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Where Can I Shake It on the Lake?

Where Can I Shake It on the Lake?

We are located on the lakefront in downtown Chicago on Museum Campus – next door to Soldier Field

Huntington Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island
1300 S Linn White Dr
Chicago, IL 60605

About Huntington Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island:

Did you know planes used to land on this property prior to being turned into a live music venue? Located on the 91-acre Northerly Island peninsula that sticks out into Lake Michigan, Country LakeShake Festival will take place on a 30,000 seat outdoor concert venue that is used for a variety of today’s top artists. An oasis in downtown Chicago on the lakefront, Huntington Bank Pavilion is known as the “Venue with a View”. The amphitheater has spectacular views of Lake Michigan, Burnham Harbor, Soldier Field and the Chicago Skyline.



All parking lots open at 1pm.


Bike Parking:
Guests riding their bikes to the venue will be able to chain their bikes at the Bike Corral, located on the corner of Solidarity Drive and Linn White Drive.


Festival Vehicle Parking (NOT included in ticket price and parking prices subject to change):
All parking lots listed below open at 1pm, except for Adler and East Museum lots that open at 9am!
Adler Lot – $49
Closest lot to the venue, with a limited amount of available parking for standard sized vehicles only. Venue VIP’s traveling in an over-sized vehicle will be directed South Lot. First come first serve for entry into this lot.
East Museum Lot – $35
Second closest lot to the venue with a limited amount of available parking for standard sized vehicles only.
Soldier Field North Garage – $30
Enclosed parking garage for standard sized vehicles only. Tailgating of any kind is not permitted within this parking facility.
Waldron Deck – $30
Located immediately south of Soldier Field and is for standard sized vehicles only.
South Lot – $30
Located just south of the Waldron Deck and Soldier Field, this is available for over-sized and standard sized vehicles.
South Lot Oversize  – $120

Free Trolleys!

Free US99 LakeShake Shuttles!


US99 is making it even easier to get to LakeShake!


The shuttles will run continuously Friday thru Sunday 11am- 11:30pm. They will depart from two locations, and arrive at McFetridge Drive just a short walk to the Festival. McFetridge Drive is also where guests re-board after the festival for the return trip.

Millennium Stop (Beaubien and Randolph) ~ departs near Millennium Station, South Shore Line and Millennium/Grant Park Parking Garages.

Ogilvie Transportation Center Stop – Canal Street, just north of Washington Street

**Just look for the friendly US99 tour guide at each stop holding up a LakeShake sign. They will signal that you are in the right place to pick up the shuttle and assist with any questions.**



Catch a Ride!

Catch a Ride!

Picking up or dropping off?

Taking Uber to the festival?
The Uber dropoff zone will be located on McFetridge Dr. Streets surrounding Northerly Island will be closed and dropoffs in front of the festival will not be allowed.

Leaving the festival
When you’re ready to leave, walk west of Michigan Ave and Roosevelt Rd to request your ride and meet your driver. You can get there by using the pedestrian walkway and tunnel between the Shedd Aquarium and the Field Museum.


Taxi drop-off will be located along McFetridge Dr. prior to the event. Guests will be directed to Roosevelt Rd. and Michigan Ave. to receive a taxi post event.


Limos/Buses can drop-off and pickup within the turnarounds at McFetridge Dr. Please note tailgating will NOT be permitted within the turnarounds.

Taking Public Transportation?

Taking Public Transportation?

Easy to get here with Metra and CTA!

The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) has got you covered. With train and bus routes throughout the city and to both major airports, CTA is a great option. CTA Buses will also drop-off and pickup guests at the transportation center located within the East Museum Lot. Map out your route on CTA or click here to buy a CTA Visitor Pass!

Traveling from the suburbs? Metra’s commuter rail system makes it easy. Click here for the scoop on riding Metra to and from LakeShake and to see a map of nearby Metra stations. Additionally, you can hop aboard the free US99 LakeShake Shuttles if arriving at Metra’s Ogilvie Transportation Center or Millennium Station!


Hop on Board!


Hop on Board!

Hotel Shuttle Service:

If you stay at our host hotel the Hyatt McCormick Place, you can get complimentary shuttle rides to and from the festival each day! Click here to reserve your stay!

ADA Shuttle Service:

ADA shuttles are upon request within the parking lots. The shuttle will be provided to guests needing additional assistance. Guests can reach out to security patrolling the parking lots to radio for the shuttle. The shuttle will drop off at the Adler Planetarium and be able to provide service after the show, however, please be patient as it will need to wait until pedestrian traffic clears to be able to get back to the Adler drop-off for additional pickups.