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The popular suburban venue announced it was adding at least eight new performers to the jam-packed list of summer concerts

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    Ravinia has added several new shows to its 2019 lineup, just days before tickets to the coveted venue go on sale. 

    The popular suburban venue announced it was adding at least eight new performers to the jam-packed list of summer concerts. 

    Among the artists joining the acts will be Melissa Etheridge and George Thorogood, Lenny Kravitz, Mary J. Blige, Buckcherry, Peter Yarrow and Noel Paul Stookey of Peter, Paul & Mary, Rick Springfield and Richard Marx and others. 

    More than 140 events were already on the calendar at the iconic Highland Park venue.

    Ravinia released its full schedule in March, featuring classical music, some of the biggest names in music, plus performances of iconic movie scores. 

    Tickets are set to go on sale May 7 for May, June and July concerts and on May 8 for August and Septemeber shows. 

    For more information on the festival’s attractions or to purchase tickets, visit Ravinia’s website. The full concert schedule is as follows:

    May 31, 7 p.m.: Ramsey Lewis & Urban Knights | Philip Bailey | John Pizzarelli Trio | Ann Hampton Callaway

    June 1, 7 p.m.: Tash Sultana | Pierce Brothers

    June 6, 7:30 p.m.: Rob Thomas | Abby Anderson

    June 7, 8 p.m.: Josh Groban

    June 8, 7:30 p.m.: John Prine | Tyler Childers

    June 9, 5 p.m.: Bobby McFerrin & The SpiritYouAll Band | Chicago Children’s Choir

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    June 11, 7:30 p.m.: Lionel Richie

    June 12, 7:30 p.m.: Lionel Richie

    June 13, 7 p.m.: Lake Street Dive | The Wood Brothers

    June 14, 6:30 p.m.: Buddy Guy | Blues Traveler | Shemekia Copeland

    June 15, 7 p.m.: Rick Springield and Richard Marx

    June 16, 7 p.m.: Peter Yarrow and Noel Paul Stookey

    June 21, 8:30 p.m.: Tony Bennett | Antonia Bennett

    June 22, 8 p.m.: Classic Albums Live performing Fleetwood Mac's Rumours

    June 23, 7 p.m.: Melissa Etheridge and George Thorogood & The Destroyers

    June 26, 7 p.m.: The Stars of the Peking Acrobats

    June 28, 7:30 p.m.: Little Big Town | Jillian Jacqueline

    June 29, 7:30 p.m.: Counting Crows

    June 30, 7:30 p.m.: Sugarland

    July 1, 7:30 p.m.: Steve Miller Band |  Matt Andersen

    July 2 8 p.m.: T.I.

    July 6, 7 p.m.: Michael McDonald | Chaka Khan

    July 7, 7:30 p.m. Ravinia Festival Orchestra

    July 9, 7:30 p.m.: Maxwell

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    July 10, 7:30 p.m.: Lady Antebellum

    July 12, 8 p.m.: Chicago Symphony Orchestra

    July 13, 7:30 p.m.: Chicago Symphony Orchestra

    July 14, 6 p.m.: Chicago Symphony Orchestra

    July 20, 8 p.m.: Chicago Symphony Orchestra

    July 21 8 p.m.: Chicago Symphony Orchestra accompanies “Ghostbusters”

    July 23, 7:30 p.m.: Lyle Lovett & His Large Band

    July 26, 8 p.m.: Chicago Symphony Orchestra

    July 27, 7:30 p.m.: Chicago Symphony Orchestra

    July 28, 8:30 p.m.: “Weird Al” Yankovic and the Ravinia Festival Orchestra

    July 30, 8:30 p.m.: ABBA The Concert

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    Aug. 3, 7 p.m.: Ringo Starr & His All Starr Band | The Beach Boys

    Aug. 4, 7 p.m.: Ringo Starr & His All Starr Band | The Beach Boys

    Aug. 7, 8 p.m.: Chicago Symphony Orchestra

    Aug. 9, 8 p.m.: Chicago Symphony Orchestra accompanies “On the Waterfront”

    Aug. 11, 7:30 p.m.: Chicago

    Aug. 12, 7:30 p.m.: Sarah McLachlan | Ravinia Festival Orchestra

    Aug. 13, 6:30 p.m.: Nickelback | Buckcherry

    Aug. 14, 6:30 p.m.: Nickelback | Buckerry

    Aug. 15, 7:30 p.m.: Pentatonix | Rachel Platten

    Aug. 16, 8:30 p.m.: Shanghai Symphony Orchestra

    Aug. 17, 11 a.m.: Laurie Berkner

    Aug. 17, 7:30 p.m.: Chicago Symphony Orchestra

    Aug. 18, 5 p.m.: Chicago Symphony Orchestra

    Aug. 19, 8 p.m.: Lucerne Symphony Orchestra

    Aug. 20, 8 p.m.: Lucerne Symphony Orchestra

    Aug. 23, 8 p.m.: Sting

    Aug. 24, 8 p.m.: Sting

    Aug. 26, 8 p.m.: The Knights

    Aug. 28, 8 p.m.: The Knights

    Aug. 29, 8:30 p.m.: Michael Feinstein | Christine Ebersole

    Aug. 30, 6:30 p.m.: O.A.R. | American Authors | Rozzi

    Aug. 31, 6 p.m.: Queen Latifah | Common

    Sept. 1, 7:30 p.m.: Steely Dan

    Sept. 2, 7:30 p.m.: Steely Dan

    Sept. 7, 7:30 p.m.: Lenny Kravitz

    Sept. 8, 7:30 p.m.: Kesha

    Sept. 13, 8 p.m.: Mary J. Blige

    Sept. 14, 7:30 p.m.: Morrissey | Interpol

    Sept. 15, 6 p.m.: Chicago Philharmonic accompanies “Coco”

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