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10th Annual Cuatro Festival 50 E. Congress Pkwy.
18th Street Mexican Independence Day Parade 18th Street from Newberry to Wolcott (312) 671-1620
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2010 Lunar New Year Parade 2400 S. Wentworth Ave.
26th Street Mexican Independence Day Parade 26th Street from Albany to Kostner (773) 521-5387
2nd Story Festival 1408 W. Webster (773) 592-1011
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48 Hour Film Festival 4437 N. Broadway St.
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57th Street Art Fair 57th and Kimbark Avenue (773) 493-3247
57th Street Children's Book Fair 5700 S. Kenwood Ave. (773) 619-8371
5K Traffic Jam 1200 S. Columbus Ave. (773) 665-4682
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Abbott Park Community/Gospel Festival 49 E. 95th St. (773) 590-0423
Adventures in Modern Music 1035 N. Western Ave. (773) 276-3600
African Caribbean International Festival of Life 5500 S. Cottage Grove Ave. (312) 427-0266
African Festival of the Arts 5100 S. Cottage Grove (773) 955-2787
Alderman Brookins' Annual Family Summer Festival 1440 W. 84th St. (773) 881-9300
AleFest 1410 South Museum Dr.
Alt-Q Festival 4544 N. Lincoln Ave. (773) 728-6000
An Arts Adventure 735 N. State St. (312) 751-2500
Andersonville Midsommarfest 5200-5400 N. Clark St. (773) 728-2995
Armenian Fest 6700 W. Diversey Ave. (773) 637-1711
Around The Coyote Fall Arts Festival (773) 342-6777
Art at the Glen Town Center 1800 Patriot Blvd., Glenview (847) 444-9600
Art at the Shops 203 Yorktown Shopping Center, Lombard (630) 629-7330
Art Chicago 222 Merchandise Mart Plaza
Art in the Park Festival 1320 Shermer, Northbrook (847) 726-8669
Arthur Guinness Day Music Festival 4626 N. Knox Ave. (773) 282-7035
Artists of the Wall Festival 1230 W. Greenleaf Ave. (773) 338-RPCC
ARTropolis 222 Merchandise Mart Plaza
Arts & Crafts Expressions 1 S. Canal St. (312) 751-2500
Arts Experience 420 N. Michigan Ave. (312) 751-2500
Artworks Chicago
Auburn Gresham's 79th Street Renaissance Festival 79th Street between Racine and Loomis (773) 483-3696
AugustFest 2600 S. Central Park Ave. (773) 522-0142
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Bach Week Festival 1490 Chicago Ave., Evanston (847) 648-0813
Back Lot Bash 5238 N. Clark St. (773) 368-6225
Back to School Fun Fair/Gospel Fest 6200 N. Bloomingdale (773) 406-1308
Back to School Summer Fest 8900 S. Exchange Ave. (773) 768-1221
Baconfest Chicago 2408 N. Kedzie Ave.
Barrington Art Festival , Barrington (847) 926-4300
Barrington Micro Brew Fest Main and Cook Streets, Barrington
Barrio Art Fest 3015 W. Division St.
Bash on Wabash 1400 S. Wabash Ave. (773) 665-4682
Beer School Beer Festival 3258 N. Sheffield Ave. (773) 281-4989
Beerfest Chicago: Beer on the Pier Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand Ave.
Beerhoptacular! 1106 W. Lawrence Ave.
Beers of Summer Festival 1375 W. Lake St. (312) 666-6775
Belize Day in the Park 3501 S. Laramie Ave., Cicero (773) 881-0412
Belmont-Sheffield Music Festival 3200 N. Sheffield Ave. (773) 868-3010
Benfest 2215 W. Irving Park Rd. (773) 588-6484
Berghoff Oktoberfest Adams and Dearborn
Berwyn International FoodFest Ogden Ave. & Highland Ave., Berwyn (708) 484-4275
Beverly Arts Fair 2407 W. 111th St. (773) 868-3010
Beverly Hills/Morgan Park Garden Walk 1908 West 103rd Street (773) 592-2137
B-Fest 1999 South Campus Drive, Evanston (847) 491-2305
Bicycle Film Festival varies
Big Greek Food Festival of Niles 7373 Caldwell Ave. , Niles
Bike Chicago various locations (312) 744-3315
Bike the Drive ,
Black Thai International Arts and Crafts Fest 300 S. Canal Street (312) 491-0999
Bloomington Gold 4051 E. Main St., St. Charles (309) 888-4477
Boar's Head Festival 305 Circle Ave., Forest Park (708) 366-2593
Bolingbrook Dance Festival 375 West Briarcliff Rd., Bolingbrook (630) 783-6634
Boulevard Bash 3000 W. Logan Blvd.
