This year marks the 30th anniversary of the release of "Ferris Bueller's Day Off." To celebrate the John Hughes' classic, the city of Chicago will host a weekend-long event.

Ferris Fest

Ferris Fest includes:

  • A special screening of the film at the John and Nancy Hughes Theater located in Lake Forest.
  • Cindy Pickett, Lyman Ward, and Jonathan Schmock will be on hand for a special Q&A session.
  • A live re-creation of the film's 'Twist and Shout' parade sequence.
  • A 2-day, 2-part bus tour of all the filming locations, which will include: Cameron's house, Glenbrook North High School, The Art Institute of Chicago, Dearborn Street in downtown Chicago, Willis Tower (formerly Sears), Lake Michigan overlook, The Northbrook water tower and Wrigley Field.
  • Musical guests and more.

Tickets are available online at Ferris Fest.