Artfest Michigan Ave

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Tribune Tower, 435 Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611


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Estimated attendance:  55,000


September 18-19, 2021


Event Details

SEPTEMBER 18, 2021 10AM-5PM SEPTEMBER 19, 2021 10AM-5PM
5th Annual artfest Michigan Avenue

Amdur Productions is excited to announce the return of one of its most popular events to the Magnificent Mile! For the fifth year in a row, Artfest Michigan Avenue will be held in downtown Chicago at the base of the iconic Chicago Tribune Building, 435 N Michigan Avenue. Showcasing the work of 70 juried artists from across the country in a wide variety of mediums, this “all-art” show will be held Saturday and Sunday from 10 am to 5 pm on both days. Admission is FREE for all attendees!

Click here to reserve your time slot for the show!

“Artfest Michigan Avenue has been incredibly successful year after year, and we’re so excited to return to this ideal downtown location,” says Amy Amdur, president of Amdur Productions, producer of Artfest Michigan Avenue. “I am so proud of the festival and the talented artists we’ve chosen and I know that the show will offer amazing art finds for all budgets.”

Artfest Michigan Avenue is the perfect destination for a late summer shopping experience, as there will be a multitude of art on display and available for purchase. From gorgeous glass and jewelry to functional wearables and sustainable, up-cycled artworks, the festival has something for everyone. Free admission for this two-day event, convenient access via public transportation and a nearby parking garage on E. Illinois Street, and a relaxing view of the Chicago River make this a must-go event this summer.

“There’s nothing quite like this unique art festival, as it gives both the downtown workforce and tourists in Chicago a taste of artists from all different mediums,” says Amdur.

FREE Admission! Click here to reserve your time slot!

Incredible artwork from artists around the country, right off famous Michigan Avenue!

The closest parking garage to the festival is 240 E Illinois St, Chicago, IL 60611, right behind the festival footprint!

Need more information? Call the office 847-926-4300 or email [email protected] with any additional questions or requests.

Artists, Please Note:

Amdur Productions proudly announces the 5th Annual ArtFest Michigan Avenue at Chicago’s famous Pioneer Court. This two-day fine art festival takes place on Chicago’s famous Michigan Avenue at the base of the iconic Chicago Tribune building overlooking the Chicago River. Admission to the festival is free and open to the public.

Michigan Avenue, also nicknamed The Magnificent Mile, is an upscale section of Chicago’s North Michigan Avenue. The street is Chicago’s largest shopping district, occupied by upscale stores, boutiques, restaurants, luxury retailers, residential and commercial buildings, financial services companies, and hotels. Tourists, residents, and area professionals pack the area daily.

Facts: In the area, residents have an average household net worth of over $790,000 and 38% of the residents have graduate degrees or higher. More than 44,000 vehicles pass by this location every day. The combination of wealth, education, and lots of foot and vehicle traffic make this location a great place to show and sell your art.

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