Chicago Gospel Music Festival

June 1-2, 2018 • Chicago Cultural Center & Millennium Park • Free Admission

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Celebrating the genre's deep Chicago roots with traditional choirs and contemporary urban gospel music in the city where the genre was born, the 33rd Chicago Gospel Music Festival features local and national artists on June 1 and 2 at the Chicago Cultural Center and Millennium Park.


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Chicago Gospel Music Festival History


A Short History of Gospel Music in Chicago
By Robert M. Marovich.


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Gospel Music Festival Press Room

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Chicago Cultural Center
78 E. Washington St.,
Chicago, IL 60602

Millennium Park
201 E. Randolph St., between Michigan & Columbus Aves. Chicago, IL 60601

FREE Admission


Millennium Garages

Parking Details: Park right below 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.

$35 parking/Millennium Park Garage and Millennium Lakeside Garage (regular rates apply at Grant Park North and Grant Park South Garages)

Purchase Options: Pay at parking location; call 312.616.0600


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