14th Annual Wrigleyville Summerfest

Portrait of a Brother and Sister Holding Hot Dogs

Indulge in Chicago’s favorite bands, food and fun at the 14th annual Wrigleyville Summerfest! Located less than 2-miles from the festival, Broughton’s boutique Majestic Hotel is the perfect place to stay for the weekend of August 6th-7th.


About Wrigleyville Summerfest

One of the most popular areas in the city and home-base to the Chicago Cubs, the Lakeview neighborhood will be hosting the 14th annual Wrigleyville Summerfest August 6th and 7th from 12-10pm. Summerfest will feature live music from some of the best original and cover artists that Chicago has to offer, a various assortment of food vendors lining the streets and a special “Kids Zone” to provide fun for the entire family! Proceeds from the Wrigleyville Summerfest will benefit the Lakeview community through Resurrection Lutheran Church, RLC Preschool, Lakeview Pantry and the Chicago Coalition for the Homeless (70% of proceeds will go Resurrection Lutheran Church and 10% will go to each of the other 3 partners).


The live entertainment schedule for Saturday and Sunday feature:

Saturday, August 6th

  • 1pm- Chicago Gay Men’s Chorus
  • 2:30pm- Live Bait and the Bobbers
  • 4pm- Little Queens
  • 6pm- Hat Guys
  • 8pm- Too White Crew

Sunday, August 7th

  • 10:30am- Mass
  • 12:30pm- One Night Band
  • 2pm- Catfight
  • 4pm- 97 Nines
  • 7pm- Hairbangers Ball


The Kids Zone is overflowing with fun activities for the family to enjoy. Don’t miss out on the crafts, games and other interactive activities such as the kid-favorite Moon Bounce! Adults can browse the surrounding shopping stands and food booths while kids play happily with each other nearby.


The 14th annual Wrigleyville Summerfest is located at the corner of School Street and Seminary Avenue. If you plan on taking the CTA train, the brown, red and purple lines will drop you off at Belmont near the event. CTA Bus #77 conveniently drops you off 1 block south of the event at bus stop Belmont/Seminary. If you plan on driving to the event, take Lake Shore Drive all the way down to the Belmont exit and continue west on Belmont until you reach Seminary Street. Go north on Seminary and you will arrive at your destination.


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14th Annual Wrigleyville Summerfest

Where: Seminary at School Street- Chicago, IL

When: Saturday, August 6- Sunday, August 7

Admission: $5 suggested donation



Where to Stay


Majestic Hotel

This hotel has lots of charm with its comfortable, delightful atmosphere of an upscale English manor, amidst the energetic city life of the bustling Lakeview neighborhood. 528 West Brompton, Chicago, IL 60657. 773.404.3499.