The North Side Summerfest is one of the largest street fests in North Center (along with Ribfest) and is back again this year to cook up plenty of hot dogs. Local eateries Sola, Byron’s Mrs. Murphy & Sons, Chubby Weiners and Chicago Dog House will serve their own variations of a sausage in a bun.
Also, the festival will hold an amateur Hot Dog Eating Contest on Sunday at 2 p.m.
DATES: August 17, 18 and 19
HOURS: Friday 5 p.m. – 10 p.m. | Saturday 12 p.m. – 10 p.m. | Sunday 12 p.m. – 9p.m.
LOCATION: Lincoln Ave at Irving Park
CTA: El Brown Line to Irving Park
SUGGESTED DONATION: $5