Blues Festival

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Mavis Staples To Headline This Year’s Blues Festival

Gospel and rhythm and blues legend Mavis Staples is the headliner for this year’s Chicago Blues Festival in Grant Park.

CBS Chicago–06/08/2012

Gospel Festival

Gospel Festival To Return, Possibly As Neighborhood Event

The Chicago Gospel Festival will return as a standalone event next year, but it won’t be in Grant or Millennium Park.

CBS Chicago–10/28/2011

Chicago Blues Festival

Blues Festival Underway In Grant Park

The Blues Festival is officially underway in Grant Park, with five stages and tributes to two legends.

06/10/2011

Blues Festival, 1986

Crowd In Daley Plaza Gets Preview Of Blues Festival

The lunchtime crowd on the Daley Plaza was treated to a preview of this weekend’s Chicago Blues Festival.

CBS Chicago–06/06/2011