Lollapalooza Enters Day 2; Organizers Say 90% Of Fans Showed Proof Of Vaccination ThursdayEveryone attending the festival needs a negative COVID test from the last 72 hours or proof of vaccination to enter.
Crowds Descend On Grant Park With COVID Vaccine Cards And Negative Tests For LollapaloozaThe show is going on for Lollapalooza in Grant Park beginning Thursday, despite concerns about rising COVID numbers.
Lollapalooza Kicks Off In Grant ParkLollapalooza kicks off at Grant Park Thursday.
Some Downtown Businesses Looking Forward To Cashing In As Lollapalooza Returns For First Time In 2 YearsStarting Thursday, the masses return to Grant Park for the first Lollapalooza in two years. There are, of course, a lot of people hoping to cash in on those crowds. And as CBS 2’s Marissa Parra reported Wednesday evening, some Loop businesses could really use a break.
More Road Closures Take Effect Monday Night In Preparation For LollapaloozaOn Monday evening, more road closures will take effect around Grant Park to prepare for Lollapalooza.
Man Found Dead In Water In Lake Michigan Near Buckingham FountainA man was found dead in Lake Michigan off Grant Park downtown late Thursday.
Fisherman Shoved Into Water Near Grant Park, Helped To Shore By WitnessesA fisherman was shoved into the water on Wednesday evening near Grant Park.
Police Issue Alert About Robberies Involving Large Groups Of Young People In Millennium, Grant ParksPolice issued a community alert Saturday about robberies involving large groups of young people in Millennium and Grant parks downtown.
Lollapalooza 2021 Lineup AnnouncedThe full concert lineup was announced Wednesday.
Music Fans And Chicago Businesses Alike 'Just So Excited' For Lollapalooza's Return This Summer; 'It Means Survival'"Lollapalooza, for our bottom line, means we can possibly survive the winter months," Kilwins Ice Cream shops owner Jackie Jackson said. "We save all of our revenue from Lollapalooza to carry us through the winter months. So it means survival."
Lollapalooza Returning To Grant Park In July; 'Another Breath Of Fresh Air' For Chicago's Recovery From PandemicMayor Lori Lightfoot's office confirmed the festival will be held at full capacity from July 29 through Aug. 1. The lineup will be announced on Wednesday at 10 a.m., and tickets will go on sale later at noon.
City Begins Testing Buckingham Fountain Ahead Of Official 'Switch On Summer' On May 22Buckingham Fountain hasn’t been active since 2019. You cold be the one to officially flip the switch on May 22 if you enter the ComEd “Switch On Summer” contest by Sunday.
Variety Magazine Reports Lollapalooza Has Green Light To Return This Year; City Says Nothing Is Confirmed NowWill Lollapalooza be back this year? A new published report says yes, but the city says nothing is confirmed yet.
On This Day 100 Years Ago: Field Museum Of Natural History Opens In New Grant Park BuildingOn this day 100 years ago, crowds lined up for miles to visit the Field Museum of Natural History as it opened to the public in Grant Park.
Deandre Binion Charged With Shooting 22-Month-Old Kayden Swann In Lake Shore Drive Road Rage AttackPolice said Deandre Binion is charged with three counts of attempted murder and one count of aggravated battery. He is due to appear in bond court on Friday.