Chicago Mayfest 2013 happens May 17, 18 and 19 in Lakeview at 3100 North Ashland Avenue. Headliners this year are 16 Candles (80s rock tribute band) on Friday, Too White Crew (90s hip hop tribute group) on Saturday and This Must be the Band (Talking Heads tribute band) on Sunday.
This Mayfest is a general neighborhood festival for the Lakeview neighborhood. It’s not to be confused with Maifest in Lincoln Square happening around the same time, which is a festival to celebrate German culture, food and entertainment.
Friday hours are 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., while Saturday and Sunday hours are 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Admission is $10.