Announcements

  • 2020 Fest Dates Announced The 19th annual Glenwood Ave Arts Fest will take place the weekend of August 14-16, 2020. Mark your calendars! Join us at the fest launch party, the Friday Night ...
    Posted Feb 4, 2020, 11:04 AM by GAAF Webmaster
  • Final 2019 Artist & Exhibitor List With some last minute changes to the Fest footprint, we're pleased to be able to welcome several waiting-list artists to participate this year!A complete listing of artists ...
    Posted Aug 12, 2019, 2:58 PM by GAAF Webmaster
  • Friday Night Cobblestone Jam - Blues Alley The 2019 Glenwood Ave Arts Fest is pleased to release the 2019 music schedule!   We're excited for three days of music featuring over 27 bands.The Fest kicks off ...
    Posted Aug 5, 2019, 10:05 AM by GAAF Webmaster
  • Artist Application Available The 2019 Glenwood Ave Arts Fest is now accepting applications for artists!  New this year, artists are welcome to display and sell on Friday night during the Cobblestone Jam from ...
    Posted Feb 4, 2020, 11:02 AM by GAAF Webmaster
  • 2019 Fest Dates Announced The 18th annual Fest will take place the weekend of August 16-18, 2019. Mark your calendars! Join us at the fest launch party, the Friday Night Cobblestone Jam, on ...
    Posted Mar 6, 2019, 8:33 AM by GAAF Webmaster
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The Glenwood Avenue Arts Fest (GAAF) is a free, weekend-long arts festival that features 100+ artists, open studios, and live entertainment on two outdoor stages.  View and purchase handmade artworks directly from the creators.  Enjoy free live music, performances, art demonstrations, street food and craft beer from local merchants on the cobblestone streets of the Glenwood Avenue Arts District in Chicago’s historic Rogers Park neighborhood.

The 19th annual Fest will take place the weekend of August 14-16, 2020

Join us at the fest launch party, the Friday Night Cobblestone Jam, on Friday from 6pm to 10pm and the artists' market on Saturday from 11am to 9pm and Sunday from 11am to 7pm.