South Shore Line service updates will be in effect to accommodate passengers attending Lollapalooza, which is taking place Thursday, Aug. 1, through Sunday, Aug. 4, in Grant Park.
Bikes will not be permitted on South Shore trains Aug. 1-4. All available space will be needed to provide service for additional passengers.
On Thursday & Friday, alcohol will not be permitted on South Shore trains after 7 p.m. Glass bottles are always prohibited.
-Millennium Station ticket agent hours will be extended until 6:30 p.m.
-Alcohol will not be permitted on South Shore trains all day Saturday/Sunday. Please be advised that glass bottles are always prohibited.
As with all special events and festivals, passengers may encounter crowded conditions on trains and should anticipate an increased NICTD Transit Police presence during Lollapalooza.
The South Shore Line reserves the right to remove disorderly passengers. According to a press release, this includes, but is not limited to, public indecency/nudity, and drunken or disruptive conduct. For specific train information check out or click on the South Shore button on