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Compiled by Ashmar Mandou

Grant Park Music Festival
Where: Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park
When: Friday, June 14th
Time: 6:30p.m.
Ticket Price: –
The Grant Park Chorus joins the orchestra for a world premiere commission by Syrian-American composer Kareem Roustom, along with the U.S. premiere of Carl Vine’s Choral Symphony. The program also includes Beethoven’s spirited Symphony No. 8 and Sibelius’ Karelia Overture.

Puerto Rican Festival
Where: Humboldt Park
When: Thursday, June 13th -Sunday, June 16th
Time: Noon-9p.m.
Ticket Price: Free
Puerto Rican Festival will bring the best of Puerto Rican restaurants, Artisanos, and traditions. This year the festival will add films, books, a college fair, a children’s area, a blood drive, DJ spotlights, and much more.

Ribfest Chicago
Where: Lincoln, Damen, Irving Park
When: Friday, June 14th, Saturday, June 15th and Sunday, June 16th
Time: Friday: 5p.m. to 10p.m.; Saturday: noon to 10p.m.; Sunday: noon to 10p.m.
Ticket: $10 ($20 per family) Suggested Donation at the Gate
Don’t miss this annual street party celebrating Ribs and Rock & Roll. Kick off summer at Ribfest Chicago! Voted Chicago’s Best Food Fest, Ribfest Chicago is also nationally recognized for its music. Fest goers can enjoy 25 hours of original music, from honky tonk to indie and rock, performed by premier touring bands from across the US and abroad.

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