Chicago World Music Festival 2015

World Music Festival Chicago 2015

17th Annual World Music Festival Chicago Announces Full Lineup Featuring Diverse International Musicians September 11-22

World Music Festival Chicago

The 17th Annual World Music Festival Chicago will take place Friday, September 11 – Tuesday, September 22, 2015 and is presented by the City of Chicago and produced by the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events. This city-wide, multi-venue, eleven-day festival has attracted over 650,000 concertgoers and has presented more than 650 artists and ensembles from over 80 countries since it began in 1999.

WHEN: World Music Festival will be held Friday, September 11 – Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Complete Schedule

This year’s performers include Red Baraat, Ester Rada, Dos Santos Anti-Beat Orquests, Orlando Julius and more.

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Dr. L. Subramaniam Christine Salem (photo credit - Evangeline Kim)

This city-wide, multi-venue, eleven-day festival has attracted over 650,000 concert-goers and has presented more than 650 artists and ensembles from over 80 countries since it began in 1999.

Information and Resources

Various Locations, including the: Chicago Cultural Center
78 E. Washington St.
Chicago, IL 60602
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  • Free Admission; No Tickets
  • Various Hours

________________________  Public Transportation

For travel information, visit www.transitchicago.com

ParkingMillennium Garages

Parking details: Park near the music! Garage locations are Millennium Park Garage and Millennium Lakeside Garage at 5 S. Columbus Drive, Grant Park North Garage at 25 N. Michigan Ave. and Grant Park South Garage at 325 S. Michigan Ave.

Packages: $30 all-day parking /Millennium Park Garage and Millennium Lakeside Garage (regular rates apply at Grant Park North & Grant Park South Garages)

Purchase Options: pay at parking location; call 312.616.0600

Website Link: www.millenniumgarages.com

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City-wide • Various Locations • FREE Admission

Photo Gallery

Get the brochure here:

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Millennium Park Schedule

Performances include Red Baraat, La Santa Cecilia, Mahmoud Ahmed and Aziz Sahmaoui & University of Gnawa.

Ragamala: A Celebration of Indian Classical Music (Kala Ramnath pictured)

Ragamala: A Celebration of Indian Classical Music

An Indian tradition, all-night classical concerts from 8pm-8am.

Image Gallery

Image Gallery

World Music Festival Chicago Highlights (Ester Rada pictured, Photo by: Ohad Romano)

Highlights

Highlights of the 2015 World Music Festival Chicago.

Chicago Cultural Center Schedule (Paolo Angeli pictured, photo by: Nanni Angeli)

Chicago Cultural Center Schedule

Performances will take place at the historic Chicago Cultural Center

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