Carrie Underwood, Cody Johnson, Thomas Rhett, and sooooooo many more will be playing their hits at the biggest country music festival that happens in the Land of Lincoln this July, and tickets are on sale now!

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Windy City Smokeout in Chicago, Illinois is BACK this year and their lineup is GIGANTIC.

Windy City Smokeout is July 11th-14th (a Thursday through Sunday) and the lineup looks like this...

July, 11th - Thomas Rhett headlining with Chase Rice, featuring Ernest, Pricilla Block, and more.

July, 12th - Parker McCollum headlining with Lee Brice, featuring Corey Kent, Red Clay Strays, and more.

July, 13th - Cody Johnson headlining with Billy Currington, featuring 49 Winchester, Ian Munsick, and more.

July, 14th - Carrie Underwood headlining with Nate Smith, featuring Ahsley Cooke, Cooper Alan, and more.

What exactly is Windy City Smokeout all about? It is the best combination of BBQ and Country Music in the state of Illinois. The Festival happens just outside the United Center in Chicago, and tickets for individual days, weekend passes, and VIP tickets are all on sale now! If you want to purchase tickets, click here!

What do the experts say?

On Choose Chicago, they say this about the Windy City Smokeout...

"Along with today’s hottest country acts, the lineup also includes some of the world’s best pitmasters. Barbecue pros from all over the country will be serving up ribs, brisket, smoked meats and more, highlighting styles from Kentucky, Nashville, Missouri, and Chicago. Local barbecue vendors include Bub City, Lillie’s Q, and Pearl’s Southern Comfort...And don’t miss the fan-favorite bottomless BBQ brunch with mimosas, bloody marys, and endless pitmaster buffet."


If you have never been to the Windy City Smokeout this is the year to go, the lineup is loaded and nothing beats Chicago in July!

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