We encourage Headliners to take public transit to the venue as opposed to driving, since parking can be limited.

Public Transportation

Bus Service: The 146 bus line is a convenient option, providing service close to the venue with its endpoint at the Adler Planetarium.

Train Access: For those coming by train, the Museum Campus/11th St Metra stop is your best bet, and is approximately an 18-minute walk from the venue.

Chicago ‘L’ Service: The Roosevelt Red Line stop is about a 24-minute walk to the Pavilion.

Driving Directions

  • From the North (I-90/I-94 Eastbound): Exit at East Roosevelt Road, then continue as directed to S Lake Shore Drive and turn right onto E Solidarity Dr.
  • From the South (I-90/I-94 Westbound): Follow the signs for I-55 N/Stevenson Expy toward Lake Shore Drive/North, then merge onto US-41 N/S Lake Shore Drive and turn left onto E Solidarity Dr.

Milwaukee – 98 miles
Detroit – 285 miles
Indianapolis – 182 miles
Madison – 152 miles


Adler Planetarium Lot:This is the closest parking area to the venue, ideal for those who prefer minimal walking.

Soldier Field North Lot: Additional parking options are available here, a short walk from the Pavilion.

Insomniac Holdings, LLC and its affiliates, together with their respective employees, officers, owners, shareholders, members, directors, representatives and agents (collectively, “Insomniac”) are NOT RESPONSIBLE for and assume no liability arising from fire, theft, damage to or loss of any vehicle or any articles left therein. Parking at the event constitutes acknowledgement by the holder that he or she has read and agrees to the provisions of the foregoing contract. Vehicles (a) remaining in parking areas after close or (b) in parking areas other than as designated by Insomniac are, at Insomniac’s sole discretion, subject to tow-away at owner’s expense.