The lake provided the backdrop and nylon canopies the shade as art returned to the lakefront this weekend. Evanston's Lakeshore Arts Festival continues from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday at Dawes Park at Sheridan Road and Church Street.
With more scorching temperatures in the 90s forecast, the fountain in the lagoon and a cooling lake breeze should provide welcome relief from the heat for visitors to the Ethnic Arts Festival, which continues from noon
The art browsers are out in force this weekend for the Fountain Square Arts Festival downtown. There's also musical entertainment and a variety of opportunities for open-air dining. The festival runs until 9 p.m. today and from 10 a.m.