Boulevard Lakefront Tour ,
Bring It On Home To Me Roots Festival 4700 S. King Dr. (773) 373-1900
Bristol Renaissance Faire 12550 120th Ave., Kenosha (847) 395-7773
Bronzeville Cultural Festival 700 E. Oakwood Boulevard (312) 315-3538
Bucktown Arts Fest 2200 N. Oakley (312) 409-8305
Bud Billiken Parade 3900 S. Martin Luther King Dr. (773) 536-3710
Buffalo Grove Invitational Fine Art Festival 120 McHenry Rd., Buffalo Grove (847) 444-9600
Bughouse Square Debates 901 N. Clark St. (312) 255-3510
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Cabrini Connections Art and Video Festival 800 W. Huron (312) 492-9614
Calumet/Giles/Prairie Historical Festival 3100 S. Calumet Ave. (312) 225-2257
Cans Outdoor Music Fest 1640 N. Damen Ave. (773) 227-2277
Cantigny Sculpture & Fine Art Festival 1 S. 151 Winfield Rd. , Wheaton (847) 444-9600
Carbonday Festival Clark and Armitage
Caribbean Festival and Jamaican Independence Celebration 1501 W. Randolph St. (312) 427-0266
Carifete, A Caribbean-American Carnival 1200 E. 59th St. (773) 509-4942
Carrie Fest 23320 South LaGrange Rd., Frankfort
Celebrate Clark Street 6900 N. Clark St. (773) 508-5885
Celebrate Poland! 600 E. Grand Ave.
Celtic Fest Chicago 201 E. Randolph (312) 744-3315
Central American Parade Montrose from California to Kimball
Chalk Festival 2021 N. Burling St. (Oz Park) (773) 758-9556
Chefs' Fest Route 53 & Euclid Rd., Arlington Heights (847) 490-1010
Chicago Air & Water Show 1600 N. Lake Shore Dr. (312) 744-3370
Chicago Arabesque 50 W. Washington St.
Chicago Bluegrass & Blues Festival 2135 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago Blues Festival 331 E. Randolph St.
Chicago Botanic Garden Wine Festival 1000 Lake Cook Road, Glencoe (847) 835-5440
Chicago Caribbean JerkFest (773) 907-4792
Chicago Colombian Music Festival ,
Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo 2301 S. Lake Shore Dr.
Chicago Country Music Festival Randolph and Michigan (312) 744-3315
Chicago Dancing Festival
Chicago Dia De Los Ninos Parade 18th Street & Blue Island (773) 553-3687
Chicago Early Music Festival (312) 742-1938
Chicago Festival of Israeli Cinema , (847) 675-3378
Chicago Folk & Roots Festival 2333 W. Sunnyside Ave. (773) 728-6000
Chicago French Bastille Day
Chicago Gospel Music Festival 239 E. Randolph St. (312) 744-3315
Chicago Gourmet 2010 201 E. Randolph St. (312) 380-4128
Chicago Humanities Festival 500 N. Dearborn St. (312) 661-1028
Chicago Improv Festival various locations (773) 935-9810
Chicago International Children's Film Festival 1517 W. Fullerton (773) 281-9075
Chicago International Film Festival 322 E. Illinois St. (312) 683-0112
Chicago International Hip-Hop Film Festival 4050 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago International Movies and Music Festival
Chicago Irish Film Festival 2407 W. 111th St. (773) 445-3838
Chicago Jazz Festival 337 E. Randolph Dr. (312) 744-3315
Chicago Latino Book & Family Festival 2100 S. Laramie Ave., Cicero (760) 434-4484
Chicago Latino Film Festival (312) 409-1757
Chicago Live! Festival 1531 N. Wells St.
Chicago Luxury Ice Cream Festival 2430 N. Cannon Dr.
Chicago Motion Graphics Festival
Chicago Peace Fest 1700 N. Stockton (708) 795-1146
Chicago Round Table 1100 W. Cermak Rd. (773) 368-2868
Chicago Sister Cities International Festival 50 W. Washington St. (312) 744-8074
Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival 1225 W. Belmont Avenue (773) 327-5252
Chicago Soul Music Festival 1501 W. Randolph St.
Chicago Summerdance Festival 601 S. Michigan Ave. (312) 742-4007
Chicago Summerfest in Lincoln Park 2000 N. Clark St. (773) 665-4682
Chicago Tango Week 9599 Skokie Blvd., Skokie (312) 823-4859
Chicago Triathlon 100 N. Harbor Dr. (773) 404-2281
Chicago Tribune North Michigan Avenue Art Festival 435 N. Michigan Ave. (815) 474-6416
Chicago Turkish Festival 50 W. Washington St. (312) 263-0644
Chicago Turkish World Festival 600 E. Grand Ave.
