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This Weekend Is Biggest Of Chicago’s Festival Season

Photo Credit:  Chicago Blues Festival via Facebook

Photo Credit: Chicago Blues Festival via Facebook

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CHICAGO (CBS) – This weekend is the biggest of Chicago’s festival season.

A busy and fun weekend for Chicago with, it would seem, something for everyone. The Printers Row Book Fair, Andersonville’s Midsommarfest, and the Well Street Art Festival all take place this weekend. Then, there is the Taste of Randolph Street, which brings together some of the top restaurants in the West Loop. It stretches over six blocks along Randolph St.

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Finally, Blues Fest in Grant Park. It is the largest free blues festival in the world. Sunday’s headliners include Mavis Staples, Demetria Taylor, and Lurrie Bell. The music will pay tribute to another Chicago blues legend, the late Koko Taylor.