Taste of Chicago 2013 tickets on sale

Chef Rick Bayless, poses in his Chicago restaurant, Frontera Grill, Tuesday, May 8, 2007. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

May 15, 2013 11:13:04 AM PDT
Tickets for concert seating at the Petrillo Music Shell and the Mazda6 Celebrity Chef du Jour Dining Experience went on sale Wednesday.


The Taste of Chicago itself is free. Tickets for the seats at the Petrillo Music Shell are $25. The Taste of Chicago concerts are:

Wednesday, July 10, 5:30 p.m. - fun. with opener, Delta Spirit
Thursday, July 11, 5:30 p.m. - Robin Thicke with opener Estelle
Friday, July 12, 5:30 p.m. - Robert Plant presents the Sensational Space Shifters with opener The Lone Bellow
Saturday, July 13, 5:30 p.m. - Jill Scott with opener Maxi Priest
Sunday, July 14, 4p.m. - Neon Trees with opener The Mowgli's

The Mazda6 Celebrity Chef du Jour tickets are $40 for a three-course sit-down meal. The schedule for the Mazda6 Celebrity Chef du Jour is:

Wednesday, July 10, 6:30 p.m. - Rick Bayless, Frontera Grill
Thursday, July 11, 6:30 p.m. - Carrie Nahabedian, NAHA and Brindille
Friday, July 12, 6:30 p.m. - Giuseppe Tentori, BOKA Restaurant and GT Fish & Oyster
Saturday, July 13, Noon (brunch) - Gale Gand, pastry chef & author and The Hearty Boys, Hearty Restaurant
Sunday, July 14, Noon (lunch) - Paul Kahan, Publican and Publican Quality Meats

The 33rd Annual Taste of Chicago is July 10-14 in Grant Park and it opens weekdays at 11 a.m. and 10 a.m. on the weekend. For more information call 312.744.3316; TTY: 312.744.2964 or visit tasteofchicago.us.