Jeff Fest Arts and Music Festival Aug 4-6.
Where: Jefferson Memorial Park at 4822 N. Long Avenue. (Lawrence/Long/Higgins intersection). Take the Blus Line to Jefferson Park.
When: August 4-7, 2017, Friday 6pm – 10pm; Saturday 2pm – 10pm; Sunday 2pm – 9:30pm
Admission is $5 per person. Seniors 65 and over and kids 12 and younger are FREE. Also if your name is Jeff show your ID at the gate and get in free.
Music and community entertainment stages, food, art & craft vendors, and a Kids’ Zone area (with art activities and inflatables) from 2:00-6:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday.
“Wine Tasting in the Park”
NEW in 2016: on Saturday and Sunday afternoons from 3:00-6:00 p.m. With the purchase of a $20 daily wine tasting pass, ticket holders will be able to sample up to 15 varietals in a special area in the park.CLICK HERE to purchase your tickets.
There will also be a display of the top 50 images from the Chicago Creative Coalition’s 4th annual “PhotoArt” fine art photography contest. Juried winners will be announced on Saturday. A ‘People’s Choice’ winner (voted on by visitors) will be announced on Sunday.
Also on display will be recent winners in the Student Division. That division showcases student photographers from kindergarten through 8th grade.
What to bring
Bring lawn chairs and blankets to spread out to claim your “spot”. All bags will be inspected upon entry and open liquids will not be permitted. Guests may enter with 1 sealed bottle of water. Sorry, no pets will be permitted on fest grounds.
2017 Jeff Fest Entertainment Schedule
Friday, August 4 (Main Stage)
6:00 – 7:30 Covergurl
8:00 – 9:30 Too White Crew
Saturday, August 5 (Main Stage)
2:00 – 3:00 Music Dudes
3:30 – 5:15 Generation
5:45 – 7:00 The Buckinghams
7:30 – 9:30 16 Candles
Sunday, August 6 (Main Stage)
2:00 – 3:00 Little Egypt
3:30 – 5:15 Stache
5:45 – 7:30 97Nine