The Chicago Gold Coast Art Fair, the “Granddaddy of American Art Festivals,” will return to Grant Park’s Butler Field for its 60th year on Saturday, June 17 and Sunday, June 18! Hundreds of thousands of art enthusiasts travel to the Gold Coast Art Fair annually, making it one of the most well attended events around! This wonderful festival is FREE and open to the public, and the Gold Coast Art Fair showcases the work of 350 world-class artists as well as 20 emerging artists from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Exceptional artwork of all mediums, ranging in price from $25 to $25,000, will draw hundreds of thousands of art enthusiasts to Grant Park’s beautiful Butler Field.
Celebrate the summer season with an art-filled experience at the 60th annual Gold Coast Art Fair. Take in the art action with incredible demonstrations by artists, live music, and interactive art projects. Go for a spin on the Spin Art machine to create a masterpiece of spiraled and splashes of paint. Savor the summer sun and Chicago’s stunning skyline in the city’s iconic Grant Park.
Grant Park in Chicago
Corner of Monroe and Lake Shore Drive
Saturday, June 17 9, 2017 — 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Sunday, June 18, 2017 — 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Grant Park welcomes art vendors from around the world (painting, sculpture, jewelry and more) for some art in the park at the annual Gold Coast Art Fair. Saturday and Sunday, Butler Field, Grant Park; $5 suggested donation; www.cityofchicago.org.