Chicago Underground Film Festival 164 N. State St.
Chicago WingFest 1340 W. Washington St.
Chicago Winter Dance 201 E. Randolph St.
Chicago Women's Pride 2010
Chicago Zine Fest
Chicagoland Toys for Tots Motorcycle Parade 8300 S. Western Ave. (773) 866-TOYS
Chicago's Festa Pasta Vino 2400 S. Oakley Ave. (847) 233-9966
Chicago's Taste of Romania 3600 N. California Ave. (773) 604-8500
Chicago's West Suburban Italian Festival Lake Street at Rohlwing Rd., Addison
Chinatown Moon Festival 2100 S. Wentworth Ave. (312) 823-2917
Chinatown Summer Fair 2200 S. Wentworth Ave. (312) 225-6198
Chinese National Day Parade 230 W. Cermak Ave.
CHIRP Record Fair and Other Delights 1340 W. Washington Blvd.
Chi-Town Kruze and Car Show 14011 Kenton, Crestwood (630) 222-5987
Christkindlmarket 50 W. Washington St. (312) 744-3315
Cinco De Mayo Festival (Douglas Park) 1401 S. Sacramento (773) 843-9738
Cinco de Mayo Festival (Little Village) 4400 W. 26th St.
City Wilds Festival 5801 N. Pulaski Ave. (312) 742-4786
Close Up 2 Smooth Jazz Festival 400 S. State St. (312) 385-1111
Columbia College Chicago Citywide Undergraduate Poetry Festival 600 S. Michigan Ave., 1st floor (312) 369-8819
Common Threads World Festival 220 E. Chicago Ave. (312) 752-2674
Cool Fool Kite Festival 1300 N. Lincoln Memorial, Milwaukee
Critical Mass Washington and Dearborn
Croatian Fest 2800 S. Princeton Ave. (312) 842-1871
Crossroads Guitar Festival 7000 S. Harlem Ave., Bridgeview
Cuneo Gardens Art Fest 1350 N. Milwaukee Ave., Vernon Hills (847) 438-4517
Custer's Last Stand Festival of the Arts 900 Chicago Ave., Evanston (847) 328-2204
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Daley Plaza Washington & Dearborn
Dance Chicago 1225 W. Belmont (773) 989-0698
Dark Lord Day 9750 Indiana Pkwy., Munster
Dearborn Garden Walk and Heritage Festival 1300 N. Dearborn St. (312) 632-1241
Decibelle various locations (773) 636-7865
Deerfield Festival of Fine Arts 836 Jewett Park, Deerfield (847) 438-4517
DeKalb Corn Fest Dekalb Taylor Municipal Airport, DeKalb 815-748-CORN
Dia De Nino Family Festival 525 S. Racine (312) 738-1503
Do Division Street Fest 1600 W. Division St. (312) 850-9390
Downtown Downers Grove Art Festival Main, Downers Grove (847) 926-4300
Drinking & Writing Festival 5148 N. Clark St.
Durty Nellie's Spring Beer Fest 180 N. Smith St., Palatine (847) 358-9150
DuSable Museum's Arts & Crafts Festival 740 E. 56th Pl. (773) 947-0600
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ears&eyes Festival 1354 W. Wabansia
East European Folk Festival of Music and Dance 1414 E. 59th (847) 331-7842
East Lakeview Neighbors' Oktoberfest 3655 N. Sheffield Ave. (773) 281-1222
Eastside Millennium Art Festival Lake & Stetson at Michigan Avenue (312) 494-0422
Ebertfest 203 W. Park Ave., Champaign (217) 244-0552
Ecuador Parade Montrose from California to Kimball
Eden Place Pumpkin Festival 4417 S. Stewart Ave. (708) 688-8000
Edgebrook Summer Fest Kinzua & Devon Aves. (773) 775-0378
Edgewater GRalley 1400 W. Granville Ave. (773) 761-1782
Edison Park Art Walk 6730 N. Olmsted (773) 631-0063
Edison Park Fest 6730 N. Olmsted Ave. (773) 631-0063
Elgin OPERA Summer Music Festival 261 Dundee Ave., Elgin (847) 695-5014
Elgin Wine Festival 132 S. Grove Ave., Elgin (847) 382-1480
Elvis Fest 26 W. Division St. (312) 642-7251
Englewood Jazz Festival 513 W. 72nd St. (773) 551-3976
Esperanza Summerfest 520 N. Marshfield Ave. (312) 243-6097
Ethnic Arts Festival 1700 Sheridan Rd., Evanston (847) 448-8058
Ethnic Festival 715 N. Harvey, Oak Park (708) 524-3000
European Union Film Festival 164 N. State St. (312) 846-2600
Evanston Lakeshore Arts Festival 1700 Sheridan Rd. , Evanston (847) 448-8260
Eyes to the Skies Balloon Festival IL-53 & Short St, Lisle (630) 575-9798
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Fall Fest Des Plaines Lee St. from Touhy to Howard, Des Plaines (847) 824-7932
Family Fun Festival 55 N. Michigan Ave.
