Summer Concert on the Beach
200 Montrose Drive
5 pm – Gates Open
6 pm – Million Dollar Quartet
6:45 pm – Kool & The Gang
8:30 pm – The Beach Boys
On Friday, June 26th, The Beach Boys and Kool & The Gang will be in Chicago for a unique concert experience at Chicago’s Montrose Beach.
Don’t miss Beach Boys favorites like “Surfin’ USA,” “I Get Around,” and “California Girls.” Plus, greats from Kool & the Gang like “Celebration,” “Jungle Boogie,” and “Ladies Night.”
The show will take place rain, shine or in any other weather conditions, so please prepare for any elements!
*All times are tentative and subject to change without notice.
The nearest physical address to the beach is 200 Montrose Drive, Chicago, Illinois, 60640. Keep in mind that the show is actually on the sand, on the beach.
We strongly encourage you to take Chicago public transportation options that are offered near the area. CTA Busses #78 Montrose, #81 Lawrence and #151 Sheridan serve the area, plus the CTA Red Line stops at Wilson and Lawrence.
Please verify times, schedules and routes at the CTA website before leaving the house!
If you are going to drive, we recommend purchasing advance parking, as parking in the area is limited. A limited number of parking passes are on-sale now and can be purchased RIGHT HERE.
What You CAN’T Bring In
NO WEAPONS OF ANY KIND
NO AUDIO OR VIDEO RECORDING
NO PROFESSIONAL CAMERAS
NO OUTSIDE FOOD OR BEVERAGE
NO COOLERS OF ANY KIND
NO UMBRELLAS, FLAGS OR BANNERS
NO FRISBEES, FLYERS OR BEACH BALLS
NO LASER POINTERS OR FIREWORKS
NO PA DEVICES, WHISTLES, HORNS, ETC.
NO ANIMALS (EXCEPT SERVICE RELATED)
What You CAN Bring In
Blankets and towels
Small lawn/beach style chairs no higher than your head
Coats and ponchos
Small bags, small backpacks and purses
Please be considerate to others when putting chairs and blankets down. We reserve the right to reseat you and condense space if necessary.
Food & Drink Options
The Dock Restaurant at Montrose Beach: Hot Dog, Polish Sausage, Italian Beef:, Chips, Bottled Water, Powerade, Ice Cream.
Chick-fil-A Chicken Sandwich: Spicy Chicken Sandwich, Canned Soda, Bottled Water, Chocolate Chunk Cookie, Chips.
Giordano’s: Stuffed cheese pizza, stuffed fresh spinach pizza, stuffed pepperoni pizza, stuffed sausage pizza, bottled beverage.
Firecakes: Old Fashion Buttermilk donuts, Honey Glazed Donuts, Ice Cream Donut Sandwich, Bottle Water, Lemonade.
Please note: The event is cash only the night of the event.