Grant Park Summer Shade Festival
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Stay shady, in a good way, at the Grant Park Summer Shade Festival. The giant beech, maple, and oak trees that pepper the neighborhood generate enough shade to keep everyone comfortably cool. Festival fixtures such as the 5K Run for the Park, and a bountiful artists market returning this year. Festival eats include a diverse mix of local food trucks such as A Haute Cookie, Bhojanic Restaurant, and Buteco. The Cherokee Stage features performances by the Rock*A*Teens, David Barbe, Roxy Watson, Blair Crimmins, and more. Christopher Paul Stelling, Hunter Callahan, Marshall Ruffin are among the bands performing on the Meadow Stage.
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