Des Plaines Fall Fest is being held Fri.-Sun., Sept. 13-15, 2013. The festival is being held at Lake Park in Des Plaines, in the northwest suburbs of Chicago, Ill.. The festival features entertainment, carnival rides, music, food and activities for kids.
For more festivals in the Chicago area this weekend, please see: Chicago area family friendly festivals weekend Sept. 12-15.
Attractions include the carnival, wine garden, KidZone, County Fair Tent, Pony rides, Bags tournament, consumer expo and the car show. Food and beer will be available for sale.
The carnival rides are a big attraction at the carnival. Visitors can get unlimited carnival rides for $20 on Sat. and Sun. (noon-4 p.m.).
Live music from area bands will rock the crowds on Fri. (6:30-10:45 p.m.), Sat. (12:30-10:45 p.m.) and Sun.(noon-8 p.m.). The band lineup includes:
- Fri: JakTripper and Vintage Blue.
- Sat.: Sol Azteca, North of Eight, Jin & Tonic, Lounge Puppets and Your Villain My Hero.
- Sun.: Artistry in Motion, Dan Tedesco, 7th Heaven and Tony Lucca ("The Voice").
Des Plaines Fall Fest is held at Lake Park, 2200 Lee Street in Des Plaines. Admission and parking is free. See the Des Plaines Fall Fest flyer for additional information.