Thirsty Ears Festival

August 10, 2019 - August 11, 2019

Event Location

1758 W. Wilson Ave.

Date/Time Information

Saturday, August 10 1:00 – 10:00 PM
Sunday, August 11 1:00 – 8:00 PM

Event Main Photo

Event Description

ACM is proud to present the fourth annual Thirsty Ears Festival: Chicago’s only classical music street festival!

For two days Wilson street between Hermitage and Ravenswood will be closed to feature seventeen stellar ensembles and soloists performing music from Beethoven to Shostakovich to Reich and everything in between on the main stage.

We’ll also have delicious beer from Empirical Brewing, vendor booths, kid friendly activities and food trucks on both days.

Public transportation options:
Brown line Montrose or Damen stop
Ravenswood Metra stop
Lawrence or Montrose Ave. bus

Parking is limited to street parking

MUSIC LINEUP

Fees/Admission

$10 suggested donation, all proceeds support the ACM School of Music, a non-profit organization.