Apply for the 2017 fest

Calling all artists! Check out all the application details here.

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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 an artist?

See our 2016 artists and their websites here -- 2017 coming soon!

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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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(Most of the) 2016 Committee

Many Thanks, Bucktown

We had a great year at the Bucktown Arts Fest in 2016, through the downpour, the heat, and the few moments of breeze and clouds. A big thank you to our committee members who volunteer with heart, time, energy, and creativity to make it happen. Thank you to the talented artists who participate, and thank

Your 2016 Food Options

Deliciousness awaits.  Food options for this weekend’s fest!  Come hungry. Both Saturday and Sunday: Yum Dum Happy Lobster Ćevapčići Chicago’s Dog House Loop Juice DönerMen Hey Brothers Ice Cream Chicago Pizza Boss Pork and Mindy’s Jason Lemonade Kate&Jan Hot Dogs Joining us on Sunday: 5411 Empanadas Aztec Daves