Entertainment

Live Music On Stage

Each year, Des Plaines Fall Fest presents a lineup of great entertainment featuring music and dance.

Come to Fall Fest in the afternoon and stay through the evening. Sample food from the vendor area featuring local restaurants, enjoy a refreshing drink, and relax or dance the night away while watching the bands and performers.
Bands perform Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, live on the main stage at Lake Park in Des Plaines. We'll see you there!

Friday, September 15

Infinity, Friday, 6:00pm, Lake Park Memorial Pavilion Band Shell
​"Classic to Current: The Ultimate Rock Experience"
Formed in 1985, Infinity grew from being a Journey Tribute band into a top-drawing cover band in the Midwest. Two-plus decades rocking the hundreds of local music festivals lighting up the Chicago suburbs each summer have put Infinity in front of hundreds of thousands of fans. The band has built an incredible following, making them one of the topmost successful cover bands in the nation's third-largest metropolis. Infinity continues to break attendance records at clubs and festivals across Chicago and the Midwest. Infinity maintains the intangible ability to include the audience and make them feel as if they are part of the show.
Boy Band Review, Friday, 9:00pm, ​Lake Park Memorial Pavilion Band Shell
​Boy Band Review is the best boy-band  tribute show in the country! Bringing full production lights, video, dancing, harmonies and energy, Boy Band Review has captured the hearts of fans with shows that transport audience members back in time to the days of frosted tips and hunky frontmen professing their undying love. Bringing some sweet hip thrusts and air grabs performed perfectly “N SYNC,” Boy Band Review helps you relive the best years.​ The shows  are an incredible throwback experience with dancers and backup singers. They have played countless venues across the country to capacity crowds.  Boy Band Review is everyone's favorite show since the 1990s!  

Saturday, September 16

R-Gang, Saturday, 4:00pm, Lake Park Memorial Pavilion Band Shell
R-Gang is considered one of the best R&B dance bands in the Chicago area. Specializing in R&B, funk & soul from the Motown era into the 21st Century, R-Gang is comprised of the most highly respected members of Chicagoland's musical community, with backgrounds as diverse as the band members. From playing with national acts like Survivor or Mavis Staples, to writing and recording for groups like Doobie Bros. or Buddy Guy, to performing as on-field band for the Chicago Bears and pre-game entertainment for the Chicago Bulls, the musicians in R-Gang hold years of experience.
Generation Sixties, Saturday, 6:30pm, Lake Park Memorial Pavilion Band Shell
​GENERATION brings it all to the stage. It's a "Rock Show" of iconic, popular hits not defined by decades... but some of the best groundbreaking music of our time. Beatles to Stones...Bowie to Led Zeppelin...Aretha to Sly Stone... songs always sure to bring Smilin' Faces in the crowd!  The band is powerful.... the songs unforgettable...a performance that makes the audience part of the excitement and fun happening on stage.
Hi Infidelity, Saturday, 9:00pm, Lake Park Memorial Pavilion Band Shell
​Hi Infidelity is a cover band from the Chicago area, playing music of all types, but mostly 80s rock like Journey, REO, Bon Jovi and Boston, to name a few. The band has been voted Best Cover Band over the years in local fan polls! Going to a Hi Infidelity show is a total concert experience from start to finish, with a wide variety of songs. Not only do they cover the classics, but they  play new music, too. The band prides itself on recreating the songs as you know them. So, if you love great vocals, the band boasts the best harmonies around.  For the 80s classics and the best new music, Hi Fi has really got it covered!

Sunday, September 17

The Roosevelts, Sunday, 2:30pm, Lake Park Memorial Pavilion Band Shell
​The Roosevelts are a live band if there ever was one.  Their show provides a rousing dance-worthy compilation of songs, but also features poignant tunes that scale the depth of their personality and communicate their story with remarkable power.  Having a charismatic ability to connect with fans, and a delightful set of songs, concert-goers can’t help but smile. Making The Roosevelts a band that music fans (of any genre) can’t afford to miss. 
7th Heaven, Sunday, 5:00pm, Lake Park Memorial Pavilion Band Shell
​7th heaven is an experience you just have to see and hear! 7th heaven has charted #1 on the Midwest Billboard Charts three times in the past three years. The band has been heard on more than seven radio stations in Chicagoland with their hits “Stoplight”, "Better This Way" and "Sing".  Also known for the famous "30 Songs in 30 Minutes" medley of songs from the 70s and 80s, 7th heaven has been an entertainment staple for 30 years. Playing more than 250 shows a year, with an average of 100 outdoor events, 7th heaven has earned the right to say ..."We've seen a million faces and rocked them all!"