Festivals & Concerts

Festivals & Concerts

The City of Evanston's Cultural Arts Division staff manages two of the City's most popular summer festivals: the Evanston Lakeshore Arts Festival and the Evanston Ethnic Arts Festival. The parks are busy all summer with the 13 free Starlight Concert Series held at seven parks throughout Evanston, plus eight free "Starlight Movies in the Park" on select evenings.

2014 Evanston Festivals, Street Fairs & Concerts

Other fun events include the Zombie Scramble on November 1, Holiday Palooza on Nov. 21-22, and Downtown Evanston Walking Tours (Oct. 4, 18)
Please visit the City of Evanston calendar at cityofevanston.org/events for details about a wide variety of events.

Interested in performing at a City of Evanston summer concert or festival in 2015? Interested in being an artist or food vendor at the Ethnic or Lakeshore Arts Festivals?

Application forms for the 2015 season will be posted here on January 5, 2015.