Illinois Festivals 2015

Illinois hosts more than 600 different festivals throughout the year. There are several categories of events including flea markets, craft shows, wine tastings, art fairs, bridal expo's, fishing shows, antique markets, and home and garden expo's. Illinois festivals often center around local traditions, popular events like farmer's markets, and artistic mediums like music. Illinois music festivals are some of the most frequented events in the state. Finding something to do in Illinois is never a problem, especially in and around Chicago. The music scene covers every genre of music including Jazz, Rock, Hip-Hop, Rap, Classical, and Country. For those with the ability to travel, sampling festivals in Illinois is a great way to take mini-vacations with the family or spend time alone with that special someone.

Taste of Chicago
The Taste of Chicago is one of the most popular events in the state of Illinois. It features cuisines from all over the world. Guests can sample popular items like Jerk Chicken, Tamales, Gelatos, All-American Burgers, Fried Shrimp, Corned Beef sandwiches, Pot Stickers, Red Beans and Rice, and Crab Cakes. There are also outdoor music concerts featuring popular stars like AWOLNATION, a Kids Zone, and much more.

Mecum Auto Show
The Mecum Auto Auction always brings car buffs into Schaumburg for a chance to see all the classic cars and antique motorcycles. Mecum has been in business for over 25 years and never ceases to surprise the public with their sharp looking vehicles. The Mecum group auctions more than 15,000 cars per year.

Lollapalooza is another very popular event in Illinois with famous musical acts like Lorde and Eminem. People from all over the United States come to Grant Park for this music-filled weekend. There are several restaurants zoned together in Chow Towns North and South and a section for Beer enthusiasts.

Illinois State Fair
The Illinois State Fair is the premium attraction during the summer. There is something for everyone with roller coasters, games, traditional fair foods, and horse races. There are also special days and events to honor veterans, seniors, the Governor, and the Republican Party.

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Illinois Festivals 2015

Central Illinois Jazz Festival 2015

January 30, 2015

Decatur Conference Center & Hotel , Decatur, Illinois

Fillet of Solo Festival 2015

January, 2015

Lifeline Theatre, Chicago, Illinois

Chicago Motorcycle Show and Parts Expo 2015

January, 2015

Pheasant Run Resort and Spa, Chicago, Illinois

 Chicago Travel and Adventure Show 2015

January, 2015

Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, Chicago, Illinois

Winter MarketFebruary 2015

February 1, 2015

Restore - Elgin, IL 60123, Elgin, Illinois

Willowbrook Festival Progressive Dinner 2015

February 6, 2015

Northbrook, Illinois, United States, Northbrook, Illinois

Valentine Craft and Vendor Show 2015

February 7, 2015

Chateau Orleans Banquets/Chuck's Cafe , Darien, Illinois

North Shore Home and Garden Expo 2015

February 7, 2015

Westin Conference Center , Wheeling, Illinois

Festival of Flutes 2015

February 9, 2015

Sherwood Community Music School, Chicago, Illinois

Valentine's Art Spree 2015

February 13, 2015

James R. Thompson Ctr. - Chicago, IL 60601, Chicago, Illinois

Hunting, Fishing and Outdoor Adventure Show 2015

February 13, 2015

QCCA Expo Center - Rock Island, IL 61201, Rock Island, Illinois

USHLI SLS Launch College Fair 2015

February 13, 2015

Sheraton Chicago Hotel and Towers, Chicago, Illinois

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