- Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale
- Bronzeville, Near South Side
- Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham
- Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore
- Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Norwood Park
- Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted
- Lincoln Park, Old Town
- Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park
- Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale
- Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop
- Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park
- Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town
Riot Fest Is Over, But Douglass Park Neighbors Say They Won’t Be Able To Use The Park For Weeks Due To Cleanup
Half of Douglass Park closes during music festival season, keeping sports teams and families out of the area's main park. While some neighbors are frustrated, others say it's worth the economic boost.
Riot Fest Returns To Douglass Park: PHOTOS
The Smashing Pumpkins, Lupe Fiasco and Coheed and Cambria took the stage for the rainy return of the annual festival.
Riot Fest Concertgoers Can Get Vaccinated At The Medical Tent All Weekend
Vaccines will be available 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. Friday through Sunday at the medical tent near the Douglass Park entrance at Ogden Avenue and Sacramento Boulevard.
As Lyrical Lemonade Returns To Douglass Park, Residents Prepare For Hip-Hop — And Headaches
Though some residents complain about the noise, traffic and damage to the park caused by festivals, organizers say they boost West Side businesses and bring people together.
Lawndale Residents Can Sign Up Sunday For Free Tickets To Riot Fest
The music festival is also hosting a job fair so it can hire nearby residents for temporary positions.
Riot Fest 1-Day Tickets Go On Sale Noon Friday, And Lupe Fiasco, Smashing Pumpkins Announced As Headliners
Three-day passes to the September festival quickly sold out last week.
Riot Fest Lineup Announced: Nine Inch Nails, Smashing Pumpkins, Pixies And More
Three-day passes for the punk rock music fest went on sale Friday but quickly sold out. One-day passes will go on sale next week.
Is Festival Season Happening This Summer? Pitchfork And Riot Fest Organizers Make Plans, While Others Look To 2022
More than 200 permit applications have been submitted for 2021 events, but whether fests can be staged is "fully dependent on where we are in the arc of the virus,” Lightfoot said.
Riot Fest Postponing To 2021 — But My Chemical Romance, Run The Jewels And More To Perform
Instead, the festival will be held Sept. 17-19, 2021, with a preview party that Sept. 16.
All Large Summer Events Should Be Canceled, Pritzker Says Amid Coronavirus Pandemic
Major festivals including Lollapalooza, Riot Fest and Pitchfork have been mum on their plans.
Here’s How NOT To Be A Rude Jerk At Riot Fest, According To Douglas Park Neighbors
North Lawndale neighbors weighed in on everything from public urination (you monster!) to getting involved locally after the fest closes.
Riot Fest Lineup Includes B-52s, Bikini Kill And More — Plus Slayer’s Last Chicago Show
Plus: Bikini Kill, Blink 182, Patti Smith, The Village People and more in Chicago's Douglas Park Sept. 13-15.
Riot Fest ‘100% Going On’ Fest Founder Says After Fans Grow Frustrated
The festival hasn't released its full lineup or schedule and isn't selling one-day tickets yet — and the internet is losing its mind.
John Stamos Met With His Biggest Superfans: Riot Fest
Riot Fest Is Giving Free 1-Day Passes To People Who Already Bought Tickets (Here’s How To Get Yours)
The festival is also offering three-day passes for less than $100.