Taylor Street Festa Italiana, on Taylor between Loomis and Ashland, includes a main stage with three days of live music in addition to food from neighborhood restaurants and a second stage featuring music, dancers, stand-up comedy, and karaoke. A $10 donation to benefit the University Village Association is requested for admission to the festival. For more information call 312-458-9401 or go to jamfests.com.


Main Stage

5:15 Down the Line

6:30 CTA with Danny Seraphine

:30 Smithereens


Main Stage

1:15 Tony Spavone

3:30 Nora O’Connor

5:00 Chris Mills

6:30 Blue Mountain

:00 Old 97’s

Festa Stage

2:15 Vinnie Rapponi

3:30 Tradizione Vivente Dancers

4:30 Joe Martino & Luigi Lenzi


Main Stage

2:00 Jack Miuccio

3:30 Ray Sassetti Orchestra

5:30 Jimmy Damon

Festa Stage

3:00 Vinnie Rapponi

4:15 Jimmie Niteclub

Art accompanying story in printed newspaper (not available in this archive): Old 97’s.