Downtown Evanston’s 36th annual

Fountain Square Art Festival

…The North Shore’s oldest juried fine arts fair


Sherman & Church Streets

(just steps from historic Fountain Square)


Saturday: 10:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.

Sunday: 10:00 a. m.-6:00 p.m.


  • ·        Nearly 170 artists
  • ·        “FamilyFest” kids’ activity area overseen by the Evanston Art Center
  • ·        New “Brewfest” craft beer area  
  • ·        Festival visitors will be able to display their creativity by contributing their handiwork to panels on the “Community Mural”
  • ·        Visitors will also have the opportunity to snap a photo at a ground-level reproduction of Evanston’s “The Encounter” sculpture
  • ·        And the fest’s music stage lineup is…


Saturday, June 27

Noon               The Flat Cats (jazz)

3:00 p.m.         Craig & Lori Brenner (jazz)

6:45 p.m.         The Hat Guys (pop/rock)

Sunday, June 28

Noon               BMR4 (jazz)

3:00 p.m.         Classical Blast (pop/rock)


(A suggested gate donation of $5 benefits the Evanston Chamber of Commerce)

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