Buckingham Fountain open for the season

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Hawks fans walk by Buckingham Fountain after the rally at Soldier Field. (Kristin Decker/WGN Radio)

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Another sign of summer is upon us: the re-start of Buckingham Fountain.

The Grant Park fountain was turned on at 6 p.m. Saturday.

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During the summer, the fountain runs from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m., producing a major water display for 10 minutes of every hour, says the Chicago Park District. At dusk, a light and music display begins every hour on the hour.

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