56 Music fix

Local Artists / Local Venues  3 Days of Non-Stop Music

2021 Dates TBA

Your Neighbors Rock!

Regional bands of all sizes and genres play throughout Mt Prospect's terrific bars, restaurants and shops over one amazing summer weekend.

With the support of the Mount Prospect Chamber of Commerce, local business owners, and many amazing artists and musicians, we present the

56 Music Fix

A Village-Wide Celebration of Music, Art & Food!

Thank you for being a part of this adventure and supporting the incredibly talented people that live and play here!

The 56 Music Fix Committee received the Hometown Award at Mt Prospect's Shining Star Gala for making Mt Prospect a better place to live! We can't thank you enough for rocking with us!

(Psst: our zip code is 60056 & a Facebook page touting local businesses called "In the 56" inspired our name).

56 Music Fix

56 Artisan Fix

Saturday ?? 2021

Lions Park Memorial Band Shell

In partnership with the Mt. Prospect Park District, we present a family-friendly day of food, live music, and shopping!

The Artisan Market hosts a collection of juried artists displaying their work and ready for sale. All of the artisan's work is handmade and local. 


As the Music Fix's partner, of course, there will still be music while you shop and eat.

A few of our favorite local restaurants will be at the market so you don't go hungry.  

Artisan Market and music: Noon - 5:00 PM


But the 56 Music Fix 2020 Schedule was:

Schedule constantly updated as bands sign on. 


Friday, August 21st

Mrs. P & Me - In the Tent: 

4:30 John Koziol's Spangled  Banner!

4:45-5:45 Dill Spears

6:00-7:30 Jahli Llama

8:00-10:30 Ken Dix & the 56


10-?? Ernie Hendrickson


The Moose Lodge

6-7 PM Mike Leazer


Station 34 :

5-7 PM 6 on Friday

7:30-8:30 Earth Radio

9-10 SEET

10:30-12:30 My Metal Heart


The Red Barn Restaurant & Brewery :

Emerson's Ale House :

PAPS Ultimate Bar & Grill :

Sam's Place :

Draft Picks :


Canta Napoli :


Al's Shoe Service :

Wowing visitors with a personal & stellar flute concert

Trezero's Kitchen & Tap : 

Central Continental Bakery :

Serving Music Note Cookies & Rockin' Cake Pops 

Piano Parlor :

Play their Street Piano on Emerson & Northwest Highway- all weekend!



Saturday, August 22nd

Mrs. P & Me - In the Tent :

3-4 PM Emblems

4:30-5:45 3 Emmez

6-7:45 Big Style Brass Band

8-10:30 Exit 147


10 PM-? Gina Gonzalez & Bryan Sansom


The Moose Lodge :

2-2:45 Leech

3-4:30 3rd Step on the Moon

4:45-6:30 Needs Improvement

7-8:30 Triple Threat Band

8:50-11 TBA

Station 34 :

3-5 PM Chapter 1

5:30-7:30 Soul Daddy

8-10 Two Weeks Notice

10:30-1 AM TBA

SteelHaus @ Lions Park Band Shell:

2019 Lineup

12-12:45 Ryan Yueill

1-1:30 Meteor

1:45-2:30 JANNK Jazz Combo

2:45-3:45 Whipple

4-5 Hot Planet

5:20-6:20 Bobby Zonit

6:40-9 Earth Radio & Super Jam

The Red Barn Restaurant & Brewery :

Sam's Place :

Emerson's :

Draft Picks :


Capannari's Ice Cream :

2 PM Ukulele Jam in the Gazebo


Drop-In A Capella or jazz band performances by local High School students

Gathered Boutique -

Evidence of Time Travel

Canta Napoli :

 6-8 PM Joe Corrado

Trezeros Kitchen & Tap :

Mia's Cantina :

Kristin Rose Kelly

Classic Car Show :

Al's Shoe Service

During regular business hours, come for your own personal & stellar flute concert

Piano Parlor

Play their Street Piano on Emerson & Northwest Highway- all weekend!


Sunday, August 23rd


Mrs. P & Me :

Noon-1 Meteor vs M C Carron

1-2 Flanking Adam

2:15-3:15 56 Hoot Band: Odds Are

3:30-5 Acousticity

The Moose Lodge :

2-3:30 PM Drew Tianis Band

TBA Prospect Music Therapy evening drum circle 'til sunset

Red Barn Restaurant & Brewery :

Station 34 :

2-5 PM The Fairlanes

Emerson's  Ale House :

Prospect Music Therapy at The Moose Lodge

Sunday evening drum circle 'til sunset

Piano Parlor

Play their Street Piano on Emerson & Northwest Highway- all weekend!

Prior years' posters still available through artist Joey LaLa. $25 each

text (847) 219-3898

This is happening!

Part 1 of a 4 part series. Come back to see the rest of the interview and find out how this whole crazy idea got started. 

56 Music Fix

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Tickets/ Pricing for the Fix? Nothing!

The 56 Music Fix is free to all!  

Visit as many local restaurants, 

bars, and shops as you can over the weekend.

Getting Around

Ample parking is available at local venues and on the streets (until 2AM) We strongly recommend Uber or Lyft to traverse the many venues within the Village of Mount Prospect, especially if booze is involved

The downtown restaurant, bars, and shops are within walking distance of each other. Check out our Venues page for a map.  

56 Music Fix Merchandise

56 Music Fix official posters and limited run T-Shirts are available at the Artisan Fix and at Gathered Boutique. Preorder info will be coming up soon! Plus rebel t-shirts sold by artist Joey LaLa out of his backpack are a coveted find.  

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