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Evanston Chamber Artisan SummerFest

Evanston Chamber Artisan SummerFest

Click Here to Apply Online - Artists Only

Artist Participation Deadlines
February 21, 2017: Regular Deadline:
Online applications must be received by midnight CST. -Checks are not accepted

*Paper Applications are not accepted for this event.

Week of February 22, 2017: Jury Session

Week of February 27, 2017: Acceptance Notifications are sent out (please do not call).

March 27, 2017: DEADLINE for accepting your participation by picking out your booth space and Confirming your participation by finalizing paymnet for booth fee and optional equipment rentals. Please remember that you are not Confirmed into the event until you have accepted your invitation and continued to proceed to checkout to pay for your booth space at which time your status will be updated to "Confirmed." Only at this status are you confirmed into the event. "Accepted" is not the same as "Confirmed".

Third week in June 2017: Booth space assignments, Load in location and time as well as other information will be sent out to the artists e-mail address on file.

May 24, 2017: Deadline to cancel and receive 50% refund (less $50 administrative fee)

June 23, 2017: Artist Set-Up between 6:00 pm and 8:00 pm, June 24, set up between 7:00am and 9:00 am

Please note: Dates are subject to change without notice.

Area Hotels
Hotel Orrington
1710 Orrington Ave
Evanston, IL 60201

Hilton Garden Inn
1818 Maple Ave
Evanston, IL 60201

Holiday Inn
1501 Sherman Ave
Evanston, IL 60201

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For three decades, Fountain Square Art Festival has won acclaim as one of the most prestigious art festivals in the Midwest. With more than 250 artists, it's the largest and oldest juried fine arts fair on Chicago's North Shore. The festival is located on six city blocks in downtown Evanston with the fest's eponymous "Fountain Square" sculpture garden serving as its focal point. This urban setting creates the perfect ambience and embodies the word "sophistication" with an audience of more than 50,000 discerning, upscale art aficionados and collectors.

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