BAF 2017: The Artists

Check out our 2017 artists and their websites here -- booth numbers coming soon!

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About Us Video

Find out what we're all about, with shots from our 30th Anniversary fest in 2015. #BAF30

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Looking for some music?

Get your main stage lineup here, featuring Amy Rigby, The Paranoid Style's first Chicago performance, and many more!

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Volunteer at the fest

With just a few hours of your time over the weekend, we can make a big impact throughout the year.

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2011 Bucktown Arts Fest

Rock the BAF Vote!

What’s the best fest in the country? The Bucktown Arts Fest! There is just one month left to help us tell the whole country. Please cast your vote and put us in the Top 10 from AmericanStyle Magazine! (They already say we’re the Chicago fest not to be missed!) [button link=”” color=”orange” newwindow=”yes”] Cast your vote

It’s Time for Apple Pie!

There’s nothing more American than a big slice of apple pie. And nothing more Bucktown than eating apple pie with your community. The 7th annual Bucktown Apple Pie Contest – the largest apple pie contest in the country – is one big day of big fun! LIVE MUSIC – FACE PAINTING – PONY RIDES –