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In summer the neighborhood throws excellent street festivals with big-name bands. Watch for Do Division (www.do-divisionstreetfest.com) in early June; Green Music Fest (www.greenmusicfestchicago.com) in mid-June; West Fest (www.westfestchicago.com) in early July; and the Hideout Block Party (www.hideoutchicago.com) – the best of the bunch – in early September.