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CHICAGO, IL - JULY 03:  A general view of atmosphere during Fare Thee Well, A Tribute To The Grateful Dead at Soldier Field on July 3, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Daniel Boczarski/Getty Images)

Dead Shows Break Concert Attendance Records At Soldier Field

Soldier Field says the 70,764 tickets sold for Friday night’s show broke a previous record. But on Saturday night, the record was broken again, with 70,844 tickets sold.

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Got a ticket? One Grateful Dead fan hopes so, near Soldier Field. (CBS)

Diehard Dead Heads Gather In Chicago For Band’s Final Shows

Tie dye everywhere. CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez reports.

07/03/2015

Cubs manager Joe Maddon, left, general manager Jed Hoyer and president of baseball operations Theo Epstein. (Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs’ Joe Maddon, Theo Epstein To Become ‘Dead Heads’ This Weekend

The Grateful Dead — minus rock icon Jerry Garcia, who died in 1995 — will perform three sold out shows at Soldier Field this weekend.

07/03/2015

Tickets to the three Grateful Dead concerts at Soldier Field are sold out. (Credit: CBS)

Chicago About To Come Alive With Grateful Dead Fans

CBS 2’s Vince Gerasole got inside the brain of “dead-heads” today.

07/01/2015

(Photo Credit: navypier.com)

Best Fourth Of July Events In Chicago

Add another to the list of fun activities to take in during the Fourth of July with these Chicago events

06/27/2015

Tens of thousands of Blackhawks fans pack the stands and playing field at Soldier Field ahead of Thursday's victory rally for the Stanley Cup champions. (Credit: CBS)

VIDEO: Jonathan Toews: ‘We Play For The Best Fans In The World’

After three Stanley Cup titles and two Olympic gold medals, one can forgive Toews if he is at a loss for words.

CBS Chicago–06/18/2015

Blackhawks defenseman Kimmo Timonen kisses the Stanley Cup after being introduced at the team's victory rally at Soldier Field. Timonen is retiring after winning his first Stanley Cup at age 40. (Credit: CBS)

Blackhawks, Fans Celebrate Stanley Cup: ‘Let’s Do Four’

Blackhawks owner Rocky Wirtz spoke for all of Chicago on Thursday when he said celebrating a Stanley Cup championship will never get old, no matter how many times the team pulls off the feat.

CBS Chicago–06/18/2015

Blackhawks fans wait on the concourse at Soldier Field, until rain passes ahead of Thursday morning's victory rally. (Credit: CBS)

Rain Doesn’t Dampen Fans’ Spirits Ahead Of Blackhawks Parade And Rally

Blackhawks fans clearly didn’t mind getting a bit wet Thursday morning, for a chance to see the Stanley Cup champions parade through downtown Chicago, ahead of a victory rally at Soldier Field.

06/18/2015

Blackhawks fans cross the Jackson Street bridge over the Chicago River, on their way to the parade route for the Blackhawks official victory parade and rally on Thursday. (Credit: CBS)

Blackhawks Fans Head Downtown Early To Line Up For Parade

Thousands of Blackhawks fans will be lining the streets to cheer for their hockey heroes on Thursday, and some just couldn’t wait to get a front row seat for the Stanley Cup victory parade.

CBS Chicago–06/18/2015

Chicago Blackhawks winger Patrick Kane carries the Stanley Cup to the pitchers mound before the game between the Chicago Cubs and the Cleveland Indians on June 16,  2015 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Rally Tickets Sell Out Fast

Free tickets to the Blackhawks rally at Soldier Field were gobbled up in short order Wednesday afternoon, leaving lots of disappointed fans out in the cold.

06/17/2015

(File photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Man Dies Of Suspected Overdose Outside Spring Awakening Music Festival

Steve Vongkoth was found at 11:05 p.m. Saturday near Soldier Field in the 1400 block of North Museum Campus Drive, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

06/15/2015

Gold Star Families Memorial and Park, located near Soldier Field, is dedicated to fallen Chicago police officers. (Credit: Todd Feurer, CBS Chicago)

11th Annual Walk To Remember Honors Fallen Police Officers

More than five thousand police officers, police families and supporters took part in the 11th annual Run and Walk to remember Sunday at the Gold Star Memorial Park near Soldier Field, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.

05/02/2015

Soldier Field. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

With NFL Draft In Town, Bears Still Hoping To Bring Super Bowl To Soldier Field

Chicago Bears chairman George McCaskey admitted they’d first have to solve the problem of the stadium being about 8,000 seats too small for what the NFL wants for a Super Bowl.

CBS Chicago–04/30/2015

Northwestern's Ryan Field. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Phillips: NU Won’t Move Illinois Games From Evanston

Illinois will play its home game with Northwestern at Soldier Field, but the Wildcats will keep theirs in Evanston.

CBS Chicago–02/10/2015

Fans take in the action during the first half an NFL divisional playoff football game between the Chicago Bears and the Seattle Seahawks at Soldier Field, Sunday, Jan. 16, 2011, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato)

Bears vs. Saints: Plenty Of Cheap Tickets Available

For fans who haven’t given up on the Bears just yet and have some time to spare on Monday evening, tickets are available for a relatively good price.

12/12/2014

Solider Field. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Bears Fans Stabbed In Soldier Field Parking Lot

Police were investigating, after a scuffle among football fans outside Soldier field ended with two men stabbed.

12/05/2014

Cowboys receiver Cole Beasley dives past Bears safety Chris Conte to score a touchdown in Dallas' 41-28 win on Thursday night at Soldier Field (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Some Bears Fans Cheered When It Was Announced Chris Conte Wouldn’t Return From Injury

This was just another ugly sight in a Bears season full of them.

CBS Chicago–12/05/2014

Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray rushed for 179 yards in Dallas' 41-28 win at Chicago on Thursday night. (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Cowboys Rout Struggling Bears

The Bears dropped to 5-8 as DeMarco Murray rushed for 179 yards.

CBS Chicago–12/04/2014

Despite the cool weather, 2,000 people participated in the St. Jude Walk Saturday. (Credit: Mariam Sobh)

Thousands Walk To Support St. Jude Children’s Hospital At Soldier Field

WBBM’s Mariam Sobh reports despite the chilly temperatures and light rain, people came out.

11/22/2014

Jay Cutler. (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Baffoe: How Bears-Vikings Could Still Be Watchable

Tim Baffoe is here to help you get through Sunday, hard as it may be.

CBS Chicago–11/14/2014

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