What it is: The Chicago Blues Festival is the largest free blues festival in the world AND Chicago! Spanning three days on five different stages, more than half a million fans prove that Chicago still remains the “Blues Capital of the World.” Past performers include Bonnie Raitt, Ray Charles, B.B. King, the late Bo Diddley, Buddy Guy and the late Koko Taylor.
Dates: June 12 – 14, 2015
Hours: 11 am to 9:30 pm
Neighborhood: The Loop
Address: Grant Park, Chicago IL