Favre Fest 3030 N. Racine Ave. (773) 528-4400
Festa di Tutti i Santi 1224 W. Lexington St. (312) 421-3757
Festival De La Villita 2600 S. Kostner Ave. (773) 868-3010
Festival of Wood and Barrel-Aged Beer 1340 W. Washington Blvd.
Fiera Italiana 50 W. Washington Ave. (312) 994-2620
Fiesta Back of the Yards 1700-1959 W. 47th St. (773) 247-5100
Fiesta Boricua Division St. (312) 944-7272
Fiesta Cultural 851 W. Waveland Ave. (773) 534-5490
Fiesta del Sol 1400 W. Cermak Rd. (312) 666-2663
Fiestas Puertorriquenas/Puerto Rican Parade 1400 N. Sacramento Ave. (773) 292-1414
First Nations Film and Video Festival 3001 Central St., Evanston
FitzGerald's American Music Festival 6615 Roosevelt Rd., Berwyn (708) 788-2118
Fitzgerald's St. Patrick's Day Festival 6615 W. Roosevelt Rd., Berwyn (708) 788-2118
Found Footage Festival 3175 N. Broadway
Fountain Square Arts Festival Church Street and Sherman Avenue, Evanston (773) 868-3010
Frank Mots International Kite Festival 1300 N. Lincoln Memorial, Milwaukee (414) 305-3145
Fred Anderson Birthday Benefit Festival 67 E. Cermak Rd. (312) 791-9050
Freewill Picnic Gospel Festival 2651 W. Roosevelt Rd. (773) 615-6413
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Gaelic Park Irish Fest 6119 W. 147th St., Oak Forest (708) 687-9323
Galena Oktoberfest Eastside Riverfront, Galena (815) 777-1912
Gay and Lesbian Pride Parade 3200 N. Halsted St. (773) 348-8243
Gen Art Film Festival 3733 N. Southport (312) 229-1701
German Day Festival (aka German-American Festival) 4700 N. Lincoln Ave. (630) 653-3018
Germanfest Maple and Elizabeth Streets, Lombard (630) 627-0687
Ghana Fest 5600 S. Payne Dr. (773) 905-8096
Gift of Wings Family Kite Festival 1300 Lincoln Memorial Dr., Milwaukee
Ginza Holiday Festival 435 W. Menomenee St. (312) 943-7801
Glencoe Festival of the Masters Green Bay Rd. and Park Ave., Glencoe (312) 494-0422
Glenwood Avenue Arts Fest & Open Studio Walk 6900 N. Glenwood Ave. (773) 761-4477
Gold Coast Art Fair Monroe and LaSalle (847) 444-9600
Gold Coast Film Fest 1633 N. Halsted St.
Goose Island Stout Fest 2010 1800 N. Clybourn Ave. (312) 915-0071
Grant Park Music Festival 55 N. Michigan Ave. (312) 742-7638
Great Performers of Illinois 201 E. Randolph St.
Greater Chicago Jewish Festival 8600 W. Oakton, Morton Grove (847) 933-3000
Greek Festival 2727 W. Winona St. (773) 561-5992
Green Apple Festival various
Green Festival 600 E. Grand Ave. 1-800-58-GREEN
Green Music Fest 1600 W. Chicago Ave.
Green Scene 5501 N. Kedzie Ave. (312) 952-6736
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Halsted Tastes Better 3739 N. Halsted St. (773) 883-0500
HAMSA: From the Middle East to the Midwest (773) 929-0224
Harvard Milk Days 300 Lawrence Rd., Harvard (815) 943-4614
Harvest Fest 2009 1900 W. Belmont Ave. (773)-665-4682
Harvest Festival 3501 N. Kilbourn Ave.
Harvest Festival (North Park Village Nature Center) 5801 N. Pulaski Ave.
