An Invitation to the Blues
And more live music.
We’ve got the best bets for when the work week is over and you're ready to get out. Check our picks for the activities to hit.
2. THE SENSATIONS
Where/When: 6:30-8:30 p.m. Saturday at Darien Community Park, 7100 Clarendon Hills Rd.
Why Go: Classic rock, R&B and rock under the stars. Bring lawn chairs or blankets and pack a picnic basket.
3. HARRY GARNER BLUES BAND
Where/When: 9 p.m. Saturday at the Harlem Ave. Lounge, 3701 S. Harlem Ave., Berwyn.
Why Go: Old-time blues band combines the feel of Mississippi juke joints and post-war Chicago blues.
Pricing: $6 cover.
4. FAMILY BLUES FEST
Where/When: Noon-6 p.m. Sunday at Robert E. Coulter, Jr., American Legion Post 1941, 900 S. La Grange Rd., La Grange.
Why Go: Five live bands. All proceeds go to the Heal With Love Foundation to support kidney donors.
5. GARAGE BAND U CONCERT
Where/When: 3-5 p.m. Sunday at Q Billiards, 8109 S. Cass Ave., Darien.
Why Go: The summer semester is over. Pre-teen, teen and adult groups will perform.