For the fourth year in a row the Bucktown Arts Fest brings art to the beer tent. Two standard choices of Bell’s Oberon Ale and Founders Mosaic Promise Pale Ale will be available all weekend. There will also be a rotating list of more than 20 other specialty brews that are available in limited supply.
We’re thrilled to announce the complete list of artists this year. Check out the artists and their websites ahead of our best year yet! A sampling:
As we prepare for the 31st year of the Bucktown Arts Fest, we’ve been privileged to reconnect with past Fests, courtesy of photos from one of the founders, Robert Smeltzer. Check out BAFs of the past, from 1984 to 1996:
We’re excited to announce the artists we’ve confirmed so far for #BAF31… coming to Bucktown in just over a month! Check out their websites and offerings to get ready for an unforgettable 2016 Bucktown Arts Fest: click here. We’ll be adding more artists as they are confirmed, as well as where you can find them at
The poetry contest is in full swing! All those 18 and under are invited to enter. Guidelines are available here. This year’s deadline is August 1, 2016–mark your calendars!