Art Festivals

REACTION NYE 2016 SCHEDULE & MAP RELEASED – The Arcade Stage Returns and New Art Gallery

REACTION NEW YEAR’S EVE is thrilled to release the set times and map for this year’s event! In honor of React’s New Year’s Resolution to go green and create less waste from our events, there will not be any printed festival guide booklets. For official set times, event map, and additional information – download the official Reaction NYE Mobile App, now available for iPhone andAndroidFans are strongly encouraged to use the app to get the most up-to-date announcements before and during the event.

2016 Set Times:

Check Out The Map:
In addition to the newly added Silent Disco Lounge presented by Corona, Reaction will be hosting a new Art Gallery for local artists to showcase unique artwork and handmade sculptures. The popular Arcade Stage will also return to the all-inclusive warehouse, featuring classic games such as Air Hockey, Foosball, Ms. Pacman, Time Crisis, Point Blank 2, Asteroid, Centipede, Dome Slapshot Hockey, and more! Check out the lineup for the Silent Disco and Arcade Stage in the set times above.
Two-day passes are almost sold out, so make sure to grab yours now before it’s too late. GA and VIP tickets are on sale at
“A two-day decadent, Las Vegas-style blowout featuring some of the biggest names in music. The headliners are impeccable, but the undercard of local bands is just as impressive.” — Chicagoist
“If you live in or near the city and love EDM and hip-hop, you can’t go wrong with the amazing yearly bash.” — RedEye Chicago
Voted as one of “The Best New Year’s Eve Concerts in Chicago.” — Time Out Chicago
“With such a varied, exciting lineup, Reaction New Years Eve boasts one of the best options to toast to in the country.” — Indie Shuffle
Voted as one of “The Best NYE Parties Around The World.” — Mixmag