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Lakeview East Festival of the Arts


  • Belmont and Broadway Chicago, IL (map)

The Lakeview East Festival of the Arts is Chicago’s premier fine art festival showcasing over 125 juried artists. In 2017 The festival was rated #1 Fine Arts Festival in Chicago, and #2 in the state of Illinois by AFSB. Each year the festival attracts over 45,000 attendees from all around Chicago, northwestern suburbs as well as patrons from all around the country. Every aspect of the festival, from artists to musicians to vendors and everything in between, is specifically selected by the Lakeview East Chamber of Commerce in order to bring the best to the heart of Lakeview. 

The Lakeview East Festival of the Arts features paintings, sculptures, photography, furniture, jewelry and more. These original pieces are for sale in a wide range of price ranges. In addition to the art, the Festival has become a center of activity for the weekend with live demonstrations, entertainment stages, family activities, local food and refreshments and an iconic garden oasis. The festival is located at the intersection of Belmont & Broadway. Go to www.lakevieweastfestivalofthearts.com for more information! 

Saturday, Sept. 9th
Festival of the Arts: 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Music: 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.*

Sunday, Sept. 10th
Festival of the Arts: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Music: 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.*

A suggested $5 donation benefits the Lakeview East Community Partership. These donations help fund public art, street beautification, free events such as the festival, local theater and more.