Katie Bright Has Your Weekend Plans!

What's Up Chicago!

September 6, 2019



If you need weekend plans Katie Bright has you covered with everything happening in Chicago!

Chicago Bourbon & Barbecue Fest

  • Saturday, September 7th - Sunday, September 8th
  • Returning for its third year to the Roscoe Village neighborhood.
  • FIVE words: Smoked meats and bourbon whiskeys.

Forest Park Rib Fest is Saturday,

  • Saturday, September 7th 
  •  Local BBQ competition with music, games, and fun for the whole fam

24th Annual West End Arts Festival in La Grange 

  • Saturday, September 7th - Sunday, September 8th 
  • Admission to the festival is free
  • View culinary demonstrations from local chefs, enjoy wine tastings and live jazz plus kids art activities!

Renegade Craft Fair in Wicker Park

  • Saturday, September 7th - Sunday, September 8th from 11 am - 7 pm 
  • Location: Division St. between Damen Ave. & Ashland Ave. in Wicker Park
  • Marketplace of the best 400+ makers and designers, hands-on workshops, art installations, food trucks, live DJ sets, shuffleboard, drinks and cocktails

Valparaiso Popcorn Fest 

  • Saturday, September 7th
  • 45 food booths
  • Over 250 arts and crafts booths 
  • Two live music stages 

Sports this weekend:

  • The Sox play the Angels all weekend at home
  • The Cubs play the Brewers in Milwaukee