Festivals

Food Truck Event

Friday, May 12, 2017 - 4:00pm - 7:00pm

Food Truck Event, please join us for dinner Friday May 12th at 2511 W. Logan Blvd.

You will enjoy some great food from Cheesies, The Fat Shallot, 5411 Empanadas, Bang Bang Pie, Revolution Brewing and New Belgium Brewing Company.

This event will kick off our 4th Annual Boulevard Bolt 5K. The run will take place the next day, Saturday May 13th at Humboldt Park, 9am start. For more information please visit our website.

Nelson Algren's Birthday Party! Sat. March 19th, Bloomingdale Arts Center

Saturday, March 19, 2016 - 8:00pm - 11:00pm

Celebrate the 107th birthday of Bucktown/Wicker Park's acclaimed novelist, Nelson Algren, author of "The Man With the Golden Arm" among other classics.

The Nelson Algren Committee's annual fund-raiser will take place this Saturday at 8:00 pm (doors open 7:30) at the Bloomingdale Arts Center, 2416 W. Bloomingdale, in the shadow of the "606."

Featured will be piano virtuoso Erwin Helfer, assorted local performers and speakers, and a special appearance by "Simone de Beauvoir," who shared a love-nest with Nelson in Miller Beach, Indiana.

"Ukrainian Festivities on the Eve of St. Andrew

Friday, December 12, 2014 - 7:00pm - 11:00pm

Celebrate the Eve of St. Andrew's with the Ukrainian National Museum. Learn about Ukrainian traditions, ancient rites and customs observed during the Ukrainian Festivities on the Eve of St. Andrew.

Join us for an unforgettable holiday – music, songs, dance and meet with our Ukrainian soothsayer. An interesting and varied program. Traditional Ukrainian Dinner, Auction and Entertainment. Ethnic attire encouraged.

The Ukrainian National Museum invites you to this enjoyable evening to be held on Fri., Dec. 12 at 7 p.m. at the Ukrainian Cultural Center, 2247 W. Chicago Ave.

Holiday Fest Fundraiser for Harmony House For Cats

Saturday, November 15, 2014 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Find purr-fect gifts for everyone on your shopping list at Harmony House for Cats' (HHC) Holiday Fest Fundraiser, 2914 N. Elston Ave.

Some of the treasures available are Harmony Houst-shirts and sweatshirts, our 2015 color calendar featuring the gorgeous cats of HHC, handcrafted jewelry, Thanksgiving and Christmas decor, Chicago’s finest catnip pillows and mats, and homemade baked goods. 

Admission is FREE for the event but sorry, your pet may not attend.

FALL FEST at St. John Berchmans

Saturday, September 27, 2014 - 10:00am - 4:00pm

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 27th
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
2511 W Logan

• A STAGE with continuous family entertainment.

• 17 BOOTHS including Face Painting/Tattoos, Beauty Booth, Mini-Manicures, Football Toss, Decorate-a-T-shirt, Spin Art, Photo Booth, Pumpkin Bowling, Golf Challenge, Cupcake Walk, Big slide, Bounce House, Egg Toss (adults and children) and many more.

• All activities are included in the price of the wristband.
       Prices are as follows: 1=$20, 2=$35, 3=$50, 4=$60

Ukrainian National Museum Annual Open House on Sat. Sept. 6 and Sun. Sept.7!

Saturday, September 6, 2014 - 1:00pm - Sunday, September 7, 2014 - 6:00pm

The Ukrainian National Museum invites you to their Annual Open House on Sat. Sept. 6 and Sun. Sept.7!

FREE ADMISSION DURING THE OPEN HOUSE! Visit the museum and tour the permanent exhibits.

You will also be able to view and purchase art from the current exhibit. Ukrainian children's books, embroidered t-shirts, pysanky, Ukrainian souvenirs and more are also for sale. You will also be able to purchase a special souvenir photograph of yourself in a “Ukrainian Home”.

Remix Chicago

Saturday, August 30, 2014 - 12:00pm - Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 10:00pm

Chicago’s Recycled Art Fair returns to Logan Square!

After the amazing success of last year, Remix Chicago is back for summer 2014, bringing all things reused and recycled to the thriving neighborhood of Logan Square this Labor Day weekend!

2nd Annual St. Al's Pig Roast - Fundraiser

Sunday, September 14, 2014 - 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Come and enjoy the afternoon in the Wicker Park Area - Admission is FREE

Location: Monsignor Thiele Center, 1510 N. Claremont Ave.

There will be free music, face painting, games, and other activities for the children.

There will be a Beer Garden for the adults, and low priced food and drinks for all.

Come join us!

Do Division Family Fun Fest

Saturday, May 31, 2014 - 12:00pm - Sunday, June 1, 2014 - 6:00pm

Do-Division Family Fun Fest is the premiere kid area of one of the City’s signature street festivals: Do-Division Street Fest.

The Family Fun Fest occupies one and one-half blocks on Hoyne Avenue between Division and Potomac and on Crystal between Hoyne and Damen. Sat. and Sun. from noon to 6pm.

Fourth Annual Ukrainian Village Winter Farmers Market and Artisan Fair

Saturday, November 23, 2013 - 10:00pm - Sunday, November 24, 2013 - 3:00pm

A free winter farmers market and artisan fair filled with vendors offering a wide variety of items, the 4th Annual Ukrainian event will be a good place to choose wonderful holiday gifts as well stocking up on some foods.

Filled with organic foods including local honey to paintings, scarves and jewelry, the two-day event will offer a wonderful variety of items to purchase. There will be family activities for children of all ages, including face painting and holiday crafts.

Each $2.00 raffle ticket puts you in the running for the latest iPad and an organic turkey!