Guide to the Chicago Summer Festival 2021 | Chicago News
Neighborhood street festivals, art shows, outdoor concerts – including Lollapalooza and the Taste of Chicago – return this summer as the Chicago area prepares to fully reopen.
As with most things this year, the coronavirus pandemic has left its mark on summer events: some have been postponed until later in the season, others canceled altogether for 2021; others finalize dates and details. We will keep this list updated as more information becomes available.
Learn more about each event from the organizers themselves by clicking on the links below.
June Jump to: July | august | September
Until August 22: PorchJams Series | Various locations in Lakeview and Roscoe Village
June 21st: Make Chicago Music | Various places
June 24, August. 26: Jams Lot | Various locations in Albany Park
July Jump to: june | august | September
July 3: Chosen Few DJs Music Festival & Picnic (virtual)
July 7-11: Taste of Chicago | Various places
July 17-18: Bucktown and Gardens Walk | Various places
23 July-Oct. 29: Chalk Howard Street (virtual)
August Jump to: june | July | September
Aug 18-Sep 15: Chicago SummerDance | Various locations
19 Aug-Sep 19: Chicago in tune | Various places
September Jump to: june | July | August
September 5: Cycling in the car | Various locations
The events listed are subject to change. We recommend that you check the times and locations before going out. Do you know of a festival that we missed? Send us an e-mail.