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Chicago Street Festivals: September 2011

September already? Why does the summer always fly by so fast? Let’s pretend it hasn’t ended and enjoy the last of the street festivals.

North Coast Music Festival 2011 Preview

North Coast Music Festival 2011 Preview

Don’t you worry, folks. Festival season isn’t quite over yet. Dubbed ‘Summer’s Last Stand,’ the North Coast Music Festival brings a variety of artists to Chicago’s Union Park over Labor Day weekend. Check out our 2011 preview here.

Living on the Fringe: Chicago Fringe Festival 2011

The Chicago Fringe Festival runs September 1-11 in Pilsen, and will consist of 50 different hour-long productions by not only local companies, but also across the United States.

Ravinia: The Quintessential Chicago Music Festival

Not only is Ravinia the oldest outdoor music festival in the U.S. but also the number one outdoor music festival featuring classical music acts. No matter what genre of music you’re into, Ravinia boasts a three-month long lineup with over 100 musical events.

Chicago Folk & Roots Festival

Chicago Folk & Roots Festival

Hosted by the Old Town School of Folk Music, the Chicago Folk and Roots Festival is a two-day music celebration held annually in Welles Park. This year’s festival will be July 9-10.