Harvest Jam 2333 W. Sunnyside Ave. (773) 539-7510
Heart of Chicago Festival 24th & Oakley
Heartland International Tattoo, Music and Dance Festival 5333 Prairie Stone Pkwy., Hoffman Estates (847) 649-2270
Heritage 5K Run/3K Walk Old McHenry Rd. at Robert Parker Coffin Rd., Long Grove (847) 634-0888
Heritage JazzFest Music Weekend 7059 South Shore Dr. (773) 734-2000
Highland Games and Scottish Festival 31st & York Rd., Oak Brook (708) 442-7293
Highwood Last Call Art Fair Sheridan Rd and Highwood Ave. , Highwood (847) 726-8669
Highwood Street Market Festival Highwood Avenue and Green Bay Road, Highwood (312) 666-1200
Hip Hop Theater Festival 220 E. Chicago Ave. (312) 397-4010
Hyde Park Community Art Fair 5651 S. Kenwood Ave. (773) 363-8282
Hyde Park Jazz Festival (773) 834-4122
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I AM Fest 329 N. Dearborn Ave.
I Have a Vision Community Gospel Festival 7655 S. Ingleside Ave. (773) 590-0423
I Hear the Music in the Air Gospel Festival 5058 W. Adams St. (773) 600-4775
iBAM! 4626 N. Knox Ave. (773) 282-7035
Illinois State Fair 801 Sangamon Ave., Springfield (217) 782-6661
India Independence Day Parade Devon from Western to California
Indie Incubator Film Fest 26 W. Division St.
Interdisciplinary Arts Festival
International Quilt Festival 5555 N. River Rd., Rosemont (713) 781-6864
Interstitial Festival 11 W. Illinois St., 4th Floor (312) 464-0911
Irish American Heritage Festival 4626 N. Knox Ave. (773) 282-7035
Italian Fall Festival 37th and Soffel, Stone Park (708) 212-1051
Italian Style 2009 600 E. Grand Ave. (312) 553-9137
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Jazz Dance World Festival 205 E. Randolph Dr. (847) 866-9442
Jeff Fest 5400 W. Higgins, Jefferson Park (773) 868-3010
June Jam 3500 N. Hoyne Ave. (773) 665-4682
Juneteenth Festival 150 Dexter Ct., Elgin (847) 931-6100
Just For Laughs Chicago
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K.I.D.S. Zone Festival 6700 S. Halsted St. (773) 874-4900
Kane County Fair 525 S. Randall Rd., St. Charles (630) 584-6926
Korean Street Festival 3200 W. Bryn Mawr Ave. (773) 583-1700
Kriti Festival (773) 772-2375
Kuma's Doom Fest 2900 W. Belmont Ave. (773) 604-8769
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L.A.T.E. Ride 500 S. Lakeshore Drive (773) 918-RIDE
Lake County Fair 1060 E. Peterson Rd., Grayslake (847) 380-7200
Lake Forest Festival and Fireworks 400 Hastings Rd., Lake Forest
Lakeview East Festival of the Arts 3200 N. Broadway Ave. (847) 444-9600
Lakeview Mayfest 3100 N. Ashland Ave. (773) 665-4682
Lakeview Music Fest 3600 N. Sheffield Ave. (773) 868-3010
Latin Street Salsa Congreso various locations
Latino Music Festival
Learnapalooza
Lebowski Fest Chicago (502) 583-9290
Lemon Creek Winery Fathers Day Festival and Car Show 533 E. Lemon Creek Rd., Berrien Springs (269) 471-1321
Lighthouse Church International Cultural Arts Festival 4501 W. 127th St., Alsip (773) 968-5777
Lincoln Park Arts & Music Festival Racine between Fullerton & Webster
Lincoln Park Fall Festival 2100 N. Southport Ave. (773) 868-3010
Lincoln Park Greek Fest 2701 N. Sheffield Ave. (847) 630-4659
Lincoln Square Applefest 4731 N. Lincoln Ave.
Lincoln Square Christkindl Market Leland and Lincoln Avenues
Lincolnshire Art Festival Village Green at Milwaukee Ave. and Old Half Day Rd., Lincolnshire (312) 494-0422
Lollapalooza 2010 331 E. Randolph St.
Long Grove Apple Fest Old McHenry and Robert Parker Coffin Rds., Long Grove (847) 634-0888
Long Grove Art Festival and Music, Wine, and Dine Old McHenry Rd. at Robert Parker Coffin Rd., Long Grove (708) 212-3518
Long Grove Chocolate Festival Old McHenry and Robert Parker Coffin Rds., Long Grove (847) 634-0888
Long Grove Greek Days 235 Robert Parker Coffin Rd., Long Grove 847) 634-0888
Long Grove Holiday Festivities Old McHenry Rd. at Robert Parker Coffin Rd., Long Grove (847) 634-0888
Long Grove Oktoberfest Old McHenry Rd. at Robert Parker Coffin Rd., Long Grove (847) 634-0888
Long Grove Strawberry Fest Old McHenry Rd. at Robert Parker Coffin Rd., Long Grove (847) 634-0888
Louder Than A Bomb: Chicago Youth Poetry Slam Festival
Love Fest 4000 N. Sheridan Rd. (312) 265-6085
Lynfred Winery Oktoberfest 15 S. Roselle Rd., Roselle
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Magnificent Mile Lights Festival Michigan Ave. from Oak Street to Chicago River (312) 409-5560
Malott Japanese Garden Summer Festival 1000 Lake Cook Rd., Glencoe (847) 835-5440
Manifest Urban Arts Festival 600 S. Michigan Ave.
