Spring Awakening - POSTPONED
10 Year Anniversary

July 8, 2022

To July 10, 2022

Spring Awakening has been postponed until a later date. Please see full statement below.


To our SAMF Family, 
We are disappointed to announce that we are postponing Spring Awakening Music Festival's 10th Anniversary until Summer 2023. 
For over a decade, SAMF has celebrated and showcased performances by some of the best established and emerging EDM talent.  Each year, we strive to deliver a festival experience that embodies our fans' passion and love of music.  SAMF is grateful for your trust, and we felt the festival was not at the level you come to expect and deserve.  We are focusing all our energy on delivering a kick-ass lineup and new festival experiences for 2023.
All 2022 ticket holders will be honored in 2023. Each ticket will maintain its current benefits, in addition to new upgraded benefits described below if you choose to roll over to 2023.
  • 3-Day GA ticket holders who retain their ticket(s) will be upgraded to VIP for the 2023 event. 
  • 3-Day VIP ticket holders who retain their ticket(s) will receive exclusive side-stage access and seats for the 2023 event.
  • 3-Day Ultimate VIP ticket holders who retain their ticket(s) will receive back stage access and 50% off merch for the 2023 event.
Alternatively, you may choose to receive a refund by filling out the form HERE. All refund requests must be submitted no later than June 1st, 2022 at 11:59pm CST. Refunds will be processed within 14 business days of the deadline.

We are deeply committed to this wonderful homegrown independent Chicago music festival.  We thank our fans, vendors and partners for their loyalty and unwavering support and we can’t wait to see you in 2023!

Keep dancing ‘tll then!
Spring Awakening Music Festival


Spring Awakening takes over the United Center in Chicago from July 8-10! CELEBRATING 10 YEARS of the best talent, after-parties & more. Tickets go on sale THIS FRIDAY (3/25) at 10am CT.

LiveOne, a creator-first, music, entertainment and technology platform focused on delivering premium experiences and content worldwide through memberships and live and virtual events, and its subsidiary React Presents announced that Spring Awakening Music Festival (#SAMF10), the largest three-day independent all-electronic dance music festival in the Midwest, will take place at Chicago’s United Center, Friday, July 8 to Sunday, July 10. Tickets will be available exclusively at springawakeningfestival.com.
Now in its 10th year, SAMF is the epic celebration of EDM that continues to combine a collection of established and emerging talent performances with immersive fan experiences in the metaverse and IRL - all for a one-of-a-kind, can’t miss event. The talent lineup, which will feature some of the most diverse performances and surprise collaborations, will be announced shortly. 

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Directions & Parking

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1901 W. Madison Street


From the


Take I-90 East to the Madison Street exit and make a right onto Madison Street. The building will be on your left.


Take I-55 North to the Damen exit and make a left, going northbound for approximately 7 minutes. The building will be on your right.


Take Madison Street west from the Loop.


Take I-290 East to exit 28A (Damen Avenue). Take Damen Avenue north to Madison Street. Make a right onto Madison Street and the building will be on your right.


Public Transportation

Public Transportation


Take the Orange, Green, Purple, or Brown lines to Madison. Take #20 Madison buses west.

To the United Center: The #19 United Center Express Bus runs on game days. Service begins 90 minutes prior to game time, runs every 10 minutes until 30 minutes until start of game. Board at stops starting southbound on Michigan and Randolph. Connections are made with Metra trains at Millennium Station, Ogilvie Center and Union Station. The #20 Madison Bus travels west on Madison Street, starting downtown at Wabash Street and runs every few minutes, making all stops to the United Center.

From the United Center: The #19 United Center Express and the #20 Madison buses run every few minutes, departing from the eastbound side of Madison Street. Buses make all stops.

Visit the Chicago Transit Authority's website, transitchicago.com for more information.

General Parking

General Parking


All prices are subject to change without advance notice.

All major credit cards accepted.
The United Center offers free parking for select family shows in all official United Center parking lots. All Parking Policies outlined below remain in effect.

Purchase parking via Ticketmaster in advance HERE.

For details on handicap parking, please see the United Center Accessibility Guide.

EV Charging Stations
EV Charging Stations are available in Lot H and Lot K. Charging is free. Please be courteous and maintain parking/charging for the posted time limits. 

Parking Policies
No in/out privileges.
No overnight parking unless related to event activites and approved in advance.
No solicitation allowed.
No consumption of alcoholic beverages on lot or in parked vehicles.
No tailgating or similar activities.


Suites Parking

Suites Parking

Two reserved parking passes will be valid in lots C and K. The other two reserved parking passes will be for parking in lots A, B, D, F or MXC. Holders of these passes will be directed to A, B, D, F or MXC lots by traffic police and parking attendants based on traffic conditions. Parking passes are good for one space each. Please attach parking pass to the rear view mirror of your car to allow traffic police and the parking attendant(s) to recognize you as an Executive Suite Holder.

For all special events, each Executive Suite Holder will receive two complimentary parking passes per event ordered. These two passes will be for reserved parking located in lots C and K. In addition, Executive Suite Holders will also receive the option to purchase four additional parking passes in lots C and K for special events.

Suite Holder parking passes are also valid for buses or limousines under specific guidelines.

Lexus Club Parking

Lexus Club Parking

Lexus Club Seat members have reserved parking in fenced, well-lit and clearly marked parking lots adjacent to the United Center for all Blackhawks or Bulls preseason, regular season and playoff games. All Lexus Club members who purchase tickets to other events may also purchase one preferred parking pass (in lot C or K) for such events. Details on how to obtain parking for other events are included with the fax transmission announcing each event.

Lexus Club Seat members with two to four tickets receive a complimentary, reserved parking space in a closed-in, paved lot for all Blackhawks or Bulls preseason, regular season and playoff games. Lexus Club Seat members with five seats or more will be provided with two parking passes.

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