Chicago’s historic Edgewater neighborhood will become a celebration of all things North Side as flavorful cuisine, award-winning entertainment, and family fun take center stage during Edge Fest. Now in its fifth year, this annual event focus on all things Edgewater, with local musicians and vendors showcasing all that the exciting neighborhood has to offer. With an outdoor café setting, Edge Fest will be a one-of-a-kind experience unlike any other on the city’s North Side.
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Thorndale to Ardmore on Broadway St.
From CTA Trains
Edgefest is located at the intersection of Broadway and Thorndale. If you’re planning on taking the CTA train, the red line will drop you off a block west of the fest at its Thorndale stop.
From CTA Bus
CTA Bus # 36 conveniently drops you off near the event at bus stop Broadway/Elmdale.
Closest Express Way
If you’re planning on driving to the event from the south, Lake Shore Drive is your best bet. Take LSD all the way down to its Hollywood Avenue exit. Continue west on Hollywood until you hit Broadway St. Turning north onto Broadway will lead you to the event location.
2016 Event Photos
Applications: Apply Now!
Artists, Food, Merchants, Non-Profits
Application Deadline: June 9 ($50 Late Fee for any application turned in after deadline)
Acceptance Emails: June 16
Load In Details: August 2
*Please note: If you do not receive a “We have received your application OR You have been accepted/ denied” email. Double check that you wrote down the correct email address or contact us if you have any questions about the status of your application.
If emailing your application, please send as an attachment to: applications@StarEvents.com
If mailing your application, please mail to: StarEvents | 1609 W Belmont Ave | Chicago, IL 60657
Please click on icons below to download the applications.
IMPORTANT INFO: If you are applying as an ARTISAN or MERCHANT vendor, please submit at least 2 pictures of your artwork and/ or goods. Applications without will be rejected.