Have you ever wanted to see all of your favorite artists in one spot, rather than going to all of their individual concerts? At Lollapalooza you can do just that! This year, visit Chicago for its annual major music festival featuring performers like Bruno Mars, Post Malone and The Weeknd. Find festival details and a hotel near Lollapalooza below.
If you want to see some of the hottest artists of 2018, then Chicago’s Lollapalooza is the music festival for you! Like in the past, the event is at Grant Park. And this year, Lollapalooza spans from August 2-5. At the fest attendees have the chance to see over 170 bands, performing on 8 different stages. Thursday features the Arctic Monkeys, Travis Scott, Khalid and more. Bruno Mars will headline Friday, along with Post Malone and Tyler The Creator. On Saturday, catch The Weeknd and Logic, and on Sunday see performers like Portugal, The Man. In addition to major artists, many lesser-known (but still amazing) bands will also take the stage throughout the fest. Complete daily lineups can be found on the official Lollapalooza website.
During a music festival, you need to eat right? Well Lollapalooza makes sure to cover that with their exclusive “Chow Town.” Designed by Chicago celebrity chef Graham Elliot, Chow Town features A TON of fantastic local eats. Lollapalooza makes sure to offer its attendees more than just fair food. Gluten-free options, sweets, gourmet apps and street food all have a place in Chow Town. Find the entire list of participating restaurants here.
Tickets are already starting to sell out, but you can still purchase General Admission day passes online, starting at $120. General admission includes admittance to Grant Park for one day of the festival (multi-day passes are sold out), food, giveaways, autograph signings, water stations and more. VIP 1-day and 4-day passes are also available and include access to special lounges, elevated viewing platforms, food, alcohol, spa treatments and a lot more. Platinum tickets offer the most exclusive Lollapalooza experience and start at $2,800.
Hotel Near Lollapalooza
No matter how great of a concert-goer you are, Lollapalooza is tiring! Don’t worry about traveling home right after. Instead, stay at a nearby hotel like the Majestic Hotel! With its charming atmosphere and close location to Grant Park, you’ll find nothing but relaxation at Majestic.
Music lovers: don’t wait much longer to get your Lollapalooza tickets! Enjoy the fest and don’t forget to book your stay in a hotel near Lollapalooza, like the Majestic Hotel.
Where: Grant Park | 337 E Randolph St., Chicago, IL 60601
When: August 2-5
WHERE TO STAY
This hotel has lots of charm with its comfortable, delightful atmosphere of an upscale English manor, amidst the energetic city life of the bustling Lakeview neighborhood. 528 West Brompton, Chicago, IL 60657. 773.404.3499