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Fountain Square Art Festival

Fountain Square Art Festival

Date: Saturday/Sunday, June 25-26
Time: Saturday: 10 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. | Sunday: 10 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Location: Church & Sherman | Downtown Evanston | Illinois
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Beneficiary: Evanston Chamber of Commerce

Now celebrating its 37th year, Fountain Square Art Festival is the largest and oldest fine arts fair on Chicago's majestic North Shore. Featuring the eclectic works of more than 150 juried artists, this sprawling art showcase epitomizes words like "cosmopolitan" and "sophistication."

The festival takes place in downtown Evanston, just steps from the eponymous Fountain Square. It also features a popular children's art tent with fun activities overseen by the acclaimed Evanston Art Center, food, and a soothing jazz-centric music lineup.

Entertainment & Attractions
Besides the main attraction of world-class art, the Fountain Square Arts Festival offers a vast array of entertainment. A main music stage features continuous live jazz. In addition, the festival boasts a vast assortment of the area's best food and children's art tent offering art lessons and projects for kids!

Entertainment Schedule
Noon - The Flat Cats
3:00 p.m. - Chris Greene Quartet
5:00 p.m. - The Hat Guys
7:00 p.m. - Trippin Billies

Noon - Joe Policastro Trio
3:00 p.m. - Classical Blast

Saturday Evening Craft Beer Tasting
After a great day at the Fountain Square Art Festival, join us for a beer tasting featuring local Evanston brewers alongside other regional and national beers.

CLICK HERE to purchase tickets. Tickets are $25 for 15 tastings. This is a 21+ event with valid ID!

Breweries & Beers
Boston Beer Company
- Sam Adams
- Angry Orchard
- Travelers Beer Company
- Truly Spiked & Sparkling

- Leinenkugel's
- Blue Moon
- Crispin Cider
- Herny Weinhards

Temperance Beer Company

Around The Bend

Shmaltz Brewery

Haacht Brewery
- Primus

- Goldbrau
- Grapefruit Radler

- Pils
- Herbal Radler

-Rosa - Hibiscus Ale
-Bottom Up Wit
-Crystal Hero IPA

Smiley Brothers

Peckish Pig

Sketchbook Brewing Company

Marketing & Sponsorship Opportunities
Looking to connect with active consumers at this event? For pricing and a customized benefits package, please contact Norine Smyth at 773-584-6684 or Laura Wilke at 773-584-6669.

Event Logistics
Still have questions regarding event logistics? Please contact Special Events Management at 773-868-3010.

Exhibitor Opportunities
Click here for more information and applications on how to exhibit at this event and others. If you have additional questions, please contact exhibitors@chicagoevents.com or 773.584.6642.

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