Maple Syrup Festival 5801 N. Pulaski Rd.
Mayfest Chicago 4700 N. Lincoln Ave. (773) 545-4800
Mayor Daley's Holiday Sports Festival 2301 S. King Dr. (312) 744-3315
Mayor Daley's Kids & Kites Festival Montrose Harbor (312) 744-3370
Mayslake Peabody Estate 1717 W. 31st St., Oak Brook (630) 206-9566
McDonald's Thanksgiving Parade State St. and Randolph (312) 239-0457
Meeting of Styles ,
Memorial Day Wreath Laying Ceremony and Parade 1 E. Lake St. (312) 744-3315
Merchandise Mart International Antiques Fair 222 Merchandise Mart Plaza
Metronome Celebration 2000 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Midwest Independent Film Festival 2828 N. Clark St.
Midwest Skatefest 8059 W. 185th St., Tinley Park (708) 633-7777
Milwaukee Avenue Arts Festival Milwaukee Avenue from California to Ridgeway
Milwaukee Summerfest 200 N. Harbor Dr., Milwaukee
MOBfest
Mole de Mayo 1800 S. Paulina
Music Without Borders 55 N. Michigan Ave. (312) 742-1168
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Naperville Jazz Festival 413 E. 11th Ave., Naperville
Naperville Ribfest 700 S. West St., Naperville (630) 740-2490
Naperville Wine Festival 523 S. Webster St., Naperville (847) 382-1480
Naperville Woman's Club Fine Arts Fair 523 S. Webster St., Naperville
Naperville's Last Fling Main Street and Jackson Avenue, Naperville (630) 961-4143
Neighborhood Boys & Girls Club Family Fest & Carnival 3900 N. Rockwell St. (773) 463-4161
Newberry Book Fair 60 W. Walton St. (312) 255-3510
NEXT 222 Merchandise Mart Plaza
Niketown Bastille Day 5K Run/Walk and Block Party Cannon and Fullerton (773) 868-3010
North Coast Music Festival 1501 W. Randolph St.
North Halsted Halloween Parade 3200 N. Halsted St. (773) 868-3010
North Shore Festival of Art 4999 Old Orchard Center, Skokie (847) 673-0240
North Side Summerfest 4050 N. Lincoln Ave. (773) 665-4682
Northalsted Market Days 3500 N. Halsted St. (773) 883-0500
Northwest Side Irish Parade 6633 W. Raven Ave. (312) 731-5059
Norwegian Constitution Day Parade 505 Butler Place (Hodges Park), Park Ridge (847) 823-7596
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OakFest 159th St. & Central Ave., Oak Forest
Oktoberfest & Pumpkin Beer Festival 2771 N. Lincoln Ave. (773) 472-2771
Oktoberfest at Homan Square Park 3559 W. Arthington
Oktoberfest Chicago 3000 N. Lincoln Ave.
Oktoberfest in August 301 N. Weiland Rd., Buffalo Grove (847) 344-1066
Old St. Pat's World's Largest Block Party 650 W. Madison St. (312) 831-9369
Old Town Art Fair 1900 N. Lincoln Ave. (312) 337-1938
Onion City Experimental Film and Video Festival 5243 N. Clark St. (773) 293-1447
Our Lady of Tepeyac Summer Festival 2235 S. Albany Ave. (773) 521-8400
Outer Ear Festival
Oyster Fest 2000 W. Roscoe St. (773) 868-3010
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Pakistani Independence Day Parade and Festival Devon from Ridge to Western
Palmer Square Boulevard Arts Festival 3100 W. Palmer Blvd. (773) 365-3535
Party at St. Mike's 1633 N. Cleveland Ave. (312) 642-2498
Peace On Earth Film Festival 78 E. Washington St.
Pearl Fest 4500 S. Greenwood Ave. (773) 285-1211
People's Music School Street Festival 931 W. Eastwood Ave. (773) 784-7032
Pierogi Fest 1900 Indianapolis Blvd., Whiting (219) 659-0292
Pitchfork Music Festival 1501 W. Randolph St.
