Organizers announced Tuesday the Chicago’s biggest music festival will go back into Grant Park at total capability from July 29 to August 1.
The lineup is set to be announced Wednesday, but festivalgoers were treated to some little glimpse of the celebrities at a movie Mayor Lori Lightfoot tweeted out to announce that the festival’s return. I’ll see you this summer with my great buddies, the Foo Fighters,” frontman Dave Grohl states in the movie, which also includes Lollapalooza co-founder Perry Farrell and his wife Etty.
“It’s happening. @Lollapalooza yields,” Lightfoot wrote in the tweet. “In working with our public health advice, the entire world class festival returns to the city later this summer. But, full COVID-19 a negative evaluation will be required to enjoy the festivities. Get vaxxed. #OpenChicago.”
“Here in Chicago, the word’Lollapalooza’ has always been synonymous with summer, great music and 3 days of unforgettable fun — which made last year’s decision to postpone it all the harder,” Lightfoot said in a statement. “Now, less than a year later and armed with a vaccine that is safe, effective and widely accessible, we have the ability to bring back one of our city’s most iconic summer music festivals” It typically