Illinois Festivals 2015, 2016

While Illinois is best known for its city of Chicago, there is fun to be had all over the state in the form of dozens of festivals. Illinois events come in all varieties and include festivals celebrating films, food, culture, the arts, and so much more. Each one provides a unique atmosphere of entertainment.

Festivals in Illinois bring in crowds of all different sizes. There are smaller festivals such as the Scarecrow Daze Festival in Shelbyville, and the Cobden Peach Festival in Cobden. There are also festivals that draw in much larger crowds. The Taste of Chicago known for being the largest food festival, the Southern Illinois Irish Festival celebrating Irish heritage, and the Fountain Square Arts Festival known for its fine arts are just a few of many large festivals. Illinois Music Festivals also play a big part in the festival scene. The Grant Park Music Festival is a unique 10 week festival held in Chicago that displays the rehearsals for the Grant Park Orchestra and Chorus. There are music festivals to celebrate many kinds of music such as the Bluegill Music Festival in Benton and the Chicago Blues Festival. These are just a few of the many great festivals to check out in Illinois.

Rhapsody in Bloom Art Fest 2015

August 1, 2015

Luthy Botanical Gardens , Peoria, Illinois

Alesso - Lollapalooza US - Aftershow 2015

August 1, 2015

Aragon Ballroom, Chicago, Illinois

Ottawa Art League's Art in the Park 2015

August 1, 2015

Washington Square Park , Ottawa, Illinois

Art & Soul on the Fox 2015

August 1, 2015

Downtown , Elgin, Illinois

Festival of the Arts 2015

August 1, 2015

Cook Park , Libertyville, Illinois

Lollapalooza 2015

August 1, 2015

Hutchinson Field Grant Park, Chicago, Illinois

Edge Fest 2015

August 1, 2015

Edgewater Neighborhood , Chicago, Illinois

Old Irving Park Beer & BBQ Challenge 2015

August 1, 2015

St. Viator School, Chicago, Illinois

Glencoe Festival of Art 2015

August 1, 2015

Green Bay & Park , Glencoe, Illinois

Cornfest Arts & Crafts Fair 2015

August 1, 2015

Community Church of Rolling Meadows , Rolling Meadows, Illinois

Downtown Bloomington Farmer's Market 2015

August 1, 2015

Downtown Bloomington Square , Bloomington, Illinois

Crete European Market 2015

August 1, 2015

municipal parking lot , Crete, Illinois

Old Irving Park Beer & BBQ Challenge! 2015

August 2, 2015

St. Viator School, 3644 N. Kedvale, IL 60641, Chicago, Illinois

JOX ROX CHICAGO 2015

August 2, 2015

CD AND ME , Frankfort, Illinois

Art at Ellwood 2015

August 2, 2015

Ellwood House Museum , Dekalb, Illinois

McLean County Fair 2015

August 5, 2015

McLean County Fairgrounds , Bloomington, Illinois

Gladiolus Festival 2015

August 5, 2015

122 W. Washington Street , Momence, Illinois

Decatur Celebration 2015

August 6, 2015

Downtown , Decatur, Illinois

Manteno Farmers Market 2015

August 6, 2015

Downtown , Manteno, Illinois

Federal Plaza International Bizaar & Festival 2015

August 6, 2015

Federal Plaza, front of Main Post office , Chicago, Illinois

Bolingbrook Farmer's Market 2015

August 6, 2015

Bolingbrook Promenade , Bolingbrook, Illinois

60th Annual Ginza Holiday Festival 2015

August 7, 2015

Midwest Buddhist Temple, Chicago, Illinois

Retro on Roscoe 2015

August 7, 2015

2000‑2300 W Roscoe , Chicago, Illinois

Black Diamond Blast on the Beach 2015

August 8, 2015

Crystal Lake Main Beach , Crystal Lake, Illinois

North Halsted Market Days 2015

August 8, 2015

Halsted btw Belmont & Addison , Chicago, Illinois

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