The annual Evanston Lakeshore Arts Festival will be held Saturday, Aug.1, and Sunday, Aug. 2, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at its original location, Dawes Park, located on Sheridan Road at Church Street. The event is free and open to the public.
The nationally recognized juried fine arts and crafts festival showcases work from more than 100 artists in 11 categories, including photography, jewelry, painting, wood, ceramics, and more.
Attendees will have the opportunity to meet artists and purchase their work, have fun at the Children’s Crafts Tent, and participate in a silent art auction.
Attendees will also enjoy various genres of live music, including classical, jazz, blues, Chicago swing, and Motown. To view a complete schedule of performances, see the city's website..