy in Grant Park and Millennium Park.

Jazz, New Music, Electronica and More in Millennium Park

When the Grant Park Orchestra and Chorus are not performing in Millennium Park, a variety of other concerts take place in the Jay Pritzker Pavilion. Visit millenniumpark.org for more information.

Chicago Gospel Music Festival

This much anticipated and highly attended weekend-long festival proves that Chicagoans love Gospel Music.

Chicago Blues Festival

The Chicago Blues Festival is the largest free blues festival in the world and remains one of Chicago's most beloved summer traditions.

Taste of Chicago

Chicago’s tremendous array of culinary delights are located in one place at this lakefront festival in Grant Park, where food choices range from ethnic to exotic to Chicago specialties.


Lollapalooza is a four day, multiple-stage music festival in Chicago's Grant Park.

Chicago Jazz Festival

For over 30 years, the Chicago Jazz Festival has been a Labor Day weekend tradition.

World Music Festival

This city-wide, multi-venue, eleven-day festival has has presented more than 750 artists and ensembles from over 80 countries.