AAHH FEST 2016 at Union Park

September 24, 2016
Aah fest Common Festival

Updated 9/22/16

Chicago favorite Common is bringing AAHH FEST back this fall with a bigger, better lineup. Performing at this year’s outing on Saturday is Tink and Taylor Bennett. Closing day performing artists are Ice Cube, J.Cole, The Roots, Vic Mensa, The Internet, Jeremih, and Sir the Baptist among others. The festival is broken up in two days to showcase both local and mainstream talent. Local families can come out to the community stage to enjoy performances. They can even audition for a chance to play on the mainstage, where the bigger name acts perform on September 25th. Comedian Dean Cole will host the second day. The festival takes place September 24 -25th at Union Park. Tickets are still available.

Common first started AAHH FEST in 2014. That year’s lineup included Lupe Fiasco, De La Soul, Twista, and Jennifer Hudson. AAHH FEST did not take place in 2015.

Time: 11:00 am

Tickets: Get ‘Em

Venue: Union Park

Watch the 2014 AAHH FEST Recap below:


Ashley Perez

Ashley Perez

Ashley Perez is a freelance music journalist based in Chicago. Her work has appeared on Examiner, The Crypt 1331, Chicago Innerview, Kitty Whipp, and Reality-Comics. She also runs her own music blog at Radio Not Found. Some of her favorite bands include Nirvana, The Cure, Muse, Marilyn Manson, and Green Day.