Protect Chicago Music Series

The Protect Chicago Music Series returns with two opportunities for music lovers to experience some of the hottest acts coming to the city this summer – all while ensuring they are protecting themselves and those around them by getting vaccinated against COVID-19:

  • 1,200 single-day Lollapalooza pass giveaway at designated “Lolla Day” events on June 26, wristband pickup will take place in July at a special concert at House of Blues
  • To-be-announced Protect Chicago Music Series event at Chicago State University in July

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On Saturday, June 26, four City of Chicago vaccination sites will be transformed into a Lollapalooza experience – each featuring DJs spinning music and custom Lollapalooza-branded giveaways. Each site will offer passes to a different day of the music festival (available for pick up on July 10):

  • Wilbur Wright College: Passes for Thursday, July 29
  • Richard J. Daley College: Passes for Friday, July 30
  • Kennedy King College: Passes for Saturday, July 31
  • Malcolm X College: Passes for Sunday, August 1

Appointments are required and are available at

Please note, only CONFIRMED appointments will be accepted on-site – registrants should ensure that their appointment has moved from pending to confirmed. Each site will administer the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. Appointments are only available for Chicagoans age 18 and up.

Individuals who are already fully vaccinated against COVID-19 are also eligible – the link will be shared on CDPH’s social media channels and at

  • Tickets for the Lollapalooza passes will be available Sunday, June 27.
  • Stay tuned for details on how you can attend the upcoming concert at Chicago State University.