Pizza Fest 2400 N. Racine Ave. (773) 868-3010
Polish Constitution Day Parade 300 E. Balbo Dr. (773) 745-7799
Port Clinton Art Festival 600 Central Ave., Highland Park (312) 494-0422
Pride Fest 3700 N. Halsted St. (773) 883-0500
Pride of the Fox RiverFest Main St. at Fox River, St. Charles (630) 377-6161
Printers' Row Lit Fest 700 S. Dearborn St. (312) 222-3986
Promenade of Art Arlington Heights 121 W. Campbell, Arlington Heights (847) 444-9600
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Q101 Block Party (312) 527-8348
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Railroad Days 157 W. Washington St., West Chicago (773) 868-3010
Randolph Street Market Festival 1350 W. Randolph St. (312) 951-9939
Rattlin' of the Joists 4626 N. Knox Ave. (773) 282-7035
Ravenswood Art Walk Ravenswood from Cornelia to Lawrence (773) 883-8858
Reeling: The Chicago Lesbian & Gay International Film Festival (773) 293-1447
Renegade Craft Fair 1200 N. Damen Ave. (773) 227-2707
Retro on Roscoe 2000 W. Roscoe Ave. (773) 665-4682
Rhinoceros Theater Festival 3502 N. Elston Ave. (773) 296-6024
Ribfest Chicago 4000 N. Lincoln Ave. (847) 677-8273
Ridge Run/Memorial Day Festival Ridge Park, 9625 S. Longwood Dr. (773) 233-3100
Ridgewood High School Fine Arts Festival 7500 W. Montrose Ave., Norridge (708) 456-4242
Riot Fest
Riverside Art Fair Riverside Rd. & Burlington Rd., Riverside (773) 868-3010
Rock Around the Block 3200 N. Lincoln Ave. (773) 665-4682
Rockin' Ribfest 5200 Miller Rd., Lake in the Hills (773) 665-4682
Rogers Park World Music Festival 1610 W. Howard St.
Roscoe Village Burger Fest Roscoe and Damen
Rosemoor Community Fest 250 E. 11th St. (773) 264-0783
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Scandinavian Day Festival Vasa Park, Route 31, South Elgin (847) 695-6720
Scandinavian Midsommar Festival 528 Eastside Dr., Geneva (847) 845-2640
SerbFest 5701 N. Redwood Dr. (773) 693-3366
Shades of Riverview 2501 W. Addison Ave. (773) 935-9351
Sheffield Garden Walk 2200 N. Sheffield Ave. (773) 929-9255
Sister Cities International Festival 50 W. Washington St. (312) 744-8074
Six Flags Great America's Fright Fest 542 N. Route 21, Gurnee (847) 249-INFO
SKALD Storytelling Festival 78 E. Washington St. (312) 742-8497
Sketchbook Festival 1543 W. Division St. (312) 335-1650
Snow Days Chicago 601 S. Michigan Ave.
Snubfest Comedy Festival 1420 W. Irving Park Rd. (773) 865-7731
SOFA Chicago 600 E. Grand Ave. (773) 506-8860
Sonar Music Festival Various locations,
South Elgin Riverfest Express 10 N. Water St., South Elgin (847) 774-1151
South Loop Film Festival 150 W. Roosevelt Rd.
Southside Neighborhood Gospel Fest 6700 S. Racine Ave. (773) 723-0908
Spring Festival Arts and Crafts 1033 N. Villa Ave., Villa Park (402) 331-2889
Spring Fling 265 Wellington Ave., Elk Grove Village
St. Andrew's Greek Festival 5649 N. Sheridan Rd. (773) 334-4515
St. Barbara's Oktoberfest 2859 S. Throop St. (312) 842-7979
St. Bart's Carnival 4900 W. Addison St. (773) 868-3010
St. Helen Festival 2347 W. Augusta Blvd. 773-486-1055
St. Josaphat Summerfest 2311 N. Southport Ave. (773) 327-8955
St. Patrick's Day Parade 500 S. Columbus Dr.
St. Patrick's Festival 4626 N. Knox Ave.
Stages, Sights & Sounds (Children's Humanities Festival) (312) 494-9509
State Street Family Festival 4900 S. State St. (312) 745-2702
Story Week Festival of Writers (312) 369-7611
Summer Celebration 1519 N. Naper Blvd., Naperville 630-369-4070
Summer Fest Forest Park Madison St., Forest Park (708) 366-2543
Summer on Southport 3800 N. Southport Ave. (773) 665-4682
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Takin' It To The Streets Urban International Festival 6734 S. Kedzie Ave.
Talking Pictures Festival , Evanston
Tall Ships Chicago 600 E. Grand Ave.
