Department Office Locations:
Cultural Affairs and Special Events
Chicago Cultural Center
78 E. Washington St., 4th Floor
Chicago, IL 60602
Maxwell Street Market
800 S. Desplaines St.
Chicago, IL 60607
The Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE) is dedicated to enriching Chicago’s artistic vitality and cultural vibrancy. This includes fostering the development of Chicago’s non-profit arts sector, independent working artists and for-profit arts businesses; providing a framework to guide the City’s future cultural and economic growth, via the 2012 Chicago Cultural Plan; marketing the City’s cultural assets to a worldwide audience; and presenting high-quality, free and affordable cultural programs for residents and visitors.
|Apr 23, 2015||Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events Announces Upcoming Theater and Dance Schedule for Summer/Fall 2015|
|Apr 14, 2015||The 30th Chicago Gospel Music Festival Schedule Announced with Artists Celebrating Gospel Music’s Chicago Roots in Millennium Park May 29-31|
|Apr 13, 2015||Up, Up and Away! 17th Annual Chicago Kids and Kites Festival Returns to Lincoln Park/Montrose Harbor on May 2|
|Mar 24, 2015||Chicago Legend Buddy Guy will headline 32nd Annual Chicago Blues Festival|
|Mar 18, 2015||Lake FX Summit + Expo FREE Pre-Registration opens March 18 as Full Schedule is Announced|
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