The Big Weekend | Inaugural Festival This Weekend

Article Contributed by The Syndicate | Published on Tuesday, October 2, 2018

The Big Weekend will take over the city of Chicago for three nights this weekend, October 4 – 6, featuring performances from hometown heroes Umphrey’s McGee celebrating their 20th year, Lettuce, Emancipator Ensemble, Leftover Salmon, Papadosio, The Revolution, and more, at the Riviera Theatre, Aragon Ballroom, Park West, House of Blues, and Concord Music Hall. 

Early and late performances allow for multiple venue visits an evening and afternoon surprises with artists, including a special boozy brunch event on Saturday, October 6, 11am-1pm CT at The Frontier (1072 N. Milwaukee Ave.), featuring an acoustic performance by Vince Herman of Leftover Salmon. Headcount will also be at all performances signing fans up to vote, and The Big Weekend will be donating $1 from each ticket to the organization. 

Recent video announcement HERE and tickets for The Big Weekend are on sale in various packages and VIP levels HERE.