Chicago Mayfest May 18-20. Chicago Mayfest returns with music, food, and fun.
When: May 19-21, 2017 Friday, 5-10 pm; Saturday & Sunday, 12 pm-10 pm Full schedule here.
Where: Lakeview, 3100 North Ashland Ave.
Cost: $10. Chicago residents aren’t required to pay entrance fees to street festivals. However many of these festivals are fundraisers for various neighborhood associations, schools and other organizations. More info here.
Mayfest happens in an enormous tent (one of the largest in the city of Chicago) constructed over the main stage.
Special Events at Mayfest
Chicago Kids Day Saturday, May 19th 10am-1:30pm
Chicago Kids Day is a celebration of children’s health and wellness. This is a one of a kind event geared toward educating kids on health, safety and wellness in a fun and entertaining way. This year’s event will benefit Purple Asparagus. Purple Asparagus educates children, families, and the community about eating that’s good for the body and the planet. During 2015/2016 school year Purple Asparagus delivered more than 13,500 healthy eating interactions to over 2,000 children throughout Chicagoland.
Health and Scoliosis Screenings
Activities, arts & crafts, healthy food
Prize Drawings and Giveaways
Balloons, Food, and Fun for All Ages
Also featuring Kids Zumba, Kiddie Boot Camp, and Children’s Empowerment