EVANSTON ART & BIG FORK FESTIVAL

Downtown Evanston, Illinois • September 30, October 1 & 2, 2016 •        Friday 4p – 9p, Saturday 10a – 9p & Sunday 10a – 5p


Arriving the final week of September, Evanston Art & Big Fork Festival introduces a weekend-long celebration of local art and flavorful fare. Kicking off 4PM Friday with live music and tasty fare, the Evanston Art & Big Fork Festival will feature local fare, beer, and wine. Live music will fill the streets of Evanston for more fun! The festival will feature original high-end work from 130 artists will be available for purchase, perfect for gifts or a signature addition to a personal collection. Traditional mediums such as painting, sculpture, and photography will be showcased alongside unique, usable art, including handmade jewelry, one-of-a-kind furniture, and home accessories. The art festival will take place Friday from 4pm to dusk, Saturday from 10am to dusk and Sunday from 10am to 5pm. The live music will take place Friday from 4pm to 9pm, Saturday from 10am to 9pm, and Sunday from 10am to 5pm.

Want to be an artist in this show? Click on the Late Application below!

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2016 Festival Artists

Evanston Art & Big Fork Festival features the art of the following artists. Subject to change.

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Visitor Information

WHAT: Evanston Art & Big Fork Festival
WHERE: Downtown Evanston
800 Church St
Evanston, IL 60201
WHEN: Art

Friday, September 30, 4pm-Dusk
Saturday, October 1, 10am-Dusk
Sunday, October 2, 10am-5pm

Music and Food

Friday, September 30, 4pm-9pm
Saturday, October 1, 10am-9pm
Sunday, October 2, 10am-5pm

COST: FREE Admission
HIGHLIGHTS: In addition to the incredible artwork, Evanston Art & Big Fork features live music, local food, beer, wine and fun art projects for kids all weekend long. Situated on the downtown streets of Evanston amongst a great variety of specialty shops and restaurants, the festival compliments a day of shopping, eating, and browsing for all.
MUSIC LINE-UP:  2016 TBA. If you are interested in performing at the Evanston Art & Big Fork Festival, email Lindsey at Lindsey@amdurproductions.com.
FORK: 2016 TBA. If you are interested in participating in the Evanston Art & Big Fork Festival, email Lindsey at Lindsey@amdurproductions.com.

Getting There

The festival is located at 800 Church St, Evanston, IL 60201

Questions?

Need more information? Call the office 847-926-4300 or email info@amdurproductions.com with any additional questions or requests.

Parking

If you plan on driving, click here for available parking

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2015 Evanston Art & Big Fork Music & Entertainment Line Up

Friday, September 18

5:00pm: Jeff Libman

7:00pm: Wedding Banned

Saturday, September 19

10:00am: Ham in the Grass

1:00pm: Million Dollar Quartet

3:00pm: Evanston School of Rock

5:00pm: Saturday June Band

7:00pm: Stache!

Sunday, September 20

10:00am: Cirrus Falcon

2:00pm: Verzatile

SOUND CHECKS WILL TAKE PLACE WITH RECORDED MUSIC PLAYING
*Subject to Minor Changes

2015 Evanston Big Fork Restaurant Line Up

boltwood crispy potatoes evanston

Boltwood

The Stained Glass

The Stained Glass

That Little Mexican Cafe

That Little Mexican Cafe

Smylie Brothers Brewing Co

Cafe Central

Mumbain Indian Grill

Mumbain Indian Grill

Giordano's Pizza

Giordano’s Pizza

Farmhouse

Farmhouse

Chef's Station

Chef’s Station

2016 Proudly Sponsored by:

2016 MUSIC YOU CAN MOVE TO

YOUTH ACTIVITIES

Spin Art, Coloring Creations and more! Plenty of activities for kids of all ages.
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ARTISTS APPLY TODAY

Artists may still apply after the regular application period by submitting the Late Application below. Late applications will be reviewed in house and artists will be applying for a wait list position. Artists are taken by wait list number and category openings.

SPONSOR THE FESTIVAL

Sponsor this art festival and gain exposure!

Contact Us Today! Call 847-926-4300 or email Info@AmdurProductions.com.

VIEW THE 2015 FESTIVAL ARTIST AWARDS

Exhibiting artist?

Check out the Exhibiting Artist General Info Page

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Amdur Productions | P.O. Box 550, Highland Park, IL 60035 | info@amdurproductions.com | Phone: 847-926-4300 | Fax: 847-926-4330

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