Folk Music in the Chicago area

Folk Music News

Regular Folk Venues

Frequent Folk Venues

Occasional Folk Venues

Festivals

Feb 10-11 Chicago University of Chicago Folk Festival

Chicago Chicago Maritime Festival
Jun 2-3 Chicago Chicago Gospel Music Festival

Morton Grove Greater Chicago Jewish Festival
Jun 9-11 Chicago Chicago Blues Festival
Jun 10-11 Morris Gebhard Woods Dulcimer & Traditional Music Festival
Jun 16-17 Itasca Scottish Festival & Highland Games
Jun 22-25 Downers Grover Rotary GroveFest
Jun 30 - Jul  3
Berwyn Fitzgerald's American Music Festival
Jul 7-9 Chicago Square Roots
Jul 7-9 Chicago Irish American Heritage Festival
Jul 15-16 Evanston Evanston World Arts and Music Festival
Jul 16 Woodstock Woodstock Folk Festival
Sep 3-4
Geneva Fox Valley Folk Music & Storytelling Festival
Oct 1
Glenview Folk Fest at the Grove

Local Radio Folk Programs

Folk Dance

Folk Music Organizations