Wells Street Arts Festival

The summer festival season in Chicago will be in back in full swing this weekend with the 39th annual Wells Street Arts Festival.  Come to Chicago’s Old Town neighborhood to see incredible works of art.  Sculptures, woodwork, glasswork, paintings, photography, ceramics , jewelry and more are all on display with plenty of delicous food and refreshements from area restaurants, plus a great lineup of live music:

Saturday 
  • Noon – The Happiness Club
  • 1:15pm – Todd Kessler from The Voice
  • 2:15pm – Jesse White Tumblers
  • 3:00pm – Sophie B. Hawkins
  • 5:45pm – The Smithereens
  • 7:45pm – Trippin Billies 
Sunday 
  • 12:15pm – Stache
  • 2:00pm – Jesse White Tumblers
  • 2:30pm – The Hat Guys
  • 4:45pm – Generation
  • 7:30pm – American English 
 
You can place your bid on beautiful, original works of art donated by artists exhibiting in this year’s art festival Saturday And Sunday 1p-6p. Fifty percent of each auction sale benefits the Old Town Merchants & Residents Association. 
 
Parking is very limited, pubilc transportation is definitely your best bet.  You can ride the Brown Line “L” to Sedgwick and head east.  For routes, directions & connections call 312.836.7000 or visit www.transitchicago.com.

 


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