2022 Lake Forest Music Festival

220 E Deerpath Rd, Lake Forest, IL 60045, USA

2022 Lake Forest Music Festival

220 E Deerpath Rd, Lake Forest, IL 60045, USA


The Friends of Lake Forest Parks and Recreation present the Lake Forest Music Festival featuring Tequila and Tacos.


Those looking to enjoy music, food, and kids activities want to head to the parking lot behind City Hall. This year's event will feature Tacos, tequila, beer and wine pavilion, live bands on two stages, as well as games and activities for the kids.

There is no better food companion to tequila than tacos – and this year's festival theme does not disappoint. At least four chefs, of all types, offer up their signature dishes which can be consumed in comfort in the seating area.

The tequila tasting pavilion is offering more than 12 types of tequila for tasting, along with craft cocktails – and beer and wine.

Oakwood Stage Entertainment:
3:00pm – TBD          
4:00pm – Blackberry Jam      

7:45pm – Bruce in the USA

City Hall Stage Entertainment:
5:45pm – Brass Buckle
9:30pm – Maddie & Tae


Ticket Details:

  • General Admission - Youth: $20 - 6-20 years-old (Kids 5 and under are free) Price increases to $25 day of event.
  • General Admission - Adult: $40 - 21+ Price increases to $50 day of event.
  • VIP Adult Pass: $150 (Includes admission, dinner platter, souvenir beverage mug, craft cocktails, beer and wine).  Price increases to $200 day of event.
  • VIP Youth Pass: $50 (includes admission, dinner platter, non-alcoholic beverages. Must supplement an Adult or Family Pass). Price increases to $75 day of event.
  • VIP Family Pass: $400 (Includes 2 Adult and 2 Youth passes, Premier Parking Pass). Price increases to $500 day of event. At gate purchase does not include premier parking.
  • Premier Parking Pass: $50 (Park next to the venue. Limited Availability.)

*This is a "Rain or Shine" event. All tickets sales are non-refundable. All proceeds after festival expenses are used to support programs of the Lake Forest Parks and Recreation Department. Thank you for your support!

All tickets include all day in/out privileges.

Parking lots and Lake Forest METRA station is 2-4 blocks of the venue.

No Coolers - Food and Beverages available for purchase.

Children 5 and younger are free.


About the Event:

Created by the Friends of Lake Forest Parks and Recreation Foundation this event is open to anyone that enjoys Music, Food and Kids activities. The Lake Forest Music Festival is a community event and fundraiser completely run by volunteers to provide a safe and fun environment for families. We are so grateful to our sponsors who have helped make this event a reality! If you would like to sponsor this event or other future events, please visit our Donate page.