Jacob Thom

Hutchinson Field

Grant Park Left A Muddy Mess After Lollapalooza

Officials at the Chicago Park District say it will take several weeks and tens of thousands of dollars to repair the damage done to Grant Park during Lollapalooza.


Several people used their cell phones to record video of large crowds of gate crashers knocking down fences at Lollapalooza and running past security to get into the music festival without paying. (Credit: YouTube)

Hundreds Jump Fences During Lollapalooza

It’s the one part of Lollapalooza that few people saw until now — hundreds of young people rushing a fence and knocking it down, then running right past security.

CBS Chicago–08/08/2011