As one of Chicago’s most anticipated summer festivals, and dubbed “Chicago’s Best Street Festival of the Summer ” by the Chicago Tribune, Wicker Park Fest is one of Chicago’s top-drawing festivals, attracting visitors from across Chicagoland and the country with its fantastic music line-up.Wicker Park Fest reflects the neighborhood’s rich musical heritage, vibrant nightlife and acclaimed restaurants. Building on the area’s unique character, the weekend celebrates the neighborhood with eclectic music (over 50 bands on four stages), great local food, arts and crafts, a kids’ area, and retail vendors.
Wicker Park Fest is a music-first festival, always attracting some of the summer’s most sought-after acts. Since the beginning, the iconic live music venue located in Wicker Park, Subterranean, has been a partner in curating the festival’s lineup.
Subterranean is one of several hosts of the Wicker Park Fest After Dark Parties. Check out the full Music Lineup Below. For up to date info on the Fest
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- Beat Kitchen
- 5411 Empandas (food truck)
- Island Noodles Chicago
- Lee Concessions
- Smoke Daddy (food truck)
- Donermen (food truck)
- Suzie’s Fun Foods
- Jerk Jamaican BBQ
- Lucy’s Chicago (food truck)
Wicker Park Fest Kids Lineup:
Wicker Park is one of the most family-friendly neighborhoods in Chicago. So it’s no surprise that the neighborhood event of the year, Wicker Park Fest, is also home to one of the summer’s top kids fests within a fest. Wicker Park Fest Kids offers a wide variety of children’s programming from noon to 5 pm both days. Proceeds from Kids Fest activities will benefit Jonathan Burr Elementary (specifically to improve the technology and programming) and is sponsored by the WPB SSA #33. The 2019 WPF Kids Fest will feature…
Entertainment by Mary Macaroni, Tunes with Tim, Sarah Jayne Lane, Mad Science, Music House, Bollywood Groove, Bill Crosby Music, Little G Band and more!
Activities include a bounce house, cookie decorating, carnival games, pilates with Club Pilates Wicker Park, science experiments with Mad Science, cooking activity with The Kids Table, balloon animals by Mary Macaroni, chess with Chess Wizards, face painting, hair streaking, nail painting and more!
Stay tuned for the full schedule!
Wicker Park Fest Community Culture Stage:
Saturday, July 27th:
- Noon – 1:00 Urbanity Dance
- 1:00-1:30 Femme Rebellion
- 1:30-2:00 Mazi Dance
- 2:00-2:30 MixxedFit
- 2:30-3:30 Dance Hokule’a
- 3:30-4:00 DJ Bvax
- 4:15-4:45 Bollywood Groove
Sunday, July 28th:
- Noon-1:00 Bucktown Crossfit
- 1:00-2:00 Mirepoix Studio Yoga
- 2:00-2:30 MixxedFit
- 2:30-3:00 Dynamic Force Dance
- 3:00-4:00 Club Pilates
- 4:00-5:00 Sally & AJ’s Vaudeville Show
Wicker Park Fest After Parties:
- Debonair Social Club
- Standard Bar & Grill
- Whiskey Business
Date: Friday, July 26th, 5-10pm, Saturday, July 27th, 12-10pm, Sunday, July 28th, 12-10pm
For more information visit: Wicker Park Fest.