Ravinia Festival announces 2016 lineup

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HIGHLAND PARK, Ill. --Ravinia has announced its lineup for the summer 2016 season today.

The festival will run from June 2 through September 11 this year and will feature more than 140 performers and special events.

Some highlights this year: Paul Simon (June 18), Seth McFarlene (June 22),  Patti Labelle and The Commodores (June 23), Bob Dylan and Mavis Staples (June 24), Duran Duran w/ Niles Rodgers and Chic (July 8), Hollywood Vampires (July 17), and Diana Ross (July 27) -- just to name a few.

President and CEO of Ravinia Welz Kaufman joined WGN Morning News today to reveal this season's best performers.

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Tickets to all events go on sale for Ravinia donors on March 9 and to the general public on April 26.

Ravinia is located at 418 Sheridan Road in Highland Park.

For more info, visit: www.ravinia.org