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Labor Day weekend is a time when friends and families gather for one last hoorah to end the summer before a combination work, school, and winter weather take over our minds. For the last  two years, the good people at React have flexed their might in and supplied Chicago with a proper way to bring an end to summer time fun. If Spring Awakening was the kick-off, then North Coast Music Festival is surely the last hoorah as the 3rd annual event happens once again Union Park. If 3 days of live music with some of the best bands/dj’s in the world, late night after shows at the Crème de la Crème of this cities music venues, and having a mandatory (for most of us) recovery day is how you’d like to go out for the  summer 2012, then grab your pass/ticket now and lets celebrate Summers Last Stand!

Red denotes picks

Pretty LightsSteve AngelloSteve Aoki

Big BoiDigitalismChuckieModestep

Rebirth Brass Band | BoomBox |Savoy

Digital Tape Machine | Van Ghost | Thundercat

Maya Jane ColesCom Truise | Wyllys

Alex Kislov | Stratus | Mario Florek | DJ SOLO

Orville Kline | Mathien | Arts of Life Band | Avi Sic

Dakota | DJ DemchukDJ IntelDJ Trew

Fleege | Wyllys & the New York Hustler Ensemble | Joe Bryl

Konrad Gainnes | Mike Zaucha | WhyB

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Union Park
1501 W Randolph St
Chicago, IL 60607
12pm – 10pm
All Ages | Rain or Shine

After Show

House of Blues Chicago
Grazmatik (Griz & Gramatik)
w/ The M Machine
10pm – 4am
$20 | 17+
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Transit
Claude VonStroke
w/ Maya James Coles & Justin Martin
10pm – 4am
$18 | 21+
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The Mid
Steve Angello
10pm – 4am
$25 | 21+
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Congress Theater
Umphrey’s McGee
9:30pm – 2am
$26.50 | 17+
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Cobra Lounge
The Rapture (DJ set)
w/ Kid Color & Gun Love
10pm – 2am
$12.50 | 21+
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