Hyde Park Summer Fest

Dates: June 3-4, 2023, Saturday – Sunday
Location: Midway Plaisance, Hyde Park, Chicago, IL
Demographics: Upscale, educated, diverse crowd of late Gen Z, Millennials and GenX
Theme: Summer Bash
Attendance: 60,000


Hyde Park’s summer celebration is back for its seventh year and is now unofficially Chicago’s fastest growing summer festival.

The Hyde Park Summer Fest is a ticketed, two-day, multi-cultural, music, food, and beverage festival that features some of the country’s top national Hip Hope and Fusion DJ’s, big name entertainment, wide variety of food , cold beer and a cocktail lounge.  

The continuous musical entertainment includes a stellar lineup of some of the best Fusion DJ’s in the region, mixing jazz, Hip Hop, rock. 

A Food Pavilion offers a wide, interesting variety of carefully selected high quality festival food; food selected to enhance the featured libations.

The event is hosted by the event division of one of Chicago’s oldest, largest and most popular liquor retailers, Kimbark Beverages.

All of this adds up to a first-class festival experience, and for sponsors – the responsive crowd and demographics are as good as it gets: higher income, college and post college educated, upwardly mobile, Millennial and GenX influencers.

Sponsorship Opportunity

The Hyde Park Summer Fest Sponsorship Benefits Menu offers a variety of ways to elevate, showcase and connect your brand to this audience of more than 60,000 upscale, educated Millennials and Gen X influencers in a relaxed and friendly setting.

A wide range of sponsorship benefits includes naming rights, media inclusion, on-site banner placement, customized promotions, on-site marketing space and more.

Events & Venues

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January Events

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February Events

Randolph Street Market

March Events

St Paddys Day Run

May Events

American Brain Tumor Walk
The Lucky 13
Do Division
Southwest Half Marathon
San Diego Taco Fest
Randolph Street Market
Taste of Mexico
Belmont-Sheffield Music Festival
Sheffield Music Festival
Lincoln Park Greek Fest

November Events

Polish Independence 10K Run/Walk
Randolph Street Market

Year Round Opportunities

Norine Smyth

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