The Big Weekend Adds Boozy Brunch Featuring Vince Herman


The inaugural The Big Weekend event will take place at multiple venues around Chicago between Thursday, October 4 – Saturday, October 6. Umphrey’s McGee, Lettuce and The Motet are just a few of the acts scheduled to perform in the Windy City over the course of The Big Weekend. Organizers Silver Wrapper, Live Nation and JAM Productions added a “Boozy Brunch” to the festivities.

The special boozy brunch event will be held at The Frontier in Chicago on Saturday, October 6 starting at 11 a.m. CT. Vince Herman of Leftover Salmon will perform an acoustic set at the event. Tickets go on sale via CID Entertainment on Wednesday, September 12 at 10 a.m. CT and include bottomless drinks and buffet style brunch.

The Big Weekend 2018 Concerts

Thursday, October 4

Lettuce @ Concord Music Hall

Friday, October 5

  • Emancipator Ensemble & Papadosio @ The Riviera Theatre (Early)
  • The Revolution @ Park West (Early)
  • Spafford @ House Of Blues (Early)
  • The Motet & Special Guests @ Concord Music Hall (Late)

Saturday, October 6

  • Big Boozy Brunch Featuring Vince Herman @ The Frontier
  • Umphrey’s McGee @ Aragon Ballroom (Early)
  • Leftover Salmon & Amy Helm @ Park West (Early)
  • Spafford @ House Of Blues (Late)
  • SunSquabi & The Russ Liquid Test @ Concord Music Hall (Late)