The Lollapalooza Music Festival is one of the most highly anticipated events of the year. Each summer, music fans from all over the world flock to Chicago to experience four days of non-stop music at this iconic festival.
Lollapalooza is back in full force this year, with more than 170 shows scheduled for eight stages in Chicago’s lakefront park during the last weekend of July, according to a press release issued in March. Also on the lineup are food from 35 chefs and restaurants, including vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free alternatives. In addition, Kidzapalooza will host more than 50 family-friendly activities.
Lollapalooza Music Festival 2022
This year’s lineup is sure to please everyone, with acts like Metallica, Green Day, Dua Lipa, and Machine Gun Kelly took the stage. If you’re looking for a music festival that offers something for everyone, look no further than Lollapalooza!
Lollapalooza Dates & Lineup
Lollapalooza 2022 will be 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Thursday, July 28 to Sunday, July 31 in Grant Park.
Thursday, July 28, 2022
Metallica, Lil Baby, Big Sean, Billy Strings, Zhu, 100 Gecs, Still Woozy, Ashnikko, Black Coffee, Manchester Orchestra, Tove Lo, Caroline Polachek, MK, Remi Wolf, Zach Bryan, PinkPantheress, Chris Lorenzo, Role Model, Inhaler, Sam Fender and more.
Friday, July 29, 2022
Dua Lipa, Machine Gun Kelly, Glass Animals, Don Toliver, Rezz, King Princess, Girl in Red, Liquid Stranger, Clozee, Royal Blood, Cordae, Bob Moses, Coi Leray, Tinashe, Muna, Wet Leg, Glaive, Sofaygo, The Regrettes, LP Giobbi, Whipped Cream and more.
Saturday, July 30, 2022
Tomorrow X Together, J. Cole, Kygo, Jazmine Sullivan, Kaskade, Idles, Turnstile, Wallows, YG, GLXST, Duke Dumont, Willow, Chelsea Cutler, Coin, Fletcher, Sidepiece, Dashboard Confessional, Larry June, Gracies Abrams, Jax Jones, Griff, Mariah the Scientist, Gayle and more.
Sunday, July 31, 2022
J-Hope, Green Day, Jane’s Addiction, The Kid Laroi, Charli XCX, Dominic Fike, Denzel Curry, Polo & Pan, Maneskin, Local Natives, The Marias, John Summit, Banks, Gordo, Beach Bunny, Goth Babe, Atliens, Young Nudy, James Hype, Habstrakt, Kennyhoopla and more.
Tickets For Lollapalooza Music Festival
Ticket prices for Lollapalooza start at $125 for a 1-day general admission pass. The 1-Day GA Ticket allows you to attend the Grant Park Festival for Thursday, Friday, Saturday, or Sunday in 2022 and includes:
- Over 170 shows on eight stages from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m., ranging from 11 stages!
- Over 35 award-winning chefs and restaurants provide delicious, nutritious meals for purchase at the market. Vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free choices are all available.
- Bars, concessions, and specialty Cocktail Lounges
- Free Water stations
- Secure lockers with charging capabilities for rent
You can also purchase VIP or Platinum tickets, which offer access to:
- Lolla Lounge Deck Hosted by IHG ® Hotels & Resorts features elevated viewing platforms with exceptional sightlines of the north and south main stages
- The Lolla Lounges North and South include plush seating, shade, and luxury restrooms for a more comfortable experience.
- Golf cart shuttle services will be provided between the Lolla Lounges
- Dedicated entrance into the festival
Food Options at Lollapalooza Music Festival
The Lollapalooza food court, known as Chow Town, is located on the main level of the convention center and features a diverse selection of dinner and dessert dishes with a local Chicago focus. They serve food from some of Chicago’s most popular restaurants, including Big Star, Portillo’s, and Franks ‘n’ Dawgs.
Chow Town is the perfect place to refuel after a long day of dancing and listening to music. They have a wide variety of food options to choose from, so you’re sure to find something to your taste. There are also a few vegetarian and vegan options available.
Lollapalooza Music Festival Venue
The Lollapalooza music festival is held at Grant Park in Chicago, Illinois. The event takes place over four days and features more than 170 different musical acts.
Grant Park is a beautiful setting for the festival, with its scenic views of Lake Michigan and the city skyline. The park also has a rich history — it was the site of the first-ever Lollapalooza music festival in 1991.
Parking at Lollapalooza Music Festival
Millennium Garages is located beneath Grant Park, Millennium Park, and Maggie Daley Park, making it the easiest garage to park at when going to Lollapalooza. Millennium Lakeside & Millennium Park Garage are the most accessible garages for avoiding traffic congestion and having easy access to Michigan Avenue and Lake Shore Drive. 5 South Columbus Drive (between Jackson Drive & Monroe Street) is also a good option for parking.
Two-Day parking starts at just $37.80 when you enter promo code LOLLAEX at check-out.
Accommodations at Lollapalooza Music Festival
If you’re coming in from out of town, there are a few different ways to find accommodation. Lollapalooza has an official hotel partner, Hilton, which offers a limited number of rooms at a discounted rate for festival-goers. You can also book a room through Airbnb or another vacation rental site.
Whether you’re a first-time Lollapalooza attendee or a seasoned vet, there’s always something new to discover at this world-renowned music festival. With such an incredible lineup announced for 2022, it’s sure to be another unforgettable year.
We suggest you plan ahead and start making your festival preparations early to ensure you don’t miss a single moment of the action. Stay tuned to the Lollapalooza website and social media channels for updates as more information becomes available.
Lollapalooza is one of those rare festivals that truly has something for everyone.