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The three things you need to know today in Chicago: Fri, June 9

Written by
Time Out Chicago editors

1. Attend the largest free blues celebration in the world, the Chicago Blues Festival, at the Pritzker Pavilion tonight at 5pm. The fest lasts all weekend long.

2. Go to Andersonville Midsommarfest, which features Nordic cuisine, LGBTQ-friendly event showcases and more. The entry fee is a $10 suggested donation.

3. Dig into barbecue all weekend long at Ribfest Chicago in North Center. The entry fee is a $5 suggested donation.

For more events, check in with Time Out throughout the day.

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