Festival Friday with Diane Pathieu

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Friday, July 12, 2024
Festival Friday with Diane Pathieu
Time now for Festival Friday!

CHICAGO (WLS) -- Time now for Festival Friday!

Stepper's Family Cook-Out & Dance - Calumet City

Step on out to the 12th annual Stepper's Family Cook Out & Dance this weekend! This FREE family friendly event takes place on Sunday morning at the Green Lakes Forest Preserve in in Calumet City, bring your grills, lawn chairs, tents or purchase food from local vendors! Free parking is available.

The Chosen Few DJ'S Picnic and Festival - Chicago

The Chosen Few DJs Picnic & Festival returns to Jackson Park on Saturday for music, and celebration as Chicago marks the 40th Anniversary of House Music. Bring the family to this picnic and festival that brings together more than 40,000 House music lovers from across the globe to celebrate.

Rhythm World - Chicago

It's Chicago's International Festival of American Tap! Chicago's Rhythm World international festival invites dancers and dance lovers to its 10-day, "landmark" 34th Annual Rhythm World tap festival! This celebration includes FREE concerts, performance, and education programs by varying artists.

Peach Fest - Geneva

Who doesn't love peaches? Head to Windy Acres Farm for this year's Peach Festival! Opened this weekend and next - the festival will feature homemade peach cobbler, peach themed drinks, food and more. Plus, music, and family friendly activities. Don't forget the Peaches and Cream shortcake!

Wild Mile Block Party - Chicago

The 3rd annual Wild Mile Block Party takes place this weekend, celebrating the world's first floating eco-park - explore the park while enjoying music, good trucks, beer, educational activities and more - this project works to transform city rivers into urban sanctuaries. It takes place in the 900 block of west Eastman from 3-8 p.m. (on Saturday).

EEEEATS Con - Chicago

It's a two-day festival of eating! It's designed for people who want more from a festival than just taste size portions, featuring more than 20 restaurants serving you food won't find anywhere else - and includes vegan, vegetarian and gluten free options, plus there will be live entertainment by Chance The Rapper, Common and Chrissy Teigen - it all takes place in the Salt Shed, but hurry tickets are selling fast!