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A day of arts and eats: CrEATfest Chicago August 9th
August 9, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm$20
A day of arts and eats: CrEATfest Chicago on August 9th is a hands-on arts and food truck festival. You can expect everything from creative art activities and face painting, to music and dancing. There will also be tasty eats from food trucks featuring Asian fusion food by Yum Dum, lobster rolls by Da Lobster, cupcakes and more!
This family-friendly event benefits Changing Worlds; a Chicago-based non-profit organization that seeks to foster inclusive communities through oral history, writing and art programs that improve student learning, affirm identity and enhance cross-cultural learning. Changing Worlds offers students the chance to create through visual arts, theater and dance in order to better understand themselves and the world around them. Two trucks at the event will be dedicated to showcasing works done by young people in the programs.
Tickets start at just $7 for children ages 13 and under and $20 for adults. All proceeds from CrEATfest Chicago benefit Changing Worlds’ mission through in-school and after-school programs, teacher and teaching artist professional development and community engagement initiatives.
Come pay it forward with us at the Bridgeport Arts Center for CrEATfest Chicago on August 9th, 2015. Ticket information is below. We look forward to seeing you there!