Come on out to uptown and enjoy the 4th of July Weekend’s 9th annual Windy City Rib Fest this Friday through Sunday. Robinson Ribs, Chicago BBQ Company, Rancho Mateo and more will be serving up ribs in Uptown this weekend along with other top local ribbers will again mix saucy slab offerings that are complemented with an eclectic music lineup at this 9th annual festival.
This tasty happening takes place over the long Fourth of July weekend. It grows in popularity (and crowds) each year and is now a must-visit Chicago summer fest! RibFest also features arts, crafts and a daytime kids’ activity area. The neighborhood includes nationally-acclaimed music venues including The Green Mill, Aragon Ballroom and Riviera nightclub. The eclectic mix of past music stage performers include live music from funk and soul groups JC Brooks Band and Get Up With the Get Downs. Entry is $5 suggested donation.