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Published April 17, 2023

Every Street Festival in Chicago This Summer

Hit the streets of Chicago this season to experience the best brews, bites, art, and music. 🌭🎶

by Chicago Bucket List

 

What better way to welcome in the warmer weather than hitting the streets for some of Chicago’s most iconic festivals? Luckily, Chicago has no shortage of these for you to explore all summer long.

Whether you’re looking to party hard, indulge in great eats, admire local art, or find fun for the whole family, Chicago has something for you this summer. We’ve rounded up all of the can’t-miss street festivals below.


75+ Street Festivals & Parades in Chicago This Summer

MAY / JUNE

May 12–14, 2023: Chicago Mayfest (Get Expedited Entry + One Free Pacifico Beer)

May 26–28, 2023: Mole de Mayo Festival

May 27–September 4, 2023: Live on the Lake

May 28–October 29, 2023: Maxwell Street Market

June 1–4, 2023: Cream of Wheaton

June 1–4, 2023: Maifest Chicago

June 2–5, 2023: Do Division Street Fest

June 3, 2023: Chicago Gospel Music Festival

June 3, 2023: Chicago Caribbean Carnival

June 3, 2023: Jonquil Park Family Festival

June 3–4, 2023: Windy City Hot Dog Fest

June 3, 2023: 75th Annual 57th Street Art Fair

June 8–11, 2023: Chicago Blues Festival

June 8-11, 2023: Puerto Rican Festival

June 9–11, 2023: Andersonville Midsommarfest

June 10, 2023: Vegandale Fest

June 10, 2023: Selzterland Chicago

PRESENTS

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1340 W Washington Blvd, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
Seltzerland Chicago
Starting at $39

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June 10–11, 2023: Chi-Soul Fest

June 10–11, 2023: Old Town Art Fair

June 10–11, 2023: Wells Street Art Festival

June 14–Aug. 19, 2023: Grant Park Music Festival

June 14–Oct. 11, 2023: Ravenswood Farmers Market

June 16–18, 2023: Taste of Randolph

EXCLUSIVE

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900 West Randolph Street, Chicago, IL, USA
Taste of Randolph
Starting at $10

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June 17–18, 2023: Hyde Park Summer Fest

June 17–18, 2023: Chicago Pride Fest

June 17–18, 2023: Gold Coast Art Fair (Get VIP Tickets)

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Butler Field, Chicago, IL, USA
Gold Coast Art Fair 2023
Starting at $20

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June 17–18, 2023: Chicago Pride Fest

June 22–Aug. 21, 2023: Millennium Park Summer Music Series

June 23–24, 2023: Pride In The Park Chicago

June 23–24: Chicago House Music Festival and Conference

June 23–25, 2023: Logan Square Arts Festival

June 23–25, 2023: The Lyrical Lemonade Summer Smash

June 24, 2023: Navy Pier Pride

June 24, 2023: Taste Of Chicago (Humboldt Park)

June 24–25, 2023: Chicago Michelada Festival

June 25, 2023: Chicago Pride Parade

Dates TBA: Artists of the Wall Music & Arts Festival

 

JULY

July 1–4, 2023: African/Caribbean International Festival Of Life

July 4, 2023: Fourth Of July Fireworks At Navy Pier

July 7–9, 2023: West Fest

July 7–9, 2023: Square Roots Craft Brew & Music Festival

July 7–9, 2023: Roscoe Village Burger Fest

July 8–9, 2023: Southport Art Fest

July 11–Aug. 29, 2023: Millennium Park Summer Film Series

July 14–15, 2023: Chicago Craft Beer Festival

EXCLUSIVE

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Jonquil Park, 1001 W Wrightwood Ave, Chicago, IL, USA
Chicago Craft Beer Festival
Starting at $30

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 July 14–16, 2023: Millennium Art Festival

July 14–16, 2023: Colombian Fest

July 15, 2023: Taste Of Chicago (Pullman Park)

July 15–Sept. 10, 2023: Chicago Summerdance

July 16–Aug. 13, 2023: Sundays on State

July 21, 2023: Horner Brew Fest

July 21–23, 2023: Pitchfork Music Festival

July 22, 2023: Whiskies on Lincoln

BEST PRICE

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2500 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Whiskies on Lincoln
Starting at $27

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 July 22, 2023: Chicago Yacht Club Race To Mackinac

July 22–23, 2023: Ravenswood On Tap

July 22–23, 2023: Chicago Margarita Festival

July 27–30, 2023: Fiesta Del Sol

July 28–30, 2023: Wicker Park Fest

July 28–29, 2023: Taste Of River North

July 29–30, 2023: Randolph Street Market Festival

July 29–31, 2023: Chinatown Summer Fair 

Dates TBA: Bastille Day Chicago

 

AUGUST

Aug. 3–6, 2023: Lollapalooza

Aug. 4–6, 2023, 2023: Jeff Fest

Aug. 13–16, 2023: Windy City Smokeout

Aug. 4–6, 2023: Dancing in the Streets

Aug. 4–6, 2023: Festa Italiana

Aug. 12–13, 2022: Northalsted Market Days

Aug. 11–13, 2023: Edison Park Fest

Aug. 11–13, 2023: Retro on Roscoe

EXCLUSIVE

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2000 West Roscoe Street, Chicago, IL, USA
Retro on Roscoe
Starting at $15

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 Aug. 12–13, 2023: My House Music Festival

Aug. 12–13, 2023: Thirsty Ears

Aug. 12–13, 2023: Printer’s Row Art Fest

Aug. 17, 2023: Clark After Dark

Aug. 18–20, 2023: Ribfest Chicago

Aug. 19–20, 2023: Chicago Air & Water Show

Aug. 19–20, 2023: Sangria Festival

Aug. 26–27, 2023: Pizza City Fest

Aug. 25–27, 2023: Taste Of Greektown

Aug. 26–27, 2023: Transamerica Chicago Triathlon

Aug. 11–13, 2023: Ginza Festival Chicago

Dates TBA, 2022: Great American Lobster Fest

Dates TBA, 2022: Bud Billiken Parade

 

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