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Riot Fest

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North Lawndale »

Neighbors have warmed to the festival, which just finished a three-day run.

Downtown »

Rapper Jeremy Mitchell quit his job to drive for Lyft — and it's helped his music, he said.

West Loop »

The new festival still has that German spirit and plenty of tasty offerings.

Wicker Park »

The party is Aug. 19 at Riot Feast, the festival's pop-up restaurant.

North Lawndale »

Check out the lineup for the three-day punk rock music fest here. 

Logan Square »

Naked Raygun and Deal's Gone Bad are scheduled to perform at the memorial, which doubles as a benefit.

Near West Side »

"Sean was Riot Fest’s pillar of strength. ... And to lose him is a lonely and barren feeling." 

North Lawndale »

While some Chicagoans respected the gesture, others weren't thrilled. 

North Lawndale »

This guide and map helps you navigate the fest, which takes over Douglas Park again this weekend. 

North Lawndale »

Tickets to the after shows and two shows before the festival begins go on sale Friday. 

North Lawndale »

Single-day tickets go on sale Tuesday at noon. The festival announced additions to its lineup as well.

North Lawndale »

Days after Riot Fest announced their 2016 lineup, Morrissey's fan site said he wouldn't be playing. 

North Lawndale »

The Original Misfits, Morrissey, Ween, Rob Zombie and many more acts will play Riot Fest this year.

North Lawndale »

Riot Fest scores another notable reunion to headline the 2016 music festival in Douglas Park.

North Lawndale »

The outdoor music venue would replace a nature area and three-hole golf course, Scott said this week.