Frequently Asked Questions

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Lineup & Schedule
What is the event schedule?
DOORS OPEN - 4:30

SHED STAGE
- Sean and Charlie | 4:30
- LoCash | 5:45
- American Authors | 7:00
- Plain White T's | 8:15
- Weish4Ever Presentation | 9:15
- Natasha Bedingfield | 9:30
- Randy Houser | 10:30

COORS LIGHT STAGE
- Pre-Show Headliner Experience | 3:30
- The Birkenrocks | 5:00
- Motel Breakfast (Set 1) | 6:45
- Motel Breakfast (Set 2) | 8:45
Venue map
View the Venue Map by clicking HERE.
TRAVEL
Is there parking available?
Yes! The Salt Shed offers valet parking next to the venue - click here to reserve your spot!  

Lot address: 1401 N Magnolia Ave., Chicago, IL 60642

Additional parking options are as follows:
- There is street parking available near The Salt Shed. This is first come, first served.  
- There are a number of paid private parking lots in the area that are not affiliated with the venue.

We encourage all to carpool, use public transportation, Uber, Lyft or cab to WeishFest!
Are there hotel options?
Yes! Click the links for hotels that have special WeishFest pricing. We will update this list as additional options are made available:
Hyatt Regency (151 East Wacker Dr., Chicago, IL)
Hyatt Place (1551 West North Ave., Chicago, IL)
Hyatt Place Chicago / River North (66 West Illinois Street, Chicago, IL )
Code: G-WEFE Dates: 11.4-11.5
Are their bus and shuttle options available?
Are their bus and shuttle options available?
Yes! Thanks to our partners at Signature Transportation:

1) Book a party bus for your crew! A portion of proceeds are donated back to Weish4Ever! Pay it Forward and ride in style at the same time! Please contact info@signaturetg.com with the code “WeishFest23”.

2) Ride in comfort and have your round trip bus pass ready to and from the city! Limited seats available, grab yours ASAP here!

Southside Bus Pass - $25 Roundtrip  
Departure from Reilly's Daughter (4010 West 111th Street Oak Lawn, IL): 4:00 PM
Departure from Salt Shed to Reilly's Daughter: Midnight
**Reilly's Daughter is donating a portion of bar sales to Weish4Ever**
Must have a WeishFest ticket to ride!

General Questions
What do I get with my ticket?
Simply put: The BEST party of the year! All ticket levels provide entry into WeishFest. For additional details about the various ticket options, please refer to TICKETS. All proceeds from the sale of tickets go to to the event-day profits go to Weish4Ever and the many families it supports.
Are there refunds?
You don’t want to miss WeishFest! We apologize for any inconvenience, however, all event sales are final. If the event must by cancelled or rescheduled due to any unforeseen circumstances, Weish4Ever will work with ticket buyers to deliver a fund.
Are there sponsorship opportunities available?
Yes! We are actively seeking sponsors for WeishFest. Please CONTACT US for more information.
How can I donate to the Andrew Weishar Foundation?
Come to WeishFest! All proceeds benefit Weish4Ever and the families it supports. Can’t make it to WeishFest? Please visit the DONATE page to help us Pay it Forward. If you would like to become a sponsor of WeishFest, please CONTACT US.
How can I volunteer?
Please CONTACT US if you are interested in volunteering at WeishFest!
Venue: The Salt Shed
What is The Salt Shed?
The Salt Shed is Chicago's new performance and community space located in the heart of the Salt District.
What is The Salt Shed Address?
1357 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL 60642
How do I get to the event?
Please find directions to the Salt Shed by CLICKING HERE.
Do you make accommodations for hearing impaired attendees?
Via The Salt Shed - 'We are happy to coordinate an ASL interpreter for any show. To request one please reach out to us at info@saltshedchicago.com.'
Do you have ADA accommodations available and what are prerequisites for those?
The entire venue is wheelchair accessible. Please reach out to tickets@weishfest.com
Is this an all ages event?
Yes! The event is family-friendly and open to all ages - IDs will be checked at entrance. All attendees under 21 will be provided an indication of "under-age."
Is re-entry allowed?
Sorry! Re-entry not permitted. Trust us, you won’t want to leave this party!
What can I carry in?
No outside food or drinks permitted in the venue! All attendees will enter the venue through a metal detector. Only handbags and small purses are permitted at entry. A coat check will be made available.

Venue Map

weishfest-map-ground-level
weishfest-elevated-levels

Venue Pictures

Ground Level Main Stage
Left Side Of Grandstands
Balcony View
View From Platinum Grandstands