Spring has sprung with some upcoming outdoor events…
Want a taste of Germany? Mayfest delivers heaping servings of brats and beer and live music, it kicks off June 2nd in beautiful Lincoln Square for FREE. However, Lakeview’s Mayfest kicks off May 21st and offers food vendors, a pet parade, as well as some local live bands for $10 admission.
**Any of you wine connoisseurs? Chicago’s first annual WINE RIOT is also beginning May 21st and features 250 wines from around the world for your sampling pleasure, and also will boast DJs, food pairings and a photo booth.
Don’t forget about 2011′s Chicago Blues Festival in giant Grant Park. Why should you attend? Well, because admission is free and the lineup always packs a stellar punch of raw talent…mark your calendars for June 10th-12th and bring a blanket.
If you’re in Chicago around May 5th we advise you to take a short trip to Pilsen for the Cinco De Mayo Festival on May 6th-8th. This fest blends ethnic food, music, dancing and fun with most excellent Latino arts & crafts…and admission is free!
*Book your stay with us ASAP & see why we were voted third best hostel in the USA for the month of March.