CHICAGO EVENTS: Bon Jovi, Kid Rock, Wicker Park Fest, Chicago Luxury Ice Cream Festival, July 30 to August 1 in the Weekend Wrap

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Friday, July 30.

Cool idea for a hot summer weekend.  The Chicago Luxury Ice Cream Festival brings sweet treats by gourmet artisans, live demonstrations, workshops and more to the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum. 2430 N. Cannon Drive.  $25, 7:00p.m. to 10:00p.m. Through tomorrow.  847 609 4660.

FIESTA DEL SOL rocks the Pilsen area with live music, D.Js, arts and crafts and more.  Alcohol-free, 11a.m. to 11p.m. Free admission.  Cermak Road and Loomis Street.  Through Sunday.

The 20th annual SERB FEST features, food, music and culture on the grounds of Holy Resurrection Serbian Orthodox Cathedral.  $5 donation. 5p.m. to midnight. 5701 N. Redwood Drive.  Through Sunday. 

Grant Park Orchestra performs at Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park.  Free. 6:30p.m. 100 N. Michigan. 312 742 7638.

baseball-40.jpgThe red-hot CHICAGO WHITE SOX take on the Oakland Athletics at US Cellular Field.  7:10p.m.  333 W. 35th St. www.whitesox.com

Saturday, July 31.


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WICKER PARK FEST kicks off today on Milwaukee Avenue between North Avenue and Wood.  Look for all the usual festival fun with vendor-lined streets, neighborhood eats, drinks, art, crafts and other assorted tchotchkes plus three stages of live music.  There is also a family-friendly area with special activities for the kids.  Today's headliners: Cap'n Jazz, Holy F***, and LA Riots. $5 donation. Noon to 10:00p.m. Through tomorrow.

The LINCOLN PARK ARTS AND MUSIC FESTIVAL features arts and crafts from close to 100 artists along with live music, food and drink.  Racine Avenue between Fullerton and Webster.  $7 donation. Noon to 10:00p.m.  Through tomorrow.

FIESTA DEL SOL rocks the Pilsen area with live music, D.Js, arts and crafts and more.  Alcohol-free, 11a.m. to 11p.m. Free admission.  Cermak Road and Loomis Street. Through tomorrow.

The 20th annual SERB FEST continues today with food, music and culture on the grounds of Holy Resurrection Serbian Orthodox Cathedral.  $5 donation. Noon to midnight. 5701 N. Redwood Drive. Through tomorrow.

It's the red-hot CHICAGO WHITE SOX and the Oakland A's at the Cell.  6:05p.m.

333 W. 35th St.

BON JOVI and KID ROCK make a two night stop in Chicago on their Circle the World Tour.  7p.m.  Soldier Field, 1410 S. Museum Campus Drive.  $12-$500.  800 745 3000.  www.bonjovi.com

Grant Park Orchestra performs at Jay Pritzker Pavillion in Millennium Park.  Free. 7:30p.m. 100 N. Michigan. 312 742 7638.

Ravinia Festival in Highland Park pulls out all the stops with a salute to Sondheim at 80Patti LuPone headlines.  7p.m. $24-$125, Green Bay Road, just North of Lake Cook. 

Cool idea for a hot summer weekend.  The Chicago Luxury Ice Cream Festival brings sweet treats by gourmet artisans, live demonstrations, workshops and more to the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum. 2430 N. Cannon Drive. 7:00p.m. to 10:00p.m.  847 609 4660.

Roller Derby Fun with The Rollers.  The Windy City Rollers All-Stars wheel into the UIC Pavilion to take on the Boston Massacre at 7:30p.m.  The Rollers other traveling team, Second Wind will compete at  6:00p.m. 1150 W. Harrison. 312 413 5740.  800 745 3000.

Navy Pier FIREWORKS at 10:15p.m.  Wednesdays and Saturdays through Labor Day.  Free. 600 E. Grand.

Sunday, August 1.

WICKER PARK FEST continues today on Milwaukee Avenue between North Avenue and Wood.  Look for all the usual festival fun with vendor-lined streets, neighborhood eats, drinks, art, crafts and other assorted tchotchkes plus three stages of live music.  There is also a family-friendly area with special activities for the kids.  Today's headliners: Baroness and Local H.  $5 donation. Noon to 10:00p.m. 

The LINCOLN PARK ARTS AND MUSIC FESTIVAL features arts and crafts from close to 100 artists alsong with live music, food and drink.  Racine Avenue between Fullerton and Webster.  $7 donation. Noon to 9:00p.m.  

FIESTA DEL SOL rocks the Pilsen area with live music, D.Js, arts and crafts and more.  Alcohol-free, 11a.m. to 10p.m. Free admission.  Cermak Road and Loomis Street. 

Celebrate BELIZE DAY IN THE PARK with a taste of Belize along with live music, DJs and vendors. 9:00a.m. to 10:00p.m. Hawthorne Race Course, 3501 S. Laramie Ave. 

The 20th annual SERB FEST continues today with food, music and culture on the grounds of Holy Resurrection Serbian Orthodox Cathedral.  $5 donation. Noon to midnight. 5701 N. Redwood Drive.

It's the red-hot CHICAGO WHITE SOX and the Oakland A's at the Cell.  1:00p.m.

333 W. 35th St.

BON JOVI and KID ROCK bring good times to Chicago on their Circle the World Tour.  7p.m.  Soldier Field, 1410 S. Museum Campus Drive.  $12-$500.  800 745 3000.  

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