Lollapalooza Sunday: 4-day music festival wraps up at Grant Park with Green Day headliner; Lil Durk injured on stage Saturday

Lollapalooza Sunday: 4-day music festival wraps up at Grant Park with Green Day headliner; Lil Durk injured on stage Saturday

CHICAGO (TOC) — Hundreds of individuals are at Grant Park Sunday for the ultimate evening of Lollapalooza 2022.

The evening’s headliner is the band “Inexperienced Day,” to wrap up the favored the music pageant.

Mayor Lori Lightfoot additionally appeared on stage earlier than J-Hope’s efficiency Sunday evening to announce a 10-year deal to proceed internet hosting Lollapalooza in Chicago, with a potential five-year extension.

“That is 10 extra years of music, of arts, of assist from the Metropolis of Chicago,” the mayor mentioned.

She added that it’ll additionally deliver $4 billion in financial affect.

The occasion has taken place in Chicago for the final 17 years.

“Lollapalooza continues to be one of many largest and most iconic music festivals on the planet and one of many longest-running in the US,” in response to the mayor’s workplace.

Occasion organizers additionally introduced dates for Lollapalooza 2023 on Twitter Sunday evening, saying, “ebook your lodge NOW.”

The favored music pageant will return to Grant Park August 3-6, 2023.

There was an elevated police presence inside and out of doors of Grant Park to make sure everybody’s security. To this point, the pageant has been capable of go on with none main incidents, in addition to stories of minor thefts and intoxicated attendees.

One of many performers, Lil Durk, was additionally injured, the rapper posted on Instagram Sunday.

“Because of the incident that occurred at Lollapalooza in Chicago on stage, I’ma take a break & deal with my well being. I completed my efficiency yesterday for my followers. Recognize y’all,” he posted.

Durk Derrick Banks, identified professionally as Lil Durk, shared a photograph of himself on carrying a gauze patch over his proper eye.

No additional particulars had been launched. ABC7 reached out to occasion organizer however have not heard again but.

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The four-day occasion brings folks close to and much. One girl even traveled all the best way from Canada for the ultimate evening of Lolla.

“Oh my gosh! The power right here is simply so superb,” mentioned Deanna Stewart, who traveled from Canada. “Everybody was truly so pleasant and, as at all times, J-Hope is the best way to go!”

“It is at all times good to come back to Lolla and produce town collectively from the world to Chicago, you realize? So it at all times feels good,” added fellow attendee, Roy French.

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Many attendees are hoping that good feeling stays for years to come back.

Competition organizers mentioned they’re hoping a contract settlement is reached quickly with the Metropolis of Chicago.

If you have not made it out to jam out but, the pageant wraps up Sunday at 10 p.m.

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Even if you cannot make it to Lollapalooza this weekend, you’ll be able to nonetheless benefit from the pageant dwell on Hulu.

The Walt Disney Co. is the guardian firm of Hulu and this ABC station.

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