Mamby on the Beach

Mamby on the Beach’s returns for it’s third year here in Chicago at Oakwood Beach, and it’s definitely a festival I’ve been sleeping on. Chicago’s only beachside music festival is a low-key mix of good food, moods, tunes and art. With some of the best city views, this festival gives off the best Chicago vibes and I had to check out. I attended only on Sunday, but am looking forward to making this festival a yearly visit.

See

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With only three main stages, the Beach Stage, Park Stage and MixMag DJ Tent, Mamby truly has a intimate vibe with the performers.

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Aside from the three stages, you can find Yoga and Wellness activities, food and beverage vendors (shout out to Monaco for providing the drinks), Tiki Bar, and Silent Disco.

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I only saw a few performers, but each were amazing and the crowd just as energetic.

Who I Saw:

  • Flying Lotus
  • Todd Terje & The Olsens
  • Thundercat
  • SANGO

Wear

The weather was certainly rare for a Chicago summer with a high around 75 degrees for the day. I decided to keep with a simple silhouette and wanted the pattern on this dress to speak for itself. This silky dress from Tularosa was a no-brainer when figuring out what to wear. I paired it with a halter bralette (to fell extra protected when dancing), tan classic converse, layered necklaces, and a denim jacket when the sun began to set.

IMG_8908IMG_8932IMG_8924IMG_8913IMG_8921IMG_8928IMG_8942Wearing: Tularosa dressElizabeth Stone Jewelry necklaces 

Eat

I wish I would’ve gotten more photos of what I ate, but I guess I didn’t have the patience. Thankfully I snapped a picture of my favorite thing of the day, this cookies and cream rice crispy treat from Laines Bakery.

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Best Mamby Food Vendors:

  • Fresh & Jive
  • Wow Bao
  • Wooden Paddle Pizza
  • Leghorn Chicken
  • Laines Bakery
  • Harolds Chicken (of course)

If you live around the Chicagoland area I would recommend checking out this festival! I hope you enjoyed.

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