Chicago Music Events
The Windy City regularly hosts some of the best live music festivals and concerts in the Midwest. With several top Chicago music venues to choose from - including smaller venues like the House of Blues Chicago, to the bigger outdoor theaters such as the First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre - there's an annual Chicago event for every kind of music fan.
Each June, Grant Park hosts the popular free music event in Downtown Chicago, the Chicago Blues Festival. This annual Chicago event attracts the best local Blues musicians in Chicago, as well as national headliners from around the country. Great for families and Chicago budget travelers, the Blues Festival in Chicago takes place the second weekend of June each year. Grant Park also hosts other free music events throughout the Summer - check our Chicago Events Calendar for updates on the best free annual events in Grant Park.