Ravinia Festival | Official Site | By Train

Dec 3, 2018

Discover the Ravinia Festival Experience

Welcome to Weekends In the Park, your gateway to the incredible Ravinia Festival! Nestled in the serene suburban neighborhood of Highland Park, just outside Chicago, Ravinia is the oldest and one of the most highly acclaimed outdoor music festivals in the United States.

Accessible by Train for Convenient Transportation

At Weekends In the Park, we understand the importance of convenience and hassle-free travel. That's why we are proud to offer easy access to Ravinia Festival by train. Skip the traffic and parking woes and embark on a stress-free journey to experience world-class performances.

Benefits of Taking the Train

When you choose to travel to Ravinia Festival by train, you unlock a range of benefits:

  • Relax and enjoy the scenic beauty of the journey
  • Eliminate the stress of finding parking
  • Reduce your carbon footprint
  • Save money on parking fees
  • Experience a seamless door-to-door transportation

The Magic of Ravinia Festival

Ravinia Festival offers a captivating ambiance, where nature intertwines with the enchanting world of music, dance, and culture. As you step into the festival grounds, you'll be greeted by lush greenery, majestic trees, and a unique open-air setting that sets the stage for an unforgettable experience.

Diverse Concerts

Experience a diverse range of concerts at Ravinia Festival. From classical symphonies and opera performances to jazz, blues, and contemporary acts, there's something for everyone. The festival hosts internationally renowned artists, emerging talents, and everything in between.

Engaging Cultural Events

In addition to the concerts, Ravinia Festival presents a variety of cultural events that showcase the richness of the arts. Immerse yourself in captivating dance performances, theatrical productions, and thought-provoking lectures. Ravinia is not just a music festival; it's a cultural hub.

Exquisite Dining Options

At Weekends In the Park, we believe that exceptional music should be complemented by extraordinary dining experiences. Ravinia Festival offers an array of dining options to satisfy every palate. From casual picnics on the lawn to elegant gourmet fare, there's a culinary delight for everyone.

Family-Friendly Atmosphere

Ravinia Festival is renowned for its family-friendly environment. Pack a blanket, bring your loved ones, and enjoy quality time together. Engage in pre-concert activities, explore the children's pavilion, and create lasting memories in a welcoming and inclusive atmosphere.

Plan Your Visit to Ravinia Festival

Make the most of your experience at Ravinia Festival by planning your visit in advance. Here's what you need to know:

Ticket Information

Secure your spot at the concerts by purchasing your tickets online through Weekends In the Park. Choose from a range of ticket options and seating locations to suit your preference. Be sure to check the festival schedule to catch your favorite artists.

Getting Here

As mentioned earlier, traveling to Ravinia Festival by train is the ideal choice. The festival grounds are conveniently located near the Ravinia Park station, easily accessible from downtown Chicago and other surrounding areas. Avoid traffic and arrive in style.

Parking and Transportation

If you prefer to drive, limited parking is available on-site and in nearby lots. However, we encourage you to consider sustainable transportation options such as train, bus, or ridesharing services for a greener and more pleasant experience.

What to Bring

Prepare for your day at Ravinia Festival by packing the essentials:

  • Blanket or lawn chairs
  • Picnic basket or snacks
  • Sunscreen and insect repellent
  • Identification and tickets

Additional Information

If you have any questions or require further assistance, our dedicated customer support team at Weekends In the Park is here to help. Feel free to contact us for inquiries related to tickets, accessibility, or any other concerns.

Join us at Ravinia Festival

Don't miss the opportunity to immerse yourself in the magic of Ravinia Festival. Connect with Weekends In the Park to experience unforgettable concerts, delightful dining, and engaging cultural events in the heart of Chicagoland. Book your tickets now and embark on an extraordinary musical journey!

Janine Sheckells
I love taking the train to Ravinia Festival. It adds to the whole experience.
Mar 30, 2023
Joe Cutter
The history and acclaim of Ravinia Festival make it a must-see attraction.
Sep 12, 2022
Judi Hembrough
I've heard so much about Ravinia Festival. Definitely on my bucket list!
Feb 5, 2022
Francesca Allegra
Ravinia is a gem just outside Chicago. Great place to escape the city buzz.
Feb 24, 2021
Yaewon Im
I'm a big fan of outdoor music festivals. Ravinia sounds like a must-visit!
Dec 5, 2020
Stuart Walker
Weekends In the Park seems like the perfect way to enjoy Ravinia Festival.
Jul 14, 2020
Jessie Boone
I appreciate the convenient location of Ravinia Festival. Easy access by train!
Apr 16, 2020
Clarence Montgomery
The article paints a beautiful picture of Ravinia Festival. Can't wait to visit! 🎵
Mar 3, 2020
Arun Subramanian
I can imagine how amazing it would be to experience Ravinia Festival firsthand.
Jan 13, 2020
Errol Peart
Highland Park's serene neighborhood is an ideal setting for Ravinia Festival.
Nov 22, 2019