August 2 & 3, 2014
5900 N. Broadway at Thorndale Ave. | ChicagoSaturday 12-10PM| Sunday 12-9PM
Join us on August 2nd and 3rd for Edge Fest, a spectacular festival featuring some of Chicago’s best artists and award-winning entertainment. Edge Fest takes place in Edgewater, one of Chicago’s most diverse neighborhoods. This event will also feature local food from restaurants in the area to showcase some of the delicious cuisines in this unique neighborhood.
Families and pet-lovers, alike, will get the chance to show off their furry friends on Sunday, August 3rd. The Bark Bark Club, Edgewater’s hottest Doggie Day Care company, will be hosting a dog costume contest during the event beginning at 1:30 p.m.
Edgewater is bursting with authenticity, diversity, and character. Located along Lake Michigan’s shoreline on the City’s north side, the Chicago neighborhood is home to coffee shops, ice cream parlors, local theatres, comic book stores, charming retail shops, service providers, antique stores, and ethnic restaurants offering global cuisine. Explore streets like Granville, Devon, Broadway, Clark, Thorndale, Berwyn, and the historic district of Bryn Mawr, and experience our rich melting pot of cultures. Edgewater also offers great beaches, like Hollywood Beach, Osterman Beach, and Foster Beach. Edgewater is easily accessible by bike or CTA buses and the Red Line.
Proceeds from this community celebration will benefit the Edgewater Chamber of Commerce. Admission is a $5 suggested donation. The mission of the Edgewater Chamber of Commerce is to create and support a thriving business environment, contributing to a vibrant Edgewater community. The Edgewater Chamber of Commerce organizes and presents marketing, education, networking, and advocacy programs to increase commercial activity and strengthen existing businesses and Chamber members in the Edgewater community. Founded in 1984, the Edgewater Chamber is a 501(c)(6) nonprofit organization with approximately 225 members comprised of local businesses and nonprofits.