Every year, the Windy City Smokeout festival takes over Chicago, bringing together some of the best BBQ, country music, and craft beer the city has to offer. This four-day festival is the ultimate summer celebration, and a must-visit for anyone who loves good food, good drinks, and good times.
One of the biggest draws of the Windy City Smokeout is the BBQ, with top pitmasters from across the country serving up delicious slow-smoked meats and other classic barbecue dishes. Whether you’re a fan of brisket, ribs, or pulled pork, there’s something for everyone at this festival, and you can wash it all down with a cold craft beer from one of the many local and national breweries on hand.
In addition to the food, the Windy City Smokeout also features a lineup of top country music acts, with performances taking place on multiple stages throughout the festival grounds. With both established and up-and-coming artists taking the stage, there’s always a great mix of old favorites and new discoveries to enjoy.
Beyond the food and music, this is also a great opportunity to explore to see the United Center. The place Michael Jordan called home.
Whether you’re a die-hard BBQ fan, a country music lover, or just looking for a fun day out, this is the perfect festival for you. With its lively atmosphere, delicious food, and exciting entertainment, it’s the ultimate summer celebration and a true showcase of all that makes Chicago great. So be sure to mark your calendars and head down to the Riverfront to join in the fun!