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No outside food or beverage will be allowed.

No coolers, large lawn chairs, umbrellas, or grilling will be allowed on festival grounds.
All bags will be searched upon entry. No Exceptions.

Small lawn chairs and blankets may be used in a designated area only.

By entering the festival grounds, you understand that your image may be captured and may be used in photos or videos by the AAHH FEST! Producers.

Union Park is located at 1501 W. Randolph
The Entrance to the AAHH! FEST will be on Ashland, between Washington and Lake streets.

LINE-UP

COMMUNITY SHOWCASE
Hosted by Rhymefest, and in partnership with Donda’s House Inc. The Community Stage will showcase young talent representing music education and arts from across the city. Hundreds of acts have auditioned throughout the year, and this line-up will be the best of Chicago… it’s a community celebration! With a Special Performance by Diggy Simmons!


AAHH! FEST MAIN STAGE
Featuring COMMON: LUPE FIASCO: DE LA SOUL: MC LYTE: JAY ELECTRONICA: Lil HERB: AND MORE….plus VERY SPECIAL SURPRISE GUEST! AND… Hosted by Comedian DAVE CHAPPELLE.

Festival Guide

Age

The COMMUNITY STAGE (10:00am – 1:00pm) is open to all ages.
The MAIN STAGE (4:00pm – 11:00pm) is open to ages 18 and older.
Proper identification will be required.

Alcohol

No alcohol will be allowed into the Park. All purses, backpacks, bags will be searched upon entry. No exceptions. Alcohol may not be purchased by or served to anyone under 21.

Grilling

There will be no grilling allowed on festival grounds.

Hours

The Park will open at 9:30am and close at 1:30pm
The Park will re-open at 3:30pm and close at 11:30pm.

Media

All media inquires and requests for credentials should be sent to media@aahhfest.com or call 844-312-AAHH.

Medical

It is important to stay hydrated and to eat throughout the day; if you need medical assistance please visit the Wellness Tent. There will also be Wellness Team members walking around the festival grounds in bright Orange shirts. Please let them know if you or someone near you needs assistance.

Photography

No video recorders and no cameras with detachable lenses will be allowed.

Parking

Street parking is available around the Park, but it is limited. Public transportation is strongly suggested. The Park is close walking distance (2 mins) from the Green Line, Ashland-Lake stop.

Prohibited Items

Glowsticks, large lounge chairs, tents, knives or anything deemed a weapon, video or audio recording devices, professional cameras, pets, food, glass containers, aerosol cans of ANY kind, drugs or drug paraphernalia, unauthorized solicitations, handbills, sampling or giveaways.

Re-entry

There will be no re-entry into the Park.

Refunds

There will be no refunds issued for tickets. If you cannot attend, you may give your ticket to another guest. Note, each ticket will only scan once; duplicate tickets are will not be accepted.

Weather

The AAHH Fest will proceed Rain or Shine! If rain is in the forecast, please dress accordingly, however, umbrellas are not allowed on the festival grounds. Please understand that we will do our best to continue the show; however if there is extreme inclement weather that poses a threat to artists or festival attendees, the organizers reserve the right to delay or cancel any part of the show, without refunds.

Zero Tolerance

Possessing or using any illegal substances outside or inside of the festival grounds will not be tolerated. Narcotics officers, security, and staff will be working in and around Union Park enforcing all drug-related laws. Violators in possession of illegal substances will be prosecuted. If you appear to be intoxicated at the entrance of the festival, security will not allow you to enter the Park. Event Producers reserves the right to refuse entry to anyone.

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Contact Us

For media: media@aahhfest.com
For sponsorship: info@aahhfest.com
Or Call 844-312-AAHH