Ravinia Festival Box Office
If you want to go see some live music, Ravinia is the place to do it! They have incredible acts come through, and you can bring your own food, wine, etc. If you do not have lawn chairs or tables, you can even rent them there! A picnic blanket is another great option for their sprawling lawns. You…
Fantastic outdoor venue during the summer. Big names come. Picnic-style or pavilion seats available.
Ravinia is a outdoor concert venue that brings in many, well known artist. Pack your lunch, get the ambiance on with a table and candles, blanket, or lawn chairs and go visit Ravinia.
Concerts in a bucolic park atmosphere. Summer home to the Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO) but has a full summer concert schedule. A must to-do if you are in Chicago during the summer. You can choose to do lawn tickets and bring your own food to picnic in the park while watching the performance or…
Outdoor music venue. Bring a blanket and a bottle of wine and enjoy some music. Get there early for the best spot and worry free parking.
“The Chicago Botanic Gardens has many acres of beautiful landscape. It is perfect for some family photos or just to get out an enjoy nature. ”
“15 mins drive to Ravinia world class music venue. Summer hang out place with family and friends. ”
“20 mins drive to beautiful Chicago Botanic garden. Free admission only pay parking. Website: www.chicagobotanic.org A must for nature lovers, this sprawling compound of foliage comprises 23 different gardens ranging from formal British rose gardens to tranquil Japanese islands. A series of waterways connect the lushly landscaped hills and acres together. The scenic vistas here rival those of the older, European gardens. Pack a lunch and spend the afternoon wandering among the sculpted shrubbery. This peaceful escape from the city is a rare find. A restaurant and cafe are on site.”