September 24, 2016 - September 25, 2016
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The 4th Annual Edgewater Arts Festival (formerly "Edgewater Fall Art Fair") brings together a multi-cultural and multi-generational lineup of 100+ artists and performers from all over Chicago, showcasing original works in visual arts, music, performing arts, and fashion to weave a stimulating creative tapestry through two street blocks.
Organized by Edgewater Artists in Motion, the Fair is a labor of love by artists, art lovers, and Edgewater residents for all those who appreciate the arts, enjoy community life, and like to discover the hidden treasures Chicago can offer.
Attendees of the 4th Annual Edgewater Arts Festival will enjoy a rich program of events for all ages:
- 100+ Chicago-based artists with original works in painting, photography, hand-made jewelry, mixed media, and pottery
- 3 stages of jazz, reggae. country, flamenco, African drumming, show tunes, classical music, folk and choir singing
- A Beer Garden, featuring music and performing arts stage, craft beer, and a little "Taste of Edgewater" with food options from different Edgewater restaurants
- A Children's Activities Corner, with live storytelling, puppet shows, finger painting, sidewalk chalk drawing, and ongoing art workshops
- Young Artists Gallery, with artworks by grade and high school students of local Chicago schools
- A Children's Music Talent Showcase, with performances by elementary school aged kids
- Pet Parade & Costume Contest
Photo courtesy of Edgewater Arts Festival