Chicago Summer Festivals 2012: Modern Vintage, Jeff Fest And The Goat Party (7/27-7/29) (PHOTOS)

07/27/2012 04:45 pm ET

Can it be, already, the last weekend of July? While the summer heat promises to carry us through August, our free weekends out may be dwindling. Luckily, there are plenty of street fests hitting Chicago this weekend to help you max out your summer in style.

Each Friday throughout the summer, HuffPost Chicago is sharing our five picks for that weekend's must-go festivals. This weekend, the city has almost a dozen popping up, but we rounded up the five events we're most excited to hit up.

Need still more options? The city maintains a relatively thorough calendar of neighborhood festivals throughout Chicago.

Have another favorite you'll be hitting up that we missed? Let us know in the comments.

Summer Festivals: Modern Vintage, Jeff Fest And The Goat Party