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Marcus Riley, NBC Chicago Street Team

Every summer weekend in Chicago, there are numerous festivals to choose from, but the Hideout Block Party is one of Chicago’s hidden secrets. For the past 12 years, thousands of people descend on the 1300 block of West Wabansia in September for the two-day festival with food and bands.

But this year, something special happened. Singer Robbie Fulks and Rhymefest, a Grammy-winning Chicago rapper who’s collaborated with the likes of Kanye West, performed a version of Michael Jackson’s Thriller, complete with a host of zombies on stage and a live band.

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