Bring the family to Ridge Fest July 26-29 in Chicago Ridge and stay at the nearby and affordable Motel 6 Chicago Hotel at Alsip!

Come out and enjoy this southside summer tradition with great food, rockin’ entertainment, and fun for the whole family! Ridge Fest was voted “Best Neighborhood Festival 2016” by the Daily Southtown! Be sure to check out the Merchant Lane featuring everything from hand-crafted items to light-up toys. Also, don’t forget to bring your appetite and indulge in one or all the goodies brought to you by Restaurant Row. We will have something for everyone, from burgers and fries, to funnel cakes and ice cream! And to wash it all down we will have lemonade as well as adult beverages supplied by Hayes Beer.

Enjoy laser light shows, a spectacular firework show on Sunday night, tons of carnival rides for kids and parents who groove on their inner kid, a petting zoo along Animal Avenue, a beer and lemonade garden, a show by Nitro Joe Science, the Jesse White Tumblers, the Babaloo Musical (for kids), magic, Balloon Dude Dale, Circus Boy, a reptile show and much more!

And music: JW and the Wannabees, Rod Tuff Curls and the Bench Press, Wedding Banned, Hillbilly Rock Stars, the Hair Band Night and many more!

Ridge Fest is located at 10455 Ridgeland Avenue in Chicago Ridge. Tickets available at the door.

The Motel 6 Chicago Hotel at Alsip, just minutes away from the Tri-State Tollway and Ridge Fest, features very affordable room rates, including special AAA and AARP discounts. Enjoy the free breakfast and fitness room. Free parking. Call the property direct at 708-371-5600.