August 1, 2014 - August 3, 2014
Look up the word "lollapalooza" and you'll find this definition: an extraordinary thing; an outstanding example. You won't find any other music festival with a more fitting moniker than Lollapalooza, Chicago's grandest stage for music legends from across the globe. Each year in August, some of the top names in alternative, hip hop, punk and pop join more than 100 bands and musicians in Grant Park to bring you one loud, heart-stopping 3-day event.
- Friday: Eminem, Arctic Monkeys, Lorde, Zedd, and more
- Saturday: Outkast, Calvin Harris, Foster the People, Krewella, and more
- Sunday: Kings of Leon, Skrillex, The Avett Brothers, Sebastian Ingrosso, and more
Numerous interactive activites are at your fingertips every day of this festival!
Enjoy eco-friendly shopping, farm-to-festival bites, and explore ways you can take action to support some great causes in this special area during Lolla.
What's a festival without food? Some of our city's best dining spots set up shop for three days to help feed your hunger!
Lollapalooza is for kids too! With workshops, activities and music all day long, Kidzapalooza is a festival within a festival.
Official Lolla Aftershows
The party doesn't stop in Grant Park! Extend your Lolla experience into downtown Chicago almost every night of the week. These special shows give you a chance to see even more of your favorite Lollapalooza 2014 bands.
Photo credit: Ashley Garmon; Cambria Harkey; Matt Ellis; Dave Mead; Jack Edinger