Celebrating its 12th year, the Bitter Jester Music Festival continues its 2017 summer season with the third of four preliminary rounds of the annual Battle of the Bands. The competition features some of the best up-and-coming bands from across Northern Illinois and Southern Wisconsin!
Battles take place the first four Fridays of June at Port Clinton Square in beautiful Downtown Highland Park. Professional judges select one winning band each Friday to advance to the Semi-Finals on the 4th of July. Nearly $30,000 in combined cash and prizes will be given away to Battle victors and lucky audience members!
This week’s six bands (in alhabetical order) are:
“The Browns” from Hickory Hills, Worth, and Palos Heights, IL;
“The Child of Eve” (Solo Artist Benjamin Jeffrey Groth) from St. Charles, and Northern Chicago, IL;
“Claudia Mintz” (Solo Artist) from Highland Park, IL;
“Double Identity” from LaGrange and LaGrange Highlands, IL;
“Ferine” from Madison, WI;
IWR (Idiots with Ryhum – www.facebook.com/
Come for the music and you might win some awesome raffle prizes provided by some of Downtown Highland park’s many shopping and dining establishments. Proceeds benefit the Bitter Jester Foundation for the Arts. Plus… FREE GELATO SAMPLES from Frost Gelato for concert goers!!
More info and www.BitterJesterFoundation