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78 E. Washington St., Chicago, IL 60602 • FREE Admission

 

Fifth Star Awards

Wednesday, September 16, 2015 at 7pm • Millennium Park • FREE Admission

Fifth Star AwardsThe 2nd Annual Fifth Star Awards will celebrate Chicago’s creativity while honoring exemplary Chicago artists and arts institutions who have made significant contributions in arts and culture.

 

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17th Annual World Music Festival Chicago Announces Full Lineup Featuring Diverse International Musicians September 11-22

World Music Festival Chicago

The 17th Annual World Music Festival Chicago will take place Friday, September 11 – Tuesday, September 22, 2015 and is presented by the City of Chicago and produced by the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events. This city-wide, multi-venue, eleven-day festival has attracted over 650,000 concertgoers and has presented more than 650 artists and ensembles from over 80 countries since it began in 1999.

 

 

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Various Locations, including the: Chicago Cultural Center
78 E. Washington St.
Chicago, IL 60602

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  • Free Admission; No Tickets
  • Various Hours
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Public Transportation

For travel information, visit www.transitchicago.com

Parking

Millennium Garages

Parking details: Park near the music! Garage locations are Millennium Park Garage and Millennium Lakeside Garage at 5 S. Columbus Drive, Grant Park North Garage at 25 N. Michigan Ave. and Grant Park South Garage at 325 S. Michigan Ave.

Packages: $35 all-day parking /Millennium Park Garage and Millennium Lakeside Garage (regular rates apply at Grant Park North & Grant Park South Garages)

Purchase Options: pay at parking location; call 312.616.0600

Website Link: www.millenniumgarages.com


September 11 - 22, 2015 • City-wide • Various Locations • FREE Admission

 

Complete Schedule, Red Baraat (Photo credit: James Bartolozzi)

Complete Schedule

This year's performers include Red Baraat (pictured), Ester Rada, Dos Santos Anti-Beat Orquests, Orlando Julius and more.

 

Millennium Park Schedule

Millennium Park Schedule

Performances include Red Baraat, La Santa Cecilia, Mahmoud Ahmed and Aziz Sahmaoui & University of Gnawa.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

World Music Festival Chicago Highlights (Ester Rada pictured, Photo by: Ohad Romano)

Highlights

Highlights of the 2015 World Music Festival Chicago.

 

 

Performer Bios (La Santa Cecilia pictured; Photo by: Humberto Howard)

Performer Bios

Learn about the diverse lineup of performers appearing at the 2015 World Music Festival.

 

 

Image Gallery

Image Gallery

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