Jamie Lono | Photo from Mike Danenberg Photography
Jamie Lono sings at 7 p.m. Friday at the Little Bear Ribfest, presented by the Vernon Hills Park District, 6-11 p.m. Aug. 24 and 3-11 p.m. Aug. 25 at Century Park, 1001 Lakeview Parkway, Vernon Hills.
Five local BBQ restaurants will offer ribs and more. Live music also includes Los Lonely Boys, 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday: Red, White & Blues, 5 p.m., Tallan Noble Latz, 7 p.m., and Matt Andersen, 9 p.m.
Admission: $5; free for children 5 and under. Free parking is available at the Westfield Hawthorn Shopping Center, 122 Hawthorn Center, Vernon Hills, with a free shuttle from 6-11:30 p.m. Visit www.littlebearribfest.com or call (847) 996-6800.