Taste of Chicago, known as the best food festival in the United States, will be happening this month. Delicious samplings from every area of Chicago will be showcased at this fun family event! Whether you live in Lake View or have a Lincoln Park home, the Taste of Chicago is a time for all Chicago residents to enjoy some great food, music, and some outdoor activities. The festival, a tradition since 1980, is held at Grant Park, located at Michigan Avenue and Congress Drive and runs from June 24th through July 3rd. Musical performances will be held on the Chicago Petrillo Stage and will incorporate all four of Chicago’s annual lakeside music festivals. A special Humana Race to the Taste 5K Run/2Mile Walk is scheduled for June 26th. Festival hours are from 11 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. June 24th through July 2nd and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on July 3rd. Admission is always free. To find out more, click here.
June 1, 2011