Dates and TimeWednesday, July 10 - 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Thursday, July 11 - 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Friday, July 12 - 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday, July 13 - 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Sunday, July 14 - 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
WhereGrant Park - Jackson Blvd. and Columbus Drive
VendorsThe full list of vendors is as follows: Abbey Pub & Restaurant, Bacino’s of Lincoln Park, Beat Kitchen, Billy Goat Inn, BJ’s Market & Bakery, Bobak Sausage Co., Bombay Spice Grill & Wine, Caffe Gelato, Carbon Live Fire Mexican Grill, Churro Factory, Connie’s Pizza, Cubby Bear Lounge, Ltd., Dominick’s, Eli’s Cheesecake, Flip Crepes, Franco’s Ristorante, The Fudge Pot, Gold Coast Dogs, Iyanze, Kasia’s Deli, Lao Ma La Chinese Restaurant, Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria, The Noodle Vietnamese, Oak Street Beach Café, O’Briens Restaurant, Original Rainbow Cone, Pazzo’s Cucina Italiana, Ricobene’s on 26th St., Robinson’s No. 1 Ribs, The Smoke Daddy, Star of Siam, Tuscany, Tutto Italiano, Vee-Vee’s African Restaurant, Wishbone Restaurant
Food TrucksLeaping on the ever-growing food truck craze 14 different food trucks will be showcased at the fest. Get the full list and schedule by day of each one.
Music ActsConcerts You Need Tickets For
Tickets for this year's big performances are practically sold out, but this year features some big names like current chart-topper Robin Thicke, pop-rockers .Fun and the legendary Robert Plant.Get the full lineup with dates and times here. Tickets are still available for Neon Trees and you can purchase those at TicketWeb.
If you failed to plan ahead and missed out on this year's featured concerts, fear not. The Budweiser Stage will showcase 30 Chicago area bands. The full schedule of performers can be found on the Taste of Chicago site.
For the KidsAdmission to the Family Village is free and the area will have family games, arts and crafts with area museums, face painting and a baby changing area with free diapers provided by Dominick's.
- Columbus from Monroe to Balbo and from Balbo to Roosevelt (Balbo is open to traffic).
- Jackson from Michigan Ave. to Lake Shore Drive and Congress from Michigan Ave. to Columbus.