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Chicago Events - World Music Festival: Free Concerts September 7-23
04 Sep 2018
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Chicago Events - World Music Festival: Free Concerts September 7-23

World Music Festival Chicago: Free Concerts, Global Sounds

Broaden your sonic horizons this month at Chicago's famous World Music Festival, a city-wide celebration of international sounds that features free performances from September 7-23. You'll find lively shows takes place at venues all across Chicago, including Millennium Park and the Chicago Cultural Center.

60 Artists, 25 Countries, 20 Venues

From Bulgarian bagpipers and Arab orchestras to Indian classical music, enjoy a global buffet of music at the World Music Festival. The event also includes a film screening with live music accompaniment, the Global Peace Picnic, and the World Dumpling Festival at Navy Pier. Browse the complete 2018 festival schedule online and plan your journey of discovery. Some of the countries represented at the festival include:

  • Sweden
  • Colombia
  • Ecuador
  • Mongolia
  • Ireland
  • Bulgaria
  • Gambia
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Argentina
  • France
  • Cuba
  • India
  • Canada
  • Morocco
  • China
  • Congo
  • Mexico 

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