WINDY CITY TIMES
||Inaugural 'River North Live' taking place June 24-26
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River North Residents Association announced that its annual festival, formerly Taste of River North, will return with a new venue, date and concept for 2022.
Taking place June 24-26, River North Live will feature world-class artists including The Calling (best known for the hit "Wherever You Will Go), and emo/pop-punk DJ Emo Night Brooklyn, among others.
River North Live will take place at theMART's River Park, located adjacent to the landmark building's South entrance. Guests will enjoy a variety of musical acts throughout the weekend while taking advantage of food and drink offerings from River North and beyondall against a backdrop of Chicago's architecture and river views.
For more information, including the full performance lineup and more, visit www.rivernorthlive.com . River North Live is supported by Q101 Chicago, East Bank Club, Lagunitas Disorderly Teahouse, Beatbox, NRG and Beam Suntory's On the Rocks; Duff Entertainment is producing it.
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