CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - Jul 1, 2013) -
22nd Annual Chicago Tribune North Michigan Avenue Art Festival
Friday and Saturday, July 5 - 6, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sunday, July 7, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
WHERE: Pioneer Court on Michigan Avenue next to the Tribune Tower,
Navigational address: 435 N Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611
ADMISSION: Free and open to the public
The finest artists in the country will return to Downtown Chicago for the city's premier three-day summer art event, the 22nd Annual Chicago Tribune North Michigan Avenue Art Festival, slated for July 5 - 7, 2013. This celebration of the arts is consistently voted one of the top 100 outdoor-juried art festivals in the country by Sunshine Artist magazine.
"This event is a wonderful celebration of the arts," says festival promoter Howard Alan. "Chicago is a vibrant city with a true appreciation for the arts and we look forward to this show each year...perfect for art enthusiasts and collectors interested in new quality investments by emerging artists as well as the casual shopper."
An Art Giveaway will give festival patrons an opportunity to win artwork by artist Jennifer Ardolino. The prize, an original framed watercolor painting titled "Red Fantasy" valued at $1,200.00, will be on display at her booth throughout the weekend. To learn more about Jennifer Ardolino and explore her gallery visit her website at www.jaart.com. No purchase is necessary to participate in this giveaway.
The artists will line North Michigan Avenue, opposite the Wrigley building, along the Chicago River in their professional white-tented booths; they will be on site for the duration of the festival, available to discuss their art and inspiration.
About Howard Alan Events, Ltd.:
Howard Alan Events, a Florida-based company, presents art and craft shows throughout the country. For the past 28 years, Howard Alan Events has produced some of the nation's finest juried art shows, at more than 40 venues each year, including Alexandria King Street Art Festival (Alexandria, VA), Beaver Creek Art Festival (Beaver Creek, CO), and the Las Olas Art Fairs, (Fort Lauderdale, FL). Several shows are ranked in the top 100 in the country by Sunshine Artist magazine.
For additional information on the 22nd Annual Chicago Tribune North Michigan Avenue Art Festival and other Howard Alan Events art and craft shows across the country, visit www.artfestival.com.