What it is: Chicago’s Wells Street Art Festival has been named a “Top 10 Art Fest in the Country,” as well received multiple “Best Community Festival” honors. Taking place in the Old Town neighborhood the festival features a juried art competition where visitors can also browse and purchase the pieces. But beyond just the art, guests can also visit the numerous food and drink booths, take part in a silent auction or listen to the bands on the main state the will be providing non stop entertainment for the entire festival.
Dates: June 13 – 14, 2015
Hours: 10am to 10pm daily
Neighborhood: Old Town
Address: 1500 N. Wells St Chicago, IL 60610
Cost: FREE; Suggested Donation: $7 before 5 pm, $10 after 5 pm