Lollapalooza started in 1991 as a festival organized by Jane’s Addiction singer Perry Farrell. To this day, the festival hosts more than 160,000 people each year. The festival opens to the general public at 11 AM every day lasting until 10 PM each night.
But, as the festival takes place in Chi-Town, we will help you find cool places to hang out or visit while going to the festival.
One of the largest parks in Chicago, it’s perfect for taking a stroll, check the public art and other cultural activities.
2. Museum of Contemporary Art
For those interested in contemporary art, this is the perfect spot for you. MCA houses one of the largest collections of contemporary works in the nation and frequently hosts major touring exhibits. The museum’s regular Chicago Works series presents works by local artists.
3. Time Out Market Chicago
If you are hungry, then you found the right place to try a totally new and awesome food experience. Time Out Market will host the city’s top restaurants and bars. It is spread across three floors, featuring the market space indoors and outdoors, an event venue, a viewing and entertainment platform.
4. 360 CHICAGO
You aren’t scared of heights? Then you should try to climb up here. The view is splendid and perfect for selfies at height. You can capture the beauty of the whole Chicago from here.
5. Chicago History Museum
Who doesn’t love history, right? You can find here thousands of archived photographs and also an original piece of the Fort Dearborn. So, if you want to find the history of Chicago and its people, visit this museum.
6. The Art Institute of Chicago
People passionate about art, gather round to see the most beautiful Impressionist collection outside Paris and view contemporary masterpieces in the spectacular Modern Wing of the museum. Stand before classics like Nighthawks, and travel the globe through galleries devoted to the art of ancient Greece, Japan, Africa, and the Americas.
7. Chicago Riverwalk
After taking lunch, it’s best to take a walk in order to digest the food. So, what better way to do that rather than taking a walk on the river banks and check out the awesome view.
So, this is our list of the top 7 awesome things to do while in Chicago for Lollapalooza 2019. Do you think we missed something from this list?
No problem, just drop a comment and tell us what to add in the next one.
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