Illinois Music Venues

Illinois

The Great Musical Heritage of Illinois

Chicago, the music capital of Illinois, is where electric blues, jazz, house music, and R&B developed. Many Illinois musicians who have featured in the Billboard Hot 100 hail from Chicago. The city still has a thriving hip-hop and rock scene and boasts some of the biggest and the best music venues of Illinois.

The Biggest Music Venues in Illinois

Illinois, which has several world-class music venues, has been a music lover’s dream destination for years. Its venues are legendary, with interesting stories. For decades, the venues here have been staging the most revered artists and world-renowned bands. The ever-expanding music scene of Illinois calls out to music fans all over the world.

Best Places to Stay for Music Venues in Illinois

House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Grand Boulevard, Chicago, Illinois
from $38
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4.0
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House ∙ 7 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Waukegan, Waukegan Township, Illinois
from $47
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4.5
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House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
The Galena Territory, Guilford Township, Illinois
from $149
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4.6
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The Best Rock Music Venues in Chicago

Chicago is known the world over for its thriving rock scene, which embraces arena rock to indie. A journey to the bustling city is the ultimate pilgrimage for pop, indie, punk, alternative, and emo fans.

Recommended Accommodations for Music Venues in Illinois

House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Durand, Harrison Township, Illinois
from $129
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5.0
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House ∙ 5 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Creal Springs, Williamson County, Illinois
from $142
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4.7
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House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
The Galena Territory, Guilford Township, Illinois
from $103
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4.8
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The Best Electronic Music Venues in Chicago

Music in the Great Lakes area is encapsulated by the eclectic rock scene in Chicago more than any other city's. Electronic music made its debut several years ago in the Windy City, and some of the popular names associated with it include DJ Rashad, Supreme Cuts, and Gemini Club.

Top Offers for Music Venues in Illinois

House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Brussels, Point, Illinois
from $165
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House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
The Galena Territory, Guilford Township, Illinois
from $113
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4.4
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House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Rock Island, Rock Island Township, Illinois
from $167
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4.8
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