Headliners announced for Old St. Pat's Block Party

May 31, 2012 9:43:51 AM PDT
The bands Lifehouse and Ben Folds Five will headline what is billed as ''the world's largest block party'' in the West Loop in late June.

Tickets go on sale Thursday.


What: Buy your tickets online at www.worldslargestblockparty.com for the 28th Annual Old St. Pat's World's Largest Block Party. Tickets are $40 in advance, $45 at the gate, if event is not sold-out. There is also a two-night pass available for $75. The price of admission includes four FREE beverages that include a choice of beer, wine, soda or bottled water. For more details, go to www.worldslargestblockparty.com.

When: Friday, June 29 & Saturday, June 30, 5:30 - 10:30 p.m.

Who:June 29th
Ben Folds Five - Main Stage Headliner!
Out for Hours ? Main Stage Opening Act
The Spazmatics ? South Stage

June 30th
Lifehouse - Main Stage Headliner!
No Love For Linus ? Main Stage Opening Act

Celebrity Bartenders will serve beverages from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the Main Stage bar. More than 18,000 people will meet, mingle and dance while enjoying two stages of live music, two nights filled with fun, and two blocks of great food and drinks

Where: The entry gate is located at Madison and Des Plaines in Chicago's West Loop.

Why: Proceeds support the church and the Center for Social Concerns on the Old St. Pat's campus, which houses the following outreach programs: Horizons for Youth; Career Transitions Center of Chicago; and Global Alliance for Africa.

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