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Summer 2017 Music Events at Wrigley Field

Numerous concert events are held at Wrigley Field, six blocks from the inn, during the "warm" months of the year. For 2017, these include:

Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Thursday, June 29; Grateful Dead, Friday/Saturday, June 30/July 1; Jimmy Buffet, Saturday, July 15; James Taylor, Monday, July 17; Billy Joel, Friday, August 11; Green Day, Thursday, August 24; Lady Gaga, Friday, August 25; and Zac Brown, Saturday, August 26. We welcome concert-goers! Please understand some dates/weekends will require a three-night booking across a weekend.

The Villa Toscana is located in the very heart of the bustling Boystown/East Lakeview neighborhood. Just steps from the inn along North Halsted Street you will find an eclectic assortment of restaurants, bars, clubs, shops, and other retail spaces unique to the village. A few blocks west lies a thriving theatre district along Southport Avenue, to the south is picturesque Lincoln Park, and it is just a short walk east to Broadway, Belmont Harbor and the beaches of Lake Michigan. A 15-minute walk northwest leads you to Wrigley Field, home of the Chicago Cubs. Public transit is readily available with the #8 Halsted bus next to the inn (southbound in front of Peet's Coffee, northbound in front of Tulip) and the Red Line train station located on Addison Street next to Wrigley Field.