What are the addresses of the various concert locations?
Large print festival brochures available
Accessible seating at Jay Pritzker Pavilion & Petrillo Music Shell
Accessible restrooms or port-a-toilets at all venues
Is there an admission fee to get into any concert or the park grounds?
No. Admission is FREE.
What items are prohibited from being brought to concerts and festival grounds?
BBQ Grills (any open flame)
Fireworks or Explosives
Illegal Substances & Weapons
All Pets (except Service Animals)
Can I bring a folding chair and blanket?
Yes folding chairs and blankets can be used on green space throughout the parks (however, folding chairs are not allowed in the seating area of the Jay Pritzker Pavilion or Petrillo Music Shell).
Can I bring my dog with me?
No, for your dog’s protection and for the public’s safety, all dogs are restricted from the festival. This policy is supported by the Anti-Cruelty Society.
Should I take public transportation or drive?
We strongly suggest taking public transportation to the CJF – for travel information visit www.transitchicago.com. If you must drive, parking is available at the Millennium Park garages – visit www.millenniumgarages.com for details.
Where can I leave my bicycle?
Bike racks are available on the perimeter of Millennium and Grant Parks.
How much are food and beverage tickets?
Millennium Park concessions offer food and beverages for cash or credit.
Grant Park concessions accept tickets. Food/beverage tickets are available for $8 dollars for a strip of 12 tickets. Cash and credit are accepted at the ticket booths. There are NO ATMs on site.
What happens if the weather is bad?
The CJF takes place rain or shine.