Press Release

For Immediate Release 

 

Event Date: Apply January 6th- May 2nd. Festival: July 15,2017-July 17, 2016

 

The City of Evanston, IL, is Calling All Artists for Their Ethnic Arts Festival

 

The premier event of its kind, the festival is a celebration of cultural diversity featuring over 60 art and crafts vendors from many different regions of the world.

 

 

 

Evanston, Illinois, November 25, 2016 - Since 1986, the City of Evanston has presented the annual Evanston Ethnic Arts Festival on the third weekend in July in Evanston's stunning, historic lakefront at Arrington Lagoon at Dawes Park, Sheridan Rd. at Church St. The premier event of its kind, the festival is a celebration of cultural diversity featuring over 60 art and crafts vendors from many different regions of the world.

 

Artists van apply January 6th- May 2nd., 2016;  Festival: July 15,2017-July 17, 2016
 
The festival entertainment includes continuous world music and dance, and an assortment of ethnic cuisines with hands-on art activities for all ages.
 
Evanston is a diverse and thriving community that borders Chicago. The Evanston Ethnic Arts Festival is an opportunity for artists, vendors, and performers to share their culture with the estimated 20,000 people who enjoy this annual event.
 
Sell your artwork on the beautiful lakeside of Evanston this summer. Application information is available at www.cityofevanston.org/ethnic

 

 

 

 Media Contact    

 

Media Contact: Patricia Battaglia

Email: pbattaglia@cityofevanston.org

Phone: (847) 448-8264

 

City of Evanston

Evanston, Illinois

Web: www.cityofevanston.org/ethnic

 

 Calendar Listing

 

CALENDAR LISTING:

Event Name: Ethnic Arts Festival

Event Date: Apply January 6th- May 2nd. Festival: July 15,2017-July 17, 2016

Event Location: Arrington Lagoon at Dawes Park, Sheridan Rd. at Church St. 60201

Web: www.cityofevanston.org/ethnic

Contact: Patricia Battaglia, pbattaglia@cityofevanston.org, (847) 448-8264

Description: Since 1986, the City of Evanston has presented the annual Evanston Ethnic Arts Festival on the third weekend in July in Evanston's stunning, historic lakefront at Arrington Lagoon at Dawes Park, Sheridan Rd. at Church St. The premier event of its kind, the festival is a celebration of cultural diversity featuring over 60 art and crafts vendors from many different regions of the world.   Artists van apply January 6th- May 2nd., 2016;  Festival: July 15,2017-July 17, 2016   The festival entertainment includes continuous world music and dance, and an assortment of ethnic cuisines with hands-on art activities for all ages.

 

 


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