Arena Americas was back in Chicago’s historic Grant Park supporting Lollapalooza, the world’s second largest music festival, in August 2017. Arena supplied hundreds of tents and thousands of tables and chairs for the 4-day event.
The music festival was spread throughout Grant Park with 8 stages and featured more than 170 bands from all over the world including Chance the Rapper, Lorde, Arcade Fire and Blink-182. In addition to musical entertainment, guests enjoyed an art market, gourmet food stands, beverage areas, a record store, a salon, and sponsor tents. Arena also supplied a clearspan structure with custom printed gables for the Rock & Rollers roller-skating disco.
Arena Americas spent two weeks in downtown Chicago installing all the rental equipment for Lollapalooza to accommodate over 100,000 guests per day. More than 11,600 square metres of tenting was used for food, beverage, merchandise, VIP viewing areas, sponsors, and operations for the festival.