July 24 - 25, 2021
Lyon School Grounds - Glenview, IL
Summer Outdoor Art Fair is always the last weekend in July. All original fine art. Hours of the fair are 11a to 5p on both days. Food from local vendor; children's activities, Youth Art Fair winner, Scholarship winner. Local music and dance.
September 4 - 7, 2020
Copernicus Center - Chicago, IL
The yearly Labor Day festival at Copernicus Center offers 4 days of non-stop Live Music, food, and fun! The largest Polish Fest in the USA. Four (4) stages & over 30 bands: rock, pop, jazz, dance, polka, world, & more. Great Polish Food, Polish Beer, & fest food. Also: Kid's Zone, Rides, inside Casino & full bar, plus daily special events! $5 to $10 - kids 12 & under FREE. Proceeds benefit the non-profit work of the Copernicus Foundation
September 6 - 7, 2020
Market Square - Lake Forest, IL
The nationally top rated Deer Path Art Fair on the Square, is held at historic Lake Forest Market Square and Western Avenue. The juried fine arts show features 160 artists representing a wide variety of design mediums in a wide variety of price points. Artists are selected from across the country and are present to meet and discuss their work and technique with the art patrons. A wonderful show in a beautiful setting!
September 12 - 13, 2020
Washington Park - Springfield, IL
#25P of Best Art Shows in the Country by Sunshine Artist Magazine! Artists selling original artwork & numbered series on the lawn of beautiful park setting - rain or shine. Art Spectacular is loved by art-buying community. Great artist amenities! Music provided by 67-bell carillon and invited local musicians. Free admission. Fundraiser for Rees Memorial Carillon. No pets - Only service animals allowed.
September 19 - 20, 2020
Downtown - Park Forest, IL
Annual fine art fair. First time artists must be juried. Applications on website. Second oldest juried fair in Chicagoland. Exceptionally artist-friendly. Breakfast and dinner for artists on Saturday. Volunteers provide water, assistance and relief all day, both days. All media welcome including painting, photography, glass and wood, jewelry, etc. Fair is promoted in print media, on-line and on WBBM (WBBM is during drive time).
October 3 - 4, 2020
Lake County Fairgrounds - Grayslake, IL
A Handmade juried Fine Arts and Craft Show. We showcase 270 indoor booths of quality hand-crafted items by exhibitors from 7 states. You'll find oil paintings, water colors, portraits, photography, ceramics, furniture, painted windows, pottery, carved wood pieces, stained glass, metal art, gourds and various home decor items. A quality show!
October 3 - 4, 2020
Downtown Courthouse Lawn - Oregon, IL
Autumn on Parade showcases the beautiful town of Oregon, Illinois. This year we will be celebrating our 50th Anniversary. The craft show is set up on the historic Ogle County Courthouse lawn and surrounding areas. The parade features more than 100 entries and will take place on Sunday at 1 p.m.
November 14 - 15, 2020
Sandwich High Schools, Sandwich Middle School,& Haskin Grade School - Sandwich, IL
Over 1500 visit this annual spring craft show at Sandwich High School, Middle School, & Lynn G Haskin Elementary schools to support the Sandwich Band Parents Association. Free school buses take visitors from each school, so park once and visit all of our locations. Every craft and art object is one-of-a-kind and handmade. The $5 one time entry fee can be paid at any school, find our coupon in the news paper and on our website or Facebook.
November 27 - 29, 2020
Cahokia Mounds Interpretive Center - Collinsville, IL
Fall Indian Market. A variety of arts, crafts and Native American products. Some types of products available: Original Oil Paintings, Watercolor Paintings, Sterling Silver and Natural Stone Jewelry, Beadwork, Pottery. Free Admission. Free Parking. Award-winning film, every hour. Work is from various tribal affiliations from throughout the United States. An opportunity for unique holiday shopping! We also have a gift shop with unique item
December 12 - 13, 2020
College of DuPage Gym - Glen Ellyn, IL
This is the 9th year for the December show, and our 29th year running craft shows at this facility. All craft categories are limited, and all products must be handmade. This show is heavily advertised with an extremely loyal customer base. Easy load in and out.
Events in Huntley, IL — upcoming
September 2020 (dates not updated)
Huntley Park District, Huntley, IL
Status: Updated 3/28/2019
This Illinois Festival will have Crafts, Commercial/Retail, Corp./Information and Antique/Collectibles exhibitors, and tba food booths. There will be 2 stages with Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Fri 5pm-11pm, Sat 10am-11pm, Sun 11am-7pm. This event will also include: beer tent, carnival rides, book sale, car and tractor show, kid's activities.