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Off The Trax Music Festival in Edison Park (formerly North by Northwest Music Festival) is set for May 5-7 and will feature more than 30 bands!  

The festival will take place at the following venues:

  - Emerald Isle, 6686 N. Northwest Highway
  - Firewater Saloon, 6689 N. Oliphant Ave.
  - Edison Park Inn, 6715 N, Oliphant Ave.
  - Moretti’s Edison Park, 6727 N. Olmsted Ave.

Karin Elizabeth & The Remedy Band will headline May 6 at Firewater Saloon; Without U2, a U2 tribute band, will headline May 6 at Moretti’s; and Don’t Speak, a No-Doubt tribute band, will headline May 7 at Emerald Isle.  The festival entertainment will also include regional rock, blues, pop, country and tribute bands as well as the best Northwest Side bands.  Music starts at 6 p.m. Thursday May 5 and continues until 11 p.m. Saturday May 7.

Admission is $5 for the Thursday shows, $10 for the shows on Friday and Saturday, or you can enjoy unlimited entertainment for only $15 for a three-day pass!.  

For the full schedule, and to get your tickets, go to