Ravinia Festival

Ravina Festival 2017 Schedule is Released

The Ravinia Festival 2017 schedule is released. It is loaded with a slew of star-studded names slated to perform on the Highland Park stage. Let’s go through the checklist before we travel to the country’s oldest outdoor music venue: Blanket: Check. Bottle of wine: Check. Cheese cubes: Check. Picnic basket: Check. Fantastic live tunes: Of course! […]

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Top 5 Music Venues in Lake County

“Music makes the people come together.” Madonna said it correctly as we look at the top 5 music venues in Lake County. A cast of acclaimed musicians has come through Lake County. Lady Gaga, Carlos Santana, Aretha Franklin, Yo-Yo Ma, Styx, Bobby McFerrin and more. There’s no need to go to the big city when […]

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Things to do this Weekend July 22-24

I don’t want to toot my horn, but I’m turning the big 3-1 in this edition of things to do this weekend July 22-24. Guess what? We’re only a week away from the 88th Annual Lake County Fair! This week, your good friends at Visit Lake County will provide you a guide of the heralded […]

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Ravinia Festival 2016 Schedule Announced

Just a glimpse of summer would be nice. What’s that you say? The Ravinia Festival 2016 schedule was released!? Splendid. Ravinia Festival is the oldest outdoor concert venue in the country (over century old), and even though we know it well, it can always surprise us. Last year we were blessed with performances from Aretha Franklin, Tony […]

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Lenny Kravitz

Updates at Ravinia Festival

It’s been an awesome first half of the season at Ravinia Festival in Highland Park as it always is. The oldest outdoor concert in the country is over a century old, and even though we know it well, it can always surprise us. There are a few updates at Ravinia Festival.  Rock legend Lenny Kravitz […]

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