Commemorating the iconic street festival’s 22nd Anniversary, Star Events and WLCO will bring together the biggest and brightest names in Chicago dining, featuring over 16 restaurants exemplary for delectable menus and irresistibly unique flavors. Silver Wrapper has curated a list of the nation’s hottest up-and-coming bands and musicians, as well as the biggest names in Chicago house music, performing on two stages and a DJ stage, to entertain guests on their culinary adventure.
Entrance to the festival is a suggested $10 donation. Taste of Randolph benefits the West Loop Community Organization, which has been advocating for the West Loop neighborhood since 1991, supporting local businesses and economic development. You can also purchase VIP tickets here.
Live Music & Entertainment
The Full Lineup
DJ LineupYou can find these great DJ's at the Taste of Randolph DJ stage!
Friday, JUNE 15th
9:00PM Mayer Hawthorne
7:30PM Wax Tailor (solo set + guests)
6:00PM Rich Jones
5:00PM Wild Earp & The Free For Alls
9:00PM Trevor Hall
6:00PM Bay Ledges
5:00PM Pino Farina Band
WLCO DJ Tent
8:45PM Psycho B! Valerie
7:30PM Teri Bristol
6:00PM Milty Evans
5:00PM Bassment Tapes
Saturday, JUNE 16th
9:00PM Allen Stone
7:30PM Mondo Cozmo
4:30PM Joe Marcinek Band
1:30PM Heather Horton
12:00PM Bossa Tres
9:00PM Chicano Batman
7:30PM Moon Hooch
4:30PM Natalie Cressman Band
3:00PM Jennifer Hartswick & Nick Cassarino
1:30PM Waiting For Henry
12:00PM Charlie Otto & Kasey Foster
WLCO DJ Tent
8:45PM Jose Marquez
7:30PM David Montoya
6:15PM David Sabat
5:00PM Parlant Parlant
3:45PM Jay Medina
2:30PM Timothy Triplett
1:15PM Zac Jones
Sunday, June 17th
9:00PM The Devil Makes Three
7:30PM Everything Everything
4:30PM The Vegabonds
1:30PM Carla Prather
12:00PM Local Motive
9:00PM Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real
7:30PM Family & Friends
6:00PM The Lil Smokies
4:30PM Andy Frasco & The U.N.
1:30PM Chicago Samba
WLCO DJ Tent
8:45PM DJ Sabine Blazin
7:30PM Julius The Mad Thinker
6:15PM Sean Alvarez
3:45PM Madrid Perry
2:30PM Rae Chardonnay
Dr. Nasar Rustom brings the culture, art, and splendor of Alhambra, Spain to the city of Chicago with Alhambra Palace.
Bar Siena offers regional Italian fare taking inspiration from La Taverna in Siena, Italy and sister restaurant Siena Tavern.
Chef Kim and his expert team at bellyQ use only the finest seasonal and locally sourced ingredients with flavor that satisfy your belly.
Chicken Shop is the home of rotisserie-cooked, free-range birds sourced from Pine Manor Farm in Indiana.
City Winery strives to deliver the highest-end combined culinary and cultural experience to their customers.
CONE is family-owned and operated ice cream shop in Chicago. They serve high quality ice cream with an Irish flair.
Forno Rosso is returning to Taste of Randolph with with their wood-burning pizzas with artful neapolitan pizza crusts.
Nicholas Quality Meats: a neighborhood butcher shop with fresh cuts of pork, beef, lamb & more, known for gyros & kebabs.
The Backdoor Saloon is Chicago’s only Farm To Table Burger Bar dedicated to wholesome Grass-Fed beef, Free-Range turkey and local farm fruits and vegetables.
La Sardine serves classic French comfort food & drinks.
Guests will see a globally inspired menu at MAD Social with a New American twist that offers something for everyone
Evoking old-world charm, Publican Quality Meats is a butcher shop, neighborhood café, bakery and gourmet market, aptly located in Chicago’s meatpacking district.
Ronero is a new Latin American restaurant and rum bar.
Roister’s food is rooted in primal cooking techniques combined with modern technology.
Getting to Taste of Randolph
GETTING TO 900 WEST RANDOLPH
900 West Randolph St. Chicago, IL
FROM CTA TRAINS
Taste of Randolph takes place at the corner of Randolph & Peoria Avenue, most convenient to the Morgan stop on Green & Pink lines, or on the Clinton stop of the Blue Line
FROM CTA BUSES
The CTA #8 bus is your best bet if you’re coming from the north or south of 900 West Randolph. For more detailed directions we recommend searching on Google Maps.
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