Food Festivals

Learn all about Chicago’s many summer food festivals, from the Taste of Chicago to the Taste of Lincoln.

Chicago Street Festivals: May

There is a different Chicago Street Festival every weekend of the summer, if not more than one! Check out our guide to May’s festival’s to kick off the summer.

The Windy City Wine Festival

This annual Windy City Wine Festival brings in wineries from around the world offering samples of their stock without the pretentious atmosphere.

Chicago Street Festivals: July 2011

July is here! Its hot, summer is in full bloom, and its almost fourth of July! And even better? There are more festivals.

Chicago’s Irish Festivals

Who’s to say that you should only celebrate Irish culture in March? Chicago gives tourists and natives alike the opportunity to put on some green and listen to bagpipes in the summer as well.

Chicago Street Festivals: June 2011

June is finally here, that wonderful month were it actually starts to get warm. Bring on the festivals!

City Farmer’s Markets

Farmer’s markets are another one of those joys of summer. Wandering through stalls of fresh fruit, vegetables, flowers, and oh the delicious cheeses is enough to bring out the chef in anyone.

Chicago Street Festivals: May

There is a different Chicago Street Festival every weekend of the summer, if not more than one! Check out our guide to May’s festival’s to kick off the summer.

Windy City Wine Festival

I think I can do this. I know I can be really good at sampling wines. This year’s festival took place at Buckingham Fountain in Grant Park Friday, September 10 & 11th & I would highly recommend a visit next year.

Chicago Summer Food Festivals

Like to eat? Me too. This list of festivals is dedicated to the foodies this summer.

Chicago Street Festivals: June 2010

June is finally here, that wonderful month were it actually starts to get warm. Bring on the festivals!

Taste of Chicago

Chicago’s 10-day eat-a-thon offers the best of the city’s cuisine in one place! Check out our advice for how to make the most out of your visit.