4:30PM | Polkaholics
Friday | 6:30PM
2:15PM | The Astronomer
Saturday | 7:00PM
11:30PM | Wiggleworms with Lisa Joy DeRosia
Sunday | 5:30PM
2:45PM | Frozen Ground Band
1:00PM | Hurricane Reggae Band
Prince Tribute by
Robert Cornelius & Friends
Meat the Headliners
11:00AM | Laura Doherty & the Heartbeats
3:00PM | Four Star Brass Band
3:45PM | Funkadesi
4:45PM | Yoko & the Oh No's
11:00AM | School of Rock Highwood
6:00PM | Prince Produced Music via DJ Numinous Radio
1:15PM | Crimson Octopus Society
12:30PM | ShooBooty
Countdown to the
2017 Chicago Hot Dog Fest
Food and drink are available for purchase using Dog Dollars. Purchase Hot Dog Dollars in advance and save up to 20%!
What is a dog dollar?
Treat Dog Dollars as you would normal currency, $20USD = $20 Dog Dollars. Hot dogs range in price from $4 - $8 dog dollars.
Can I purchase dog dollars at the festival?
Of course, but the discount is only available before the fest begins. Relish these savings and stock up today!
So, just how does this work?
Flashy's Hot Dogs
Frannie's Beef & Catering
Meat the Vendors
Baked Cheese Haus
Big Bob & Fritzy's
Byron's Hot Dogs
Chicago's Dog House
Dog House Grill
Taco in a Bag
where can I find all this deliciousness?
The festival is held at Stockton and LaSalle Drive. Limited public parking is located one block north of the Museum at Stockton and LaSalle Street.
The festival is easily accessed via CTA bus routes 22, 36, 73, 72, 151 and 156. Visit the CTA website for public transportation information and directions using 1701 N. Stockton Drive, 60614 as your destination.
On the Speaker's Stage
1:00 PM | A Four Star Flag
2:00 PM | Dogs, Diamonds, Wieners & Losers: Baseball in Chicago
3:00 PM | A Trip through the 1893 Chicago World's Fair
4:00 PM | Stockyard Saga: When Chicago Ruled the Meatpacking Industry
5:00 PM | BBQ Dressing: Fashion's Move to the Backyard
1:00 PM | The Vienna Beef Hot Dog Hall of Fame
2:00 PM | In Defense of Ketchup
3:00 PM | The Hot Dog Stand: Yellow Signs & Red-White-and-Blue Values
4:00 PM | The Chicago Hot Dog: An Urban Icon
Use code MEMHDF17 to save $10 off any level of membership, and receive $5 FREE Dog Dollars when you check in at the fest!
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