Park Ridge Pizza Fest – Come out for Great Music & Pizza, a winning combination. Enjoy headliners such as Foghat and acclaimed guitarist, Daryl Stuermer of Genesis/Phil Collins fame.
Head to Pizza Fest and celebrate with two days of delicious pizza, great live entertainment and activities for kids. Bring the whole family!
Park Ridge, a cozy, picturesque near-northwest suburb celebrates its hometown charms with saucy toppings, cool tunes and more at the inaugural Park Ridge Pizza Fest on Friday and Saturday, September 7th-8th.
Presented by the Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce, this post-Labor Day community celebration will take place in downtown Park Ridge at the intersections of South Prospect and Summit Avenues in the shadows of the art deco movie palace that is the Pickwick Theatre.
In addition to pizza pies (Georgio’s, Caponie’s Trattoria and Beggars Pizza are among the vendors) and a kids’ area with inflatables and crafts, Friday night’s music stage headliner is legendary Brit rockers Foghat while on Saturday it’s acclaimed guitarist Daryl Stuermer of Genesis/Phil Collins fame.
Fest hours are 5:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. on Friday, and Noon-10:00 p.m. on Saturday. There is a nominal suggested gate donation of $5. For more/updates visit www.chicagoevents.com; 773.868.3010. The fest’s music stage lineup as of early August is:
Friday, September 7
6:00 p.m. Diving for Dynamite (party rock)
8:30 p.m. Foghat
Saturday, September 8
Noon Serendipity (female pop/dance band)
1:30 p.m. Dario’s Dueling Pianos
3:30 p.m. Imposter Radio (Pop/Rock
5:45 p.m. JakTripper (rock)
8:15 p.m. Daryl Stuermer
September 7, Friday 5:00pm – 10:00pm & Saturday, 12:00pm – 10pm, right by the train station in Uptown Park Ridge.