Taste of Armenia Festival 816 Clark St., Evanston
Taste of Chicago 300 S. Columbus Ave. (312) 744-3315
Taste of Downers Grove Rte 355 and Butterfield Rd., Downers Grove
Taste of Greece 100 S. Halsted St. (847) 509-8050
Taste of Greece Festival 893 Church Rd., Elmhurst (630) 834-7010
Taste of Greece on LaSalle Street 1017 N. LaSalle St. (312) 664-5485
Taste of Lincoln Avenue 2400 N. Lincoln Ave. (773) 868-3010
Taste of Lombard E. Madison St. & S. Lewis Ave., Lombard (630) 375-7474
Taste of Melrose Park 1000 N. 25th Ave. , Melrose Park
Taste of Morton Grove 6845 Milwaukee Ave., Niles (847) 965-0330
Taste of Park Ridge Summit Avenue from Prospect to Touhy, Park Ridge (847) 823-5300
Taste of Polonia 5216 W. Lawrence Ave. (773) 777-8898
Taste of Randolph Street 900-1200 W. Randolph St. (312) 458-9401
Taste of River North Kingsbury and Erie
Taste of Serbia 27450 N. Bradley Road, Mettawa/Lake Forest 847-247-0077
Taste of the Riverwalk
Taste of Wells Street 1400-1600 N. Wells St. (773) 868-3010
Taste of Wheaton 208 W. Union Ave., Wheaton (630) 668-6464
Taylor Street Festa Italiana 1600 W. Taylor St.
TBOX 2011 1059 W. Addison St. 773-478-3378
Thailand Festival 50 W. Washington St. (312) 664-3129
The Festival of Colors 336 Knoch Knolls Rd., Naperville (630) 355-5468
The Raven: Experience the Magic of Ravenswood 4701 N. Ravenswood Ave. (847) 677-8273
The Silver Room's Sound System Block Party 1442 N. Milwaukee Ave. (773) 278-1730
The World of Athens 600 E. Grand Ave.
Third Coast Filmless Festival 220 E. Chicago Ave.
Toast on the Magnificent Mile
Tomorrow Never Knows (773) 525-2508
Triedstone Full Gospel Baptist Church Fun Fest and Health Fair 1415 W. 104th St. (773) 881-7710
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Ukrainian Days Festival 2526 W. Grand Ave.
Ukrainian Village Fest 750 N. Oakley Blvd. (312) 829-5209
Umbrella Music Festival
University of Chicago Folk Festival 1131 E. 57th St.
Uptown Summer Unity Festival 4501 N. Clarendon Ave. (773) 878-4646
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Vegan Mania 1419 W. Blackhawk St.
Veggie Fest Chicago 4S 175 Naperville-Wheaton Rd., Naperville (800) 222-2207
Version Festival (773) 837-0145
Vintage Strong Beer Fest 2771 N. Lincoln Ave. (773) 472-2771
Viva Aztlan Festival 1831 S. Racine Ave. (312) 666-5508
Viva Brasil Festival 1414 E. 59th St. (630) 677-2819
Viva! Chicago Latin Music Festival and Art Fair Randolph and Michigan (312) 742-1168
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Wells Street Art Festival 1300 N. Wells St. (773) 868-3010
West Fest 800 N. Damen Ave. (312) 850-9390
West Loop Block Party 23 N. Aberdeen St.
Wheeling Freedom Fest 333 W. Dundee Rd., Wheeling (773) 868-3010
WhiskyFest Chicago 151 E. Wacker Dr. (800) 610-6258
Wicker Park Fest 1600 N. Milwaukee Ave. (773) 384-2672
Windy City Black Pride Festival 7059 S. South Shore Dr. (773) 268-5678
Windy City Burlesque Fest 2257 N. Lincoln Ave. (773) 685-9020
Windy City Ribs Festival 4800 N. Broadway St.
Windy City Wine Festival 200 N. Columbus Dr. (847) 382-1480
Winefest Chicago 3840 N. Lincoln Ave. (847) 677-8273
Winter Block Party for Chicago's Hip-Hop Arts 2433 N. Lincoln Ave.
Winter WonderFest at Navy Pier 600 E. Grand Ave.
Wood Dale Prairie Fest Wood Dale Road and Commercial Street, Wood Dale
WOOGMS Memorial Day Parade 500 W. Wellington Ave. (773) 327-4924
World Music Festival various locations throughout the city (312) 742-1938
World of Faeries Festival 35 W. 217 Route 31, South Elgin (815) 788-1630
Wrigleyville SummerFest 3309 N. Seminary Ave. (773) 525-0605
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Yoga Health Festival 1750 N. Kingsbury St.
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ZooLights 2001 N. Clark St.
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