The oldest fine arts fair on Chicago's North Shore celebrates its 36th year. Features the eclectic works of more than 170 juried artists. The fest takes place in downtown Evanston, just steps from the eponymous Fountain Square. Also: kids' art activities, food and jazz-centric music lineup.
Geneva celebrates its Swedish heritage with a festival featuring American and Swedish food including a craft beer tent, a carnival, Kids' day, "Geneva's Got Talent" and Sweden Väst, musical entertainment and the Grand Parade.
Three day festival featuring live music, carnival, food vendors and kid zone. Performers include Styx, Trace Adkins and RaeLynn.
Features live music and dancing, tours of the Cathedral, authentic Greek food and pastries, beer, wine and more. Valet parking will be available.
Watch model sailboats race across the North Lake. Demonstrations are organized by the Chicago R/C Model Yacht Club and held at the Waterside Terrace on the Esplanade. Admire spectacular views of the North Lake and Smith Fountain as you watch the race, and learn about building and operating model sailboats; weather permitting.
Drop in for an afternoon of glorious mud play in celebration of International Mud Day. Make mud pies, mud blocks and mud cookies with mud galore.
Meet Abraham Lincoln and Sojourner Truth, hear music, and learn what life was like for ordinary people who lived through a truly extraordinary time. There will be a firing of the cannon at 11 a.m., noon and 1 p.m. Concessions including hamburgers, hot dogs, soft drinks, and more available for purchase.
Visit from the Chicago Cub's mascot, Clark! Join us for photo ops, autographs and giveaways.
Bring your family for Hawaiian fun in the sun. Games, prizes and Hawaiian music await.
For 15 years, Capannari Ice Cream has been a fun and welcoming place for people to gather, enjoy a scoop, and make memories together.